%&*($#%$ SNOW!!!!

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Post by Jimbo » Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:09 pm

Its wild to read that in the heat of Aug. Ah but Crow hails from lands where water takes a different approach toward the drain.

My son sent a pic of inches of snow in Montana in June. And snow returning there next month in Sept. Brrrr....
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Post by thecroweater » Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:27 pm

Out my front gate this morning and paddocks across the valley
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Post by Sunshineer » Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:24 pm

Must be global warming. NOT. :crazy: :crazy: :crazy: Very nice pictures thanks for sharing.

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Post by Yonder » Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:12 pm

No stillin’ for ole Yonder. Over 90 in the shed and round about 104 in the sun here. Sucks big time. Need to get some bourbon style going, down to too few bottles now. I’ll take yer snow an raise you, blind.
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Post by Sunshineer » Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:49 pm

Flashback 1981 Easter Sunday Wildflecken Germany 12.000 ft in the Bavaria Alps six feet of snow in one day. Sat in my room drinking Kreuzberg Monastery beer brewed by monks since the 16 century they were on the next mountain top over but you had two drive twenty miles to get there. Army wouldn't let you ship kegs home so I bought a couple of cheap lamps wired the kegs up and sent them home as lamps. Also sent back a 1928 Mercedes I bought cheap to.

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Post by thecroweater » Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:13 pm

What's that Skip? Ya want 5 tickets to Bali
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Post by Sunshineer » Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:21 pm

Throw another roo on the barbecue there mate.

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Post by Bushman » Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:57 am

Got a foot of snow over night. Had to go out to the Greenhouse and brush it off so it didn’t collapse the roof.

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Post by HDNB » Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:34 am

i'd like some snow. it's warmer when it snows... -44*C last night, without wind chill. but the skies are a brilliant blue today
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Post by Expat » Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:59 am

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i'd like some snow. it's warmer when it snows... -44*C last night, without wind chill. but the skies are a brilliant blue today
Holy sh*t, I couldn't handle that.

I don't think we dipped below zero last night. Not bad for January.
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Post by pope » Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:18 pm

It was 36F this morning when I woke up, nearly as cold as it will get here. I haven't seen it snow here in nearly 30 years. Mountains are white up top in the distance though and a cold rain is coming tomorrow, maybe the local hills will get a dusting. My fiancee's from Indiana and whenever snow comes up she just says 'I'll never live in that stuff again'.
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Post by NJen » Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:38 pm

That same foot of snow Bushman got the other day just hit me. A little over 12 inches dropped today here in Michigan.

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Post by thecroweater » Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:24 pm

Some snow might be nice, had day after day of rain drizzle and sleet, man oh man I hate sleet
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Post by shadylane » Fri Jul 03, 2020 5:55 pm

The only thing worst than sleet is freezing rain.

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Post by tombombadil » Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:07 pm

Haven't seen snow since the oilfield crashed and I quit working in North Dakota. It gets below 60 here sometimes though. :P

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Post by Expat » Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:15 pm

For once I'm not the one living on Hoth.

34C here today
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Post by goinbroke2 » Sat Jul 04, 2020 8:17 am

Its about normal here, maybe a touch cooler than normal but you don't have to shovel heat...so there's that.
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Post by Yonder » Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:02 pm

103 here today. Clear skies, no rain and none in sight. F’ing CV don’t make much difference when yer hiding inside from Satan’s own heat.
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Post by thecroweater » Fri Aug 21, 2020 3:10 pm

Rain, snow, sleet and wind, oh what a sterling day :moresarcasm:
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Post by Yummyrum » Fri Aug 21, 2020 3:11 pm

Sad to hear Crow . Just about to head off to the beach on a balmy NSW winter day :D

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Post by thecroweater » Fri Aug 21, 2020 3:25 pm

Beaches are shut anyways here on account of COVID19 being still in full swing down Melbourne and a few districts around here. That said new cases around here have dropped from close to 800 a day to mid 20s but the weather has been absolutely appalling all week and we have a few more days of it so between home schooling and icy winds cabin fever is ramping up here.
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Post by TDick » Fri Aug 21, 2020 3:40 pm

overcast and sort of a balmy upper 90's here.

While we're waiting to see what the two hurricanes are going to do next week.
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Post by kiwi Bruce » Sat Aug 22, 2020 8:46 am

The Farmers Almanac just posted the long term winter forecast for 20/21 winter. East-north east USA, where I live...milder winter than last year (and last year was very mild) two to three storms with snow of 5 inches or less, several dustings, but mostly rain. This should be very good for the heating bill this year!
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Post by goinbroke2 » Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:15 pm

Mid September and it's +4 C tonight!

I got a 25 gal batch fermenting upstairs in the garage and its 58 degrees in my here. What the heck is going on? Hot tub feels nice but damn, it's normally not this cold for another 6-8 weeks.
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Post by kiwi Bruce » Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:32 am

El Niño ! They made the announcement yesterday...if this is the case we'll get sti# loads more snow and storms than the Almanac is saying we should get.
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Post by zach » Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:08 am

It's La Niña now. (I found the summary below on the noaa website)

It's not helping our firefighters now and it's a bummer for skiers on the left coast this winter.

ENSO Alert System Status: La Niña Advisory
La Niña conditions are present.*
Equatorial sea surface temperatures (SSTs) are below average across the east-central and eastern Pacific Ocean.
The tropical atmospheric circulation is consistent with La Niña.
La Niña conditions are present and are likely to continue through the Northern Hemisphere winter (~75% chance).

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Post by Windswept » Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:24 am

It was -1C here this morning when I left for work with a real, hard frost. It's warmed up some now. Last we had our first snow that stuck around on Halloween, I don't think we'll last that long this year.
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Post by kiwi Bruce » Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:09 pm

Windswept wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:24 am
It was -1C here this morning when I left for work with a real, hard frost.
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Post by thecroweater » Thu Sep 24, 2020 9:53 pm

How is everyone this fine mid spring day
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Hello darkness my old friend
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Post by goinbroke2 » Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:00 pm

It's +1c today and that's way below normal, spent a few hours in the hot tub at 102f to warm up after running a 25gal batch of sugar wash.
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