The clouds are low on the mountains.
This is the Santa Clara River. When you see pictures of this, it's usually a small stream. Well today it's been a raging river. This is low compared to other times, but still angry looking.
across the street....
into a field that usually has a wonderful garden in it. The bent over fence poles above is where the owner sections off the field from his yard.
At the arrows is where the dam used to be. This was as close as I could get.
BUT, some beauty has come from the unusual rains we've had this summer. Flowers that no one has seen before are coming up. Blue flowers, yellow, all kinds of plant life that has probably lain dormant for who knows how long.
The desert is so green and beautiful
Unfortunately more rain is expected tonight. If it really rains and rains like it has,
there will be more problems to deal with I'm afraid.