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Pace and Extent of Greenland Ice Sheet Growth Highest Since 1981

Data from the Danish Meteorological Institute (DMI) shows Greenland 2022-2023 fall/winter season is off to its fastest growth since 1981. The DMI reports that the ice loss during the summer...

Nepal’s Climbing Season Hampered by Heavy Snow

Explorersweb.com reports that heavy snow in the Himalayan mountains hampered the climbing season in Nepal. “This has been a strange climbing season in Nepal,” writes Explorersweb.com. “Bad weather and lots...

Canada Prairies Expecting Signifcant Snowfall

The Weather Network writes: Incoming winter storm set to deliver significant snow to some across the Prairies this week. A swath of 10-30 cm of snow is forecast from southern...

Cold Storm to Hit Northern California Mountains with Snow This Week

The Sacramento Bee reports: A few inches of snow are anticipated Tuesday and Wednesday across the Sierra Nevada from east of Fresno to the Oregon border, including the Lake Tahoe...

North and South Korea Get an Early Freeze

The Korea Herald reports that Seoul, South Korea recently experienced its lowest temperatures for mid-October in 66 years. The Korea Herald wrote: Temperatures dropped sharply across the country over the...

Heavy Snow, Below Zero Temperatures Result in Road Closures Across Northern India

Image: Mughal road closed for traffic after heavy snowfall at Pir ki Gali - JammuBulletin. Temperatures plunged below freezing beginning in Mid-October in the Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory in...

Despite the Calendar, Spring Has Yet to Arrive in Argentina

Argentina’s National Weather Service (Servicio Meteorológico Nacional) issued a tweet headlined “Extreme Temperatures Around The World,” on October 23. “More and more cold spells in this South American spring, which...

Winter Storm Warning Issued for Colorado Accompanying the State’s First Significant Snow Event

KUSA 9 News in Denver reports the National Weather Service (NWS) issued Winter Storm Warming from Saturday through Monday night. The state faces the first significant snow of the...

Winter Weather Warning, Consecutive Snow Days for Idaho

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather watch entering past weekend for eastern Idaho, predicting the first extended snow fall of the season over much of the state. “We...

Cold Temperature Records Set in Alabama as Early Freeze Hits

WVTM 13 meteorologist Jason Simpson reports temperatures in and around Birmingham, Alabama went below freezing on October 19 and 20, setting cold temperature records for those dates in several...

Fires in Atlanta Attributed to Homeless Responding to Early Extreme Cold

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the arrival of unusually cold temperatures, weeks earlier than normal, likely led to inappropriate fires being set that burned down several abandoned buildings in the...

100 Million People in the U.S. Experienced Frost and Freeze Alerts from Cold Wave

Above: United States map showing temperature departures from normal on Wednesday morning. Image from Weatherbell.com NBC News reports in November-like chill places 100 million people under frost and freeze alerts: “More...

“Cold Snap” Brings Cold Unusually Cold Temperatures to the Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) Metropolitan Area a Month Ahead of Schedule

The Dallas Morning News/NBC 5 Weather report that a “cold snap” has delivered the coldest temperatures this fall to North Texas. “This morning is the coldest morning so far this...

Kansas City Experiences Cold Mid-October, Temperatures in the 20’s

KCTV 5 reports the Kansas City metropolitan area is seeing the first signs of winter with the arrival of a “cold blast.” “A steady cold air mass has finally settled...

Detroit Braces for Snow from Cold Front, Upper Peninsula Receives More than a Foot of Snow

NewsRadio WWJ 950 reports a cold front accompanied by high winds might result in some Michiganders losing power and residents of Detroit seeing their first now of the year. Although...

Des Moines Sets New Cold Temperature Record

The Des Moines Register reports, Des Moines set a new cold temperature record for October 18. The temperature recorded at the the Des Moines International Airport at 6:54 am Tuesday...

Winter Weather Advisory and First Snowfall for Chicago and Northwestern Indiana

As various news outlets warn of a pending cold front this week that is expected to bring record setting cold across much of the mid-west, southeast, and northeastern parts...

Huge Cold Wave to Hit Midwest, Eastern States This Week

The first real taste of winter looks to be headed towards most every state east of the Mississippi river this week. The latest computer projections show subfreezing temperatures as...

Despite Fears of Lack of Snow for Skiing, Ski Resort Operators are Expecting a Good Year

In 2014, The New York Times (NYT) ran an opinion piece by Porter Fox, titled "The End of Snow?" Another more recent story in the NYT titled Here’s How Climate...

Below Freezing Temperatures and Snowfall Widespread Across Inland Alaska and North Western Canada

A review of the weather and snow maps provided by Snow-forecast.com show well below freezing temperatures are common across much of inland Alaska, and the North West and West...

AccuWeather Reports Respite from “Cool Spell” Is Likely To Be Short-Lived

AccuWeather reports a volatile weather pattern for much the North Eastern United States and the Great Lakes region could bring significant temperature swings. According to AccuWeather, temperatures over the weekend...

Baltic Nations Experience Unusually Cold September

Electroverse reports that Baltic nations uniformly experienced below average temperatures for the month of September. “September 2022 in Latvia was very cold — record-challenging, in fact,” reports Electroverse. “The average...

Rare Spring Snow Shuts Down Roads in New Zealand

The Otago Daily News reports New Zealanders experienced unexpected weather going into the third week of spring: below zero temperatures, freezing rain, and snow. The winter like weather resulted...

Unseasonably Cold Temperatures Arrive Across Maryland and Pennsylvania

Unseasonably cold weather has come early to large swaths of Pennsylvania and Maryland, and it’s likely to get colder still in the week ahead, report WHTM ABC 27 in...

New Cold Record Set in Washington, D.C. on October 4th

Fall got off to a record setting cold start this week in Washington, D.C., with the The Washington Post’s “CAPITAL WEATHER GANG” reporting that October 4th’s daily high temperature...