Waters have finally crested in the swamp.
|Hydrograph of this year's|
water stage (blue line) compared to
last year's (red line)
Last time water was this high (up in the pines) for this long (4 months running) was 2005, i.e. the year of Wilma.
|Historical calendar chart showing|
where we are at now relative
to previous years
This year we'll be remembering as "The Year of Irma" even though it had a lot of help (i.e. 20 inches of June rainfall, and several other big rain events) along the way.