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Seattle's Rainiest Days on Record

While the city is known for rainy days, Seattle doesn’t even come close to the rainiest cities in the country—rainfall in some parts of Hawaii top what Seattle accumulates in a year in just one week. 253 more words


Flash Flood Watch Issued With Another Round Of Rain Moving In

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It seems we just can’t catch a break from the wet weather as yet another round of showers and storms moved through the area on Tuesday night. 376 more words


Play date Saturday

We went to a family reunion on my father’s side today. I hadn’t been since I was five or six years old, at least that is the memory I have of going. 153 more words

The Driest County (Again)

Ever since I began this blog, I have posted about the absurdity of Norfolk claiming to be the driest county in England. Days of rain running into weeks, this was all I experienced when I first moved here, and it lasted for over two years. 239 more words

Country Life In Norfolk

Dogs and Daffodils and Downpours

Things the Left Coast Cook thinks about while running on a Saturday morning…

1. Echoes of her mother: “Dress warmly. You’ll be cold.” Indeed. She is chilled to the bone in the first five minutes. 958 more words

Windward side residents get the brunt of wind-related damages

“What a miserable Valentine’s Day.” That’s what a man said who lost his entire roof to the howling wind Saturday, and then had the inside of his home drenched by heavy rain. 431 more words


Blue on Blue by Dianne White, illustrated by Beth Krommes

What first drew me to this book was the cover art. You might remember Krommes’s work from her Caldecott Award-winning book, A House in the Night. 127 more words

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