Friday, August 7, 2009

From our Window: RAIN!!!

Big news in GriggsDakota: After weeks of dry weather rain fell on Friday!
Above: The rain begins.

Above: The sky is so dark, our yard light is on, and it is only 11:00 a.m. Thunder and lightening seem close by. Our electricity blinks off, but comes back.
Above: Did we forget to clean that gutter? We hadn't noticed through this dry summer.
Above: Maddock chooses to wait out the storm under the eves of the house.
Above: There is water in the dusty rain gauge. We received about three quarters of an inch of rain -- a welcome drink for thirsty fields. The weather forecast is damp and cool through Saturday.

2 comments:

  1. I think we need a new log in and author because there seems to be a GHOST blogger on this post. Kirsti is gone...so great job on your first entry Mama Jane! Welcomed rain. Hooray!

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  2. Oh, the wonders of technology! Kirsti took the photos before she left and wrote content remotely for this entry.

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