Backyard Almanac: if spring moves north at 15 miles a day ... but it snows ...

May 17, 2019

Orchard oriole
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Larry Weber is hanging out in southern Minnesota, where spring is in full swing.

Actually, it was 85 yesterday; maybe summer has already started down there.

Here in the Northland, we've got another two weeks to do before we could see the kinds of wildflowers and warblers he's seeing.

And of course, there's still a chance of snow in the forecast ...