Good to hear you survived.lol. We ended up with about 5 inches of snow, it melted pretty fast though. then it was down in the teens for 2 days now its warmin up again. we didnt get the brunt of the storm, we just got little waves coming in as the main storm slide down the coast. it was still fun to get snow in late FEB, that hasnt happened since 1995.
I'm glad that you folks are getting some of that white stuff instead of me. It has been bright and sunny here the last couple of days but a friend of mine send me a email about what he found at his house just north of Tucson this morning.
Almost like spring here the last couple of days. I don't mind some snow but I hate the cold. Good to see someone else gets to enjoy it instead of us for a little bit. In my mind March 1st is the first day of spring, we will get more snow but it won't last long and a lot more nice days.
I must admit that I have missed a big game animal with a rifle. And not only was it a bull elk, it was the largest bull that I have had in my sights with a tag in my hand. But, as with most "missed shot" stories, I have an excuse. Moisture doesn't really ever bode well for hunting equipment. When moisture (either rain or snow) gets into a firearms barrel, nothing good takes place. A couple rain drops down there can change the point of impact drastically and a barrel jammed with snow after a...