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Stay safe during blizzards.

10 unexpected items that can help you during a blizzard

Aside from obvious emergency kit necessities like food, water, and first aid supplies, everyday items can also be helpful in a blizzard.

10 of the biggest blizzards to ever hit the US

The Knickerbocker Storm, the Storm of the Century, Snowmageddon — it's the blizzards that earn titles that do the most damage.
Everyone should carry an avalanche beacon when they're out hiking or skiing in snowy conditions; it can send and receive signals even under several feet of snow.

7 essential pieces of avalanche safety gear you should always have and know how to use before going up a snowy mountain

Just because it's spring doesn't mean the snow season is over for some parts of the US. Stay safe with these kinds of safety gear.
NOAA captures satellite imagery of a mid-latitude cyclone forming over the central US.

A bomb cyclone has impacted 25 US states, causing flooding, white-out conditions, and power outages — here’s what that is

The recent bomb cyclone moving across the US grounded 1,300 flights, left 84,000 homes without power, and killed at least one person.

American, United, JetBlue, and Southwest cancel hundreds of flights as a major snowstorm slams the Northeastern US

American, JetBlue, Delta, United, Southwest, and others waive rebooking fees at affected airports as a major snowstorm hits Northeast US.

Thousands of flights canceled as winter weather slams both coasts

Delays in Toronto hit more than four hours, while Chicago, Detroit, and New York also faced rising cancellations and delays.
Frank Lettiere's eyebrows and eye lashes are frozen after walking along Lake Michigan's ice-covered shoreline as temperatures dropped to -20 degrees F (-29C) on January 30, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.

The US is suffering through a polar vortex. Paradoxically, we may have global warming to thank for that.

The US has been hit with frigid temperatures. But the frequency of these polar-vortex events might be increasing due to climate change.
A mail delivery person pulls her cart through the snow in Brooklyn, New York.

The US Postal Service is suspending mail delivery in more than 100 ZIP codes because of the life-threatening polar vortex

Mail delivery will be suspended Wednesday in parts of Chicago, Michigan. Indiana, Ohio, Nebraska and more.

Over 1,500 flights cancelled as winter weather wreaks havoc on US’s busiest airports

Most of the cancellations were in Chicago and Atlanta, but New York and Boston were also facing delays Tuesday as a polar vortex sweeps the US.

10 photos show the beauty and danger of the ‘mammoth’ winter storm that pummeled parts of the US Southeast with over 1 foot of snow

A massive storm is pelting southern states with freezing rain, snow, and ice, leaving over 300,000 people without power across the Carolinas.