The western part of North America is experiencing record-breaking temperatures, approaching 40C (100+F) on the south coast of Vancouver Island. This is an unprecedented weather situation caused by a blocked ridge of high pressure that is predicted to hang around until Tuesday.
We have become cellar-dwellers, including Nelly the dog. Newfoundlands don’t like it hot.
You can imagine what I’m doing when not lurking in the basement to cool off.
If I’m less visible on the usual blogs for a few days, it’s because I’ve wilted.