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Today

Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo56° Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi71° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo50° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi69° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo52° Slight Chance Showers

Friday

Hi70° Chance Showers

Friday Night

Lo53° Chance Showers

Saturday

Hi73° Slight Chance Showers then Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo57° Partly Cloudy

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With reports of 100% chance of rain and outdoor assignments, I prepared myself to get very wet over the weekend. Because I live in dry Wenatchee, I don't really have great rain gear so I just know I'll be wet and live with it. My gear, however, needs to stay fairly dry. I generally just use towels to keep my stuff safe. One towel goes over a camera and wide angle lens I keep over my neck and one goes over my shoulders and drapes down to cover a camera slung over one shoulder (the camera with the telephoto lens). This has always seemed to work out pretty well at giving me quick access. As far as subject matter goes, a hard rain storm is so odd here that it becomes part of the story as witnessed in what I shot. A nature walk...

Farmers Market opening...

And resulting flooding on Sunday...

Rain is interesting to shoot once in a while but I don't know if I would like to be around it too much.