Winter Weather

Winter Weather


National Weather Service
Maps, terms, forecasts, links to dozens of other sites. Winter Central
Forecasts, safety resources and more.

The Old Farmer’s Almanac Weather History
From this page you can find out what the weather was like for any of 1,500 locations around the United States or Canada on any date from 1994 to the present.

National Snow and Ice Data Center
Stats, terms and resources galore!

University of Illinois Winter Storm Resource Center

Accuweather Winter Storm Center
Latest snow conditions for all major North American ski and snowboard areas. Just click on the state or area of Canada you want. Winter Weather Preparedness

CDC: Preparing for a Winter Storm

Consumerist: Winter Storm Checklist What to Do If You’re Caught in a Winter Storm

NY Times: How to Stay Safe if Trapped in a Car During a Snowstorm

Wisebread: Winter Driving Safety Kit

Car and Driver: How to Prepare for Being Stuck in Your Car in a Winter Storm

Mayo Clinic: Frostbite Diagnosis and Treatment

American Academy of Dermatology: How to Prevent and Treat Frostbite Frostbite Treatments
A great checklist of treatments.

Popular Science: What is a Cyclone Bomb?

Earther: What is the Bomb Cyclone About to Hit the East Coast?

Scientific American: What is a Bomb Cyclone?
Cool tips on how to winterize your bike in the snow, etc.

Basics of El Nino and El Nina

MedlinePlus: Winter Weather Emergencies

Regular weather updates, including maps.

Intellicast’s U.S. Satellite Photo
Weather data from 1994-present.

The Weather Network

Chronological Listing of Early Weather Events
Provides a weather resource for years 0 A.D. to 1900 A.D. This weather chronology is now in its third revision. It is 580 pages long and the pdf file is 9.4 MB, so be a little patient in downloading file.

Journalist’s Resource: Research on Snow Shovel-Related Injuries

National Research Council: America’s Climate Choices

National Climatic Data Center
Up-to-date weather data.
In-depth coastal forecasts.

Vox: 3 Tips to Walk on Ice – Walk Like a Penguin


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