We don’t need a weatherman to know…

One nice thing about living on top of a hill is that we can watch the weather all around. We see heavy showers sweeping down the valley, not touching us but saving their efforts for when they reach Manchester.

Today, again having been promised snow, we watched as the localised blizzards flitted across the horizon and admired their deposits
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then we saw the one with our name on it
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ten miles to the North and heading our way
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a bit like a snow-tsunami
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it swept towards us
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To be honest, it was nice to have a bit of snow but it did not amount to much.

It did highlight the trees in that counter-shading mode which gives a new way of looking
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and created a negative perspective on normal views
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But was not heavy enough to prevent the sheep from continuing to munch
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But, as the mighty Inge Thomson says:
When the scoundrel clouds are rolling in
To consume the world
Trust the birds
They know something

And today they knew which way the wind was blowing and gathered to prepare
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Stocking up in advance
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Our resident exotic beauties just sang
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and had a chat about things
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For pigs, of course, a little snow is neither here nor there
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We do have one indoor dependent who decided to stay in his box
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Pethan eraill yn y tyddyn heddiw:
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