06:50, 74F, mostly cloudy. calm. roosters up. reddog barking. working on the nets this week.
08:15, weather report says rain in the p.m. from a tropical wave ~ needed fuel and feed so went to cowtown early rather then after work. coming out of winn dixie, it was raining. a set-back. packed groceries in the passenger side of pick-up. got gas. by then it cleared. got feed. headed back to the farm and didn't get rain - then ..
10:20, medium tide at CK. high 70's - low 80's. SE wind clocking to SW, 5-10 knts., a.m. 10-15 knts., p.m. sunny. hung up bait seine and washed it down. nice morning for drying a net. didn't see much damage to it but haven't looked closely at the bag yet. going out to seahorse to pull the 600' seine.
14:00, choppy. big black gnarly looking cloud bank to the SW.
heading to sea horse to pull some nets for a UF class and introduce them to various and sundry fish. wind switched to SW and picked up. gray clouds moved in. net pulling, fish i.d'ing done we head back. we didn't net much. mostly some silver-sides and some large pinfish.
16:15, coal black clouds from the NE to the SE on the horizon going over #4 bridge. high tide.
began to rain in sumner. by rosewood it was coming down good. had about 7 miles of a monsoon on 345. thinned at sweetwater bend. cows and horses grazing in the rain.
18:20, 83F, rain stopped. muggy. hot. mosquitos out. got 2 eggs. younger pups helped with chores.
newdog got put on a lead. she barked at the donkeys.
20:50, 76F, misty. nothing stirring. totally overcast. waxing crescent moon hidden by clouds. an interesting day.