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The Winter that never was

The Winter that never was..apart from a single week at the end of January-beginning of February. The one-week Winter. It’s true that we had a few days of serious snowfall at end October, followed by quite a lot of rain … Continue reading

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Snowless Guadarrama

Contrasts can sometimes be brutal. The images of the Eastern US covered in up to almost a meter of snow compound the bleak sensations offered by the Sierra de Guadarrama this end of January. Almost entirely snowless. What confronts us … Continue reading

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Extreme weather event

I’ve been talking (complaining) about the rain quite a bit over the last couple of months but yesterday, the first of March 2014, threatened to leave me speechless (not to mention snowless). It began to rain early in the morning … Continue reading

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Weird, weird weather!

This year the weather is weirder than ever.. In the middle of January i was worrying that it was beginning to look like another non-Winter..and then we had two and a half months of non-stop Winter, and the invernal season … Continue reading

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The impossible snows of 2012

Just when it seemed the weather couldn’t possibly get any weirder.. it did. It snowed in the mountains of Guadarrama in mid-February, not copiously but enough to leave a white blanket of 30-40cm in some expositions. For example, the northern slopes … Continue reading

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