31 Dec '15, 2pm

The North Pole is

The North Pole is

The storm was responsible for a huge pressure drop near Iceland, leading meteorologists to classify the rapidly intensifying mid-latitude storm as a “bomb” cyclogenesis. The National Weather Service (NOAA) ranks it in the top five strongest storms on record in this region. The storm forced a huge wave of warm air north into the Arctic Circle. There are no weather stations situated precisely at the North Pole (but there are a few webcams ) but a reading from a nearby buoy (WMO ID Buoy 6400476) confirmed the remarkable temperature reading of just 0.7 degrees Celsius or 33 degrees Fahrenheit.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/storm-unfreezes-north-pole-causing-t...

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