Tag: Mason City

Highway Commercial

Highway Commercial
With only nine days remaining in the month of January, it looks like Mother Nature is going to make sure we're fully enveloped in snow before we're able to lay down our welcome mats for February. I sh … continue reading

Seed Savers Exchange

Seed Savers Exchange
At least the sun finally came out today and started warming things up, and as long as the wind isn't blowing, having the sun out,even on cold days like today, makes our winters more tolerable.I ha … continue reading

Dirty Windows

Dirty Windows
It looks like starting tomorrow, we're going to be on a roller-coaster ride with this weather when hearing it's going to be well below zero tonight, cold tomorrow, and then followed by an all-day snow … continue reading

Too Desolate for my Taste

Too Desolate for my Taste
I was happy to find the temps in the teens when I left home this morning, and even though it was only about seven degrees warmer than yesterday, it was all the more enduring, and likely because the wi … continue reading

We’re Sliding Back

We’re Sliding Back
Twas a bit nippy out this morning when finding it remaining down in the single digit temperatures until about noon. I'm really hoping we're not going to have another arctic vortex like we had last win … continue reading

Second to the Last

Second to the Last
Before retiring for the evening, I looked outdoors and noticed very light frozen particles falling to earth, and then headed to bed wishfully thinking it was just the tail-end of the rain we were gett … continue reading

Disturbed Dirt

Disturbed Dirt
It was quite a set-back of weather we had today with the cold rain that was trying its hardest to become sleet. While driving to the office, I was extra careful because of those nasty open spots which … continue reading

From The Mouths

From The Mouths
How much better can we have our weather for the travelers who're likely arriving in our area to spend the Holidays with their families and friends? In spite of there being some die-hard "winter lovers … continue reading

The Hypersane

The Hypersane
I was pleasantly shocked when seeing it nearly 50 degrees in the Downtown this afternoon. Once again, I found myself performing little outdoor chores just so to absorb all the more essence of this bea … continue reading

Warbling Away

Warbling Away
Another beautiful day happened here in North Iowa, and you can bet I was out enjoying it as much as possible. In spite of it being the shortest day of the year, it felt like a delightful Fall day inst … continue reading