Friday, January 18, 2008

Has Al Gore been to Siberia recently?

MOSCOW (AFP) - Expected temperatures of as low as minus 55 degrees Celsius (minus 67 degrees Fahrenheit) in Siberia prompted weather warnings from Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry on Wednesday.

The ministry warned the unusually cold weather could kill, cause frost-bite, cut electricity to homes, disrupt transport, increase the rate of car accidents and even destroy buildings across Siberia.

Average temperatures in large Siberian cities in January usually range between minus 15 degrees Celsius and minus 39 degrees Celsius, according to data from the US site

We should send him. They could use the hot air.

I'll drive around the block a few extra times this weekend. It's for the CHILDREN.


Michael J. Cheaney said...

AlGore couldn't find Siberia with a plane ticket and a pilot.

Steve Burri said...

-67F causing frostbite? Imagine that!