Out Our Way: Alberta Clippers and Chinooks - Psalm 57:1
Last updated 1/7/2022 at 7:46am
Out our way, the dreaded season of the "Alberta clippers" is upon us. Now that I am in the high desert, I chuckle when folks complain about it being a mere 9 degrees above zero and maybe ¼ inch snow on the ground. Yet, I miss home - and even the winters that we survived despite the Arctic howlers that came sweeping out of Santa's workshop.
I can remember huddling in the cold and reminding myself that we Montanans pay the price of winter whiteouts, huge snowfalls and below-freezing days and nights, but reap the treasure of Montana spring, summer and fall. And just to make it even les...