Stormy Praia da Rocha Today

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  1. Jim

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    We've had a couple of big storms in the last couple of days. Saw a gap in the clouds and a bit of sun so I grabbed my camera and my bike and took a few shots. The bad weather has subsided now and we have a forecast for a sunny week ahead with temps between 22 and 25 .

    These guys had to abandon their pitch this afternoon

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    The Beach was pretty much empty.

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    Jim, Lovely photos. Glad the storm is subsiding. If you are anywhere near Lagos, stay on the aire, walk or cycle into town and eat at the Adega del Marina. It's where the locals eat and is brilliant. We had the swordfish and it was lovely.

    Hope you are all having a good time. :)
     
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    Lovely pics Jim looking forward to your posts and pics love from us three xxx
     
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    What a holiday it's turning out to be lol
     
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    You just can't beat winter sun can you!!
     
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    Great photos Jim the weather still looks better than here . Hope they have a heat wave soon as we will be there in 3 weeks .:D

    Paul
     
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    Forecast for today is Blue Skies 23c that will do me. :)
     
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    how long you there jim?
     
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    I'm guessing howling onshore winds? Too messy for surfing. Nice pics.
     
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    Great pictures Jim,23 deg.sounds perfect enjoy(y)
     
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    We've had a couple of cloudy days with the odd shower in Zahora. Stayed in the 20's though .
    Blue skies and sunshine back now and staying for the foreseeable future - great! .
    Beats the weather we left in England!
     
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    I have to say this Pic is stunning.

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    ..and the couple in the VW flooded out don't look at all wet and miserable.
     
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    Sunny again here at QMJ...

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    pouring down here in benidorm
     
  15. Jim

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    Glorious here. Too warm to eat lunch outside!
     
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    But of course, it does your standing in FUN a power of good.
     
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    Some stunning photography Jim.
     
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    What sort of bike was it Jim?
     
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