The dreaded polar vortex

With high winds and gusts, the temperatures dropped like a rock yesterday evening and snow fell. Tonight wind chills will plummet to below zero.

Image credit: Dennis Mersereau

Image credit: Dennis Mersereau. “We’re all about to freeze to death at the hands of any angry Alaskan sea bomb.”

I hope the PV comes to a neighborhood near you. Misery loves company.

RGK

PS. For a scientific definition of the “polar vortex,” see here.

 

11 responses

  1. Sorry, Rich, 80 and sunny in paradise. A couple coconuts fell off one of the palms. It’s a court holiday. I think I’ll use those coconuts to make something in the blender. Something involving rum.

    Be sure to throw some extra coal in the furnace. I’ll put another log on the AC.

  2. Mentioning a blender brings to mind one of the great lyrics in recent musical history: “Blew out my flip-flop; stepped on a pop-top.” I’m sure you know the rest of the song. πŸ™‚

  3. Judge:
    When the Hell are they going to announce that Court is called on account of inclement weather so that we can all head out to that branch they’ve opened in Tahiti (or maybe San Diego?)?
    Robert

  4. Would it be impolite to remind you that you could retire tomorrow, and be in Arizona by the weekend? In your case, it’s your own damn fault! πŸ˜‰

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