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Snowdrifts

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 There are periods of light snow off and on again today.  But this event is different from Monday’s snow; we have some wind with it this time.  Therefore, we have some drifting snow.  That raises another … Continue reading

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Snowy weekend forecast

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 It’s rather warm here in SWIN today, right now the temperature reads 55F (13C).  Another even warmer day is predicted for tomorrow.  But our forecast is for single digit temps on the weekend, possibly dipping below … Continue reading

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Yucky forecast

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 It’s not too bad out there this morning.  The wind is calm, and the temperature is mid-20s.  But the forecast for this afternoon, tonight, and tomorrow morning is not so great.  They are using the words … Continue reading

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Super-Arctic blast

Monday, January 6, 2014 Well, the morning is dawning, and the radio reports the temperature at -4F!  Add in the “wind chill” factor, and that takes the effective temperature down to -31F!  We did not receive as much snow as … Continue reading

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Big snow

Saturday, December 7, 2013 Yesterday, we were house-bound all day.  It made no sense to get out to clear the lane until the snow stopped.  It began Thursday night about dark, and kept coming for about 26 hours!  The reports … Continue reading

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Bad weather coming?

Thursday, December 5, 2013 The weather prediction is pretty interesting.  We are in the part of the Midwest that is predicted to receive 5-7″ of snow, preceded by sleet and freezing rain.   The rain (they say) will begin this afternoon, … Continue reading

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A blizzard…and not the Dairy Queen kind….

Wednesday, Dec 26, 2012 We have a snowy and very windy day today.  We are predicted to receive 9″ (23 cm) of snow by nightfall.  And the wind is gusting to 35 mph (56 kph).  Not the classic definition of … Continue reading

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