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What to pack, when to hit the road, for your Thanksgiving holiday trip

Take along rain gear if you’re headed to Florida or the Pacific Northwest; sweaters and a knit cap for the Midwest and the Northeast; and if you’re coming to Southern California for Thanksgiving, a swimsuit and sunscreen.<p>Those are the items you’ll need according to Thanksgiving forecasts, as the …

Weather

West to Bake in Record Thanksgiving Warmth as East Shivers Into the Weekend

USA National Forecast<p>West to Bake in Record Thanksgiving Warmth as East Shivers Into the Weekend<p>By Brian Donegan<p>less than an hour …

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Firefox Quantum vs. Google Chrome: Which browser is faster?

Firefox Quantum is here. Firefox's new web browser is the most interesting thing to happen in the browsing space in a long time, and, yes, it will …

Software

Firefox's Quantum Browser Delivers Faster Performance, Lower RAM Usage - ExtremeTech

Firefox’s Quantum Browser Delivers Faster Performance, Lower RAM Usage<p>By on November 14, 2017 at 4:08 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from …

Software

Going Going Gone!

Yet another warm day this fall across southern New England. Check out the afternoon high temps: <br>Even a hint of humidity. We’ve had a slew of warm …

Weather

Five Things To Watch In The Weather Next Week | The Weather Channel

USA National Forecast<p>Five Things To Watch In The Weather Next Week<p>By Linda Lam<p>3 hours ago<p>weather.com<p>01:08<p>East Coast Warms Up, West Cools …

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New England probably won’t get a blockbuster snowfall this winter

Welcome to November. It’s generally a cloudy, stormy time of year, and it’s also when New Englanders start to think about what the upcoming winter …

Boston

California Rain, First Heavy Sierra Snow of the Season Arrives Friday as Heavy Snow Blankets Rockies, Cascades

Regional Forecast Video<p>California Rain, First Heavy Sierra Snow of the Season Arrives Friday as Heavy Snow Blankets Rockies, Cascades<p>By Jonathan …

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2017-18 winter weather predictions for New England

Welcome to November. It’s generally a cloudy, stormy time of year, and it’s also when New Englanders start to think about what the upcoming winter …

Weather

Everything you need to know about climate tipping points

(<i>This post was co-authored by EDF Climate Scientist</i> <i>Ilissa Ocko</i>)<p>Imagine cutting down a tree. Initially, you chop and chop … but not much seems to …

Climate Change

Are we reaching our climate change tipping points?

Imagine cutting down a tree. Initially, you chop and chop … but not much seems to change. Then suddenly, one stroke of the hatchet frees the trunk …

Climate Change

Aerial Superhighway

Meandering around the planet like a rollicking roller coaster in the sky, the Northern Hemisphere's polar jet stream is a fast-moving belt of …

Climate Change

Deep freeze on the way as coldest winter in 5 years to hit Scotland

Atlanta-based group The Weather Company has issued the strongest warning.<p>Todd Crawford, chief meteorologist at The Weather Company, said: “We expect …

Weather

Deep freeze chaos on the way as coldest winter in 5 years to hit Scotland

Scotland is being urged to brace itself as the nation is set to be battered by icy winds from the North Pole - with temperatures set to drop as low …

Weather

Ottawa blows through rain records

We didn’t just set a record for wet. We blew through it Monday with two months to spare, leaving the capital wondering: How much more water can there …

Canadian News

Late-Week Pattern Change to Bring California Rain, First Heavy Sierra Snow of the Season as East, South and Midwest Warm Up

USA National Forecast<p>Late-Week Pattern Change to Bring California Rain, First Heavy Sierra Snow of the Season as East, South and Midwest Warm Up<p>By …

Weather

Ottawa's soggiest year just won't stop

We didn’t just set a record for wet. We blew through it Monday with two months to spare, leaving the capital wondering: How much more water can there …

Canadian News

World weatherwatch: winter comes early to America's Midwest

A deep and intensifying storm system brought a “weather bomb” to the Great Lakes, followed by snow in Minnesota<p>Last week, the states surrounding the Great Lakes in the USA saw a deep area of low pressure barrel northwards from Ohio to Michigan, whipping up 70mph wind gusts and large waves. The …

Weather

Here’s where all that wind is coming from

That was quite a storm that rolled through New England overnight, as we went from almost no wind on Sunday morning to gusts of near 70 miles per hour …

Weather

Here’s where all that wind is coming from

That was quite a storm that rolled through New England overnight, as we went from almost no wind on Sunday morning to gusts of near 70 miles per hour …

Weather

Polar blast set to send temperatures plummeting according to forecasters - Cornwall Live

Cornwall may have been bathing in unusually warm air in recent weeks but a blanket of cold air is set to swathe Britain next week thanks to a bitter …

Weather

Here's what to expect with this weekend's weather and the approaching storm

The weather pattern has certainly changed this week and already eyes are focusing on the next storm that will likely hit New England on Sunday. For …

Weather

The Best Carry-On Luggage, According to You

This week, we scanned Amazon's bestseller list for the highest-rated rolling carry-on luggage, then pulled the best, most authoritative reviews for each.<p>Rockland Melbourne 20-Inch Expandable ($70)<p>"This suitcase is amazing and has been cleared for all flights I have been on. In the last six weeks, I …

Airlines

Sunday could see heavy rain and strong winds

Our warm and dry October is going to end on a cool and stormy note. We have definitely seen a change in the pattern over the past couple of days and …

Weather

U of C scientists say Arctic ice melting more quickly than believed

Already rapidly disappearing Arctic sea ice is melting up to 25 per cent more quickly than initially believed, according to research conducted partly …

Climate Change

U of C researchers conclude Arctic sea ice vanishing more quickly than thought

Already rapidly disappearing Arctic sea ice is melting up to 25 per cent more quickly than initially believed, according to research conducted partly …

Climate Change

Former Pacific typhoon and Caribbean tropical system may spur wild East Coast storm Sunday

<i>(This story, first posted Tuesday, was updated Wednesday morning.)</i><p>A former typhoon in the Pacific and a potential tropical storm in the Caribbean may help form a major East Coast weather maker Sunday. The coldest air of the season may then flow in behind it.<p>Wind-swept heavy rain may sweep through …

Weather

'Weather bomb' to batter UK as Storm Brian sweeps country

A "weather bomb" is set to bring heavy wind and rain to the UK this weekend as Storm Brian makes its way across the country.<p>The weather system, such …

Weather

The strongest storm on Earth right now is heading for Japan

<b>UPDATE: Oct. 22, 2017, 11:21 a.m. PDT</b> Typhoon Lan made landfall near Tokyo on Sunday afternoon eastern time, as a Category 2 storm. Winds at Tokyo’s …

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A 5,000-mile-long ‘river in the sky’ targets the Pacific Northwest with heavy rain and snow

A fascinating weather pattern is in place in the Northern Hemisphere this week. It’s a river in the sky that spans the full width of the Pacific …

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