Category Archives: Weather

RAIN!

Finally some real rain and it cooled off too!  77 F outside right now at 3:30 pm.   Love it!

rainUntil a few days ago my high inside was around 85 F,  but it’s 87 F now and would be 89 by tonight if we didn’t have the storm.  Hopefully I can get the house cooled down again.  As long as we have mid 70s for a low I’m good here without ANY cooling other than a USB fan plugged into my notebook or power pack.

We’re just under 1/4″ of rain,  but it is still softly raining now.  Could use a little more!

Update:  Got a little more rain off and on, perfect.   5:30 pm 72 F — 60s?

Another storm — another Frontier outage

Yesterday internet and DSL were out all day and if finally came back on in the evening, only to go out again around 7:30 am this morning.   Friday night was one of the worst wind storms we’ve had in a while, so I wasn’t too surprised about the outage yesterday.   Maybe they’re still fixing stuff today.

Clouds

Here’s the forecast for this week:

weather forecastWe’ll see how that turns out.   I have countless boxes full of stuff to sell at the Saturday parking lot sales at the Collectors Corner and the last two Saturdays we got rained out.

I need SUNSHINE!

Live updates: Evacuations below Oroville Dam

It’s hard to believe that Lake Mead also overflowed and the road over the dam had to be closed — in the 90s.

Sure hope the Oroville Dam will hold until they can make the repairs.

Oroville Dam
Oroville Dam

Source: Live updates: Evacuations below Oroville Dam remain in effect as officials try to make repairs before new storms – LA Times

70s in the forecast – FINALLY!

Updated 2/6/17:   It is so frustrating to have so many cloudy days. Last week we had one really nice day, I think on Wednesday, and Saturday also wasn’t bad, but we were seriously sprayed.  Yesterday and today it was cloudy most of the day.  Depressing! Update 6/12/17:  Last Thursday was another very nice day, butContinue Reading