We had a cold October with no snow, followed by a warmer November. We had a dusting of snow the day after Thanksgiving, but it didn't stick long.
Our first real snow for the year started yesterday.
The snow sat on top of the power line until the sun came out, and then it looked like this:
I always enjoy the first snow. There is something magical about it, until it turns into black slush in the grocery store parking lot. ;-)