What is normally a drainage ditch became an inlet.
And Hoffman creek was swollen almost to the level of the flood plain.
My favorite fallen willow is nearly underwater.
However, when he took to the water, it was clear that he was simply the odd man out. He was pushed by the surge to the next bank, where the other geese were gathered. It was clear from his aggressive approach that he expected a battle on arrival. Made me feel guilty for inadvertently causing the ruckus.