Today it has rained all day, with nice windy gusts, too.
Here’s what weather.com has to say about our Midwest weather:
Strong winds and rain will make the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley regions feel particularly unpleasant.
Why, per se, are strong winds and rain particularly unpleasant?
I walked one mile to my car, in the rain. I practiced staying present to the kaleidoscopically changing conditions: whoa, splashing car there! really slippery leaves here! I got wet, too. Rain is just water, and I kept repeating a mantra an acquaintance shared with me:
There is no bad weather, just bad preparation.