Ice shine

When the sun came out on the 23rd, it was really pretty.

The ice glittered against a blue sky.
Sunlight sparkles on ice coating tree branches against a blue sky

Outdoor structures were coated with ice.
ice coats the diamond-shaped lattice of a chain-link fence

The freezing rain dripped off to form icicles.
twigs are heavily coated with ice and short icicles hang from them

The ice bowed down bushes and plants as well as trees.
ice coats the branches of a bush hanging over a sidewalk

Here’s a close-up of how the ice built up on small twigs.
Twigs and stems are coated with ice from an ice storm

Even leaves added to the burden of ice.
two leaves and their twig are coated with ice

One Response to “Ice shine”

  1. The power of ice storms | Random Thoughts: If not now, when? Says:

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