• Honestly, How Much Could It Rain?

    12 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Any California-raised person knows that it just doesn't rain in California in June. San Francisco averages two-tenths of an inch for the month, while San Jose only averages half that much. I was raised in between the two cities, and visited that area earlier this month. I had set aside the morning of Sunday, June 10th to cross the San Francisco Peninsula to the Pacific Ocean town of Half Moon Bay, a mere 25 minute drive away, for a few hours of birding. But, unexpectedly, the weather forecast began to predict a possibility of rain. Should I go anyway? I decided that I should. After all, in...
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