"And the Star Spangled Banner in triumph
O'er the land of the free and the home of
Francis Scott Key (1779-1843)
For the month
of June, Temperatures Will Be below Average
and Precipitation Will Be Average.
Weather Watch: Fair and very warm (1)
with light rain or drizzle and mild
temperatures (2,3,4). Warmer and humid along
with Storms (5,6) with fair and comfortable
weather to follow (7,8). Showers (9,10,11)
turning fair and very warm (12,13,14). More
showers and Storms (15,16) and again, fair
and very warm temperatures (17,18,19,20).
Showers and Storms continue (21,22) with
more fair and very warm weather (23,24).
Hazy, hot, and humid (25,26,27,28) with more
showers and Storms at the end of the month
Tornado Watch: There is tornado
activity forecasted for the month of June on
or about the 5th and 6th.
Full Moon: June's Full Moon occurs on
June 3rd at 4:20 AM. It is sometimes
referred to as the Strawberry Moon because
of the many strawberry blossoms that make
their appearance during this time. It is
also called the Full Rose Moon because roses
tend to bloom at the beginning of June.
Special Notes: Many states allow
fishing without a license during certain
days of June. Check with your local fishing
shop or your state's Department of Natural
Resources for specific dates and good luck!
Holidays: Honor our flag on Flag Day,
which will be celebrated on Monday, June
14th. Be sure to fly Old Glory properly and
with pride! Check out the rules for
displaying The Grand Old Flag at
www.usflag.org or the Sons of
Veterans of the Civil War at
your dad on his day, Father's Day, which
falls on Sunday, June 20th in 2004. Do
something nice for him and he will
The Garden: Use fresh potting soil
when planting containers. Always inspect
your lawn thoroughly for grubs throughout
the growing season. Working in the garden
when leaves are wet can help spread many
diseases. Wait until the foliage is dry
before walking through the garden. Remember
to cut flowers for fresh indoor arrangements
early in the morning.
J. Grubers' Thought for Today's Living:
"Be fair in
your criticism of others, be more so in that
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