The Weir series
I am lucky enough to live by a mill with a noisy weir! And during lockdown I have been watching it, watching the water and shapes and forms that fall over it. And here is my work in progress...
spate (spāt) n.
1. A sudden flood, rush, or outpouring:
a. A flash flood.
b. A freshet resulting from a downpour of rain or melting of snow.
c. A sudden heavy fall of rain.