Category Archives: Weather

Ice Bubbles

Foolishly I thought we might be done with winter here on the North Coast.  Today we woke up to 3″ of wet snow.  Guess we will be having a white St. Patrick’s Day!  I was considering going shopping today for … Continue reading

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Snow Day for Squirrels!

This furry red squirrel is enjoying a feast of sunflower seeds and corn.  Good thing Andy filled the feeders before the snow storm started today! Photo taken in my backyard in Mentor, Ohio, USA.

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Lake Erie Today – Erosion and Birds at Mentor Lagoons Nature Preserve

Imagine losing 50 feet of your back yard.  That’s what has happened along Lake Erie over the past 10 years.  This winter was particularly damaging.  Because of the mild temperatures the lake did not freeze over allowing north winter winds … Continue reading

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Lake Erie Today – Green, silver and bird vanity

Ahead of a storm approaching from the west at 5 pm, Lake Erie was a weird green color if you looked to the east: To the west, however, there were breaks of sun that caused a silver shimmer on the … Continue reading

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Lake Erie Today – Wind and water

Not the place to be on a boat today or tonight!  Below views from Overlook Beach Park, Mentor-On-The-Lake, Ohio, USA Marine Forecast for Lake Erie as of 3:33 PM EDT on April 23, 2012 Gale Warning in effect through late … Continue reading

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