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How bad was the drought? It never affected us up here. I heard a few horror stories...
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How bad was the drought? It never affected us up here. I heard a few horror stories...
Really lucky it didnít affect you! I figured it did.
Everything died. I mean everything. My own lawn dried up. My well went dry and I had to drill a new one even deeper. It got pretty bad considering we are used to it raining a lot here. The ponds and rivers dried up. Houston was talking about how low the reservoirs were. In fact they were pretty much totally dried up was solid dirt. You could walk across them, in the past it was like 6 foot deep at its deepest point. There is now water back in them from the rains. Not much fish left in it. Sheldon reservoir has water back in it and that is a favorite fishing hole.
Over all it was not that bad. There were a lot of forest fires around like going toward Huntsville.
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