Weather

Distorted Polar Vortex Makes Americans Shiver

United States from the Midwest to the Southeast and Northeast are shivering this week, because of a distorted polar vortex. The winds and the rush of cold air has made the entire atmosphere chilly. According to Meterologists, this is caused due to the distortion of the polar vortex. What is a Polar Vortex? A polar vortex (also known as an Arctic cyclone, sub-polar cyclone, and a circumpolar whirl) is a

Fast Facts and predictions for Atlantic Hurricane Season 2013

April 10, 2013 – Forecasters William Gray and Phil Klotzbach of Colorado State University release their 2013 hurricane season prediction. They predict 18 named storms and nine hurricanes will hit the US among which four are major. May 23, 2013 – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecasts an active or extremely active hurricane season, predicting that there is a 70 percent chance of having 13 to 20 named storms,