February 12, 2006 - A Big Valentine Snow
After only having a bunch of little 2" snows and
couple of 4" and 6" snows, we've finally had our first big one this
year. At the time I took these pictures we had about 16". It's still
snowing and is supposed to snow through the night and on into tomorrow.
Its been in the low teens since yesterday, so needless to say it will be
Blazing a trail. Here's a view of my truck
tracks looking back towards the corral.
Some of the drifts were up over my chest,
which would be about 4 1/2 feet deep.
A drift as wrapped itself around this little
It's snowing hard as I look down towards the creek
that feeds the pond. The wind is 15-20 mph and is blowing
most of the snow out of the trees.
Here, in a protected hollow, the wind hasn't
blown as much of the snow out of the trees.
Heading back down towards the house.