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Snow falls—and falls—on the final days of 2012

Snow fell steadily over the region on December 27, and just when everyone had shoveled themselves out, even more snow arrived on December 29.

Icicles flourished and temperatures at night dropped

Icicles flourished and temperatures at night dropped

By Monday, December 31, the sun shone down, icicles flourished, and temperatures at night dropped into the single digits.

Photo by Faith DeAmbrose

Slippery road conditions

Slippery road conditions

The two storms brought slippery road conditions, especially from drifting snow.

Photo by Faith DeAmbrose

Great sledding on the Castine golf course

Great sledding on the Castine golf course

The two storms brought over a foot of snow to Castine and Penobscot, slippery road conditions, especially from drifting snow—and some great sledding on the Castine golf course.

Photo by Anne Berleant

The last moon of 2012 sets

The last moon of 2012 sets

The last moon of 2012 sets on the morning of December 31.

Photo by Anne Berleant

Cattails stand tall in a snowy field

Cattails stand tall in a snowy field

Cattails stand tall in a snowy field after the first snowfall

Photo by Anne Berleant