Earlier today the National Weather Service suggested the chance of severe weather, including tornadoes.
The first wave of storms came this afternoon, with (as photographed by Erica Dakins) storms well north of Ripon:
So we went to Cedar Ridge Ranch for the farewell party, where food was eaten, horses were observed and video was shot for the next Ripon Channel Report (coming to a TV near you if you're a Charter Cable subscriber in the Ripon area).
We had been home not one minute when our weather radio went off to report:
The storm went south and east of Ripon. If there was a tornado (and someone from Markesan apparently called the Green Lake County Sheriff's Department to report a tornado going over his house), it missed here.
But at least we got to see a rainbow (which you can only sort of see in this photo):