Athletes and fans will have to adjust to unusually cold Olympic Games

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www.latimes.com—The American speed team — the men and women who scream down mountainsides in the downhill and the super-giant slalom — are packing extra equipment at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Rolls of thick tape. To put across cheeks and down noses. To ward off frostbite. “When you’re going 70 to 80 miles an hour,...

How cold will PyeongChang Olympics be?. Listen, it's not breaking news. The Winter Olympics are going to be cold. But it seems like the games in PyeongChang are shaping up to be really, REALLY cold.Could it be the coldest on record? While it's hard to really nail down the superlatives, the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, were supposedly the coldest games on record, with an unseasonably cold average high of 27 degrees Fahrenheit (-2.7 degrees Celsius) according to Accuweather. (Lillehammer was also the farthest north the...