Arctic

  • Eastern U.S. Winter: Snowy & Cold

    3/23/14 8:52 PM Comment

    The last 3 months can definitely be hailed as the winter that just wouldn’t quit. The biggest highlight was above average snowfall. Not just in Washington but all across the East.

  • Persistent below-zero temps visit Midwest again

    1/27/14 11:42 PM

    Arctic air is expected to bring in another deep freeze in the D.C. area after sending wind chills plummeting to minus 40 degrees in some places across the Midwest. School was canceled in Chicago and other areas.

  • Major Arctic Blast Heading for D.C.

    1/5/14 7:25 PM Comment

    An Arctic plunge is about to swoop across the Mid-Atlantic, driving in the coldest weather since the late 1980s in some cases.

  • Winter weather: Arctic blast hits West

    12/5/13 7:17 AM

    Some people have chosen to retreat indoors as an arctic blast sweeps across the Northern Plains. And the blowing snow and single digit temperatures in North Dakota and across Montana Wednesday won't be the worst of it.

  • Extreme weather: The new normal?

    3/28/13 12:09 PM Comment

    Is the weather getting more extreme in general? Bob Ryan takes a look at the recent fluctuations in weather and explains it all.

  • Where are the 2011 North Poles? Right here! (MAP)

    12/23/11 2:37 PM Comment

    See where Santa is coming from this year in this neat map showing the geographic and magnetic North Poles.