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The Watch Hill Lighthouse is partially blocked by a snow covered stone wall in the foreground. The powdery snow that fell on Wednesday morning added to the deserted scene later that afternoon. (Grace White/The Westerly Sun)
After soaring above St. Clare Church on Crandall Ave. in Misquamicut, a red tailed hawk took a break and perched in a tree along Shore Rd. on Wednesday afternoon. (Grace White/The Westerly Sun) Gushing water from bubblers beneath a dock in Avondale create icy formations on Wednesday afternoon.(Grace White/The Westerly Sun) Carl Maxwell, of Westerly, pauses to adjust his earphones as he walks his golden retrievers, Becky and Amelia, up Bay St. in Watch Hill on Wednesday afternoon. (Grace White/The Westerly Sun) The sidewalk, docks and waterfront are covered in snow and ice in Watch Hill on Wednesday afternoon. (Grace White/The Westerly Sun) The pylons along Viking Marina catch the sun on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) The pylons along Viking Marina catch the sun on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Animal tracks dot the snow near Viking Marina on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Sun hits wild grasses along Canal Street near the Pawcatuck River on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Sun hits wild grasses along Canal Street near the Pawcatuck River on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Sun hits wild grasses along Canal Street near the Pawcatuck River on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Snow covers the banks of the Pawcatuck River on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) A tree is reflected in the Pawcatuck River on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Snow covers the banks of the Pawcatuck River on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Berries intertwines with a telephone pole cable on a cold winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) Snow collects on the docks at the Westerly Marina on a cold January Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) A plow clears the snow from the street on Tum A Lum Circle in Westerly on a wintery Wednesday morning. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) The deicing pumps are going at the docks at Viking Marina on a cold January Wednesday. The Pawcatuck River is mostly frozen near by. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun ) The pylons along Viking Marina catch the sun on a winter day in Westerly on Wednesday. (Jill Connor / The Westerly Sun )

Wintry afternoon scenes


The light snow covering that swept through the area early on Wednesday morning created wintry scenes in desolate Misquamicut, Watch Hill and Avondale.



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