Friday's Fotos - Encased in Ice

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Real Estate Agent with Kelly Right Real Estate

 

Friday's Fotos - Encased in Ice

 

Even devestating ice storms have their silver lining, in this case the almost surreal vistas left in their wake. Hood River and Parkdale, Oregon, have experienced freezing rain for two straight days... as the rain falls, it freezes almost instantly to whatever it lands on, encasing everything in thick, but pretty ice. The flip side is innumerable broken trees and powerlines all over the valley and the weather forecast shows no break in the fun.

 

Encased in Ice, Ice Storm 2012, Hood River Valley

Encased in Ice, Ice Storm 2012, Hood River Valley

 

 

 

 

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Ralph Janisch ABR CRS Broker
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That's what we miss about Colorado.  The beautiful snow and ice that accumulates in winter!!

Jan 20, 2012 01:07 PM #1
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Sue Ellett
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Beautiful and cold!

Jan 20, 2012 01:22 PM #2
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Michael and Cheron Lange
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I agree with Sue...beautiful and cold!!!   Burrrr.....:0)

Jan 20, 2012 01:35 PM #3
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William Johnson
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Hi Gretchen and Mel, The photos are really quite stunning especially for those us who never see snow. Burr. but beautiful at the same time. 

Jan 20, 2012 02:15 PM #4
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Hi Gretchen and Mel, what amazing photos, ice can be so damaging to plants and homes as well.  Hope you will get through this winter weather episode without harm and let's hope the power stays on!

Jan 21, 2012 03:11 AM #5
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Hope this storm was not dangerous to your trees!    It did sound like you were getting a winter blast!    Could you send some to our mountains?   We are in desperate need of some snowfall!

Jan 21, 2012 03:46 AM #6
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Gretchen and Mel, your photos are just beautiful.  It's hard to tell whether they are in color or black and white!

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