The Spring Equinox!!!
Oh, yes, and there is snow predicted for after 5pm.
Spring in New England is hardly a clear and decisive transition, even as it is a hopeful thing.
Sunday is the FREE "Wild & Scenic" Film Festival at Clark!
The event is from 3-6 pm in Sackler Hall on the Clark Campus.
There are 10 short films and they are rated as appropriate for families.
There will even be a rafle and some GWLT logo gear will be raffled off.
Ted checked in from the AT last night!
For his update from the trail follow him here!
Today is also a Trust property anniversary.
This is the Anniversary of the conservation of the second portion of what is currently known as Kettle Brook, on the Leicester/Worcester line south of Route 9 and north of Stafford Street.
7:00 a.m. Trailhead Conditions at Cascading Waters (elev. 630'):
Temperature is 15.6 degrees F and steady;
Humidity is 51% and steady;
Pressure is 30.15" of Hg and steady;
No wind, no movement;
The sky is mixed clouds and open sky;
The Cascades Brook channels are both running down here in the Tatnuck valley;
The Cascades have yet to break free of the snow and ice;
The USFS Fire Danger Class is NONE!
HIKING CONDITIONS: Crunchy! All of the partially melt and melt has frozen solid.
National Weather Service Forecast:
Snow likely, mainly after 5pm.
Cloudy, with a high near 32.
Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.