Maybe it's just wishful thinking but I am noticing the throats of the male goldfinches are getting more yellow (getting pumped up for dating season), and that there's a faint redish & brownish tinge to the trees.
In other news
INITIALLY PRECIPITATION LOOKS TO START AS A MIX OF LIGHT RAIN AND SLEET FROM LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING BEFORE CHANGING TO ALL SNOW. WHILE THE DETAILS ON WHERE AND HOW MUCH SNOW WILL FALL CONTINUE TO BE DETERMINED.CONFIDENCE IS INCREASING THAT THE MOST LIKELY AREAS FOR SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL BE ALONG AND SOUTH OF I-20. LATEST INDICATIONS CONTINUE TO SUGGESTS THAT SOME PART OF THE SOUTHERN FORECAST AREA MAY SEE AMOUNTS UP TO 2 TO 4 INCHES. EVERYONE IS URGED TO STAY UP TO DATE ON THE LATEST FORECAST AND OUTLOOKS CONCERNING THIS POTENTIAL HEAVY SNOW EVENT.