That’s the weather map right there for Berkeley right now.

Today: Rain. High near 62. Windy, with a south wind between 36 and 44 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...