Tuesday, March 06, 2012

March Snow

Yesterday morning, I woke to find snow on the ground. We measured around 2 inches at daybreak.


I took photos around 8:30 a.m. It was overcast and still spitting snow. This woodpecker was having a great time on the tree.



The light was kind of eerie.



I wondered if it would be a deep snow.



Nothing to do but wait! I could not tell the future in my crystal ball.



By mid-morning, the sun had crept out.


The light shimmered across the valley. I was delighted I could see my Blue Ridge Mountains.


By noon, the snow was mostly gone.

8 comments:

  1. Is it just me, or does your crystal ball look like Smurf? We had five inches of fresh heavy, wet snow Friday that was lovely to look at, but made for a treacherous commute home.

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    1. I guess it does look like a Smurf! I didn't notice that. I am glad you arrived home safely.

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  2. Amazing how fast it came and went. Hope you are doing somewhat 'okay' this morning....

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  3. beautiful photos...and yes, today there isn't even a hint that it snowed yesterday!

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  4. It was just enough to damage my peach tree blossoms which had just opened fully the day before...grrr!

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  5. Lovely pictures, Anita, especially the second one from the bottom. We had snow, too, that fell furiously but never managed to stick effectively, which is just fine with me. :-)

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  6. Very pretty photos! I love the snow against the blue glass. I imagine that didn't last long so how nice that you captured it.

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  7. Great picture of the woodpecker.

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