Category: Weather

The Dog Days of Summer

  Here’s the thing: I knew when I started the Temperature Scarf I would struggle to finish. 365 days is a long time, and the novelty of the same project, one row a day, gets old at some point. The crazy temperature changes* through winter and spring kept things interesting through the early going, but then we hit summer. Knitting…

Suddenly Itā€™s Spring

April started off cold, which felt all the colder because it should have been spring. Then suddenly in the last 10 days of the month the weather turned. May can still have random weird weather (snow) but for now you can almost believe that spring is here.

February Temperature Scarf

When I decided to knit this scarf, we were in the midst of a cold snap at the end of December. I “knew” that we could generally count on similar weather at some point in February, so the scarf would have a good variety of colour.   Oops   With the exception of a few days, February was unusually mild,…

I’m Feeling a Bit Post-Tropical

Every 6 years I find myself amused when BonnieĀ comes up on the list of hurricane names. Ā This year I particularly enjoyed the tweets thatĀ sounds more like they are about a person than a storm: 11 PM: #Bonnie continues to meander in the SC Low Country; will bring off and on rain the next few days. #hrweather pic.twitter.com/s5IuxnDskN — Evan Stewart…