Archive for March, 2010

Snow Watch

We have had a very long winter with a dump of a foot of snow on Boxing Day night which hung about for ages as the temperature did not rise above zero for weeks.   

We had another foot of very wet snow a few weeks ago which stuck to and broke the overhead electric lines.     Perth city had no snow at all, but west of Perth was a whole different world.

On December 28th, I cleared the yard with a forklift and bucket, and made a big pile of snow 10 feet high.    In a normal year, this would have lasted a month at most, but incredibly the last of it is going today – three months after it was piled up.

Last of the Snow

Last of the Snow

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