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How Dangerous Winter Weather Brought Out the Best in People During the Polar Vortex of 2019

How Dangerous Winter Weather Brought Out the Best in People During the Polar Vortex of 2019 February 15, 2019

midwest polar vortex

    In 2019, extreme winter weather hit the Midwest like the fury of Frozen’s Elsa. If Elsa had had a complete mental breakdown and was also a psychopath. The Midwest polar vortex dropped temperatures across states well below zero and sent people indoors for days upon days. But it wasn’t all bad. Because sometimes, the best in humanity comes out under the worst circumstances…

    The Polar Vortex

    midwest polar vortex
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    Although the name itself sounds intimidating, a “polar vortex” isn’t actually anything out of the ordinary. It’s a mass of cold, low-pressure air that circulates over the Arctic. And it’s there all the time.