Ben Parzybok


The weather is coming

Portland weather can be pretty impressive.¬†Certainly you’ve seen this:

We seem to be headed for the same weather in the next few days.

The ice is really amazing. I grew up in Spokane, WA which gets a decent amount of snow – but the ice in Portland is of a completely different level. Think of it like an entire city being coated in a solid inch of oil-covered glass. It’s that strong and that slippery. You can scarcely walk outside of your house.

Here are pics I took about 5 years ago:

Author: Benjamin Parzybok

My name is Ben Parzybok and I'm a novelist and programmer living in Portland, OR. @sparkwatson



  1. I had NOT seen the automotive pinball video, but i remember the ice storm that devastated the Spokane area years ago. Stay safe.

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