Winter Is Coming: How To Prepare For The Season

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Are you ready for what could come this winter? (WBUR)
Are you ready for what could come this winter? (WBUR)

Winter is coming — even it it's not clear how fierce or mild it will be. The National Weather Service says — overall — the Northeast can expect a warmer-than-average winter.

But according to the Old Farmer's Almanac, we can expect higher-than-normal amounts of snow, and below average temps in New England.

Above average, below average, a repeat of last year, maybe not as bad. So whatever the coming winter brings, are you ready for it?


Todd Farchione, a clinical psychologist and director of the intensive program at Boston University's Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders.

Robert Robillard, “the Concord carpenter” and columnist for The Boston Globe. He tweets @robertrobillard.


WBUR: National Weather Service Predicts A Milder Winter For Northeast

  • "While some are still getting over last winter’s historic snowfall, the National Weather Service is out with its long-range winter forecast. It predicts a milder winter than average in the Northeast, influenced by warm water in the Pacific Ocean from the newest El Niño."

This segment aired on October 20, 2015.


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