Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Information (II): Blizzard

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS AND POOR VISIBILITIES WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT CONDITIONS... MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF YOU MUST... HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED... STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT EXPECTED TO MOVE FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. HEAVY SNOW... STRONG WINDS... AND BLOWING SNOW WILL ACCOMPANY THE PASSAGE OF THE ARCTIC FRONT. EXTREMELY COLD TEMPERATURES WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

... but don't worry about me, i have a penguin* in my house.

love,
emilia





*he hailes from the antarctic, but that doesn't count when we're discussing blowing snow and fourteen degree highs.

p.s. dear roommate, enjoy the 80 degree weather. the blue skies. the ocean. the waving palm trees. i'll just be cleaning out the fireplace.

7 comments:

  1. That's the National Weather Service warning from SLC this morning. Wonderful! -wxman

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  2. so i assume this means you aren't coming home?

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  3. There is a note on the town hall board that simply says: Welcome Home Emily. I was hoping it was for you.

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  4. i love the white knight! i might need him tomorrow...morning...

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  5. I know this isn't going to make anything better, but we have lots of movies, games and treats. And the White Knight (aka the 4Runner) can come on a rescue mission any time -- day or night.

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  6. La Madre de la MarenitaDecember 5, 2010 at 10:09 PM

    it wasnt the same without you...I kept expecting you to come scampering through my citrus trees (that by the way are loaded with fruit) to knock on the door that noone but you knocks on...:( You will be home for Christmas, right?

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