Friday, November 09, 2018

Finn's View of November's "Deepening Cold"

True, it's not actually winter yet . . . but it sure does look and feel like it today here in Minnesota.

Noted Star Tribune meteorologist Paul Douglas earlier today:

November and December are the darkest months; deepening cold accompanied by unusually gray and cloudy days. A double-shot of gloom for most. Ironically, January tends to be colder, but sunnier, as dry Canadian air finally sweeps away the crud.

Last night's clipper left behind a residue of snow and ice – leave extra time for the morning commute. This early cold wave lingers into early next week, with temperatures 15-20F colder than average.

Yeah, Finn's face says it all.

Related Off-site Links:
Light Snow Showers at Times, Windy and Cold; Chilly Weekend – Ron Trenda (Minnesota Public Radio News, November 9, 2018).
November: Historically Dark, Cold and Slippery – Paul Douglas (Star Tribune, November 8, 2018).

Images: Michael J. Bayly.

For more images of Finn, see:
Out and About – Summer 2018

See also the previous Wild Reed posts:
Winter's Return
First Snowfall

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