Tag archives for snow

  1. When It Snows, We Shut Down

    Five years of driving in Colorado winters is great preparation for times like this in Seattle: Last week1 Seattle got an amazing 2-5″ of snow. Unfortunately, while I can get around with such practice, my experience is unable to magically transport itself into others. Thus I am still stuck in a city that can’t clear…

  2. School Closed


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    For the first time in 15 years ((says the lunch lady)), the Colorado School of Mines has a snow day.

    Due to severe weather and treacherous driving conditions, Colorado School of Mines will close …

  3. Surprise! It’s Snow!

    We got a surprise snow on Monday that caught most people off guard. I think it only snowed an inch or so in the Denver area, but we got at least eight inches up here in the foothills (which is at least 500 feet higher in elevation).

    Nikkor 55…

  4. Seattle Refuses to Use Salt

    …that’s the headline from today’s Seattle Times. After reading the article (well, the above the fold part at least) I can’t believe how idiotic the city is. This is really just precious:
    To hear the city’s spin, Seattle’s road crews are making …

  5. Snowing In Seattle?

    It was supposed to snow in Seattle yesterday, but I never did.

    So what did I wake up to this morning? Snow. There’s easily a couple of inches and everybody is freaking out. Schools are closed and traffic is jammed.

    Here’s a look from the Uni…

  6. Snow and Thunder

    It’s snowing outside right now and thundering.

    Yes thunder.

    It’s the weirdest thing.

    We’re supposed to get 4"-8" by 6pm tonight here in the foothills.