All-you-can-take rain turning to a fine mist late afternoon. Foggy, swirling cloud with long grass waving in an icy breeze. A high of 50F.
Monthly Archives: April 2023
Daily Catskills: 04/28/23
Overcast with brief flashes of sunshine and a light breeze. Humid with a high of 59F, but getting chilly late afternoon.
Daily Catskills 04/27/23
More gloom with brief flashes of sunshine, and a chilly breeze for a high of 57F. Late afternoon, a giant, gray, spaceship-sized cloud moves in that sprinkles very little rain, and moves on quickly leaving a few scattered remnants of itself behind to bask in a blazing, fiery sunset. A remarkable evening.
Daily Catskills: 04/26/23
A little gloomy and chilly, until mid-afternoon when the sun emerged amidst a mist of milky blue. Then late afternoon rain, which continued into the evening, but moved on, chased east towards the horizon by a glorious sunset. A high of 56F.
Daily Catskills: 04/25/23
Cold, with a high of 48F and a chilly wind. A mostly gloomy day with the sun emerging late afternoon like it had spent all day a work. A beautiful evening.
Daily Catskills: 04/24/23
A little dull and boring with a high of 51F and some light rain. Giant rain clouds separate briefly late afternoon to reveal the sun. Hail storms reported in the southern Catskills.
Daily Catskills: 04/23/23
Overnight rain continues throughout the day. Mostly overcast with a blanket of cloud and a high of 54F. A little gloomy, with the dullness casting a pall over the alternate stripes of green and bare brush.
Daily Catskills: 04/22/23
A blazing sunny day. A high of 66F, but seemed much hotter, with fine cloud like a shroud until after 4pm when a thick pack of wadding rolled in and brought rain that got heavier in the evening, thunder, lightning, and a surprise tornado. Rain for the rest of the evening.
Daily Catskills: 04/21/23
A scorcher: boiling hot, sunburnt arms, some interesting scanty cloud mid-afternoon that made the sky look like it’s going bald, and a high of 81F. Feels like summer, but the foliage is saying early spring. Daytime photo shoots for work, and soccer in Fleischmanns Park until sunset. (Dinner at Sam’s).
Daily Catskills: 04/20/23
A bright day, beginning chilly and warming up to 69F by late afternoon. Faint ghosts of yesterday’s cloud linger like old cobwebs.
Daily Catskills: 04/19/23
Overcast with shimmering cloud, periods of sunshine and a bitter breeze. A high of 45F. The peaks are beginning to fill in with the vivid greens. Suddenly clear skies late afternoon for a clear sunset.
Daily Catskills: 04/18/23
Early morning snow, and an overcast day with clouds like a jumble of cotton wool. Late afternoon rain, turning to evening snow. A gloomy day with a high of 46F. The green buds keep budding.
Daily Catskills: 04/17/23
Early morning rain continued throughout the day until late afternoon. Humid and overcast with a high of 61F. The green shoots, having overtaken the red ones, appear to have begun to unfurl suddenly overnight. The landscape is filling in.
Daily Catskills: 04/16/23
A bright, dewy morning with last night’s rain steaming into the sun. A warm, muggy day, with partial cloud cover and a high of 72F. A mass of clouds appeared just before sunset like a circus troupe had rolled into town for the evening, and tumbled around in the sky until sunset.
Daily Catskills: 04/15/23
A steamy morning rising to 78F by noon. Overcast with all the cloud, like its a cloud convention and everybody showed up. Afternoon storms with hail and rain. Very tropical.
Daily Catskills: 04/14/23
A high of 88F and humid with a gentle breeze. A steamy day, with the green buds emerging amidst the red, and the setting sun drawing a length of cloudy curtain across the sky at sunset.
Daily Catskills: 04/13/23
A spring scorcher. Cloudless sky, hot as the 4th July with a high of 86F.
Daily Catskills: 04/12/23
A balmy, summer-like day: clear skies, strong breeze with a glorious high of 77F. No global warming here, no sir! Lavender sunset highlights spring colors.
Daily Catskills: 04/11/23
A gorgeous spring day, warm and sunny with a high of 69F. Baby clouds like discarded cotton balls dot the horizon at sunset. It’s all good in this hood.
Daily Catskills: 04/10/23
Brilliantly sunny, crisp, clear and warm with a high of 66F. The first bracing evening dip of the year.
Daily Catskills: 04/09/23
A Sunday roast! A high of 53F, but felt much hotter in the blazing lunchtime sun, under a baby blue sky. T-shirt weather.
Daily Catskills: 04/08/23
Bright and sunny, but with crisp chill in the air and a high of 47F. The red buds color the brush.
Daily Catskills: 04/07/23
A dingy day, bleak and chilly with a high of 45F, but the buds keep budding.
Daily Catskills: 04/06/23
A sky like swirling dirty dishwater and afternoon drizzle becoming more heavy towards dusk. Humid and misty with a high of 70F. Buds are budding, with the landscape reddening overnight.
Daily Catskills: 04/05/23
Distinctly chillier today with a high of 58F, but humid and overcast with cloud like a fat, wrinkled duvet, and a heavy mist crawling over the peaks before dusk. A richly enigmatic sunset.
Daily Catskills: 04/04/23
Sunny and warm, humid with a high of 69F. Mostly cloudless, with the exception of a fuzzy cotton horizon.
Daily Catskills: 04/03/23
Warm with a high of 60F, a cool breeze and layers of hazy cloud like cobwebs.
Daily Catskills: 04/02/23
A crisp spring day, cloudless sky, but chilly with a mild wind and a high of 40F. Soggy landscape drying in the afternoon sun.
Daily Catskills: 04/01/23
Sunny, a deep blue sky scattered with plump clouds and a high of 69F. Pussy willow in effect. Late afternoon rain turning heavy and stormy early evening.