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Tropical Wave passing by today #201345
07/29/2019 08:18 AM
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Central Florida!
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Daily Herald story

Be alert for possible heavy downpours. By the way, is the island greening up? I think that there has been more rain than before our recent trip in June?


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201346
07/29/2019 08:23 AM
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There’s some green out there but still a lot of brown. Very rainy last night and so far this morning.

Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: eightzerobits] #201347
07/29/2019 08:30 AM
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OK, just be careful. Sounds like a good day to stay 'home', wherever that is..


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201350
07/29/2019 08:43 AM
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We were st the Towers one April and were shocked by how ‘brown’ the island was, and dismayed because our SIL was flying in primarily to play the SXM Open at Mullet. And of course, to enjoy his SXM vacation, too The Wednesday evening before his arrival it started to rain. Not heavy downpours but just a nice gentle ground-soaking rain. We woke up Thursdsy morning and literally, we sat out on our balcony and got to watch the grass turn green. By the time he arrived the course was green and the golfers had a great Saturday/Sunday event. It doesn’t take much.......


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201355
07/29/2019 09:29 AM
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Just saw a post on Facebook from a local driving in the Coupcoy/ Mullet area. Lots of flooding and hazardous driving conditions with rocks and mud on roadways trying to make it back to her home at Point Blanch. Also lightning strikes. Be careful out there.

Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201359
07/29/2019 09:51 AM
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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201367
07/29/2019 11:07 AM
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Passing by SXM... Heads up Florida?

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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: sxmmartini] #201368
07/29/2019 11:16 AM
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Yeah, although it seems like it should pass over either Hispanola or Cuba, so hopefully even if it forms, can't get too wound up. (Knock on wood!!)


Carol Hill
Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201369
07/29/2019 11:23 AM
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Minor flooding on Anguilla this morning. Those cisterns are filling up!


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201379
07/29/2019 02:42 PM
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Bill just picked me up from the airport and on the way home drive around a couple cars stuck in Lake Mullet. Reports of flooding in many areas.


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: BillandElaine] #201380
07/29/2019 03:01 PM
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I figured Lake Mullet would be in place. Glad you got home OK!


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201383
07/29/2019 03:17 PM
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Big tires!


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201386
07/29/2019 03:27 PM
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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: BillandElaine] #201387
07/29/2019 03:28 PM
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Did you troll along a fishing lure behind the car? LOL

Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: ruralcarrier] #201388
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Most are , correct. The brunt of the rain has gone , which we needed very badly. Thanks to the Heaven.lol

Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: ruralcarrier] #201389
07/29/2019 03:34 PM
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Originally Posted by ruralcarrier


So they say. Have friends who can't leave their house. But it will subside.

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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: BillandElaine] #201391
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Have you been anywhere near Lake Atrium?
George

Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: George1234] #201393
07/29/2019 04:06 PM
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Nope. From airport to Cupecoy is all I'm doing today!


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: George1234] #201395
07/29/2019 05:23 PM
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The Island 92 DJ said Lake Atrium was alive and well!



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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201430
07/30/2019 09:34 AM
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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201438
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A couple of passing showers this morning with sunshine in between.


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: SXMScubaman] #201440
07/30/2019 10:57 AM
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Boy, that area by Toppers sure floods now, since they paved that parking lot!


Carol Hill
Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201441
07/30/2019 11:06 AM
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Progress.


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: Carol_Hill] #201442
07/30/2019 11:16 AM
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Yep, the water runs off since it can not soak in and will eventually find the low spots and accumulate.


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Re: Tropical Wave passing by today [Re: ruralcarrier] #201445
07/30/2019 11:54 AM
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Like Lake Atrium.


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