Deer cross River Road at Sidecut Metropark in Maumee. February's below-normal temperatures — Friday's high was 24, which is 10 degrees below normal for this time of year — have been especially tough on area wildlife. Warmer conditions are in the forecast, however, with highs of 32 Saturday and 39 Sunday. After a chance of snow showers Saturday night, skies will be mostly cloudy to partly sunny at least through Tuesday.
SLUG: ROV secor 2/9/2011 The Blade/ Amy E. Voigt Toledo, Ohio CAPTION: Two cardinals sit on the edge of a bird feeder as the snow begins to melt in Secor Metropark on February 9, 2011.
Birds forage for food from a feeder at Secor Metropark.