First Frost and first freeze 2012 in Newnan Georgia

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First Frost and first freeze 2012 in Newnan GeorgiaIt’s the cycle of life! And it had to come sooner or later.

We woke up to a freezing thirty degrees this morning. It’s not particularly early or late this year, more or less on time.

I will be saying goodbye to my tomato and pepper plants, and the tender annual flowers. We had a few roses blooming, not bad for November.

There is a “no going back” certainty that comes associated with a hard freeze. Like it or not, Winter is here until next Spring.

We are not buried in snow like many of my friends and colleagues across the land, and it will warm up to sixty today.

But it is a passage and a change.

And Thanksgiving is LESS than two weeks away.

Peppers from the garden by Richard Weisser

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Peter den Boer
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Richard - Always neat to see the frost on the roof tops in the community...But I am now officially ready for Spring! Have a great day!

Nov 08, 2012 09:23 PM #1
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Good morning, Richard. We lost ours a few weeks ago. I still have kale and lettuce growing in the cold frame. I brought all my "tenders" into the green house...

Nov 08, 2012 09:29 PM #2
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Good morning Richard. Yep it's here for sure. After all the weather here, it is kind of refreshing to have frost and normal.

Nov 08, 2012 09:30 PM #3
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Good morning Richard,

We are waiting for our first freeze, our temperatures are running normal so it should be another couple of weeks before we have a good frost.

Nov 08, 2012 09:41 PM #4
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Richard, it is cold here today, and there is no escaping that fall is over and winter is here. Even if the calendar says otherwise. We are expecting 60 this weekend though....

Nov 08, 2012 09:44 PM #5
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We too have been getting the frost filled mornings on the grass and rooftops around the neighborhood. I must say that I'm not all that excited for winter to be upon us though

Nov 08, 2012 09:54 PM #6
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Richard...brrrr, that's what that sounds like to me.  Still expecting 80 degrees and higher here in San Antonio TX lol :)!  You want to see me cry?  Take a look at me in Februaryish for the two or three days of really cold it gets here...lol :)!  I love me my warm weather!

Nov 08, 2012 10:01 PM #7
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Peter...

At least we have the holidays to look forward to! THX,

Michael...

We have not had a frost, then here comes a freeze! Thanks so much.

Sheila...

I know it's been tough for you. Can you buy gas?

 

Nov 08, 2012 10:25 PM #8
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Richard, I've had to scrape my windshield three times in the last week.  Our adopted cats own the garage, it's the price we pay for animal rescue :)

Nov 08, 2012 11:23 PM #9
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Time to lose the garden. I can't get a garden to grow because the deer shred it.

Nov 08, 2012 11:24 PM #10
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Richard ~> Brr with the start of frost .. Hard to believe Thanksgiving is only two weeks away. It's such a wonderful time of the year. Thankful, grateful and appreciative of each other..

Nov 09, 2012 12:31 AM #11
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When I was in Texas, we called 25 degrees a hard freeze. Here in Wyoming, that'll get you laughed at!

Nov 09, 2012 02:42 AM #12
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Richard if that bottom photo came out of your garden I will be right over for dinner !!! Yes it is fall but it is really pretty up here so we do not mind

Nov 09, 2012 03:04 AM #13
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Jordon Wheeler
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Hey Richard,

Wow it was cold early this morning. I felt it.  But it has warmed up nicely this afternoon.  Hopefully we have a few more moderate days.  Best of success to you this year!

Nov 09, 2012 03:42 AM #14
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We are way past that. 

We are looking for our first low temp in the teens tomorrow.  It will be cold in the Deer stand in the morning.

Nov 09, 2012 07:50 AM #15
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Richard, I have been cold for two weeks with the wind and the colder temps. I guess I won't warm up until spring.
Nov 09, 2012 09:45 AM #16
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It has been cold up here.. you are lucky to have a much more mild season compared to New York.. i only wish!

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Your peppers are such beautiful colors. Here's to the change in seasons.

Margaret

Nov 09, 2012 01:29 PM #18
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Hi Richard. Gas is being rationed for now.....every day is either odd or even, but the lines are shorter. Thanks.

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