Advertisement

Cold turns Niagara Falls into icy winter wonderland

(Aaron Lynett/The Canadian Press via AP) (Aaron Lynett/The Canadian Press via AP) |

January 03, 2018 04:21 AM

By CAROLYN THOMPSON
Associated Press
    
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Cold that has brought misery to much of the nation has created an icy winter wonderland at Niagara Falls.
    
Mist from the surging waters between New York and Canada has been freezing instantly on everything it touches, coating trees and walkways in bright white.
    
Although everything around them freezes, the three waterfalls that make up the natural attraction continue to flow and churn up the frosty mist. The westerly wind usually blows it toward the U.S. side, where the moisture wraps every inch of the landscape.
    
It's not going anywhere anytime soon. Severely cold weather is in the forecast through the weekend from Texas to Canada and from Montana through New England.

(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

Credits

AP

(Copyright 2018 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Advertisement
Relay Media Amp
Advertisement
Advertisement
France wins its 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2 in final

World Cup final gathers large crowd at Wolff's Biergarten

ATV crash kills one and injuries three others

Sinkhole emerges in Troy after water main break

Angry crowd protests after Chicago police fatally shoot man

Advertisement