Florida Freeze Snaps Weather Records

Florida Freeze Snaps Weather Records

February 13, 2012

The Sunshine State was shivering cold over the weekend, with temperatures falling far below freezing during the state’s first blast of winter.

The winter has been wimpy for most of the continental United States until recently. But a strong cold front moved through Florida this past Friday (Feb. 11) and snapped the state back into the reality of winter. The cold plunge turned Florida frigid, and a few weather records fell with the temperatures. Freeze warnings were issued, snow birds complained, and people across the state (gasp!) put on jackets.

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Record cold snap grips Korea for second day

Record cold snap grips Korea for second day

February 2, 2012

Freezing weather across Korea burst water meters and disrupted a transport line as the country grappled with an unusually severe cold spell on Thursday.

Temperatures fell to minus 17 C, a 55-year low for February weather, in Seoul and to the lowest level since meteorological records began in some regions of the country in the morning, the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) said.

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Blizzard Dumps Snow on Copenhagen as Leaders Battle Warming

Blizzard Dumps Snow on Copenhagen as Leaders Battle Warming

December 17, 2009

Dec. 17 (Bloomberg) — World leaders flying into Copenhagen today to discuss a solution to global warming will first face freezing weather as a blizzard dumped 10 centimeters (4 inches) of snow on the Danish capital overnight.

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Columbia Basin: Polar front bringing record lows

Polar front bringing wind, record lows

October 8, 2009

…Gusty winds Friday are likely to be followed by record lows in the upper teens and lower 20s Friday and Saturday nights…

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Fulham v Blackburn called off as cold weather hits fixtures

Fulham v Blackburn called off as cold weather hits fixtures

10 Jan 2009

Referee Rob Styles deemed a small area of the Craven Cottage pitch was unplayable and decided a postponement was the only option.

It means two of today’s scheduled Premier League matches are off after this morning’s postponement of Portsmouth v Manchester City, due to a frozen pitch at Fratton Park, following overnight temperatures of -7 degrees Celsius.

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