Over the past month we have experienced weather events the like of which have not been seen for some fifty years. Lots of wind, rain, thunder and lightening. Strong squalls whipping across the horizon causing huge amounts of flooding. We are seeing water in places we haven’t seen it before. I took myself across the road to the old golf course latish one afternoon….
What was a small stormwater pond has turned into a lake.
the water has spilled over and filled the dips in the land.
Couldn’t resist this beautiful cloud formation one more time.
Im visiting a friend at Fregon which is deep in the heart of oz….On the weekend we headed west to Amata…
On the road…rich red dirt….long vistas and corrugated roads!
Rocky outcrops abound…
Waterholes too cold to swim in…
Beautiful rock formations….
Itchy caterpillars crossing the road…
Today has been one of the coldest days yet on the south coast of oz. Seriously when your breath clouds out of your mouth, its cold. We have had hail off and on all day. An intense low has been right over the top of us. Definately an inside by the fire day.
I did manage to take myself outside this afternoon and this is what I found….
Brrrrr heaps of hail cuddledmup next to my rainwater tanks
Hail heaped up in my stormwater drain……
and later across the road
Glorious cloudscapes….. clear and crisp and soaring!!
The best light ever….
And here they are in the distance