Friday and Saturday we had rain in Melbourne. Lots of rain,
tropical rain, thunder and lightning. In the last three months
we have had virtually no rain. A couple of tiny showers only,
but this was a Tropical down pour. I estimate it took the front
to move in and drop those huge, big fat rain drops about 20
I took the first three photos of the sky as the storm was brewing
and the last photo is of those big fat raindrops falling on a glass
top table in the back garden. Unless you click on the photo you
won't see just how beautiful the rain bouncing off the glass is.
It looks like tiny glass crowns or coronets scattered across the
Click on the pic to enlarge...the raindrops are gorgeous!
Melbourne used to be a very wet city, I remember it
always drizzling with rain once winter got started. But it
has been a very long time since we had winters like that.
I wonder if this winter will be very wet. I can only hope. :)