11th November - Today's News: First Winter Storm for US
As dubbed by the Weather Channel, winter storm Astro: nearly 400 accidents reported in Minnesota; wisconsin roads covered in snow.
Polar vortex: the misused weather term of 2014 - good to see the US media correcting the ignorance of their colleagues!
In Italy, two missing in new flood emergency
Southern Sweden had 201 days of summer this year - nearly 50 more than usual
New leaflet gives walkers and climbers avalanche advice - and a well written piece on the snow that survived summer in Scotland this year
And finally common sense prevails, L'Aquila quake: scientists see convictions overturned