In the mix

Kyle (a rear view) and Kennedy are seen against a foggy backdrop.Kyle (a rear view) and Kennedy are seen against a foggy backdrop.

A variety of weather was experienced last week in the region.

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Frost crystals are lit by the morning sun.

From frost to fog, the weather pattern was active.

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Frost covers some dead grass at the neighbor’s pond.

Earlier in the week, snow and cold temperatures dominated and ice and frost formations could be found.

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Frost crystals cover an iced over blade of grass

Toward the end of the week, the sun was seen and temperatures were on the rise.

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Melting and refreezing create some interesting ice formations.

The warmer air moving over the area’s snow pack made for dense fog in some areas on Sunday and Monday.

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Kyle pauses to look around on a foggy morning.

Starting today, temperatures will cool off a bit into the 20s for a couple of days and then be on the rise again for the weekend. Highs on Friday, Saturday and Sunday are expected to reach the mid to upper 40s.

However, it looks like the chance for any snow cover may be dwindling at least in the near future.

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Kennedy chews on a twig.

While, snow is forecast for Tuesday and Wednesday, not much accumulation is expected.

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Sherman enjoys the sun.

And with temperatures on the rise for the weekend, any trace of snow may disappear.

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Buford pauses for a moment on a snowy path.


A Walk in the Woods contains photos from newsroom staffer Anna Applegate’s daily jaunts around her neck of the woods. Tagging along on the treks are dogs, Buford, Sherman and Sadie, and goats, Kyle and Kennedy. Applegate manages the Good Times and can be emailed at bigdogs.thederrick@gmail.com.