Weather-related travel gear
What’s more miserable than miserable weather on vacation? Not having the right gear to deal with the downpours, blinding snow, record-breaking heat waves and other weather calamities that seem to strike just as we head out on our long-awaited holidays. But by packing the following accessories, you might gain the upper hand on Mother Nature.
Text by Pauline Frommer | Photo editing by Mike Hipple
- Fire season in West below expectations
Wildfire forecasts for the West have not lived up to expectations.
- Crews gain ground on Washington state wildfire
- Severe thunderstorms shift from Plains to Midwest
- Injuries reported as possible tornado hits Va.
- Strong storms threaten Raleigh, Augusta
- Tropical storm brings heavy rains to eastern China