Today's moment of winter

snowy downtown albany 2014-02-05

Shrouded in snow.

This photo of downtown Albany this afternoon floated in via the Twittersphere today. It seemed to capture the day -- snowy -- and at an angle most of us don't often see -- from the Capitol.

As of 4 pm, the National Weather Service reported 8.5 inches of snow for Albany, which happens to break the previous record for the date (8 inches in 1975).

Update: The total for all of Wednesday, according to the NWS: 10.4 inches.

Comments

Holy smokes, since when does a minor snowfall in upstate NY in February start breaking records. Pathetic.

We beat the record by 0.5 inches! Eat it 1975.

Imagine this in Atlanta?

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