Storms are gearing up at the moment

In Central Illinois at the moment a good amount of rain is coming down. The thunder is booming as well.  Heavy rain has actually relaxed a bit. A few moments ago it was coming down so hard that our gutter system couldn’t keep up. To bad this house has no type of water collection system. All that good water is going to waste and directly to a storm drain.  Which of course contributes to the flooding problem that many people aren’t concerned about.

Is weather forecasting science or a best guess estimate

Power just went off here in Chatham, Illinois for a couple of seconds. My UPS backup kicked on.

Uninterruptible Power Supply ( UPS ) do you have one