3 Home from our visit in Oakland, CA. There’s about a foot of snow on the ground. 39 degrees at 5 pm.
4 About 6 inches of snow overnight. Pretty much stops mid-afternoon. About 10 inches from this storm. High today is 39. At 10:30 it’s 33.
6 36 degrees and sunny at 8 am. Up to 45 today. Wind picks up late morning. A couple of turkeys visit. Deliberative town meeting session tonight at Tracy Hall, voting tomorrow.
Tracy Hall, 2023
7 Mostly cloudy today, a few flurries, high at 33 degrees. Two new selectboard members elected; also one incumbent beats another in a head-to-head race. Budget approved. Advisory article on hiring an additional police officer passes with a strong majority.
9 Cloudy and 32 degrees at 8 am. Some clearing mid-afternoon, high of 44. At 10:30 it’s 34 degrees. With this long stretch of below-freezing nighttime temps and above-freezing daytime temps, I assume it’s been good sugaring weather.
11 Overcast and 34 degrees at 8 am. About a week ago, after the last snow, the Connecticut River looked like a covering of slushy snow on top of some ice. Today the river is completely open, and this timing now seems about normal. High today of 46 degrees; at 11 pm it’s 33.
12 We change to Daylight Savings Time. Overnight low was 23. It’s sunny and 40 degrees at 10 EDT. A very mild day, high of 55! A couple of deer visit at dinnertime.
14 We get a couple inches of fluffy snow overnight. Light snow all day, windy at times. Still snowing and 33 degrees at 10 pm.
15 Still flurrying, 32 degrees at 7:30 am. We get about 8 inches of accumulation altogether. A little bit of late-day sun, up to 39 degrees. At 10:30 pm it’s 31 degrees.
18 Overnight low is 36 degrees. Snow under the kitchen window is gone and snowdrops are out! Lots of afternoon sun, high at 48.
20 Down to 18 degrees overnight. Above freezing at 9, up to 47 today, a bit breezy. 33 degrees at 11 pm. The vernal equinox was at 5:24 pm.
21 This first day of spring the overnight low was 26 degrees. Gets up to 53 degrees and it feels quite mild. Still 39 at 10 pm.
22 Overcast and 28 degrees at 7:30. Again very mild, partly sunny, high of 57. Crocuses (purple) appear in the lawn where the snow is gone. 43 degrees at 10:30 pm.
24 Mostly cloudy and 36 degrees at 7:30. Some sun midday, high of 46. I saw a bluebird and two robins.
25 Cloudy and 29 degrees at 8 am. Lots of robins here. Snow showers starting at 2 pm; a light veil of snow covers the fields. HIgh at 37 degrees. Ten turkeys this afternoon. 33 degrees at 10:30.
26 Mostly sunny, it’s misty as yesterday’s light snow begins to evaporate—35 degrees at 7:30. It clouds up pretty soon.
27 Overnight low was 30 degrees. Sunny and 31 at 7:30. We see a bunch of deer in the woods up at the treeline, of various sizes. Turns mostly cloudy, but gets up to 55 degrees. At 9 pm it’s 43.