Vol XV #275 – Meggen’s Monday

Report #5385 Photo: LR_12-28-15
Crib From Leland N Beach-9225-TLR

Red Glow of the Crib Between Leland and South Manitou Island

6:00 am ~ 22° ~ Cloudy ~ Wind: East at  10 mph ~ Humidity:89%
Sunrise is at 8:21 am ~ Ave. Low is 19° ~ Record Low is -3° (2004)
2:00 pm. ~ 24° ~ Cloudy ~ Wind: East at 15 gusting to 30 mph ~ Humidity:62%
Sunset is at 5:08 pm ~ Ave. High is 31° ~ Record High is 46° (2011) 
Moonphase: Waning Gibbous ~ Pressure: 30.32in ~ Dew Point: 15° ~ Visibility: 9 Miles 
Daylight: 8 Hrs, 47 Mns

Forecast for 12/29/15 – AM Snow Showers – High:35° – Low: 27°

Animals Off Hoxie-9230-tlr

Scene in the county

Reflecting on a mild sunset in late December, accompanied by the kind of wind chill that makes your eyes water. According to the weatherman, this afternoon we’re supposed to see snow. This morning I startled the herd above. Below are a few photos of the model trains set up for the holidays by the Northern Michigan Railroad Club: several rooms full of elaborate tracks and villages, all gauges – it tickles the imagination of kids of all ages.  

Trains-TC 2015

Model trains set up for the holiday


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Sara Leeland
Sara Leeland
8 years ago

Your pictures make me feel I just had a visit home!