Daily Archives: August 23, 2008

Or a state of wet, anyway

Update: Gov. Riley declares state of emergency – Breaking News from The Birmingham News – al.com

Apparently, Fay is bucking to become the first storm to actually circumnavigate the Gulf of Mexico. Having already hit everywhere in Florida, it’s headed towards Mobile. Actually, it’s already there, but the windy part of the storm isn’t. Here (a couple hundred miles inland) it’s been raining all day. We needed the rain, of course.