Another January Morning

Here is another January morning sunrise. I wondered if the weather had anything to do with it.

Chicago has been suffering from the arrival of winter. “Chicago’s coldest blast of air in 2 years is easing—but slowly. By midnight Tuesday, the area moved into a 55th consecutive hour of sub-20-degree thermometer readings and 46 hours with wind chills below zero. Tuesday’s 11-degree high and 1-below morning low put the day into the record books as the city’s coldest of the past two years,” according to the blog of Tom Skilling, the awesome local meteorologist.

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In this frigid weather, what looks like steam coming up off the surface of the lake is actually ice crystals.

Tony

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2 thoughts on “Another January Morning

    • Thanks for your comment. It’s funny how things can be so relative. The temp rose to 27F today and I was able to take my bike out for a ride. The 27 degrees felt like spring compared with the sub zero wind chills. Also, I must confess to a perverse pleasure in ‘besting’ bad weather conditions.

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