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Crete in the Snow!

Postby Carolina » Sun Jan 08, 2017 5:13 pm

It's been snowing across nearly all of Crete today.
A collection of photos from around the web today, here: https://livingincrete-carolina.blogspot ... -snow.html

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Re: Crete in the Snow!

Postby Kathleen » Sun Jan 08, 2017 5:50 pm

Just had a photo forwarded of my car parked up with my neighbours near Pigi, Rethymnon...the sun shade covering them is resting on the car roofs, they had 10cms overnight and it was still coming down at 08.30.

Here in the frozen North, it was up to 9c at 15.00hrs with few clouds, blue skies and sunshine. My snowblower is at the ready, but going on the last few years I have not needed it to dig the driveway out.

I feel so sorry for the elderly, and those who can not afford the oil to keep warm, over there, it must be a nightmare.

Kathleen

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Re: Crete in the Snow!

Postby Kilkis » Mon Jan 09, 2017 11:18 am

View from my porch on Sunday 8 January 2017. It snowed steadily through the night and most of the day. Large flakes of very wet snow. Today it is sunny so it is starting to melt already.

Warwick

Image2017-01-08 by Kilkis1, on Flickr

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Re: Crete in the Snow!

Postby Jeffstclair » Mon Jan 09, 2017 1:02 pm

This was the view from here Image


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