"Great" model-building and reading weather in metro Chicago.
More than a meter...or 3+ feet of snow-ice on the ground, 'snowed last 9 days, some wind chills to -40 C or F, take your pick. 'Has not been above 32 F / 0 C in weeks, average temp has been about 0 F / -18 C and "up and down," mostly down, somewhat.
16 Feb there was 10 inches new snow and 0 F temp when we woke; by and large, life went on as usual. More snow on the way.
Many, many, many piles of snow in large parking lots bigger than inverted PT boats.
'Ready for spring.