A blizzard is a dangerous weather event, bringing with it frigid temperatures, howling winds, and decreased visibility. Blizzards can be deadly, which is why it is important that meteorologists accurately measure atmospheric conditions and provide the public with timely warnings.
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Earth Science, Meteorology, Geography
Car Stuck in Blizzard
Blizzards are not just bad snowstorms; they are specific types of snowstorms that consist of large amounts of snow lasting more than three hours, winds of at least 56 kilometers (35 miles) per hour, and visibility of less than 0.4 kilometers (0.25 miles)
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May 20, 2022
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