Last Saturday, it got up to eighty degrees. 80!! BlueFish's girls were wearing SHORTS.
Sunday morning, the bottom dropped out. Well, the bottom dropped out for US. Back in Iowa, we would've probably worn shorts if the temps went UP to 32F. But this is Texas, and 32F is fargin COLD.
Combine 32F with rain and you get this:
I was grateful that the skin of ice didn't get thick enough to weight down the trees and cause us to lose power. Others in the area weren't so lucky.