Daily Archives: June 8, 2010

Look Outside Right Now

According to legend, the weather you see outside today will linger unchanged for quite some time. This is likely a new one for you, as it is for me. It seems St. Medard (c.457 – c.545) was so loved that the weather on his feast day (June 8) would remain unchanged for 40 days. Now […]

Weather Extremes Plague China

Beginning on May 31, southern China experienced three days of excessive rainfall which ended up destroying 11,000 homes and forcing 200,000 people to evacuate. Initially, there were 53 people reported missing and not until just recently have they been recovered. The Guangxi region flood control office has said that the flooding and landslides affected 42 […]