Friday, 10 August 2018


We are experiencing several weeks with intermittent strong winds and relatively little rain lately. A great deal of damage has been done through this period with trees uprooted, roofs and fencing damaged, some walls collapsing and so on. Today we had a fatality with a tree falling on a car and killing the driver, a man in his early 30s. Gusts of wind can reach speeds of 100 km/hr...

This post is part of the Skywatch Friday meme,
and also part of the Friday Photo Journal meme.

1 comment:

  1. I always felt safer in my car also, until recent rains meant the same thing happening here in May, when 2 reporters were killed sitting in their car and a tree fell on them. Your photo looked like looking down to a lake for me, then I finally got my eyes to see the blue was the sky!