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How cold was it last week? 'Old Man Winter' put in an appearance

How cold was it last week? 'Old Man Winter' put in an appearance

There were dozens to hundreds of amazing photos from the ice and snow storms last week, but this one really caught my attention.

Mary Popovich took this picture looking out her living room window in Bellingham on Jan. 18.

"As I was walking by I stopped and notice this profile on the fence post," she said. "I think it's really odd that the snow created such a profile."

In fact, I'd contend it's the face of Old Man Winter, who had pretty much shunned the Northwest until arriving with a vengeance on Jan. 14.

Here is a larger version of the photo: