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Black Ice Warning for Southern Herkimer County for February 19, 2014

The National Weather Service is issuing a black ice warning for southern Herkimer county today.

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It’s Staying Lighter, Longer

Thanks to the groundhog, we in central New York are in the midst of our "six more weeks of winter." But there's light at the end of the tunnel. Have you noticed that it's staying lighter, longer in the day?

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Timelapse Video of Snow Hammering Backyard Will Make You Long for Summer

Snow is falling hard and fast around the country this winter, but not as fast as it is in this video.

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How Much Snow Did Central New York Get?

Yesterday was a winter blast and then some, and we all spent a good part of last night and this morning digging out from the snow here in the Utica-Rome area. How much snow did we get? Check out my scientific research.

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February Weather Predictions

It's February, and the good news is we made it through January! So what kind of month will February be, weather-wise?

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Watch Out For Hypothermia During Extreme Cold Weather

With the extreme cold temperatures we're experiencing, we would like to share some thoughts on cold weather hypothermia. Many of you work outside or enjoy outdoor winter sports and recreation, so it's important not to get over exposed in the cold.

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Another Cold Snap And Winter Storm Janus For Northeast [VIDEO]

We all learned a new term a couple of weeks ago, "Polar Vortex", when that extreme cold weather hit and stayed. We've got another cold snap going now in central New York, and one more on the way, but apparently the "Polar Vortex" isn't the blame. Here's more.

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Jumping on a Trampoline in Sub-Zero Temperatures Is Crazy Cool [VIDEO]

While the polar vortex that has taken over the country has made life frigidly miserable for some, it's created the opportunity for fun for others.

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Watch The First Ever Oldiez 96 Wet T-Shirt Contest

Now, before you get all excited, it's not THAT kind of wet T-shirt contest! We're in the middle of a bitter cold snap in Utica and while some are throwing boiling water into the air (or with Super Soakers) watching it instantly turn into powdered snow, we have to do things just a tad differently

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Watch Frigid Weather Immediately Turn Boiling Water Into Snow [VIDEO]

Unless you've been living in an extremely well-insulated cave, you know it's insanely cold across the country.

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Watch Brutal Winds Prevent People From Crossing the Street [VIDEO]

It may not seem as dramatic as rain or snow, but wind is a weather phenomenon that can also wreak havoc.

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Holland Patent Getting Some Early Snowfall

Many of us in central New York woke up to some snow on the ground this morning (Friday Nov. 8, 2013), but it's nothing like what residents of Holland Patent woke up to today.

The school is on a one hour delay

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