The combination of dense fog at night and cold temperatures have created some magical scenes in southern Wisconsin lately.Continue reading Rime ice
Went on a frigid Christmas day walk yesterday (7 °F), and I was fascinated by the ice formations on the surface of a nearby creek.Continue reading Creek ice
Our first major storm of the season brought almost 8 inches of wet, heavy snow to Madison. It was hard work shoveling, but it sure looks pretty.Continue reading Winter has arrived
When the wind pushes the thin ice, forming along the lake’s edges, into the shore.Continue reading Like broken glass
While on a walk, I found a thin layer of ice on the Vilas Park Lagoon and some frost on the boardwalk. Winter is coming.Continue reading Signs of winter
The (slow motion) view outside my door this morning.