Slideshow: Good bye, Neptune; Hello Octavia

Reports from an epic winter

Alison Oestreicher and her dog Sen play on Lucy Vincent beach on Valentines Day. — Photo by Michael Cummo

Winter storm Neptune blew off to Downeast Maine, and Vineyarders have reported snowfall totals between 8 and 10 inches as of Monday morning. With wind chill temperatures in the negative teens, the National Weather Service has posted a wind chill advisory which is in effect until 10 am on Monday.

Winds are expected to taper off Monday evening, and forecasters are predicting another storm, Octavia, could drop between 5-8 inches of snow on Martha’s Vineyard on Tuesday.