I see from other blogs and from family correspondence that things are cold in the northern hemisphere.
For example, here is my brother-in-law's house in Scotland:
Well, I have just been hanging shade cloth across out back verandah, creating a very fetching 'Bedouin look':
They are predicting a warm day tomorrow.
That's Celsius, not Fahrenheit. 106 degrees, in the old currency.
Granted, for some of you, 41 would be a warm day in Fahrenheit too.