Unlike yesterday's start, of heavy rains, today is cool, grey, and generally pleasant.
The biggest benefits are soils that aren't fine dry dust, and a brook that has FLOW! of Water! magnificent!
This morning is a sign and timberwork day here at the Lodge!
Trailhead Conditions at Cascading Waters at 8:00 a.m. (elev. 630'):
Temperature is 54.5 degrees F and steady;
Humidity is 74% and steady;
Pressure is 29.94" of Hg and steady;
Skies are grey;
The air and leaves are moving quite a bit, but the higest recorded windspeed in the observation period was 1.0 mph;
The Cascades Brook has flow!!!
The Cascades has a little water!!!
The USFS Fire Danger Class is LOW.
National Weather Service Forecast:
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.