Apr 27 (9:13p): Overcast and warmish early, with fog and a little falling mist. Clearing somewhat early afternoon, with a mix of sun and clouds the rest of the day. Suddenly cooler around dark.
Apr 26 (8:48p): Overcast and mild, with rain and falling mist much of the day.
Apr 25 (9:21p): Overcast and chilly. Light rain beginning early afternoon, steady mid afternoon on.
Apr 24 (10:00p): Bright, clear, and mild in the morning, then hazy overcast gradually filling in afternoon. Cooler late afternoon on.
Apr 23 (8:25p): Bright, clear, and dry all day. Freeze overnight but quickly warmer—never summery hot, but comfortably warm by mid morning. Cooling again from late afternoon.
Apr 22 (9:43p): Overcast all day and quite chilly, with falling mist and a little light rain off and on.
Apr 21 (10:19p): Overcast and coolish, with light rain or falling mist all day.
Apr 20 (10:00p): A mix of sun and clouds; warm in the sun, cool when it's behind clouds. Hazy after dark.
Apr 19 (9:13p): A mix of sun and clouds and coolish through mid afternoon, then clouds gathering to overcast late afternoon and yet chillier. Spitting rain begins evening.
Apr 18 (9:11p): A mix of sun and clouds, and breezy and coolish—felt downright chilly compared to a couple days ago.
Apr 17 (10:04p): Sunny and warm in the morning—almost hot. Gathering clouds mid day and somewhat cooler, though still mild.
Apr 16 (10:00p): Bright, clear, and parching dry most of the day, and quite warm—summery hot the middle part, despite the gusty breeze. Threatening clouds late afternoon and around dark, with a little spitting rain after dark.
Apr 15 (9:25p): Mostly sunny and warm through mid afternoon, then overcast and little cooler by late afternoon. Spitting rain after dark.
Apr 14 (10:08p): Frost overnight. Mostly sunny all day and steadily warmer under the strong sun. Never hot in the shade, but pretty summery in the sun mid afternoon. Cooler again after dark.
Apr 13 (10:10p): Mild all day. Mostly sunny through mid afternoon, then gathering overcast into the evening.
Apr 12 (9:16p): Mild overnight. Sunny and mild early; overcast early afternoon, with steady rain for a the second half of the afternoon; clearing again and a little cooler evening.
Apr 11 (10:08p): Bright and sunny most of the day, and hot. Shorts weather right off; uncomfortably hot in the sun before mid day. Gathering clouds late afternoon, but still quite mild.
Apr 10 (9:13p): Coolish early but quickly warmer under sunny skies—positively hot by mid morning. Some thin clouds mid day, then clearing again and breezy, hot, and very dry mid afternoon. Quickly cooler evening.
Apr 9 (10:00p): Bright and clear all day. Mild early and warm mid morning on.
Apr 8 (9:39p): A mix of sun and dark clouds; somewhat more clouds than sun. Cool—chilly with the breeze under the clouds.
Apr 7 (10:00p): Mostly sunny and mild early, then increasing clouds and cooler mid morning on. Overcast by late afternoon with a period of rain, then clearing again through the evening.
Apr 6 (9:34p): Overcast, and raw all day—near steady temperature a little above freezing. Spitting rain the first part of the morning becomes heavier mid morning and continues off and on—more on than off—all day.
Apr 5 (10:00p): Overcast, cool, and damp all day.
Apr 4 (9:40p): Overcast, cool, and raw, with rain or falling mist all day.
Apr 3 (9:56p): Just a light freeze overnight and quickly warmer—mild and springlike by mid day with clear skies. Partly cloudy afternoon and cooler under the clouds, but still mild.
Apr 2 (8:36p): Below freezing overnight, but bright and clear in the morning and steadily warmer. Springlike warmth by mid day with a few clouds, then cooler again towards evening.
Apr 1 (10:00p): Maybe an inch of crunchy snow on the ground at first light. Snow almost all day, fairly heavy at times, with almost no additional accumulation. Chilly and raw at right around freezing.
Mar 31 (10:00p): Overcast, cool, and damp. Light snow mid morning changes to rain mid afternoon, then snow later afternoon—extremely wet sticky snow—then ice evening, and snow again after dark. Less than an inch on the ground at bedtime.
Mar 30 (10:00p): Freeze overnight. Bright and clear all day and slowly warmer: comfortably mild, though not really warm, through the afternoon.
Mar 29 (8:52p): Coolish and damp. Overcast through the morning, then a few breaks of sun in a mostly cloudy sky through the afternoon, with an increasing breeze. Clearing a little more after dark.
Mar 28 (10:00p): Overcast and cool with rain off and on all day.
Mar 27 (10:56p): Coolish, damp, and overcast all day, with rain—mostly light, with a few heavier bands—and falling mist all day.
Mar 26 (10:03p): Below freezing overnight, with a thick fall of frost. Sunny and cheery the first part of the morning, then becoming overcast and damp and chilly mid day on.
Mar 25 (9:16p): Above freezing overnight. Overcast, cool, and damp all day, with falling mist and light rain off and on, and a little snowy rain late afternoon. Clear after dark.
Mar 24 (10:00p): Cold overnight. Overcast, cold, and damp all day, especially with the breeze. Snow flurries early afternoon change over to spitting rain after about an hour. Dryer towards evening.
Mar 23 (9:38p): Quite cold overnight. Bright, sunny, and coldish all day, with steadily increasing breeze.
Mar 22 (8:33p): Intervals of sun and heavy clouds alternate all day. Cool early and steadily colder through the day. A few snowflakes and ice pellets mid morning. Windy all day, with increasing mid day on; still very windy after dark.
Mar 21 (10:08p): Intervals of overcast and sunnier skies. Chilly overnight but steadily warmer—warm and springlike in the sun, though damp and coolish under the clouds. Clear after dark.
Mar 20 (9:24p): Bright and sunny. Cold overnight but quickly warmer in the sun; mild and cheery by early afternoon. Back down around freezing after dark.
Mar 19 (10:00p): A trace of snow overnight. Overcast with a little light drizzle early morning, then clearing by mid morning. Above freezing and, while not warm, very cheerful in the sun mid afternoon.
Mar 18 (9:58p): Quite cold overnight. Sunny in the morning and quickly warmer, then a mix of sun and clouds and somewhat chillier afternoon.
Mar 17 (10:00p): Bright and clear all day. Cold the first part of the morning, especially in the breeze, but a strong sun brings mid day warmth. Chilly again towards evening.
Mar 16 (10:00p): Mostly sunny and breezy. Cool all day—not much above freezing, if at all—but snow much softer with the strong sun.
Mar 15 (8:28p): Snow freezes solid overnight. Bright and sunny much of the day but cold, especially in the gusty breeze. Lots of melting on roofs, but never close to above freezing. Some clouds mid afternoon on.
Mar 14 (10:00p):
Zion shoveling in deep snow

digging out

Overcast, damp, and very breezy. Light driving snow starts just before first light, turns heavy mid morning. Not too cold by mid afternoon but chilly in the heavy whipping wind. Snow mixes with ice and light rain late afternoon before trailing off before dark; about 10 inches of wet, very heavy snow in total.
Mar 13 (9:30p): Very cold overnight. Bright and sunny through the morning and slowly but steadily warmer; some wispy high overcast early afternoon, then clear again before long. Just above freezing late afternoon, then colder again evening.
Mar 12 (9:01p): Very cold overnight, and cold and breezy all day. Some melting in the strong sun, but well below freezing at all points.
Mar 11 (8:46p): More snow overnight: two to three inches of soft fluffy snow in total. Mostly sunny, breezy, and very cold all day; some melting snow on roofs in the bright sun, but snow on the ground still soft and squeaky mid-afternoon. Lots of icicles. Colder still after dark.
Mar 10 (10:22p):
snow falling thickly in the yard

well that's unexpected!

Overcast and damp. Light snow falls most of the day, though without much accumulation on the ground until late afternoon. Partial clearing evening, then heavier snow for a time after dark. Maybe an inch on the ground total.
Mar 9 (9:20p): Bright and sunny, with just a few scattered small clouds. Mild, but strong gusty winds most of the day; calmer and turning chilly around dark.
Mar 8 (10:00p): Very mild overnight. Overcast and mild with spitting rain (and a little heavier) through mid morning, then mostly sunny and breezy. A little colder from mid afternoon but still springlike.
Mar 7 (10:00p): Overcast, damp, and coolish all day, with spitting rain off and on.
Mar 6 (9:57p): Bright and sunny all day. Very cold overnight and well into the morning, but steadily warmer through the day; mild in the sun by mid afternoon. Back below freezing after dark.
Mar 5 (9:19p): Mostly sunny, breezy, and cold—a little warmer in the sun mid afternoon but never above freezing, and quite chilly morning and evening.
Mar 4 (9:54p): A dusting of snow overnight. Mostly sunny and cold all day; very chilly afternoon with the humidity and a bit of breeze.
Mar 3 (10:00p): Cold and wintery all day—never much above freezing if at all. Mostly sunny in the morning, then more clouds through the afternoon and colder. Snow flurries (with instant dusting of accumulation) off and on after dark.
Mar 2 (9:10p): Mild overnight—windows open again. A mix of sun and clouds in the morning, steadily cooler, and breezy; sunny, cooler still, and very breezy through the afternoon. Calmer towards evening; below freezing after dark.
Mar 1 (9:36p): Mild overnight; mild, even warm in the morning under overcast skies. Continued strangely warm all day despite heavy clouds and increasing breeze through the afternoon. Still warm after dark.
Feb 28 (10:12p): Overcast, damp, and mild.
Feb 27 (8:31p): Cold overnight and into the morning, but bright and clear and steadily warmer in the sun; mild by late morning. Breezy but still mild through the afternoon.
Feb 26 (9:16p): Fairly mild overnight—cooler, but windows still open. Clear and cool the first part of the morning, then breezy and cooler mid day. Warm in the sun mid afternoon but chilly towards evening and below freezing after dark.
Feb 25 (8:55p): Mild overnight: windows open. Mostly sunny and warm much of the day—not quite as bizarrely hot but still very mild. Overcast and a little bit cooler towards evening, with light rain starting after dark.
Feb 24 (10:00p):
Zion and Nathan playing shirtless in the yard

a little warm for February

Mostly sunny (with a few moments of cloudiness) and even hotter. Seriously like a cool summer day.
Feb 23 (10:00p): Clear. Mild early and steadily warmer; summery hot by early afternoon, with a good gusty breeze. Significant snow melt: just about gone in sunny spots.
Feb 22 (10:00p): Above freezing overnight, and mild to warm all day. Some clouds in the morning; mostly sunny afternoon.
Feb 21 (9:52p): Cold overnight; fairly mild through the middle of the day—a little above freezing even into the evening. Mostly sunny morning, a few more clouds afternoon.
Feb 20 (10:33p): Sunny all day and mild—wintery mild, not bizarrely warm late spring weather. Below freezing after dark.
Feb 19 (10:21p): Above freezing overnight. Mostly sunny all day and warm—even hot mid afternoon.
Feb 18 (10:00p): Sunny through the morning, then some clouds afternoon. Mild or even warm all day; still mild after dark.
Feb 17 (10:00p): Bright and sunny, and not too cold; above freezing much of the day.
Feb 16 (9:21p): A mix of sun and hazy overcast, and fairly mild. Quick freeze after dark.
Feb 15 (8:45p): Overcast and damp; above freezing but chilly with the dampness. A little spitting rain late afternoon, then misty after dark. Light snow and ice balls beginning to fall just now.
Feb 14 (10:06p): Sunny and mild. Some melting, and lots of big icicles. Suddenly colder after dark with a flash freeze and heavy frost.
Feb 13 (10:42p):
snow on the trees and everything else in the yard

sticky snow

About four more inches of wet sticky snow overnight. Overcast, damp, and cool the first part of the morning, with some melting from roofs and trees; breaks of sun late morning, breezy, and colder. A mix of sun and clouds the rest of the day with strong gusty winds. Clear after dark.
Feb 12 (8:28p): Overcast, damp, and cool—right around freezing all day. Light snow mist first thing turns to steady snow late morning and continues through the rest of the day. About 6 inches of heavy wet snow on the ground so far.
Feb 11 (8:57p): Snow overnight; about three new inches on the ground at first light with light snow mist continuing to fall. Overcast and damp cold all day, with snow mist and a few flurries through the morning; thinner overcast with no snow afternoon.
Feb 10 (10:00p): Bright, clear, and cold much of the day, and very breezy. Gathering clouds from mid afternoon clear again after dark.
Feb 9 (10:00p):
our snowman through the blizzard

leaning against the blast

Light fine snow at first light. Much heavier wind-whipped snow late morning—blizzard conditions for a few hours early afternoon. Snow trails off evening with 8-10 inches of very fine blowy accumulation. Clearing after dark.
Feb 8 (10:13p):
a layer of ice on dried spirea flowers


Heavy icing overnight. Overcast and mild early, with every surface very icy, then clearing and warm and springlike through mid afternoon. Hazy overcast and colder evening.
Feb 7 (10:24p): Overcast, damp, and cold early. Light snow starting mid morning quickly becomes heavy, with about four inches falling in a few hours. Snow changes to light rain, ice, and falling mist early afternoon through evening. Freeze after dark.
Feb 6 (11:02p): Clear, coldish, and breezy most of the day; becoming overcast late afternoon.
Feb 5 (9:35p): Thin overcast, damp, and coldish all day; close to or above freezing but chilly with the damp.
Feb 4 (9:41p): Mostly to partly sunny; damp wintery cold all day.
Feb 2 (10:51p): Mostly sunny and coldish, with a few clouds and very brief flurries afternoon.
Feb 1 (10:06p): Maybe two inches of light, fluffy snow overnight. Mostly sunny through the morning, cloudier afternoon, and clear again after dark. Not too cold—much of the snow melted by mid afternoon.
Jan 31 (11:17p): Sunny and cold early. Overcast moves in by mid morning; warmer, but feeling colder in the damp breeze. Fine snow starting mid afternoon, steady by evening; a thin coating on the ground so far.
Jan 30 (10:00p): Intervals of sun and clouds all day, and coldish; below freezing the first part of the morning and again towards evening.
Jan 29 (9:54p): Freeze overnight, then above freezing all day with a mix of sun and clouds.
Jan 28 (9:05p): Clear early and late, mostly cloudy in the middle of the day. Dampish and chilly, though above freezing all day.
Jan 27 (10:00p): Largely clear, with a few scattered clouds. Chilly in the morning—close to freezing—but practically spring-like mid afternoon. Wintery again after dark.
Jan 26 (10:12p): Mild and springlike much of the day: intervals of sun and clouds, with a few brief showers in the afternoon. Clearing and cooler evening.
Jan 25 (9:26p): Mostly sunny and coldish through mid afternoon, then some clouds the last part of the day. Above freezing but breezy and still damp despite the sun.
Jan 24 (9:42p): Very breezy overnight, with an inch of wet grainy snow changing to spitting rain at first light. Less breezy in the afternoon but light rain or falling mist continues all day.
Jan 23 (9:15p): Overcast, cool and damp much of the day. Snow flurries, heavy at times, for the first part of the morning, then a few glimpses of mid morning. Lighter snow off and on into the afternoon, changing to light rain and ice evening. Breezy with harder rain after dark.
Jan 22 (9:13p): Just below freezing overnight. A mix of sun and clouds, dry, and fairly mild most of the morning, then becoming overcast and damp chilly mid day. Spitting rain begins mid afternoon.
Jan 21 (9:06p): Startlingly warm—like late spring. Bright and clear through mid afternoon, then clouds gradually filling in. Still very mild after dark.
Jan 20 (10:00p): Overcast, damp, and fairly mild: above freezing all day.
Jan 19 (10:00p): A dusting of snow overnight. Surprisingly mild and springlike: mostly sunny through the morning, then becoming overcast mid afternoon.
Jan 18 (10:08p): Overcast, damp, and chilly all day, with light rain and a little snow in the morning trailing off to falling mist afternoon. Above freezing all day but quite chilly with all the moisture.
Jan 17 (10:11p): Bright and clear through the morning, and just above freezing. Hazy overcast from mid afternoon gets thicker later. Hard rain after dark, mixing with sloppy snow off and on.
Jan 16 (8:03p): Sunny most of the day, with some hazy clouds mid afternoon. Coldish but not frigid.
Jan 15 (9:53p): Bright, sunny, and cool; a bit below freezing all day.
Jan 14 (10:00p): A mix of sun and clouds, and damp cool.
Jan 13 (10:32p): Mostly sunny all day. Mild early but breezy, then gradually cooler from mid morning on: chilly mid day, and below freezing by late afternoon.
Jan 12 (9:14p): Startlingly warm and springlike at first light, and throughout the day. Warm or even hot under mostly cloudy skies—warm even with the fair breeze. Continued very mild after dark.
Jan 11 (10:00p): Rain overnight melts almost all the snow. Clearing at first light; mostly sunny and quite mild all day, though a little cooler after dark.
Jan 10 (9:43p): Very cold overnight. Clear and cold in the morning, and steadily warmer in the strong sun. Becoming overcast from early afternoon and warmer still. Spitting rain after dark.
Jan 9 (9:45p):
frost crystals on a window at grandparents


Very cold overnight. Bright and sunny through the morning; still quite cold, but comfortable in the still air. Hazy overcast in the afternoon and a little more breeze, then clear and cold after dark.
Jan 8 (10:00p):
snow on the hemlocks in our yard at first light

snow at first light

Snow stops overnight; maybe five or six inches of very fine snow in all. Mostly sunny and cold all day.
Jan 7 (8:55p): Flat gray overcast and coldish in the morning. Fine snow starts falling around mid day, thickly by mid afternoon. A little lighter but still steady after dark, with four or five inches on the ground so far.
Jan 6 (10:00p): Fine snow starts before first light: a little less than an inch of accumulation before it stops mid morning. Sunny in the afternoon with a little melting.
Jan 5 (10:11p): Damp, cold, and breezy all day. Mostly cloudy to overcast.
Jan 4 (7:56p): Mostly sunny and not too cold in the morning, and surprisingly warm mid day. Gradually cloudier mid morning on; overcast by mid afternoon and falling mist evening turning to spitting rain and hail a bit after dark.
Jan 3 (10:00p): Overcast, damp, and chilly—though above freezing most of the day. Light rain in the morning becoming steadier afternoon, with plenty of ponding on streets and lawns.
Jan 2 (10:08p): Fairly cold overnight. A mix of sun and clouds through the morning, then lumpy overcast early afternoon on. Not too cold—just above freezing—but damp and chilly.
Jan 1 (9:56p): Flash freeze overnight: lots of black ice. Sunny and fairly mild, with a few small fair-weather clouds.