Last night we had the second storm, of what I would consider to be unusual weather for Maine, now you Midwesterners are used to this but not us folks here in the Northeast. A thunderstorm watch and several warnings were posted for our area and after the one on Monday I was prepared for some strong winds along with thunder and lightening, but along with all of this came several Tornado Warnings NOT watches. After the weather officials check out the areas where there is a lot of damage we will probably find out that there were several Tornados that touched down. The northern part of my town is one area as well as several other towns around us.
Our next door neighbor had two trees that were down across the road so we, (hubby, me & son, Nate) went over to cut them up and bring them home for to use for firewood this winter (they don't burn wood) . One of the trees snapped about 15 feet up and the other uprooted and fell over. We were out after 9pm in the rain limbing and cutting these trees and will probably go back to finish cleaning the stuff on our neighbors property over the weekend. We have two other trees that he lost on during Monday's storm, they were very fortunate and none of the trees did any property damage. Here are the