How we spent the snow day

Allison and I watched the rest of Trailer park boys, then the Bronies documentary, and the first episodes of My Little Pony, Friendship is Magic.

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No Brony me.

The show is cute enough, but I’m not going to swear slavish fealty to it.

Sean, Duncan and Vera stopped by, traveling via sled. A brief visit with hot chocolate and Mickey mouse cartoons was enjoyed by all.

I’m hoping the lovely snow keeps Allison home with me another day.
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Snow day!


Take that, work! I get my lovely wife an extra day! 6-10 inches of snow expected.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capital-weather-gang/wp/2014/01/20/major-snow-storm-tuesday-live-updates-on-the-latest/

Nice pre-birthday present, I say.

Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 11 pm EST this evening.

Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until noon EST Wednesday.

Precipitation type: snow.

Accumulations: 4 to 8 inches storm total, with the larger amounts north and west of the Capital Beltway.

Timing: moderate to heavy snow will taper off mid to late evening.

Wind Chill, between 5 and 15 degrees below zero tonight through Wednesday morning.

Temperatures: falling into single digits tonight. High temperatures Wednesday will be in the teens.

Winds: north 10 to 20 mph, becoming northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph after midnight through Wednesday morning.

Impacts: roads will be snow covered and slippery. The combination of snow and blowing snow will reduce visibility to below One-half Mile at times. Travel will be dangerous. Dangerously Low wind chills tonight through Wednesday morning may lead to hypothermia or frost bite on exposed skin.