18 July 2009

The Sky is falling!

... Actually it's Virga - rain falling from the cloud but evaporating before reaching the ground. Weather here in the land of the SandCastle has been hot and dry, (114/11%) according to the National Weather Service. There is moisture in the upper levels of the atmosphere, but the lower levels are dry Cloud bases are 10-15,000 feet, and the rain just doesn't have a chance.

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