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Freezing temperatures have transformed Niagara Falls into an ice-covered spectacle, including tree limbs encapsulated by ice, and water freezing mid-fall on the border towns in New York and Canada. It was 8° Fahrenheit on New Year’s Eve at around noon, and temperatures are expected to stay in the single-digits, but won’t get higher than the teens for the next week. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
“While the bitter temperatures have caused chaos in some areas and affected the New Year’s plans of millions, one upside to the big chill is the raw beauty of nature. Many areas of the falls have frozen, forming huge, elaborately shaped ice formations dangling precariously on the rocks, giving the impression of a Narnia-like winter fantasy land,” reports Bored Panda.