Is it raining?

You can look out the window or you can check out this map (www.sat24.com) which is made up of radar images taken from all over Europe (timestamp is CET-one hour ahead of Irish time, UTC aka GMT is the same as winter time in Ireland and is one hour behind in summer after our clocks go forward).

 
Meanwhile, the cabbages planted by Ms. Maher’s class at the end of September have been enjoying the very wet, mild weather and are coming on well.