Chickadee chicks okay - rain, rain, and more rain

By: bawlf, 1:19 PM GMT on June 19, 2014

7:11 AM presently - 13.6°C with 9 km/h north east wind. Today's forecast to be slightly warmer than yesterday. 80% chance of rain, but it has been raining all night and it's raining right now.

Took the dogs out this morning and they didn't want to go for the circuit walk. Too much rain, headed back to the house pronto. Tried to meditate this morning but it took them about 25 minutes to settle down and quit licking themselves dry. Work barbecue today like...

Tuesday, June 16 - cloudy but very quiet being so close to the highway

By: bawlf, 1:23 PM GMT on June 17, 2014

11.3°C at 7:16 AM. Today will be overcast with zero wind. Sunrise was at 5:03 AM with sunset being 10:06 PM. There is a waning gibbous. Today is forecast to be warmer than yesterday.

There's quite a bird population in the backyard of our condo and our neighbors'. We had a swallow couple that had nested in one of our birdhouses; alas, it wasn't very stable as the tree holding the birdhouse would move in the wind. Our neighbor was at a fair north of here i...

Cool, humid Monday, June 16 morning

By: bawlf, 12:14 PM GMT on June 16, 2014

9°C this morning and overcast. It is been much cooler last few weeks than normal for this time of year, the wind is a bit more of a factor as well.

Went golfing north of here, sandpiper golf course, beautiful day - lots of sun the occasional cloudy period. Shot a 64 so 13 strokes higher than my best score. So lots of goslings with the resident geese parents.

Return to work today, oh well. Will be checking out the birdhouse story again tonight...

soggy Parkland County after 2 day rain

By: bawlf, 12:59 PM GMT on April 24, 2014

0.6 C (33.08 F) at 6:42 AM with 10.1km/h WSW winds. Sunrise 6:14 AM and Sunset 8:51 PM

Today 04/24 0% chance of precipitation
Sun and clouds mixed. High near 10C. Winds NW at 15 to 25 kmh.


Tonight 04/24 20% chance of precipitation
Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming cloudy after midnight. Low 1C. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 kmh.

We have had approximately 28 mm (1 7/64 inches) of rain in the past 2 days which is a fai...

Updated: 1:22 PM GMT on April 24, 2014

Carlos and Simba go for teeth cleaning, Winter returns

By: bawlf, 12:48 PM GMT on April 17, 2014

-2.8C (26.96 F) at 6:16 AM. Sunrise 06:30 AM, Sunset 08:40 PM. South winds at 8.2 km\h. Today is forecast to be WARMER than yesterday. Mix of rain and snow showers tonight.

Today: 04/17 - 20% precipitation. Overcast. High 4C. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 kmh.

Tonight: 04/17 60% precipitation. Cloudy with rain and snow showers. Low 1C. Winds E at 15 to 25 kmh. Chance of precip 60%.

Tuesday morning this week I screwed up. Carlos and Simba we...

Updated: 1:03 PM GMT on April 17, 2014

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Hello I will be giving weather news from the county of Parkland near Spruce Grove, Alberta. Spruce Grove is 15 minutes West of Edmonton.