Snow!

Eighteen degrees. The main level of the house was at fifty-six degrees. I actually don’t know if it was because of our temperature being set back during the night or because of the issue I noticed when I tried to set the temps higher to override the timer. I ended up going outside and our PVC exhaust pipe was full of water. I am guessing that the quick change from a normal November temperature to something way below normal levels might have caused that to happen. When I drained the pipe and put it back on, everything went back to normal and the heating system began working.

Rumor is that we are having snow sometime today and as I walked Stewie, I was decidedly cold. I moved quickly this morning, to say the least. Some of that speed might be because I needed to get back since the grandkids were coming, but the other part was that I was just cold.

Snowflakes were falling as we walked, but not in the quantity that anything would accumulate.

Time will tell.

I know that Wisconsin and Michigan have already seen snow; it is only a matter of time. I recall that last year we had snow around Thanksgiving and then the snow production settled down into a minor snow season. I wonder what the story will be this year.

About Richard Koerner

Sixty something, father, papi, educator, organizer, Francophile, traveler, amateur photographer, gardener, cyclist, kayaker, calligrapher, cinephile, reader, and overall renaissance type human being.

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