Drought Watch and a flicker of hope

As moderate to severe drought conditions have overspread WNY, lawns that were once green have taken on a range of tan hues. Still there are a number of reasons to remain positive beyond the fact that we live next to one of the largest fresh water sources on the planet. Warm Summer The biggest positive would be for all the heat loving locals since dry ground (and dry air) heat up more quickly.  Much of what I have been seeing repeatedly in the longer range ensembles has been a trend of above average warmth, especially through the finish of this…