Originally uploaded by shersteve.
Yes, it drifts closer to the house as the wind sculpts the snow. This is looking out the garage door down the driveway. The indents formed by the door as the snow builds up against it are visible.
This is the same yardstick as before. Now, it can stand on its own. 16 inches deep here. It is more like 10-12 on the open ground.
The radio got interrupted by one of those Emergency Broadcast signals to actually broadcast an alert from NOAA. Haven't heard one of those really occur. I usually just catch the signal test at some odd hour.
We'll just stay warm for now and continue blizzard blogging.