Snow Saturday in Charleston

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Real Estate Agent with Brand Name Real Estate

The snowstorm we had last night and this morning was a bit of a surprise for just about everyone I know.  The weathermen had been forecasting snow for a few days, but the closer we got to the weekend, the higher their chances got. 

As of yesterday morning, I was certain we would see some of the white stuff, but you never really know how much you'll get or if it will even stick until it arrives.

I think the official measurement for Charleston was three inches, but I'm pretty sure we may have gotten around four.  We've had snow flurries and a couple of times where it stuck to the ground, but the last snow like this was twenty years ago in December 1989.

It was fun to wake up to such a serene and beautiful scene outside.  We were without power for most of the night, but we stayed nice and toasty under the covers! 

Just about everything has melted on the ground now.  The high today is 45 and the sun is shining bright, so at least we don't have any shoveling to worry about :)

snow covered magnolia tree

snow covered pine tree

snow covered back yard

even the dogs enjoyed it!

and we HAD to make a snowman!

Photos taken by Jim and Maria Hart, and may not be reproduced without express written permission of Jim and Maria Hart, AgentOwned Realty, Charleston, SC.  Permission usually granted if credit is given with a link back.  Thank you for your understanding.

 

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Comments (8)

Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®
Lewisburg, WV
Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate

Jim and Maria, this was a surpise. But, the nice part about this snow is that there was a small accumulation, but enough to enjoy and build a snowman.  Like the family photo.

Feb 13, 2010 06:22 AM
Debbie Walsh
Shahar Management - Middletown, NY
Hudson Valley NY Real Estate 845.283-3036

Beautiful pictures.  That is the storm that we are getting on Monday I bet!

Feb 13, 2010 07:07 AM
Craig Rutman
Helping people in transition - Cary, NC
Raleigh, Cary, Apex area Realtor

We woke up to about 3 inches here in the Raleigh area. It was, as your pictures are, really quite beautiful.

Thankfully you and the family have photos to remember forever...because tomorrow it'll all be gone!

Feb 13, 2010 07:42 AM
Joan Zappa
Eagles Wings Realty - Montrose, CO
Professional treatment of our clients, brings awes

Hey guys, man this snow on the east coast area is really something. A client we are working with up in Ouray has 111 inches on the ground (up the road30 miles 8000 feet elevation). You guys must be freaking out.

Feb 13, 2010 09:42 AM
Jane Peters
Home Jane Realty - Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles real estate concierge services

That is one small snowman.  Great pictures of what is hopefully the end of all this snow.

Feb 13, 2010 12:42 PM
Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
Giving Back With Each Home Sold!

Adorable..cute family and I love the dogs!  I think we always get more measurable snow than what they say!

Feb 14, 2010 01:56 AM
Bill Somerset
Re/Max Realty Group - Dover, NH
ABR, e-PRO - Realtor - NH Real Estate Agent

It's wonderful to have the snow every now and then.  Looks like you might have had a little fun too!

If you ever want to enjoy more snow, come visit us in New Hampshire sometime!!!!!

Feb 16, 2010 01:03 AM
Jim Frimmer
HomeSmart Realty West - San Diego, CA
Realtor & CDPE, Mission Valley specialist

In the fourth picture, I see two dogs. In the fifth picture, I only see one dog, and I know that you have a family of three, so I can only presume that the other dog took the picture. How cool. A dog that knows how to use a camera!

Feb 18, 2010 01:37 PM

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