It is raining off and on, mostly on for the last half hour, a monsoon-type rain, like we had in Puerto Rico when I was a child, or in Virginia. But not warm like those rains… Big, heavy drops, beating down the leaves, the branches, beating into the earth, the roof, beating rolling thumping. It […]
Road closures everywhere. Here is a screenshot from the Dept of Transportation’s website at about 7 pm this evening. Click on the thumbnail for a bigger look, use your back button to return. Our home is staying dry, the temporary fix on the leaking skylight appears to be holding.
and it’s only a short week into the NEW Year! I still need to finish going through and editing the photos from the trip to Victoria, now almost two weeks ago. I want to blog about my new class… and will. Soon. Maybe tomorrow. I hope. But this week has been hectic, in part because […]
Have I mentioned rain before? End of the first week in November, and we have flooding (seems a bit early to me) to the west, south and north of us around Puget Sound, and a little bit in places around our own town. I suspect the only reason there isn’t a lot of flooding to […]
Today we woke to snow.Â No school for one, late start for the other child.Â My volunteering for the day was scratched, of course. I didn’t take any pictures today — I think there will be snow again this year.Â The way the weather has been, I rather expect more like this, more regularly than […]
Last Sunday, we watched the tail end of the snow from the previous day melt. Monday, heavy rain had water rushing over the highway that runs parallel to the road I usually take to get into town…Â and then over the road itself.Â When I passed by, it wasn’t too alarming, but apparently later in […]