Forecast calls for ice overnight Friday into Saturday morning
Another update from the National Weather Service: Ice accumulation up to 1/4 inch possible in Eugene, Albany and Corvallis. Freezing rain should turn to regular rain by Saturday morning.
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EUGENE...CORVALLIS...ALBANY
951 PM PST FRI DEC 11 2009 ...
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SATURDAY FOR THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY...
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SATURDAY.
* LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES OVERNIGHT.
* ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.
* FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER TO RAIN SATURDAY MORNING.
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
Water drops on dandelion seed heads. The first rain we have had for awhile came this morning.
I took this photo about 10 AM, but since it was in the shade of one of our trees, I decided to use the flash and it made it look more like I had taken it at night.
While plucking dead blossoms from my Petunia plant I noticed this unusual spider so decided to take a photo of it. After loaded the shot in my computer I saw that the design on it's back looked like some sort of 'space alien'. Interesting. Enjoy.