Black ice

Thaw After Deep Freeze Can Wreak Havoc on Your Home

Jan 8, 2014
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A January thaw is on its way by later this week (listen above). While that will undoubtedly be a relief the recent subzero temperatures, the rapid warm-up also comes with some hazards, especially for homeowners.

Blowing snow and sub-zero temperatures are creating black ice on some roadways - ice that looks like darker pavement.