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Road Trip from Hell

After a great week at the beach we returned home via the road trip from hell. This complete road trip disaster included:


It aint snowin wicked hahd, just kinda hahd

The TV weathahman said it was gonna snow today and when I woke up this mawnin I seen that he was right fowa once in his life. 193 more words


What do you do when you're caught in a whiteout in Manitoba?

The horizon has disappeared and the landscape is completely distorted by snow.

It’s what happens when a driver is caught in a whiteout and blowing snow has reduced visibility to next to zero. 353 more words


Freezing rain warning issued for B.C. Southern Interior

Freezing rain can be expected Tuesday morning in a vast area of the B.C. Southern Interior, according to a warning issued by Environment Canada.

“An approaching Pacific system will spread warm, moist air over a thin layer of arctic air trapped in the southern interior valleys Tuesday morning,” the warning stated at 10:05 p.m. 162 more words


Winter is a good time to worry, especially if you are a parent

When I was younger, I couldn’t understand why my father would worry so much about my siblings and me.

If it was snowing and I was working late at the grocery store, for example, he would want me to go straight home after work. 728 more words


Slow down: Tips on driving safe in the winter

Montreal winter is in full swing and so far, it’s already brought plenty of variable weather — snowstorms, freezing rain and near arctic temperatures.

At times, a perfect storm of tricky driving conditions. 267 more words


When the Weather Outside is Frightful, Driving Can Be, Too!

By Brad Galvan, American Red Cross Communications Volunteer

When wintry conditions strike, it can make for treacherous travel.  Follow these suggestions for staying safe so you can get over the river and through the woods this winter. 494 more words