The calendar made it to March. That means according to the professional ag climatologists, the weather gurus, winter is over. Ken Scheeringa, associate Indiana state climatologist, says climatological winter is Dec.1 through Feb. 28. It's over – done – finished!
Many of us thought it would never get started, although there was a brief cold patch before Christmas. Then the second half of February arrived, with bitter cold, snow, and school delay after school delay.