Skip Navigation
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

It's Raining, It's Pouring

play music pause music
mute music

Written by Unknown | Copyright Unknown

It's raining, it's pouring;
The old man is snoring.
He went to bed and he
Bumped his head
And he couldn't get up in the morning.

kis playing in the rain
For parents
Extreme weather can cause great damage to people and property. Learn how to prepare for hurricanes, floods, and other natural disasters and severe weather from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Ready Kids, Parents and Teachers
Great resources from FEMA on being prepared and talking to your kids about challenging subjects.
For kids
Is it raining where you live today? Will it rain tomorrow? What about next month? Try your hand at predicting the weather with this experiment.
For teachers
Climate change is causing changes in precipitation worldwide, which are creating changes in the availability and quantity of water. Learn about NIEHS research on the health impacts of climate change.
For teachers
Discovery Lake Shares a Moment of Wonder
Discovery Lake offered up a head shaking, head scratching moment on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 around lunchtime, producing a scene that hadn’t been witnessed here. In the midst of a substantial rain event, the entire lake surface became patterned as if some unseen force had created channels in the water.
Back to Top