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Climate change may be supercharging Northeast snowstorms

Map showing weekend blizzard in northeast
Sea surface temperature departures from average on Jan. 29, 2021. (Weatherbell.com)
Andrew Freedman
Updated Jan 31, 2022 - Energy & Environment

Thousands without power after historic blizzard slams New England

A resident walks down a street during a blizzard in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., on Saturday
A resident walks down a Boston street on Jan. 29. Photo: Allison Dinner/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Andrew Freedman
Updated Jan 29, 2022 - Energy & Environment

Bomb cyclone prompts blizzard warnings from Virginia to Maine

Computer model projection of the New England blizzard on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022.
Computer model projection showing the intense storm off of Cape Cod on Jan 29, 2022, with heavy snow and strong winds lashing the coastline. (Weatherbell.com)
Kierra Frazier
Updated Jan 28, 2022 - Energy & Environment

45 million Americans under winter storm watches near New England

Computer model projection showing the winds moving around the powerful East Coast storm on Saturday Jan. 29, 2022.
Computer model projection showing the winds moving around the powerful East Coast storm on Saturday Jan. 29, 2022. Image: https://earth.nullschool.net
Andrew Freedman
Updated Jan 26, 2022 - Science

Blizzard likely to hit New England this weekend as "bomb cyclone" forms

Computer model projection of the precipitation from a major storm in New England.
Computer model projection of the precipitation and wind field from the weekend storm in the Northeast. (Earth.nullschool.net)
Andrew Freedman
Jan 25, 2022 - Science

Odds of a New England blizzard this weekend are increasing

Computer model projection of surface pressure on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022.
Computer model projection from the European Ensemble showing a powerful low pressure area moving up the East Coast on Jan. 29, 2022.

The cost of last year's "relentless" climate and weather disasters

Biden administration unveils plan to fight wildfires

Crews work among burned materials from the Dixie fire.
Crews work among burned materials from the Dixie fire in Northern California last year. Photo: Ty O'Neil/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Axios
Updated Jan 18, 2022 - Energy & Environment

Thousands without power as "hazardous" winter storm lashes East Coast

Satellite imagery of the Northeast taken by NOAA on Jan. 17.
Satellite imagery of the Northeastern U.S. taken by NOAA on Jan. 17. Photo: NOAA