. . . and dumps 6 inches of very wet snow on us.
It was the kind of wet snow that covered the north face of street signs. My tall aster stems* are laden with snow and touching the ground. It's really pretty outside, but c'mon, it's April. Enough already!
My camera is up north with my wife and kids. Assuming that the sun doesn't melt it all today, I'll get some photos posted tomorrow.
April 2 photo:
*The aster stems are dry, left over from last year's growth. I leave them up through the winter to add a little vertical interest to the garden.