“The window to prepare for this historic storm has closed as the time to hunker down is here.”
“The cold air is so widespread that you could travel nearly 2,000 miles from the Rio Grande on the Mexican border to the St. Lawrence River on the Canadian border entirely in winter storm warnings or watches.” CNN
- Cold air from the North Pole, pushed south, has brought this frigid temperatures. This is not a new phenomenon.
- Why It Matters: The at-time life-threatening cold conditions have caused a myriad of ripple effects including delays of: deliveries, flights and vaccine shipment in certain locations.
Good overview HERE: “polar vortex bring havoc to much of nation…”
by Jenna Lee,