Braving the Elements

Braving the Elements is a documentary television series. This series deals with jobs which are done outdoors and the weather related issues. Some days at work just are bad days. With an outdoor job the weather can make a good day go suddenly bad. The types of jobs looked at through this documentary series are all jobs performed outdoors. These jobs all run the hazard of being made more complex by the weather or shut down entirely.

Weather plays a large role in the life of everyone on the planet. Good weather is less of a role but bad weather can truly make life difficult, especially with an outdoor job.

Tuesday 9:00 PM et/pt on Weather Channel
5 Seasons, 33 Episodes
April 17, 2012
Braving the Elements

Braving the Elements Full Episode Guide

  • The ironworkers at The World Trade Center Tower 4 struggle to set the scorching steel of this 977 ft. skyscraper during soaring temperatures. Up town, on the Alexander Hamilton Bridge, Jimmy Robbins and his crew must set two enormous steel pieces in the next 24 hours. In order to meet their deadline, they will work through the night - and contend with angry New York city drivers.

  • In this segment from the Weather Channel's series 'Iron Men', workers battle the wind, and a pesky stuck beam.

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