By: klamping, 1:24 AM GMT on July 18, 2013
...except here. A low pressure system brought daily rain showers over the general area, but their scattered nature kept them from giving my garden any more than 0.2" of precious rain.
There was actually a large system moving my direction earlier today, only to scoot southwest as I watched in agony on radar. There's something about rain that I just love, and unfortunately in Texas we just don't get a lot of it.
By: klamping, 3:52 AM GMT on June 22, 2013
The past week has been much more summer like than most of June, with clear skies providing plenty of sunshine and heat for my summer garden. For several weeks in early June I had no need to run my hose, but this past week's sunny days sure have taxed my plants.
Forecast shows the high pressure sticking around, so it'll be at least a week before any change in the weather pattern that South Texas is so known for. I'll need to get back to daily watering to ...