FOG: a cloudlike mass or layer of minute water droplets or ice crystals near the surface of the earth, appreciably reducing visibility.


Ten and a half hours of fog made for the worst driving day I think we’ve ever had.  At times it was mixed with drizzle, but for the most part it was just plain foggy. At times we could see across a valley and there were patches of fog like clouds laying above water areas.  […]

NOR’EASTER [nawr-EE-ster]: a storm coming in from the northeast

When a storm in the northeastern part of the United States comes in from the ocean, particularly from a point northeast of the land site, it is called a nor’easter.  There are language purists who insist that the proper word is a northeaster, but we who live in this part of the country know that […]