Publish Date: October 15, 2014
Article Source: Bloomberg News
Article Link: www.aer.com/news-events/in-the-news/2014/new-york-gets-frigid-winter-warning-siberia-snowfall
"Last year, the snow level across Eurasia was the fourth highest for the month in records going back to 1967. In January, frigid temperatures dubbed “the polar vortex” slid out of the Arctic to freeze large portions of the U.S. With the snow now piling up across Eurasia, will this winter be a grim reminder of last year’s?"
“It’s still early in the game,” said Judah Cohen, director of seasonal forecasting at Atmospheric and Environmental Research in Lexington, Massachusetts, a division of Verisk Climate.