Cold Air, Winds as Northeast Is Reminded it is Still Winter

Cold Air, Winds as Northeast Is Reminded it is Still Winter

FLASH: Spring arrives Wednesday, 20 March at 5:58p EDT. The northeastern United States will get a reminder that Winter is still in session with colder and blustery conditions in store this weekend and below-average temperatures forecast for several days next week. While far from the coldest conditions experienced over the Winter, the colder air coming […]

Winter Accounts for 21% of Car Accidents, Drivers Welcome Spring

Winter Accounts for 21% of Car Accidents, Drivers Welcome Spring

By Maxine Reiman Winter weather-related automobile accidents are a yearly concern for drivers across the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), winter-weather accidents account for more than 1.2 million or 21% of all crashes. On average, these accidents are responsible for roughly 5,000 deaths and more than 418,000 injuries each year. Illinois is […]

Vacation in Winter, It Is Cheaper

Vacation in Winter, It Is Cheaper

When you travel in the Winter places are emptier and the pace is slower, and prices are cheaper These are the things that greatly enhance your ability to really enjoy the local culture. For tourists who list natural beauty as a priority for traveling, I would say Winter has just as much to offer as […]

Pineapple Express Storm Covers California with Snow and Rain

Pineapple Express Storm Covers California with Snow and Rain

A Pacific storm system known as the “Pineapple Express” threatened to dump up to 8 ins of rain and 8 ft of snow on areas of California, raising risks of flooding and mudslides, meteorologists said Wednesday. “The Pineapple Express is no joke,” said a meteorologist with the National Weather Service’s Weather Prediction Center in College […]

Major Snow Storm Hit Northwest Again

Major Snow Storm Hit Northwest Again

Schools closed across Washington State as Winter snowstorms hammered the Northwest again as a larger weather system wreaked havoc in the region and brought snow to Hawaii. Seattle’s metro area had already been hit by 3 snow storms this month and the National Weather Service reports that Seattle-Tacoma International Airport has received 14.1 ins of […]

Huge Storm Hammering SoCal, Situation Dangerous

Huge Storm Hammering SoCal, Situation Dangerous

The 2nd in a wave of powerful storms is hammering California Saturday, shutting Key highways after water and mud rushed into lanes from bare hillsides in wildfire burn areas where thousands of residents were under evacuation orders. Flash flood warnings were issued for huge swaths of Southern California and forecasters said the system brought more […]

Some US Ski Resorts Off the Beaten Path

Some US Ski Resorts Off the Beaten Path

Here is a list of US ski resorts that are off the beaten path and not spartan. Crystal Mountain Resort, Washington Less than 2 hours from Seatac International Airport, Crystal Mountain Resort offers accessible affordability, with daily lift tickets as low as $47. Moguls are a mainstay of advanced runs here on the flanks of Mt. Rainier, but the […]

Some of the World’s Winter Wonderlands

Some of the World’s Winter Wonderlands

The US plains and MidWest is seeing freezing weather in epic proportions. It is hard to find charm in extremes of any kind, but Winter has a way of visually transforming places into amazing new landscapes. So, in this frame we found some places on Earth that are at their best when in iced and covered with […]

America’s Mid-west in a Deep Freeze, Global Warming?

America’s Mid-west in a Deep Freeze, Global Warming?

President Trump took a jab at global warming late Monday, urging it to “come back fast” as temperatures are set to dip to way below freezing in the Midwest. “In the beautiful Midwest, windchill temperatures are reaching minus 60 degrees, the coldest ever recorded,” President Trump tweeted. “In coming days, expected to get even colder. People […]

Huge Weekend Snowstorm Spreading East

Huge Weekend Snowstorm Spreading East

A weekend snowstorm, which may be the biggest of the season for many cities, will slow down travel in the mid-Atlantic, while a wintry mix causes disruptions farther South. A long-duration winter storm is foreseen for parts of West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and North Carolina. Snow is forecast to spread quickly eastward with the […]

Winter Weather Blankets Southern States 

Winter Weather Blankets Southern States 

Winter Weather Blankets Southern States North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper warned that the state anticipated the storm could cause up to 500,000 power outages. A winter storm unleashed snow and freezing rain on large swath of the southern United States Saturday and threatened to bring treacherous conditions to the East Coast. Approximately 25-M people in […]

When Skiing is Not Enough in the Winter

When Skiing is Not Enough in the Winter

When Skiing is Not Enough in the Winter Skiing and snowboarding dominate the Winter sports activity lists, there is a whole lot of other activities that will tempt you to get out and enjoy this picturesque time of the year. From running in the North Pole to spotting exotic animals and whizzing across snowy fields at […]

Ankle the Winter Blizzards and Head for the Sun

Ankle the Winter Blizzards and Head for the Sun

Ankle the Winter Blizzards and Head for the Sun The American Psychological Association has declared the seasonal depression, officially known as Seasonal Affective Disorder or SAD is real. It happens when the days get shorter and the weather gets colder, making some people feel symptoms similar to depression. The solution: Get some Sun! This does […]

Take a Hike this Winter

Take a Hike this Winter

Take a Hike this Winter Hiking is a perfect activity to enjoy alone, with friends or family in the Winter and you can avoid the snow. It is also ideal for shedding Winter blues, breathing in the crisp air of the countryside and seeing stunning landscapes in a different light, the light is different. If […]

Major Snow Storms Hitting Central and Eastern US

Major Snow Storms Hitting Central and Eastern US

Major Snow Storms Hitting Central and Eastern US A major storm will combine snow and increasing wind to create a swath of blizzard conditions from the High Plains Saturday night to part of the Mississippi Valley on Sunday and the Great Lakes region Monday. While millions of people who had few problems heading to their […]

In These Places It Is Summer 12 Months a Year

In These Places It Is Summer 12 Months a Year

In These Places It Is Summer 12 Months a Year Sweeping cold fronts, freezing rain and the 1st snowfalls of the year are hitting destinations across the Northern Hemisphere, and the idea of escaping to a warmer front is on many peoples minds. And Yes there are lovely places untouched by these falling temperature. Now, […]

Aspen Colorado, a ‘Wonderland’ All Year Round

Aspen Colorado, a ‘Wonderland’ All Year Round

Aspen Colorado, a ‘Wonderland’ All Year Round  | e Aspen where the cowboy spirit of the Wild West meets high-end glitz and glamour. Cowboys and ski bums and bunnies mingle alongside Business, Hollywood elites and extreme sports enthusiasts. They come together to enjoy some of the most breathtaking natural scenery in the US from snow capped […]

Snowing in Chicago, Cubs Postpone Home Opener

Snowing in Chicago, Cubs Postpone Home Opener

Snowing in Chicago, Cubs Postpone Home Opener The Chicago Cubs rescheduled their home opener to Tuesday at Wrigley Field due to freezing temperatures and accumulating snow Monday. The only team in the majors yet to play at home this season, the Cubs decided at 11:00a Monday to wait another day to host the Pittsburgh Pirates. […]

Heavy Storms and Flooding to Sweep East Coast

Heavy Storms and Flooding to Sweep East Coast

Heavy Storms and Flooding to Sweep East Coast People across the East Coast are preparing for a major Nor’Easter to hit the region. Heavy rain, intermittent snow and high winds with gusts exceeding 50 mph are expected as the storm moves up the Eastern seaboard, beginning in New York on Thursday evening. The Governor of […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Did Not Test in the Snow

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Did Not Test in the Snow

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Did Not Test in the Snow $RACE Wednesday, the 3rd session of Y 2018 pre-season F1 testing started 3 hrs late following overnight snow, and the wintry conditions prevented any meaningful running all day. Ferrari did not run in the snow. With the poor weather predicted in advance, some teams began lobbying for a […]

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Scheduled to Test Tuesday in Spain

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Scheduled to Test Tuesday in Spain

F1: Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Scheduled to Test Tuesday in Spain $RACE Sebastian Vettel, runner-up to MercedesAMG’s Lewis Hamilton last year, is scheduled to test drive for the Scuderia Tuesday, when Spain’s weather service forecast colder temperatures and the possibility of snow. Defending champion Lewis Hamilton managed to get in 25 laps before the weather turned […]

Eiffel Tower Closed, Snow and Freezing Rain Covers ‘City of Lights’

Eiffel Tower Closed, Snow and Freezing Rain Covers ‘City of Lights’

Eiffel Tower Closed, Snow and Freezing Rain Covers ‘City of Lights’ The Eiffel Tower was closed and French authorities told drivers in the Paris region to stay home Friday as snow and freezing rain pummeled parts of the country that are ill-prepared for the wintry weather. The company that manages France’s most-visited monument said the […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 812Superfast Motors in the Italian Alps

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 812Superfast Motors in the Italian Alps

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) 812Superfast Motors in the Italian Alps $RACE If you are in the Italian Alps, you know it is Winter. And, as you may imagine, car aficionados are taking full advantage of the snow. And while the Snow means you can easily play with any kind of sled or car, there are not too […]

California’s Winter Snowfall Will Have Some Ski Resorts Open til August

California’s Winter Snowfall Will Have Some Ski Resorts Open til August

California’s Winter Snowfall Will Have Some Ski Resorts Open til August Yes, it’s June, but in some parts of California, it  is still a Winter Wonderland,  it’s a Dream Summer for Skiers and Snowboarders! The unusually high snowfall from the many storms that hit the western mountains over the Winter is still on the ground, in […]

Traveling Cross Country in the Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) GTC4Lusso

Traveling Cross Country in the Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) GTC4Lusso

Traveling Cross Country in the Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) GTC4Lusso $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is a maker of dream cars, rarely has it or does it compromise. When if an SUV was in its future, Ferrari said No. But, it did went ahead with the GTC4Lusso and there are none that would hesitate find themselves into the driver’s […]

The Biggest Storms in 5 years Hit Southern California

The Biggest Storms in 5 years Hit Southern California

The Biggest Storms in 5 years Hit Southern California Southern California cleaned up Saturday after its biggest storm in 5 years unleashed a waves of rain and snow that killed at least 3 people and triggered flooding, mudslides, high winds and power outages, officials said. Vital highways and railways were shut down and sinkholes opened on […]

Snow, Rain, Wind, Severe Weather Across the US

Snow, Rain, Wind, Severe Weather Across the US

Snow, Rain, Wind, Severe Weather Across the US Travel ranging from daily commutes to cross-country could be affected by a significant storm in the central and eastern United States next week. A major storm with heavy rain, ice, snow, gusty winds and the potential for severe weather is likely next week in the central and […]

California Now 60% Drought-Free For The 1st Time in Many Years

California Now 60% Drought-Free For The 1st Time in Many Years

California Now 60% Drought-Free For The 1st Time in Many Years More than 60% is officially drought-free, State officials reconsider mandatory conservation measures. After many, many years of brown lawns, and millions of dead trees, California has reached a point where most of the state is officially drought-free. The state’s snowpack is now at 193% […]

Northeastern US in Dangerous Deep Freeze

Northeastern US in Dangerous Deep Freeze

Northeastern US in Dangerous Deep Freeze Low temperatures and high winds have the Northeastern US in a deep freeze this weekend Dangerous wind chills of -20 to 30 below Zero in parts of the region made for some crippling conditions Friday. “You are talking about 30 degrees below normal highs. That is pretty darn cold,” […]

Traveling in Switzerland

Traveling in Switzerland

Traveling in Switzerland Switzerland has enough natural beauty to nourish the senses and feed the soul, says Tina Junday It feels as though Switzerland has a bit of everything. From the foothills of Bernese Oberland to Lucerne’s lake-side promenades, you can revel in the sounds of Swiss history, savour the crisp fresh air and marvel […]

Raging Wildfires Force Evacuations in Western Canada

Raging Wildfires Force Evacuations in Western Canada

Raging Wildfires Force Evacuations in Western Canada Massive Fort McMurray wildfires torching 750+ hectares Wildfires causing evacuation notices for hundreds in Alberta and BC, Canada, as crews continue to battle several blazes and experts say the dry temperatures could make for a long and brutal fire season. A wildfire raging in Fort McMurray prompted mandatory […]

Houston, Texas hit with Another Historic Flood

Houston, Texas hit with Another Historic Flood

Houston, Texas hit with Another Historic Flood The Big Q: Why has the US been hit by major even historic flood after another recently? The flooding that is hammering the City of Houston, Texas is the 8th historic flood in the US since the end of September. The Texas city’s officials have labeled the flooding […]