There’s been flooding on a great scale here abouts. The rain came in sometime Wednesday night, eventually, trickling down by elevenses this morning …Friday.

The river speed makes me dizzy to watch it, it is swollen and is, fortunately, subsiding.   Farm houses are surrounded by a lake where previously there had been a field.  Sheep in other pastures skirt around rivers to get to sodden grassy edges.  Low lying roads are barely passable.

A dry spell would be valuable, just a day or so, to allow the lying waters to drain.  Whether the rivers in both main towns will calm down that quickly is debatable, they have already burst their banks.  The amount of water spilled from them will take a lot of ‘mopping up’.


Thanks for visiting me. Please share your thoughts and ideas. Comment here.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.