Waiting for some Lightning Storms

On average, the end of May and through the month of June here in Rhode Island is the strongest chance of strong to severe thunderstorms throughout the year.  This has not been the case over the past couple of years though. We usually get 1-2 “Severe” storms and then about 6-12 strong storms in the area.  But the past two years, we have not had any severe storms and only 3 or 4 strong storms. For some reason, the storms roar through Connecticut and once they hit the Rhode Island line, they either dissipate…

Read More

Finally…

Summer Hammock

Well, the long Winter is finally behind us and we are starting to see some beautiful weather.  The birds are singing and my allergies are telling me that the flowers, grass and trees are in bloom. I love this time of year.  I love to be able to work out in the yard without being knee-deep in snow and having to wear 10 layers of clothing because the temperature is -10° F.  This past week, we had temperatures in the mid to upper 80’s which is pretty warm for the…

Read More