It was a frigid week for several spots across the United States as blizzards hindered travel on slick and slushy roadways for many drivers. Meanwhile, the flooding in the Deep South led to a rather unfortunate side effect in Alabama, and some much-needed good news has risen from the ashes of the devastating Australia bushfires. Here’s a look back at the week in weather.
A truck drove off the side of the road in limited visibility Wednesday morning near Fargo, North Dakota. (Photo/North Dakota Highway Patrol)
For people enduring the relentless snowstorm that pummeled parts of the northern U.S. at midweek, the theme of the day was clear: “stay home.” Their best bet was to steer well clear of the