Seems that spring on the calendar doesn’t mean too much. The weather this morning indicates that there is a winter storm watch with 7-14 inches of snow expected on Friday for our area. I guess that Mother Nature didn’t like those batches of bare ground in the photo from outside my window. Her thought….. I’ll fix that.
HAZARD TYPES...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL. SNOW MAY BE MIXED WITH RAIN AT TIMES FRIDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS. * ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW ACROSS LOWER ELEVATIONS AND 7 TO 14 INCHES ABOVE 1000 FEET. * TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION THURSDAY NIGHT FROM THE SOUTH AND BECOME TO MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES DURING FRIDAY BEFORE TAPERING TO SNOW SHOWERS FRIDAY NIGHT. * IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND POSSIBLE POWER OUTAGES DUE TO WET SNOW...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
— Can you say candlelight dinner on Friday?
There is, after all, an upside to all of this.