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Re: Snow day

We're not getting snow - at least not yet - but that would be nicer
than what we are having.  The temperture is 21 degrees - up from
19 when I got up - and it's sleeting heavily. Looks like about two
inches so far.  I did make it out to feed the birds, but it is really
not nice.  Thank goodness we don't have to go out for anything
today - tried to think ahead and catch up  on everything yesterday.
I can't remember ever having sleet when the temperature was
this low - it usually comes around 30 degrees.  The radio says
this may go on until tomorrow, and then it will get colder.  Not

In a message dated 02/14/2007 6:49:34 AM Eastern Standard Time, 
gossiper@sbcglobal.net writes:
ha... I did the same thing yesterday.... a few times.  This morning there is a
5ft drift in the way of me getting out of my driveway and a few shorter ones
that the SUV isn't going to clear...  Snow up to the windows on the south side
of house.... It has buried my patio furniture on the west side and even the
pond is totally covered and over the bridge which I estimate makes it 3ft deep
there too..(not good, gonna loose my fish!).. they are predicting another
couple of inches for me today then the deep freeze comes till the weekend...
sigh.  They claim we got 9 inches, hard to say with the drifting.  Birds are
on their own today, since I can't even get to the feeders unless I go thru
some major drifts. (which is rough when you are 5ft 2 inches tall!)  Might
just throw some seed out there and hope for the best.

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