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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- Saturday as of Sep. 20 5:00 AM EDTSaturday - Partly cloudy. High of 72F. Breezy. Winds from the South at 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
- Saturday Night as of Sep. 20 5:00 AM EDTSaturday Night - Partly cloudy. Low of 59F. Breezy. Winds from the South at 10 to 20 mph.
- Sunday as of Sep. 20 5:00 AM EDTSunday - Overcast with a chance of rain, then rain showers in the afternoon. High of 77F. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
- Current Conditions : 45.8F, Mostly Cloudy - 4:19 AM EDT Sep. 20Temperature: 45.8°F | Humidity: 81% | Pressure: 30.25in ( Falling) | Conditions: Mostly Cloudy | Wind Direction: SE | Wind Speed: 3.0mph
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