February 1, 2023

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Why are ice storms so severe in the US and Canada?

Why are ice storms so severe in the US and Canada?

A winter storm brought wind chills and whiteout conditions to over 30 degrees below zero in eastern Iowa.Image by AP

With wind chill temperatures as low as -45 degrees Celsius, North America shivers towards Christmas. Many Americans filmed themselves throwing boiling water into the air on Friday. Within a second of leaving the pan, the drops had already solidified into ice.