This week the temperatures plummeted towards -30 degrees Celsius. I saw my friends posting weather reports on my social media: ironically it was warmer in the Arctic than in southeastern Canada. 815 more words
Tags » Hypothermia
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say the storms and freezing temperatures this past week in Tennessee caused 21 deaths, including 11 attributed to hypothermia.
Gov. Bill Haslam elevated Tennessee on Saturday to a higher level state of emergency, meaning hard-hit areas may be eligible for state and federal assistance. 69 more words
I have joked about the weather weenies here in Nashville, but I overlooked just how dangerous these conditions can be — and have been — when they occur as rarely as they do in Nashville. 386 more words