FC: Blizzards By: Natalya
1: Blizzards are severe wind storms that combine massive winds with a ton of snow and wind making visibility almost Impossible. | Blizzards are formed by high wind speeds forming during a large snowfall | What Are Blizzards And How Are They Formed?
2: How Much Damage Blizzards Cause | Blizzards can do anything from breaking tree limbs to blocking subways.
3: "THE WHITE HURRICANE" | One historical blizzard was so powerful it was nicknamed The White Hurricane. It killed a total of over 400 people, 200 were in New York City alone. It traveled from Maine to Washington D.C. There were 30-60 foot, drifts of snow. That's 9 times the height of the average male. It stopped everything from people to subway stations. People had to crawl across the Brooklyn Bridge!
4: Some safety precautions that | is good to take during a blizzard is to stay off roads, keep a flashlight | , keep warm, emergency exit | plans, and to get a disaster kit. | Safety First
5: Predictions | Blizzards can be predicted. It's really hard to do though. because there is more than one factor in it such as snow and wind.
6: Where are they formed? | Blizzards are most likely to be formed in cooler regions. Especially cooler regions with high winds. | These white roses are also known as Blizzard Roses.
7: Interesting Facts | Did you know that blizzards can easily cause frostbite and hypothermia to people exposed to them?