Related Program: Northland Morning Backyard Almanac: believe it or not, it's supposed to be 47 degrees By Lisa Johnson • Apr 13, 2018 Related Program: Northland Morning TweetShareGoogle+Email White pelicans enjoy the sun on the St. Louis River, last year on April 29. Larry says the snowstorms to the south have slowed the arrival of migrants to the northland. Northlanders rejoiced when we hit an official high temperature of 47 degrees Wednesday. Trouble is, that's supposed to be the average temperature for this time of year. Listen Listening... / 10:48 Tags: Backyard AlmanacLarry WeberAprilsnowTemperatureColdTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Backyard Almanac: why April snows are good for us By Lisa Johnson • Apr 6, 2018 Mumes World/Flickr How does that meme on Facebook go? "April showers bring snow plowers"? Leave it to Larry Weber to remind us just how important these April snows are. Backyard Almanac: the only time of year we long to see dandelions and Canada geese By Lisa Johnson • Mar 30, 2018 Torn between longing for signs of spring and the excitement of a winter snowstorm, Northlanders can find a little something to make everyone happy. Backyard Almanac: "Home is the sailor, home from the sea!" And the naturalist back on the radio By Lisa Johnson • Mar 23, 2018 Larry Weber returns from his peregrinations with a look into the future at The Spring To Come ... and marvels at February: it's only the second time in 40 years that it's been the snowiest month!