The "Last Week Tonight" host tears into the Trump nominee who would oversee the agency.
The president wants ex-AccuWeather CEO Barry Myers to head the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Lows are predicted to hit minus 20F to minus 30F from Montana into the Dakotas and Minnesota, well below average.
Airline delays expected.
It might be best to think of this forecast as a weather fortune cookie, scientists warn.
Storm surges and flooding in Orleans and parishes nearby this fall can be at least partly blamed on El Nino. This year's weather event is believed to be the most intense of its kind since 1997 or earlier, creating hazards for Louisiana's coastline.
I am not much of a couch potato, not only because my wife won't let me eat potatoes on the couch while watching TV, but because I prefer to drink beer in the lounge chair.