What a difference a day makes!

| As recently as Sunday at brunch, The Bunch were sitting around marveling about how inordinately mild the summer was. It was past the middle of June and the weather was more like May.

And it wasn't just our active imaginations at work. Here's the data:

June averages and records compared to this year

Yesterday erased all doubt that summer was finally here, appropriately just at the summer solstice. You could almost hear Mother Nature cackling as she stoked the furnace, "Summer, my precious ones, you want summer? Here you go!"

I guess it is time, finally, to take the electric blanket off the bed.

Last updated on Apr 13, 2018



Recent Articles