Update: The rain tapered off for the afternoon, but then returned with a vengeance this evening (Friday). Now we have new big leaks in the living room ceiling. Adam took down the ceiling fan. The leak is coming out of the hole where it was. We have a five-gallon bucket catching the water which is a very fast drip, nearly a constant stream at times. Rain should taper off again tomorrow, but return sometime Sunday with significant rain all day Monday. Not sure what our ceiling will look like after all that.
We've had rain ... oh my! have we had RAIN! The ground was saturated last week. We had the threat of Hurricane Joaquin coming up the coast, and a low pressure system with lots of water stalled right over our heads, unable to shift itself because of the hurricane. Our yard this morning:
Meanwhile ... as he's wrangling the cabinet, Julia comes out of her room and announces that the roof is leaking. Yeah ... that roof ... the one our contractor supposedly just repaired.
When the weather is bad, Adam likes to bake:
The rain has slowed down, thankfully, and seems to be running off down to the river.