Single-digit temperatures, measurable snowfall stretching over two weeks, terrible road conditions and quite a few wrecks.
The Kansas City area has gotten a good taste of winter weather, and the season of continued cold and snow doesn’t officially arrive until Dec. 21. Sections of Interstate 435 shutdown last night because of a bad traffic crash.
If this is the way that the real winter is to go then it will be a long siege until spring. It won’t do the hardware stores much good because of sidewalk salt and shovels left on the shelves unsold, but let’s hope the worst of the cold and snow has already occurred and the weather for the rest of the winter will be mild.
Yes, and Republicans in Congress will suddenly start to get along with President Barack Obama and pass meaningful legislation. There is a Santa Claus, and Rudolph has a red nose and will lead Santa’s sleigh.