How can the temperature change so rapidly? At the beginning of the week we were wearing shorts and sweating in near eighty-degree weather. Yesterday and today we were shivering while wearing sweatshirts and warm jeans.
This afternoon we also had a lightning and thunderstorm. It seemed to come in waves - one bout after another. First was simply thunder and a downpouring of rain. Then, came a bit of calm followed by loud pounding on our tin roof. I looked out the window onto the deck and this is what I saw: