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Storms


Wednesday, July 10, 2013

We've had major storms. Many areas had more than 3 inches of rain today alone.
My safety alert on my phone went off 2x in less than an hour.
The city of Clevelad put out a warning to stay off the streets as much as possible.
There are power outages, streets closed due to flooding and/or downed trees and wires.
One street I frequently use has collapsed as the hill has washed out from under it.
The storms are to be over this evening. (We've broken the record streak set in 1928 for continuous days of rain.
Fortunately, I am home now with my feet up.
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DIBANANA 7/11/2013 11:31PM

  So glad you are home safe. Flooding can be so dangerous!

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CHANGE4FIT 7/11/2013 9:40AM

    Be careful and safe!

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KNYAGENYA 7/11/2013 6:12AM

    it was horrible here too,. I hope you stay dry and safe.

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DESERTDREAMERS 7/11/2013 3:09AM

    Wow, wouldn't it be nice if we could spread the rain around? My state (New Mexico) is in a serious drought. Then, the rains cause flash floods. Can't win.

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REMEMBER_THIS 7/11/2013 12:40AM

    I heard on the news Cleveland and Columbus were going to get hit hard.
Stay safe!

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LINDA! 7/11/2013 12:38AM

    Happy to hear that you safely arrived home.

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WILLOW49 7/10/2013 11:40PM

    Glad you are home! Stay safe!

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1BEACHWALKER 7/10/2013 9:40PM

    You too! Since you saw my video and visited my blog, you know how our last week has been!
For some reason I thought you lived in Columbus, where I am from. My husband is from the Cleveland area around Elyria/Lorraine/Vermilion areas.
Glad you made it home safe...driving in those storms really make me nervous! When it starts to pond on the road, is when it gets scary. We are now getting another big, bad storm here at home! So tired of it! emoticon

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NELLIEC 7/10/2013 8:50PM

    I'm glad you are home!

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EDWARDS1411 7/10/2013 8:12PM

    Glad you are safe, we've had bad storms with major flooding, power outages, damage, rescues and broken records as well!

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LJBKENT 7/10/2013 8:10PM

    We are having the same rain problems around Asheville NC - and it's pouring again tonight. Average year to date - about 24 inches. So far this year we have had almost 47 inches, not counting what is coming down now. (At least it's not coming down as feet of snow!)

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TWEETYKC00 7/10/2013 8:10PM

    Keep close to home. I am glad you are ok.

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