Young tree breaking under weight of ice.
Wide view of trees under strain of ice storm.
Young trees breaking under weight of ice.
Frozen grass half way through ice storm.
Frozen weeds half way through ice storm.
Frozen tree about 24 hours in to 48 hour storm.
Nearly two inches of accumulated ice on north side of stop sign.
The drive way frozen and "lake of ice" forming on front yard.
"Lake of ice" on front yard close-up.
Frozen driveway and grass.
Nearly 3 inches of "drifting ice" forming around corner of house.
Gutter spill way filling with ice.
About 1-2 inches of ice on siding of house.
A couple blades of grass frozen in time by ice storm.
The ice ball formed around a single blade of grass.
Thickly frozen weeds.
About 2 inches of ice enveloping street sign.
Close up of ice enveloped street sign.
Our neighbors mailbox braving the storm. The north side has close to 2 inches of ice.
Close-up of neighbors mailbox.
A utility post covered in ice.
Closer view of ice covered utility post.
Broken power poll less than 48 hours into the ice storm.
Twisted and strained power poles with downed power lines.
Downed power lines (the power is turned off to them).
Young tree (about 8 foot tall) devastated by ice.
A fallen branch covered in ice.
This broken branches has several pounds of ice on it.
The sun comes out and shines up the several inches of accumulated ice.
The gutter absolutely covered in ice.
Even the metal power poles are breaking under the strain of the ice.
An abandoned farmhouse and surrounding trees devastated in ice storm.
A thicket of trees covered in ice.
We break out the measuring stick for the record books.
The ice is about 2.5 inches thick above the grass in the yard. You can walk on the ice with out breaking it/falling down into the grass below. I had to stomp my foot hard to break down to the yard below.
Downed power lines at the neighbors house.
Forget about getting any gas from the north pumps.
Me posing next to the frozen gas pumps. The north side of these pumps cannot be used at all.
The gas handle covered in ice.
The front control panel of the gas pump.
Frozen tree at restaurant.
Frozen bush at restaurant.