Spring is in the air and it just arrived in the Northern Hemisphere! Yes, at 10:29 UTC / 06:29 EDT the Sun crossed the equator. In reality the Sun’s rays fall directly on the equator in the journey north – see below (Thanks to timeanddate.com).
Naturally this means the Southern Hemisphere is heading into autumn and hopefully will slow down the tropical systems that have been going on.
Let me tell you Spring will be very welcome here after our recent snow storm of more than 76 cm / 30 inches. Thankfully it was a very dry snow and settled quickly.
Here’s my poor car at one point: