Current Conditions Tuesday, December 27: High 76F Forecast Wednesday, December 28: High 80F Thursday, December 29: High 73F Friday, December 30: High 62F Saturday, December 31: High 77F Average Snowfall (in Years When Snow Falls)
To the right To the left The sidewalk Footprints The crack in the sidewalk So much for the Polar Vortex.
I am not hiding. I'm just a tiny bit snowed under, a major accomplishment in Texas, especially right after the summer solstice.
The sky is low, the clouds are mean, A traveling flake of snow Across a barn or through a rut Debates if it will go. A narrow wind complains all day How someone treated him; Nature, like us, is sometimes caught Without her diadem. ~Emily Dickinson Image: New England Early Winter. 1949. By S.L. … Continue reading Emily on Winter
When you live in Texas, every single time you see snow it’s magical. ~ Pamela Ribon ********** Related Articles Rare Storm Hits Texas, Causing Chaos for Drivers - New York Times (news.google.com)
Freezing rain, sleet, and drizzle. Williamson County is getting snow, but we're getting freezing rain, sleet, and drizzle. I'm fortunate. I don't have to travel. JFTHOI Writers meet tomorrow--or meets tomorrow--but attendance isn't compulsory. When roads are icy, few things are compulsory. I fell off one highway once because of a patch of ice, and … Continue reading Y’all Stay Warm
According to his PR people, Punxsatawney Phil did not see his shadow, so spring will arrive early this year. He also predicted the Steelers will win the Super Bowl. His official statement appears here. I don't give much credence to P. Phil's forecasts. When I was very young, my mother let me in on the … Continue reading The Cockles of Our Hearts
Let's get one thing out of the way: The little white flakes you see floating across the screen don't mean a visit to the ophthalomologist is in order. They're snowflakes, courtesy of WordPress. After January 4, they'll disappear. If our weather doesn't change radically, they will be the only snowflakes most Central Texans see … Continue reading Day 31: The possibility of light flurries