Irish Spring in Southern California

So it’s been raining in Southern California.  Maybe you heard about it.  Rain in Southern California is sort of a rare thing, particularly in the past several years.  But not this year.  During the latest rainstorm over the past weekend Kongo measured 7 inches in his Home Depot bucket in the back yard, a fairly accurate rain gauge by any standard.  That’s like almost a whole year’s worth of rain in a single weekend.  And that was just one of the storms that have washed over the area since the beginning of year courtesy of the “Pineapple Express” or what…