The rain stayed away and the blue skies remained in Harwich & Chatham. The wind however did show up and gusted at 65 mph so the surf got interesting and trees came down. Being Brits we decided it was time to put the kettle on and have a cup of tea!
As of 10am the wind has picked up in Harwich but still no rain. I guess the peak will hit in a couple of hours but it looks like we’ll be spared the real wrath of Irene. It’s now downgraded to a Tropical Storm and at the moment bringing a warm southerly (stiff) wind to… [ READ MORE ]
We ventured out on Saturday afternoon, or T minus 18 hours if you will until the long awaited arrival of Irene. A lady with a rather misleading name given that it stems from Greek mythology as a goddess who personified Peace. Yet here she was barreling up the East Coast promising and personifying nothing but… [ READ MORE ]