Wierd water color from rain?

Yellow Colored Water From Rain?

The other day while at my friends house,in Canby, we were in the back looking for his dog who wouldn't come to the back door. As we were looking I happened to come upon his old sliding glass door which had fallen over from the winds and a few days ago had a puddle of water in it. But what I noticed what a weird tint of the water... Yellow? It also had just rained, and there were yellow spots all over and around the neighborhood that also had randomly and sparsely dropped from the sky? On the scene Cody... Not sure what this is... Heard about the nuclear problems going on in Japan. Scared me a bunch thinking these yellow rain drops could be radioactive?

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Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Aug 17 at 5:24 PM

we got some in australia too in the middle of winter, pollen i doubt it

East Coast reply says ... on Saturday, Apr 2 at 8:01 AM

It snow heavily here and the melt water off the roof is leaving a distinct yellow tint in the snow. It has not occurred before, and there is no pollen here at lattitude 45 degrees in NB yet - it will be about 6 weeks???

pdxVILLE says ... on Thursday, Mar 24 at 10:42 PM

Yes, remember chernobyl? Their government told them the same thing about the yellow rain there in 1986. I would have it tested.

Yellow Puddles says ... on Monday, Mar 21 at 4:25 PM

This is happening here in Phoenix, Arizona. During the rain puddles of thick yellow stuff have been collecting in some areas outside my house. It was odd enough to make me notice, which is how I came across this article. I collected a small sample.

CodyFast says ... on Friday, Mar 18 at 4:57 PM

Yah I came across the thought of pollen but it had rained seconds before I had taken this picture. So ??? Pollen can still travel while it's raining? Strange.

Anonymous says ... on Wednesday, Mar 16 at 10:12 PM

Yellow snow... liquid... residue...

ned says ... on Wednesday, Mar 16 at 7:46 PM

Stephen King Creepshow. Don't touch it.

lee98632 says ... on Wednesday, Mar 16 at 6:52 PM

yeppers most definitely pollen. (aaachhuuuu!)

badger says ... on Wednesday, Mar 16 at 6:35 PM

yup - either pollen or cigarette smoke on the patio door.

PDXWerewolf says ... on Wednesday, Mar 16 at 5:38 PM

It's likely pollen. It's that time of year again.

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