Monthly Archives: January 2015

Saturday 31 January 2015. A Short Ride on East Main

It was 27 degrees F at 7:45 (yikes, a late start!) this morning, or so said my phone weather ap; it felt warmer. The sun, well up into the sky, was partly obscured by a thin layer of clouds, increasing … Continue reading

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Sunday 25 January 2015. Light Winter Rain

This morning at 6:50 it was, according to my weather ap, 34 degrees F. The sky was a pretty uniform light grey, and light rain was falling. This winter has been characterized by ice. A lot of freeze-thaw-freeze. Headed for … Continue reading

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Sunday 18 January 2015. Lightly Passing the Edge of Meadowbrook.

Today at 7:30 am it was, like yesterday, 34 degrees F. The sky was even clearer than yesterday, and the less assertive but still noticeable breeze seemed to shift from north to south to west. Got a reasonable start this … Continue reading

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Saturday 17 January 2015. Winter Landscape: Sky, Beautiful Dead Things, and Signs of Life

It was 34 degrees F this morning at 7 am, the sky clear enough to see the thin paring of moon, but with enough clouds to light it up with streaks of pink–glad to be there for it! The southerly … Continue reading

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Saturday 10 January 2015. Cold Ride

At 6:18 this morning, as the clear sky was getting light but before the sun had actually cleared the horizon, the temperature was an even zero. Put on the necessary layers of clothing and slipped toe-warmers into the shoes and … Continue reading

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1 January 2015. New Day, New Year

At 6:30 this morning it was 18 degrees F, the sky mostly clear and the eastern horizon just starting to glow. New Year’s Day! It was too late to do much before sunrise (this holiday partying can wreak havoc on … Continue reading

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