Heard early morning thunder, but no rain. According to the weather maps the storm was about 30 miles to the south of Sakon City. A few more hot days, increased chances of thunderstorms and slight cooling
The team which won the Sakon Nakhon provincial games has been 'kicking butt' in all their matches in the regional games in Udon Thani. All wins to this point.
A 100% increase is expected over the next year according to one journalist. Mostly Chinese. I have nothing bad to say about Chinese. Whenever there is such a great volume of people, there is a certain amount of trouble makers. I remember a few years ago when there was this great influx from Australia, there were reports of increased mentally unstable tourists. I prefer to stay 'off the beaten path," to see the real Thailand.