One of the two cherry trees on campus is in full bloom, and the one on the north of it is getting close. I will confess that I don’t exactly know what kind of cherry tree this is-one of the drawbacks to going to a university in the north. (University of Vermont) We’re not exactly a hotbed of cherry knowledge up here. In fact, it’s not even supposed to live up here. If I had to guess, I think it’s a Sargent Cherry, Prunus sargentii. So for those keeping track, that’s starting at about 75 growing degree days. For those that read a post a while ago saying I would write a post about growing degree days, I haven’t forgotten you.
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- Current Conditions : 66.6F, Drizzle - 8:37 AM EDT Jul. 1Temperature: 66.6°F | Humidity: 91% | Pressure: 29.72in (Steady) | Conditions: Drizzle | Wind Direction: ESE | Wind Speed: 4.0mph
- Wednesday Night as of Jul. 1 5:22 AM EDTWednesday Night - Scattered thunderstorms early, then partly cloudy after midnight. Low 56F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
- Wednesday as of Jul. 1 5:22 AM EDTWednesday - Thunderstorms. Gusty winds and small hail are possible. High around 75F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%.
- Thursday as of Jul. 1 5:22 AM EDTThursday - Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High near 75F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
- Current Conditions : 66.6F, Drizzle - 8:37 AM EDT Jul. 1