Do you remember last year at this time? It was one year ago today that Seattlites experienced the hottest day in Seattle’s history.
Golden Gardens on July 29, 2009.
With the mercury topping out at 103 degrees, many people headed to the beach at Golden Gardens to take a nice, refreshing dip in the water.
Today things are much different. The forecast calls for “cloudy with local drizzle this morning… becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest wind to 10 MPH.”
Golden Gardens on July 29, 2010.
We headed back down to Golden Gardens and it was quite the juxtaposition. Only a few people were at the beach and they wore long pants and jackets, not swimsuits and sunblock.