Friday, 12 October 2012

Deluge

Thursday night - 47mm of rain, 1¾ inches.  Is it ever going to stop?
I regularly give thanks that we live on a hill and the river is 50 feet below us.

8 comments:

  1. Yep, many was the time last year (when we got nearly 5' of rain) that I was very happy to be on top of the hill instead of down by the creek. *glub*

    As for that double rainbow - just splendid!

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  2. Thanks Kris, we often get double 'bows at the time of day I took this - must be something to do with the angle of the sun.

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  3. So sorry you guys are so wet these days. So, how's the quilting coming along?? :)

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  4. Hi FFG, quilting is not coming on fast enough, sadly, there are just NOT enough hours in the day!

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    1. Thanks Jill. Sorry not to reply sooner, been deluged here by more than rain. Lots going on including another turbine hearing which has taken a lot of work to prepare for. It was this afternoon, and thankfully, the application was refused.

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  6. 'Tis a stunner of a photo Bilbo. I, too, an very glad we live on top of a hill - Chezza' would have to be completely submerged (including the spire!) before we even got our toes damp...but it's trying its hardest again this morning! :-(

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    1. Hi Nutty, glad you liked the pic. We're the same as you floodwise - if we're wet then Cockermouth would be totally submerged, along with most of the Western coastal plain.

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