Monthly Archives: July 2019

Thur. July 18, 2019 – the cookie crumbles

78F and 97%RH. It rained on me in various parts of town all afternoon yesterday. It was like a black cloud followed me around and wanted my auction items to be wet. My wife said she wasn’t aware of any … Continue reading

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Wed. July 16, 2019 – putting it off doesn’t make it easier

79F and 90%RH this morning. It did cool off a bit after the sun went down yesterday. Not much, but noticeable. I’m beat. I’ve been moving heavy stuff and staying up late. I went back to bed this morning again. … Continue reading

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Tues. July 16, 2019 – interesting…

80F and 98%RH this morning. Stayed a tiny bit cooler yesterday with overcast, but was still hot and humid. Anyone else notice how much of our economy is people living off the ‘skim’? From Greg yesterday- “The record companies in … Continue reading

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Mon. July 15, 2019 – half way through the year

Hot and humid, close to 81F. We never did get much rain from Barry, but I think the mid-South/ Mississippi basin is going to get some in the coming days. Flash flood warnings for that area are in effect. With … Continue reading

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Sun. July 14, 2019 – got some things done, still more to do

I’m sure it’s hot and humid, but I’m cool and comfy in my bed. I LIKE air conditioning. If the collapse happens, I’ll miss AC an awful lot. Got through yesterday and got a couple of things done. Monthly non-prepping … Continue reading

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Sat. July 13, 2019 – Friday the 13th comes on a Saturday this month

79F and 85%RH this morning. Forecasts are for part cloud and rain later. We haven’t gotten any rain from the Gulf storm yet. The wind pattern has changed completely and is blowing from north to south because of the storm, … Continue reading

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Fri. July 12, 2019 – community involvement, you need it

82F and 88%RH and I believe it. Last night was like a wet blanket when I let the dog out. The radar clearly shows rotating storm in the gulf. Last night it was round, today it looks a bit squashed, … Continue reading

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Thur. July 11, 2019 – dentist appt this morning, yay! Said no one ever…

Well, I’m pretty sure it’s not 105F which is where my weather station is stuck this morning. Forecast calls for rain throughout the day, and temps as high as 99F. I guess we’ll see. It looks like the start of … Continue reading

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Wed. July 10, 2019 – tired.

79F and 96%RH this morning. It got hot yesterday but not as hot as some recent days. Wore my cool vest and set up my portable air conditioner and got some work done for a couple of hours. As a … Continue reading

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Tues. July 9, 2019 – still hot, still busy

78F and 96%RH at almost 7am. Yesterday stayed hot all day and was wet blanket hot when I went to bed. Today should be more of the same. I’m dealing with heat better than last year, in the sense that … Continue reading

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