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Cloncaw's Journal

Cloncaw's Journal

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Yew're Shattered.

03 February 2011 22:03:10
Yew're Shattered.

Yew're Shattered.

What a day today has been weatherwise started off a beautiful sunny morning and I thought great will get in a bit of gardening. By 11:30 the sun was gone and it was a bit windy good day for drying washing, by 12:30 was quite stormy and then at 1:30 it started to rain in came the washing. Gusting winds and lashing rain the garden was taking a real battering so any gardening was off the cards other than a quick look at Garden.ie before traching at 3:30pm sitting listening to the howling wind outside things were rattling around then there was a thump so I went out to see what had taken off in case it would cause any damage everything on the step at the door to the terrace seemed okay but on venturing out there shattered was one of my Bill and Ben terracotta pots, the wind had lifted off the corner of the basement terrace this pot would have been quite heavy I'm sure tomorrow I'll find it's not the only thing to have been broken in the gales.


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fran m fran m 03 February 2011 22:04:31

Very wild here also.


Ladybird Ladybird 03 February 2011 22:14:20

I'm sure that wind will do a lot of damage around the country. 


Periwinkle Periwinkle 03 February 2011 22:25:42

Yes, same here! Im dreading the results tomorrow!


Rachel Rachel 03 February 2011 22:33:42

Oh dear.


Clara Clara 03 February 2011 22:59:18

Same here,   electricity out for a while.


J.D. J.D. 04 February 2011 06:30:42

Gosh, lucky it didn't cause anybody any injury. I hope you don't have too many more casualties.


LNolan LNolan 04 February 2011 12:55:35

If its not the cold thats doing damage, its the wind. The sooner we see the back of this weather the better.


Myrtle Myrtle 04 February 2011 13:06:53

Still wild out there!


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