In closing let’s catch up and see how much rain fell in February around the area from your friends and neighbors. Claudia Chiasson, Carson, 9.44 inches; Rob Starr, Cougar, 17.84 inches; Robin Ruzek, Lake Shore, 3.48 inches; Larry Lebsack, Barberton, 6.45 inches; Jim Knoll, Five Corners, 5.71 inches; Chuck Houghten, Hockinson Heights, 9.67 inches; Judy Weber, Fargher Lake/View area, 3.37 inches; Murphy Dennis, Rawson Road near Clark Rifles, 12.84 inches; Tyler Mode, Battle Ground, 6.87 inches; Judy Darke, Felida, 3.49 inches; Bob Mode, Minnehaha, 5.01 inches; Irv St. Germain, Prune Hill,6.36 inches; Rick Krahn, Camas, 4.25 inches; Ellen Smart, Ridgefield, 5 inches; and Bill Sobolewski, Livingston Mountain, 7.26 inches. The official rainfall for Vancouver was 3.78 inches, a quarter-inch below average.
Take care and be excited for those warm high temperatures coming up.
Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. email@example.com