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Extreme weather makes Mount Washington a hiking challenge

...off last Tuesday with a 28-degree day and midday winds of only 30 mph."You don't want to be up there when the wind chills are down around 50 below," said Gustafson.There are several buildings on the summit including the Mount Washington...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-03-19/extreme-weather-makes-mount-wash
Outdoors
Four Peninsula riders ready for Iron Dog experience

...the finish.Competitors have been known to reach speeds of up to 100 mph in temperatures down to minus 57, creating a wind chill that can plummet into the triple-digit range below zero.It is generally known as the largest motorized sporting event...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-02-23/four-peninsula-riders-ready-for-ir
Sports
Cooperation drives Frozen River Fest

...and can-do attitude that helped get the Fest organized also helped us deal with the minor inconveniences of negative wind chills and other day-of issues. And that's really the story of the Fest. It began as a City of Soldotna economic development...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-20/cooperation-drives-frozen
Letters
Area racers all set for Iron Dog

...the finish. Competitors have been known to reach speeds of up to 100 mph in temperatures down to minus 57, creating a wind chill that can plummet into the triple-digit range below zero. It is generally known as the largest motorized sporting event...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-02-20/area-racers-all-set-for-iron-dog
Sports
Weird weather forces recess habits to change

...options."Indoor recess is not only caused by icy conditions - other factors, including rain or temperatures 10 below wind-chill, can result in teachers having to have the break inside. Kircher said that when he makes the decision to have indoor...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2015-01-11/weird-weather-forces-re
Schools
School news

...to school with full winter gear each day. District policy is to send the children outside for recess as long as the wind chill is not below minus-10 degrees. Kalifornsky Beach Elementary Report Cards are being sent home today. January 20...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2014-01-12/school-news
Schools

...until late Thursday. Forecasters said temperatures would plummet, with some areas seeing highs just above zero and wind-chill readings of minus-10 and colder.The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for Cape Cod, coastal areas...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-02
News
Around the District

...to school with full winter gear each day. District policy is to send the children outside for recess as long as the wind chill is not below -10 degrees. K-Beach Elementary Dec. 17 ? Band concert in the K-Beach gym at 6 p.m. Dec. 20 ? Inservice...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2013-12-16/around-the-district
Schools
Around the District

...gloves/mittens, snow pants, and coats are required for recess. We have a guideline of -10 for recess (including wind chill factor) so we want to bundle them up and let them play. The sledding hill is closed right now but we will open it...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-08/school-briefs
News
Cold weather gear needed for KPBSD students

...education, class walks, etc. will not occur when the temperature is minus 10 degrees or colder. The figure includes the wind chill factor. The district takes into consideration the medical needs of children with special conditions and who are recuperating...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2013-12-08/cold-weather-gear-neede
Schools

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