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This is a spell to stop rain from coming to a town right before it falls. When it starts getting dark, chant this with lots of feeling:
"Gods of power, Gods of might,
I bid you now, stop this plight,
Stop the rain, we need no more,
Let it fall, nevermore."
Put allot of feeling in stopping rain from falling from the clouds and it will not fall, it will simply move to a area away from where you
are and then fall. I use this all the time when i am mowing the lawn and its about to rain, then i cast this and finish the lawn.