cold spell


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a spell of cold weather

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He added: "If the cold spell arrives it could stay until March.
Its cold spell was first recorded at Itbayat on Jan.
KARACHI: Winter rains in different parts of the country next week are likely to extend the cold spell across the nation, the Met Office has predicted.
THE cold spell is set to continue into the weekend, experts warned last night.
And Huddersfield weatherman Paul Stevens says the cold spell will also bring sleet and snow.
Studies that met the following four eligibility criteria were included in our review: The study a) provided information on the relation between cold spells and human mortality or morbidity; b) was an original study that had an independent study population; c) had an adequate definition of cold spell, cold wave, and/or cold surge, as specified below; and d) applied measures of mortality or morbidity that enabled the assessment of the adverse health effects.
BITTER winds and sharp frosts are set to make the West Midlands shiver as the first cold spell of winter grips the region.
Perhaps they are planning to sit out the cold spell but, as I mentioned, it is not wise to speculate.
The meeting focused on major national issues, including the cold spell hitting several regions in Tunisia, he added.
Containers are best because if you get a prolonged cold spell you can move them into a more sheltered spot.
It is said the guava orchids on about 8000 acres have suffered a lot due to ongoing cold spell.
Clouds are likely to accumulate over the easterly parts of the Arabian Gulf on Tuesday driven by strong, high-speed north-westerly winds which will bring a cold spell as temperatures drop below the normal monthly average for this month.
Clouds are likely to accumulate over the easterly parts of the Arabian Gulf on Tuesday January 7, 2014 driven by strong, high-speed north-westerly winds which bring a cold spell as temperatures drop below the normal monthly average for this month.
It added that the month-on-month growth shows increased demand across North America as the region continued to witness a late winter cold spell due to which spot gas prices soared.
Summary: As the cold spell continues to grip Britain - it is not just humans who are making the most of the snowy weather.