Category: Weather

Oh No!!

We had, up until this evening, a tree on our tree lawn. A line of severe thunderstorms flew through the greater Cleveland area earlier. When the alert came through my phone, it said winds up to 80 mph. Looking at our poor tree, I can believe it. It could have been much, much much worse.…

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Winter Wonderland — Take 3

This was the view out my back porch on Wednesday morning. Gotta love “Spring” in Cleveland. And you know we had just put the snowblower in the shed. Actually, most of the snow had melted by evening. When I woke up on Thursday, the scene was pretty much the same. I decided there was no…

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Bridal Veil Falls in Winter

I went to the Bedford Reservation of the Cleveland MetroParks today. We had a few inches of snow fall overnight, so I knew it would be particularly pretty. It was a balmy 20F out this afternoon. Needless to say, I didn’t last long. I probably would have been able to stay longer if I had…

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Winter Wonderland – Take 2

Well, we got a white Christmas. I love them just as much as the next person. I would have preferred a “Candy Coating”, as Dick Goddard used to say. Thankfully, this was a light snow. The last storm we had, the snow was seriously wet and heavy. It only took me a few minutes to…

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Winter Wonderland

I meant to post this on Tuesday, but….. 2020. We got quite the snowstorm Monday night and Tuesday. Cold air coming over a warm Lake Erie makes for fun lake effect snow. I live in the secondary snow belt, so we get the lake effect snow but not as intensely as other areas. I had…

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The End of Winter?

Really Old Man Winter?  You just won’t go away.  Record cold is hitting North America.  It snowed in Cleveland, though not as bad as other places like the northeast.  Frost possible in the southeast.  I even learned a new weather term, graupel. Today’s forecast high in Cleveland is 48.  Average high for today is 68. …

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