Storm names? It’s all Greek now to the National Weather Service

A second-straight morning of temperatures in the 30s, with a high Monday that might hit the low 60s before heading back into the 30s overnight, as Fall arrives Tuesday. If the National Weather Service forecast is correct, most of this week will be dry before showers Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Oh well. There goes the […]

Yes, Mother Nature is a bitch

According to the National Weather Service in Blacksburg, it was raining at our house about five miles north of Floyd as I wrote this. At least that’s what they said.  It was cloudy outside but no moisture fell from the skies.  Radar on Weather.com claimed it was raining too. That is the problem with current […]

Riders on the storm

Yep, more rain and thunderstorms are expected to arrive among us today and still more showers expected on Thursday. Somebody, it appears, has pissed off mother nature.

Look! Up in the sky! It’s the sun!

That bright light outside the window today is something we haven’t seen in a while.  As we recall, it’s the sun! A sunny sky with lot’s of blue overhead signals an switch from the deluge of rain over the last couple of week and signals a dry period for a few days in and around […]

Music on a wet Friday Night

Amid the predictions of doom and gloom that surrounded Floyd County and Southwestern Virginia this weekend, life went on nonetheless for standards like The Friday Night Jamboree in downtown Floyd.