18th February - Today's News: Cold, Snow and Unusual Warmth in North America
US Federal government shut by snow: Workers stay home as snow sweeps Virginia and DC, and leaves 330,000 across the South without power - but despite the cold in the Northeast, nationally its been one of the warmest winters on record in the USA ...
In Canada too, Toronto cold weather wreaks havoc on city infrastructure whilst out west, ski hills in Alberta, B.C. suffer from unusually warm weather
And finally, the Daily Mirror have bizarrely decided that sundogs are a rare, once in a lifetime weather phenomenon .... in which case I must have lived hundreds of lives!