Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Storm of the Decade

The hatches have been battened down for what the news is calling the storm of the decade- due to hit the Bay somewhere between 10pm and tomorrow morning (unsurprisingly vague). Some reports are saying 8 inches of rain and winds at 60mph. 
Schools will be closed (and possibly bridges too) tomorrow. 

While what I'm actually anticipating a light sprinkle (I grew up in the Midwest- the weatherman is ALWAYS wrong) I did speak with the trainers just to make sure everything was prepped. Classic worried horsemom! 
I'm actually less concerned about Wilbur in his pasture than I am about Ellie hurting herself in the stall. 

Cheers to some much needed rain and our Northern Cali horses weathering the storm safely!
Yes- Brook is busy clipping her dog!

All tucked away!


  1. Wait...are you suggesting that somewhere weathermen are right? I only know of those which you speak...

    Cute tucked in pic

  2. Storm of the year maybe. Winds will be high probably closer to 35mph. My boss is letting everyone work from home tomorrow.

    1. Worse then initially reported for the Mtns. Peak wind gusts reported: 147 mph at 9 a.m. PST on Mt. Lincoln near Truckee, California; 139 mph at 11:20 a.m. PST on the summit of White Mountain, California; 117 mph at 4:39 a.m. PST on Squaw Peak, Oregon; 112 mph at 7 a.m. PST on Slide Mountain near Reno, Nevada.Top rainfall report: 9.04 inches at Venado in Sonoma County, California. Seven-foot waves reported on Lake Tahoe. More than 150,000 customers without power as of 12:30 p.m. PST.

  3. randomly un connected with the post, but I just love your trunk!

  4. I'm still in the midwest...I don't trust those silly weathermen, but I hope all is well if it does hit!