2018: wet and wild in the NW Corner

What a difference a year makes. In 2017, Connecticut experienced widespread drought conditions, with Litchfield County receiving only 32 inches of rain — 18 inches below the yearly average. 

Through mid-October 2018, streams and rivers were running high in our area and we were nearly 6 inches above average. Welcome to the new normal. We can expect wide fluctuations in precipitation, not to mention temperature and weather severity, as the climate continues to change.

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