It's mid-October and we have possible snow showers in the forecast for the Shenandoah Valley for the next four days. In Colorado, Loveland and Arapahoe ski areas opened last week, the earliest in 40 years. In Minneapolis the snow has been pouring down this week ... record cold temps wracked the country last winter.
Global warming? Who is Al Gore kidding?
Now Climate Depot reports that 2009 has become the year when the media finally lost their faith in manmade global warming fears.
Meanwhile, on a cold and rainy day, the woodstove is going ... it was cranked up last night for the first time this season as temps dropped into the 30s in western Augusta County ... Brunswick stew is on the stove, and a ham is in the oven in preparation of cold, raw weather predicted through Sunday.
It's autumn in the Shenandoah Valley ... but today feels like winter.