Stormy Weather

tornadoFor the last month, we’ve had a real rash of stormy weather. No, not that lovely old song, but real stormy weather.

Now I don’t mean gentle rain or light breezes. I mean torrential downpours, terrifying lightning and thunder, and worst of all tornado watches, warnings, and actual touchdowns.

In the past week we’ve had two tornado warnings, with one actual tornado touchdown about a mile from where I live. Fortunately, there was no substantial damage from the tornado, and no one was injured. […]