The nights begin to run on so long this time of year. (Especially when your home is at 48Ã‚Â° North
I live where the humidity may be very low. The night sky can just be ablaze
with stars and planets!
If the sun wasn't shining brightly this morning, I am sure that I would see the neighbor's sodium light, lit up. I know that I can see the front door lights of 3 houses across the road but, I trust, those are cfl lights. All of these will be on 24 hours each day. It has been years since I've seen the photo-cell turn that sodium vapor light off over the south fence . .
Despite low humidity, we often experience air inversions during the winter. I can literally cry from one side of the medium-size city of Spokane to the other side on many winter evenings. The air used to choke me when wood & coal were more common fuels. Now, it just brings tears