Winter Weather: The Weird, The Wacky And The Wonderful

Jan 22, 2018

Why does it get quieter when it snows? Can there actually be thunder and lightning during a snow storm? And how can smog and flooding happen in the dead of winter?

These questions cover just a few of the winter weather phenomena that Vermont Edition is looking into.

We're joined by Vermont State Climatologist Lesley-Ann Dupigny-Giroux and Lyndon State College Atmospheric Sciences Professor Jay Shafer to look at frost quakes, sun pillars and frost flowers.

Broadcast live on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.