Monday, 20th August 2018
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There are very few people who would actively wish for rain during the Summer period but considering that there hasn't been rain over Waterford and it's surrounding area for the best part of seven weeks it is unsurprising that more than a few people were wishing for some rain to fall.

Following the intense heat of the last few weeks it seems we are heading more into a period more akin to what we are used to when it comes to Summer in the South East.

It is noticeably cooler, and therefore easier to sleep at night, as well as easier to go about your day. It is also better for farmers who have been looking for some rain to fall for some time.

We might get warmer weather again in due course but for now we just have to put up with the weather that we've got and enjoy it for what it is. After all it is Summer time.


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