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Winter has worst week yet, brings need for spring

...all year, it was not uncommon for the temperature to be as much as 40 degrees below zero, and that is not even including the wind chill factor. You really have to learn to adapt to the winter's cold."However, it was a great tour of duty and very interesting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-02/winter-has-worst-week-yet-bri
Padraig Harrington leads Patrick Reed by one at soggy Honda Classic

...played high school golf in Baton Rouge, where it also rains a lot," he said. "I'm used to playing in the rain and the wind, so the tough thing is all these guys out here can play in it. So it's just whoever has it thatweek and that day, and hopefully...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/padraig-harrington-leads-patri
Conditions 'very tricky' on Day 1 at Honda Classic

...was a 2-iron out of play.A relentless wind with gusts that approached 35 mph provided...40 or higher.Herman didn't mind the wind, though he moved to south Florida more...the week when there wasn't hardly any wind at all. Even with 65, it still wasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-26/conditions-very-tricky-day-1
Brrrr-eaking news: How cold was it?

...waiting for the express to Chicago's loop. It's 23 below and wind is blowing maybe 20-25 mph. I've got on a parka, snowmobile...and then came the crown ceremony. Right at that moment, the wind whipped up, bringing with it a stinging bowl of ice crystals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-26/brrrr-eaking-news-how-cold-wa
Padraig Harrington leads Patrick Reed by one at soggy Honda Classic

...played high school golf in Baton Rouge, where it also rains a lot," he said. "I'm used to playing in the rain and the wind, so the tough thing is all these guys out here can play in it. So it's just whoever has it thatweek and that day, and hopefully...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-28/padraig-harrington-leads-pat
Residents still balk, but leases for wind turbines off Carolinas could come in 2016

...SHORES, N.C. - The first leases allowing wind turbines offshore of the Carolinas are...significant environmental impact to offshore wind development. It took public comment at...Europe, there are currently no offshore wind turbines in the United States. Waskes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-14/residents-still-balk-leases-w
Kirby: No matter the location, chilly winters aren't cool

...back, considering the question, then said, "Korea. That wind ... Whooo ... !"Texas was bad, too," he added. "You...a shirt with no sleeves. I made that first big turn into the wind and the ice needles started hitting my face. We didn't have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-23/kirby-no-matter-location-chil
Lexus tops auto dependability survey

...That's a change from past years, when design problems such as wind noise or mechanical issues such as squeaky brakes topped the list...new technology, up from 4 percent in last year's survey.Wind noise was the third most reported problem on this year's list...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/lexus-tops-auto-dependabil
Americans break drought in cross-country skiing

...event, a race against the clock where skiers set out at 30-second intervals. That proved to be a big benefit as the snow and wind picked up during the race. Gregg finished in 25 minutes, 55.7 seconds and had the leading time until Diggins ? with bib...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-24/americans-break-drou
Johnson persevered to win one of the coldest Masters

...Sabbatini by two strokes.How cold was it?In Saturday's third round, the temperature was in the mid-40s to low 50s with wind gusts up to 33 mph.Johnson, who famously laid up on all the par-5s during the tournament, shot a final-round 69 to win...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/johnson-persevered-win-one-coldest-mast