The absurdity of a food truck at Bixby Bridge, 1/6/18

Yes, that is a “food truck” in the form of a trailer. And yes, it set up shop on the Bixby Bridge turnout. And yes, that is a customer standing in line. At one point, I am informed, the line was edging over the white fog line. Thanks Ken Ecklund for taking the photo and Martha for sending it. I will make sure and send this on.


Next Storm System, 1/6/18

Oh boy … hold on to your knickers…

“The next storm system is on track for Monday with an approaching upper level trough interacting with subtropical moisture to bring moderate to heavy rain and gusty winds to the area. Rain is expected to begin along the coast early Monday morning, with the
heaviest rains associated with the frontal passage Monday evening. The upper low is then progged to move through by Tuesday with showers decreasing through the day.

Forecast rainfall amounts with this system are impressive. 72-hour QPF from the CNRFC through 4 am Tuesday puts a 4-5″ bullseye over Big Sur,