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I live in Bakersfield CA. We are in a drought. ITS FREAKIN' RAINING.

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Mike Money, Aug 15, 2005.


  1. Mike Money

    Mike Money Banned

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
    Avatar Speakers Endorsing Hooligan
    After 3 weeks of 105 weather... is raining. with the lightening show and everything.

    supposedly by school was struck and alarms are going off like crazy.
     
  2. DigMe

    DigMe

    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    Did you type that with a stopped up nose?

    brad cook
     
  3. nonsqtr

    nonsqtr The emperor has no clothes!

    Aug 29, 2003
    Burbank CA USA
    I heard the thunderstorms this morning. Glad y'all are getting some of the moisture you need. :)
     
  4. heard some thunder and a little rain around 2 AM, loved it.
     
  5. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL HARVESTER OF SORROW Staff Member Supporting Member

    Congrats on the rain :)
     
  6. Max

    Max Supporting Member

    Feb 14, 2000
    Bakersfield, CA
    Slept right through it. We get lightning MAYBE once a year. I'm so bummed.
     
  7. You want ligthning? Move to Florida.
     
  8. We're in a drought here in Canberra. Most of our territory and the state surrounding us have officially been in drought for about 2 years now i think. One of our neighbouring cities (45 mins away) only had 6 weeks of water left in their catchment areas 8 weeks ago. Fortunately it rained for a couple of days last month and they have a bit more water, but they pretty much live each day expecting to run out at any stage. They only shower every second or third day and can't water lawns, wash cars, or use water for anything apart from drinking. Droughts aren't cool.