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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Mon Apr 01, 2013 1:18 pm

That's wonderful news Graham Dyer! Thanks! :clap: :clap:

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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Lionspoon » Mon Apr 01, 2013 1:49 pm

Samevloeing at the confluence of the Nossob and the Aoub rivers:

16/03/2013
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28/03/2013 - After three days with good spells of rain:
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We left the park on the 30th March 2013 and there had been another
fierce thunderstorm on the evening of the 29th with lots of heavy rain
and more spells of good rain throughout the night. The Auob river looked
like it was flowing in places. Alas, I don't have photos as the light was
low with thick clouds that promised to bring even more rain. 8)
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Mon Apr 01, 2013 2:50 pm

Wonderful! Thanks Lionspoon! :dance: :dance:

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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Scouter » Mon Apr 01, 2013 5:10 pm

Hot of the press from a wet and windy Cape Town - some images of the rain in Kgalagadi - over a 100mls in the past 5 days ....

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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby gb225450 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 5:55 pm

Thanks for posting! :D

Looks like the KTP might have a tinge of green for our visit in 3 weeks time. :dance:
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Scouter » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:50 pm

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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Philip1 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 7:04 pm

:dance: Thank you all for showing and sharing :D
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Tobieo » Mon Apr 01, 2013 10:35 pm

Wonderful news. Praise the Lord
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Sheenaugh-Lee » Tue Apr 02, 2013 7:39 am

That looks wonderfull Im so glad the rain is falling those animals needed it desperately :) I agree Tobiou Praise the Lord for all that water :)
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Lionspoon » Tue Apr 02, 2013 8:04 am

Scouter, that looks a-m-a-z-i-n-g!!! Thanks for sharing. :k
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby kyknetta » Tue Apr 02, 2013 9:22 am

Thanks Scouter!
What a special experience!
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Lionspoon » Tue Apr 02, 2013 12:39 pm

Hope you're gonna stay dry, kyknetta. :wink:
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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby Debbyhug » Tue Apr 02, 2013 1:05 pm

Have also returned from KTP? We were up at Nossob and had to move our booking from Bitterpan to KTC, due to the teeming rain and flooded conditions. 10 Kim's from KTC we could not get through the road totally flooded with run off from Dunes. Will see if I can manage to post some pics. Very disappointed about not getting to Bitterpan

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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby jan.dup » Tue Apr 02, 2013 1:30 pm

Thanks for the pics Scouter - awesome to see some rain that was so desperately needed.

Debbyhug - would love to see some pics from you too.

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Re: Rain in Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Tue Apr 02, 2013 1:50 pm

Only saw these pictures now .... thank you so much for posting Scouter! Wonderful news! :dance: :dance:

Sorry for your disappointment Debbyhug! :( Maybe you will still be able to go to Bitterpan when the water has subsided? :hmz:

I would love to see your pictures too! :thumbs_up:


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