The clock has just passed midnight making it officially May 31. And the temperature outside along the Gordon / St. Croix Flowage is a brisk 34 degrees!
It was 85 degrees when I drove up two days ago. The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning:
I hope that the tarps are adequate.
Things could be worse - much worse. Here is a newspaper clipping from 1948 on display up at the Gordon Historical Society.