Latest News for: Ice conditions


Hearing shines spotlight on depleted US icebreaker fleet in the arctic

The Hill 30 Nov 2023
Gautier argued that regardless of the conditions near the Arctic region, the Coast Guard will need machinery that is capable of ice-breaking. “Wherever there’s ice, we're going to need an ice-breaking capability to give it access to the places that we need to go to provide Coast Guard services,” Gautier said.

Road users told to be wary of icy conditions as yellow weather warnings issued

ITV 30 Nov 2023
Road users are being warned of icy conditions as the Met Office issued snow and ice yellow alerts for large areas of Scotland, England and Northern Ireland amid plummeting temperatures ... It is also advising of the chance of disruption to road, bus and rail networks – with ice patches forming on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths.

A climber tumbled hundreds of feet down Oregon’s highest peak. Volunteer rescuers happened to see ...

Auburnpub dot com 30 Nov 2023
“I can only guess it was either an ice tool or a crampon (the steel spikes on climbing boots) that didn’t land and stick like it should have and I became detached from the mountain.” ... In a statement after the rescue, Portland Mountain Rescue warned of the dangerous winter conditions at the mountain.

Milaca woman killed in crash in Sherburne County

Duluth News Tribune 30 Nov 2023
SHERBURNE COUNTY, Minn. A Milaca woman was killed Wednesday, Nov. 29, in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 169 in Sherburne County ... The road conditions were snow/ice ... ]]> .

Column: Tennis elbow vs. golfer’s elbow via AI

Maryville Daily Forum 30 Nov 2023
Please read this and learn about these elbow conditions ... These two conditions, while sharing similarities, have distinct characteristics that set them apart ... This condition is not exclusive to tennis players; it can affect anyone engaged in activities that involve gripping and repetitive arm movements.

Drivers urged to use their air-con during the WINTER

The Daily Mail 29 Nov 2023
Former car salesman Peter Leverton, who goes by Lev Films Cars online, say this change in habit can help de-mist and de-ice your car while also making sure the air conditioning is working when summer comes back around ... 'But what it won't do with the air conditioning off is de-mist the car as well, or de-ice the car.'.

Joe's Fishing Hole: Get outdoors for late fall fishing

Elko Daily Free Press 29 Nov 2023
However, as the air temperatures dropped, water temperatures dipped quickly into the 30s with ice starting to form in the coves and the cooler parts of area lakes ... Water/ice conditions here are similar to those at South Fork ... With the recent precipitation there is snow and ice along the shorelines making for slippery fishing conditions.

Ice warnings across most of Ireland as Met Éireann issues yellow alert for Thursday evening

The Irish Times 29 Nov 2023
Similar warnings in place for Northern Ireland as frost and ice expected ... Temperatures on Thursday night are set to drop to minus 3 degrees, prompting warnings for freezing conditions across the island ... “Frost and ice will cause hazardous travelling conditions,” Met Éireann said.

Van Beek: Drivers Ed for the invincible

Vail Daily 29 Nov 2023
While most of us consider ourselves to be experts at driving in ice and snow, the fact is that the highway is littered with many experts whose self-confidence was outweighed by their actual skillset … and black ice is no one’s friend ... The rubber of a snow tire is softer, allowing it to grip the road and snow and ice better.

Snow and ice warning amid plunging temperatures as minus 7.2C recorded

AOL 29 Nov 2023
Motoring organisation RAC urged drivers to “ensure they’re winter ready as some get their first real taste of snow and ice”, while the forecaster warned that wintry conditions could lead to icy patches on untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths, ...

Patrick Kane says he could make his Red Wings debut as soon as next week ...

Niagara Gazette 29 Nov 2023
7 and Ottawa on Dec ... “Just the chemistry we’ve had on the ice the last couple of years in Chicago there (and) he’s become one of my better friends around the league off the ice,” Kane said of DeBrincat ... “I still feel good as far as how I feel on the ice and my conditioning and I don’t feel like I’m getting old or anything like that in that regard ... .

Snowfall keeps some at home

Tri-County Tribune 29 Nov 2023
Slick and potentially dangerous driving conditions kept many people off the roads on Sunday where they enjoyed the winter weather from the comfort of inside their homes ... USD 382 Pratt did hold a two-hour delay as bitter cold, forecast to be below 10 degrees, could have created dark ice situations and dangerous driving conditions.

Amber cold weather health alert issued for northern England

The Guardian 29 Nov 2023
... England as snow and ice brought hazardous travel conditions across the UK.

Burger King's menu brings back a comfort food take on the Whopper

Tyler Morning Telegraph 29 Nov 2023
The holiday season includes all sorts of comforting, familiar flavors. For some people, that means getting a chance to have some home cooking as people gather for traditional holiday meals.� ... Related ... Fast food, in many ways, fits that bill ... It's easy to justify after a long day spent shopping and braving snow, ice, and other miserable conditions.�.