Frozen Forecast Leads to a Change in Florida Plans
March 1, 2021
In January, I wrote an article in which I laid out my flying plans for 2021. Fast forward just a few weeks and my, how things change.
The 12th of February was to be the eve of my first long cross-country trip. Not the type of cross country that you fly as a student, but my first real cross country – just my wife and I along with a suitcase in our Cessna 182 in search of sun, fun, and freedom in the skies.
Mother Nature had other plans.
About three days ahead of our anticipated departure date, Winter Storm Shirley found its way into our weather forecast and my expectation for warmer weath...