What kind of morning was it?… A windy one. The kind that wants to knock you off your feet. The kind that knocks trees over.
Our pictures show a nice day happening, it was at the time, but it didn’t stay that way for very long. Heavy rain began to fall before noon and golf ball sized hail began to cause havoc in parts of the county. The sheriff said the hail dented all of his cruisers and he wasn’t very happy about it. The cherry and apple… Read more »
The wind rules again today and the lights are flickering. We are on our way to the Big City By the Bay.
Today wasn’t the best day to take pictures. With wind and rain, it wasn’t very pleasant. Going down to the beach the wind sounds like a train roaring through. All in all it could have been worse, not as bad as the weather people predicted.
The gale warning flags are flying in anticipation of strong coastal winds for Leelanau County and South along the lakeshore. Yesterday the forecast was for gusts up o 60 mph, today, maybe 40 or so. The power company has crews positioned in the county to service any lines down. There are a lot of stressed trees in the county from the… Read more »
No doubt a bout it, it’s all about November clouds and wind, oh and hail. Today was supposed to turn partly cloudy by mid afternoon…. but
Hello… It’s Autumn again, summer in November can’t last forever.
A lot of parking spaces available in town this afternoon. Gale force winds make outdoor activities not much fun unless you’re surfing or kite boarding. Color is developing rapidly in the areas with a lot of maples. This coming weekend should be nice to color tour.
(Report by Jim today) Anyone driving down M22 South of Leland this morning may have seen me down in the poison ivy and reeds taking photos of the sunrise. Anyone who was paying attention saw a great cloud show that carried over into Fishtown. Lunch at Happy Hour and a trip down to roaring brook caps off a pre-barbecruise-day afternoon
Got a call early this morning from Leland. “Looks like you’ll be doing the report tonight, the power is out here.” As of 5pm, the power was still out and judging from the damage, it will be out for a while. Hope everyone is safe and dry. -Jim After the storm…