Author Archives: Nick Flandrey

Thur. June 21, 2018 – Thursday! NOT Friday!

77F with 83%RH, water on everything, and it’s guaranteed to get hotter. SNAFU here in the swamp. Woke up planning how to get thru the day, which would have been ok, but the day I was planning for is tomorrow. … Continue reading

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Wed. June 20, 2018 – watch what the other hand is doing.

A bit like yesterday, we are about 10F behind the clock, or 84F and 9 am… humid too, but a nice break from the string of days that were 90F at 9am…. Lots of sudden loud wailing in the public … Continue reading

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Tues. June 19, 2018 – late start

A bit cooler today, currently only 83F, but super humid. All the water from yesterday still needs to evaporate, and we have indicated 83%RH. A good day to be inside. Didn’t have time this am to do much beyond getting … Continue reading

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Mon. June 18, 2018 – slightly cooler

9am and only 80F, although the humidity is a bit higher. The rain may have cooled it down a bit. Swim meet tonight, and I’ve got the kids at home today, so busy me! There’s a lot of things to … Continue reading

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Sun. June 17, 2018 – Father’s Day

At 9am, it’s currently just shy of 90F with 72%RH. Normal hot day. Congratulations and best wishes to all the Fathers honored on this day. It’s a tough job, in most cases undertaken willingly, but never with complete knowledge and … Continue reading

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Sat. June 16, 2018 – I guess I better get busy

Looks like another hot, humid day, but NOAA says we’ll get t-storms at some point, and for the next two. Their record this spring hasn’t been as good as last. They changed graphics programs for their maps, maybe they changed … Continue reading

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Fri. June 15, 2018 – tired!

Up late last night, lots of sun, and I”m wiped out today. I want to go back to bed more today than any day I can remember in the last year or two. Our brief but heavy rain didn’t really … Continue reading

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Thur. June 14, 2018 – busy day

830AM and 85F with 75%RH. Gonna be hot here in the swamp. So of course we have a swim meet where we need to set up our team on a tennis court. The host team has warned that our kids … Continue reading

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Wed. June 13, 2018 – Friday the 13th is on a Wednesday this month

Hot, humid, sunny. Houston. Ate some grapes from my vine yesterday. I decided if I want any, I’ll have to do what the thief is doing and just harvest the red ones. So I did. Tasty, but the skins were … Continue reading

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Tues. June 12, 2018 – seismic shifts

Another hot one here, currently 80F and the humidity hasn’t let up. The geopolitical climate is shifting. You can see it everywhere. Nationalist movements gaining prominence. Rising anti-immigrant sentiment. Brexit. And now the meeting with North Korea. (and the Kurds … Continue reading

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