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(Studio: Dan Rather) The unusually frigid temperatures across much of the country noted; map shown.
(Chicago: Cynthia Bowers) The impact of the extended cold spell featured; details given about the negative effects of the dry conditions; photo shown of space heater fire victim Zamoria Jones. [Canton, Massachusetts, fire department Tom RONAYNE- comments on arriving at a fire to find the water in the hydrants frozen.] [Chicago worker Valentina KIBUYAGA- reacts.] [NOAA Climate Prediction Center Ed O’LENIC- comments on atmospheric disturbances.] [In Colorado, Inter-Canyon fire chief Bill LUCATUORTO- says we’re bracing for a possible worse fire season than 2002.]
- Rather, Dan;
- Bowers, Cynthia
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