With the exception of a brief sprinkle, Leland was blessed with some sunshine for the Wildflower Sale. Lots of visitors in town, parking hard to find. Below in front of the Dam Candy Store are my granddaughters Lauren and Shea. What kind of a day is it?… A nice one.
There is the rumble of thunder and radar shows a big cell headed for Leland. Rain is on it’s way, probably good for the wildflowers.
The promised rain happened somewhere else. Still some fog lingering with occasional sunshine cutting through. A nice day in spite of the forecast.
A brief rain shower passed over last evening and fog greeted us this morning. Not enough rain to alleviate the No Burn rule. Sun finally burned thru the fog and another nice day was in store. Scattered thunderstorms are forecasted for tomorrow.
The Wildflower Rescue team will be on hand this weekend at the Village Green with a lot of Trillium for sale. Both Upper and Northern Lower peninsulas are under an extreme fire watch and No Burn Rule is in effect. Some rain is expected this week.
We have been enjoying an outstanding several days of mild temperatures, clear skies, and lakes as calm as glass.
The aerial photo shown above was actually taken 12 years ago on May 19, 2004. If I could take flight today I venture to say… it would look exactly to same. The county is blessed with a fantastic show of cherry blossoms.
Another beautiful day in the Leelanau. The stillness of the air presented Big Blue with a mirror surface perfect for Blue Stoners. But no rock collectors were on the beach.
Jim and I were interviewed by Colleen Wares, WTCM radio, in the Big City By the Bay this morning at 11:30 am EDT. We talked about the Leland Report book that has just been printed and will be available here in Leland in June. Jim by telephone and I of course in person. I was fortunate enough to find a… Read more »
Sport and commercial fishing are what Fishtown is all about. Always a nice sight watching the boats head out to Big Blue. Tune into AM580 Friday at 11:30 EST, we are going to be talking with Colleen Wares about the Leland Report Book. You can also listen live online