Re: OT: weather
interesting and extremely cold year for us.
<Ah Mike, I should have known you'd be experiencing unpleasant
We are having absolutely gorgeous sunny warm weather with highs
70. On the 'up' side of the rollercoaster this
I feel for Mike (Sutton) in
California. I lived in Lancaster, CA for 30+ years. When we did
have snow, we either had wet snow or over 1 ft. where it would freeze
afterwards only to cause a pain for everyone. Yes Mike, especially
those of us who have to drive while most of those non-snow experienced
drivers were waiting to scare us half to death.
Many, Many traffic
accidents. People continued to drive at 65 on the freeways (until they
were in a field or ditch). If it wasn't so tragic it would almost have
been funny to watch.
We don't get a lot of snow here in
Goldsboro, NC. Last year we had two little dustings. Maybe one
the year before. Three years ago we had 3 snowfalls, which froze
afterward. Because we don't see that much of the white stuff here,
people still don't really know how to drive in it. Thankfully, North
Carolina does have snow plows (something you would never see in Southern
People would have
thought aliens had invaded if they had seen a snow plow.
Last week we had beautiful 75 - 80 temps
before the rainstorms hit. Today is a beautiful 60 with the temps
supposed to climb back into the 70's by tomorrow.
Give me back my
I haven't been back here long enough with
my irises in the ground to really know, but, I don't like the idea of all
this spring weather coming so early when we know that winter really isn't
over. Maybe Lloyd Z. or others around this area could let me know