• Mirandomness

    Riding the Storm Out: Beta Test?

    In August, we dodged a bullet in the form of Hanna that hit east of Houston. For some reason, for all the hurricane threats and near misses, tropical storms really seem to have the Bayou City’s number. Ike was windy and Harvey wreaked havoc from which parts of Houston is still recovering. However, my first real experience with tropical weather was Allison. I had never seen anything like it and wouldn’t until Harvey, to be honest. Tropical storms sound much less frightening than hurricanes, but to someone who has dumped her rain gauge twice in a couple of day, it’s a bit nerve wracking. We are fine, but with tropical…