Going into town was nervewracking, as the water was coming up so fast I didn't know if we would make it home. Thankfully, we made it, and there were croissants.
Our stream has burst it's banks again
This is the outflow from the bridge
This is downstream a bit, where you usually would have to cross the fence and go down a hill to reach the water
This is the outflow in town. You can't see it very well, but where the water issues thru the 2 arches, it is humped up several inches higher than that just behind the stonework.
normally how we get home, called The Sands.
the garage where they probably won't be doing much on the cars today
the road into our village
floodgates up at the police station..
and down the street a bit.
Our reward for braving the floods. We had to get enough groceries to last a bit, as the rain will continue for the next 2 days.
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Ugh, looks like it was dreadful.
Croissants make everything better.
eeks! that looks really scary - but thankfully you got food to see you through! (croissants look delish!)
croissants look yummy though!
Those flood gates sure beat the sandbags we pile in the doorways.
scary that it might have been difficult to get home!
YIkes, not fun. Glad you got the croissants.
Yikes. Hope the firewood and provisions last!
Do we need to send a boat?
oh dear- I didn't get that it was the stream that burst its banks fro megs pics- so much rain!
tulip, not yet, we'll send up flareskg, I don't know, but they would at least slow it down a lot
Ugh it sucks. Need we send care packages yet?
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