I’ve been plugged up with a crummy cold for the past couple of days, so today B took me out for a spin to the foothills to blow off the stink and get some sun and fresh air. Nice day for a drive. We stopped by the freshly repaired James River bridge, which was washed [...]
Archive for December, 2007
Freezing fog drifted through the area early this morning, leaving a nice coat of hoar frost on everything that stuck well into the afternoon. The most interesting weather we have had all month! Only 11 weeks till spring.
The first week of winter was a gentle one here, beautiful weather for holiday travellers. Everywhere we looked, folks were out soaking up the sun and nice temps over the past few days. Lovely weather for all the furry critters outside as well, we saw a few of them out enjoying the sun in our [...]
Winter begins and the days start to get longer again! Now how bout that snow.. We officially crossed the equinox at 11:08PM last night, with less than 10cm of snow on the ground. Thursday looked promising for a bit of fluff, but all we got was a big gust of wind and a few flakes. [...]
The forecast models have been spot on for the foothills so far, not a flake since the last post, nothing but nice warm boring weather. The GEM is suggesting a sprinkle for Thursday, and the GFS is hinting at some goodies for Christmas day.. maybe we will get some sled time in during the holidays [...]