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Re: Darn Rain!

   I don't mind a good summer rain storm..but we've been getting heavy
thunderstorms pretty regularly here, and they drop 1-3 inches of rain at a
time and bring very high winds. In between it's warm and muggy. Prime
conditions for all sorts of fungal diseases I'd imagine!

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <Aplfgcnys@aol.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Monday, July 03, 2006 9:46 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Darn Rain!

> Sue, it's interesting that only 40+ miles north of you in Westchester
> we aren't having much rain.  It did rain a few days ago, but the next day
> very windy which dried up all the excess moisture.  We are really quite
> The weather forecast tells us we will have rain, but it just doesn't come.
> This
> evening there are vague rumblings of thunder, but only a very few drops
> fallen, and that's been the pattern for weeks.  Rain is predicted, but
> come.  The only really rainy day was the day of our flower show a couple
> of weeks ago, which killed the attendance.  I  would dearly love to have a
> good rain, or evening thunder showers.  We really need the rain.
> Auralie
> In a message dated 07/03/2006 3:00:31 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> sue.nyc@att.net writes:
> The poor plants are plenty watered thanks to the almost
> daily storms we've been getting.
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