Tag Archives: Amherst

12.10.2019 Frosted Tree and Valley Fog

A bit earlier than yesterday’s frosty starburst, Mount Pollux was still seeing some of the freezing fog that accompanied the frigid temperatures. In the distance the fog is thinning and the treeline is receiving the hints of sunrise. There are … Continue reading

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12.09.2019 Mount Pollux Frosty Bare Tree

Yesterday started out below zero   This morning is above freezing with ice melting and rain in the forecast with the possibility of 50’s or even 60°. Flooding is a possibility too.  I have quite a backlog of keywording and archiving … Continue reading

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12.02.2019 Back to my regular scheduled programming

I may have more of the icy abstracts, but yesterday saw a nice sunrise ahead of our incoming snow event.  So far here in South Amherst we’ve only received about 8″ and right now at 4:15 a.m. nothing is happening.  … Continue reading

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11.24.2019 Summer Warmth

Not a lot has fallen, but we are getting our first snow today. The hills west of here have seen snow already but it’s a first here. The temperature is hovering around 32°F so it’s wet and light enough so … Continue reading

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11.18.2019 Monochrome Monday-The Path

A shot from last year following the Jan Dizard Trail in Lawrence Swamp here in Amherst. My main draw to this part of the swamp is a wet meadow where I find wildflowers, especially the Grass Pinks and Rose Pogonias … Continue reading

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11.15.2019 Flashback Foggy Friday

An older shot of some layers of trees from South Amherst

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11.11.2019 Not quite, but almost

As I loaded my bag and tripod into the Forester yesterday morning, I glanced up at the sky and saw a bright warm glow at the edge of the horizon. Although covering the sky, the stratocumulus (I think) clouds were … Continue reading

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