Summer Storm Just Minutes Ago!!

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Friday 20 June, 2014 by Uncle Spike

We just a load of wet stuff fall from the sky!

Quite bizarre it was too. We are well into our long hot dry 6 month summer, and suddenly it clouded over, went very dark, then all hell let loose.

Didn’t manage to capture the thunder/lightening I’m afraid, as a) I didn’t have the camera to hand, and b) with Cousin Spike Jnr off school for 3 months now, I took the opportunity to share a daytime summer with him on the big covered balcony – until that got too flippin’ soggy and we had to retreat indoors and batten down the hatches!

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And then it was suddenly all over
The sun was back out and it started to heat right back up again!

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At least I wont have to spend 2 hours watering this evening 🙂

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19 thoughts on “Summer Storm Just Minutes Ago!!

  1. Send the rain our way!

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  2. rododovris says:

    Dear Uncle Spike,you were in Athens today?FIVE rains in one day!!!

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  3. Gill McGrath says:

    Great photos. Nice story. And’ Hot’ off the press…Deh!!! …..’ Wet’ off the press !

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  4. fredrieka says:

    did any soak in … any puddles so I can get dirty in?

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  5. ain’t Mother Nature mercurial? 🙂

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  6. AmyRose says:

    Now that’s some WET! Whoa! Hi, Uncle Spikey! Getting back to my norm, easing into it! Love, Amy

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  7. suej says:

    I was in Turkey early last month, and we had a couple of all-hell-let-loos rainstorms then….your photo looks very reminiscent of mine!

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