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PostPosted: Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:56 pm 
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112 degrees in Redding, CA today 90 minutes north from where I live. It was only 103 here.


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:07 pm 
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It's 70F in KS at 11pm est in August which is REALLY weird.
We had a mild winter and mostly mild summer so the bugs are out in force.
I'm scratching my arm as I type this. Hard to tell at work the (not currently using) meth heads from the folks that are all bug bit who've been roughing it out in the woods.

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:27 pm 
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So with first morning coffee I check the radar and see a line of red coming from 50m/80k out, and put down the coffee and hop on the bike b4 the rain get here... get back and I have time to mow some lawn on the side of the driveway...

..an I'm mowin the lawn and I feel a few drops, and then big drops, and lightning... I head for the garage, mower in garage, head for the house, it's pouring cats and dogs... close the door and look over my shoulder and it's 'what the fuck!' The whole thing accelerates and there is a full blown sideways monsoon going on out there, the trees are doing things I've never seen them do before and it's all sideways grey...wow...what the fuck is goin on out there...and it stays that way for two or three minutes and lets up...and five minutes from the start it's done.

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So I guess I'm not goin to work this morning...well, not my job anyway...

The bad news is 40'/12m of tree tore up the neighbors fence and blocked me in, the good news is the nastiest part, the top 30'/10m fell beyond the driveway into the woods beyond where I don't have to clean it up :)

What grows up, must come down.

Free firewood, right there on the lawn :)

(two other trees snapped, in the upper left, wikid wind).

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...I don't have to mow around the damn tree anymore :)

If you don't like the weather, wait two and a half minutes :)

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 06, 2017 7:48 pm 
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^^^That's the best weather report we've had in awhile. Glad it turned out relatively ok.


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 09, 2017 8:18 pm 
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^^^^^ yee haa!, I love wild weather, but that's ridiculous ^^^^^

NZ has surpassed the average years rainfall and it's only September.....

The ground is saturated, which has lead to a few road blocking slips on the major arteries throughout the capital and elsewhere. There has also been a number hill sides collapsing on houses, and a higher than usual amount of coastal erosion leaving houses hanging and insurance companies adjusting policies and ducking for cover.

Com'on summer! this weather's getting old.....

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 4:58 am 
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Gray_Ghost wrote:
^^^^^ yee haa!, I love wild weather, but that's ridiculous ^^^^^

Com'on summer! this weather's getting old.....


Know the feeling, we'll start sending the warm weather down next month, we're getting ready for the colorful "grand finale" up here, (are we "down here" to you because we're north, and "south is up" for you?).

Maaan, if so, you guys are sure backwards, lol :D :D :D :D

Along one of my bike routes, these colors be changing pretty soon!
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:37 pm 
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:20 pm 
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Excellent! Nice to see someone who remembers Pogo...

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 10:27 am 
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Cooling down this week in SoCal. Big heat coming next week, though. 100+ degrees expected.
I hope they get rain up north to help put out those fires.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:50 pm 
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Right Now: 13°C (55.4°F)

Today's Max: 17°C (66.6°F)

Today's Min: 11°C (51.8°F)

dusting off the shorts and tee's

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:16 pm 
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It's a sunny Sunday in paradise

About now: 15°C (59°F)

Max: 15°C (59°F)

Min: 11°C (51.8°F)

Feels like a toasty 20°C (68°F)

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:23 am 
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Thanksgivng roast in SoCal.

90 deg. tomorrow, 88 on Turkey Day.

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 7:29 pm 
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We're a little cooler; garden laid down on me last week...

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Hey, abc and nbc hacked the same turkey :shock:

Lol, the nbc peacock turkey :D

Only on nbc and abc.

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:24 pm 
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Location: >>==> Wellington New Zealand
Now: 28°C (82.4°F)

Today
Max: 28°C (82.4°F)

Min: 17°C (62.6°F)

Wind: 26 km/hr. (16 MPH)

Rain Today: 0.0

Humidity: 47%

Updated: December 7th, 19:08

Today's Forecast

Sunny. Light winds and sea breezes.

Fri's Forecast

Morning cloud breaking to a fine day. Northerlies picking up.

37°C (98.6°F) in the lounge when I got home tonight 8) NOT! :lol:

Administering many cold Steinlager(s) to remedy this burst of super summer heat.....

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:25 am 
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Dusting of snow today.
Power was knocked out this week due to 53 mph winds toppling over a few utility poles. Thousands w/o electricity but everything is back to normal. :D

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 9:44 pm 
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^^^^^ Wow! ^^^^^

polar opposites Milt, keep warm.....

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:23 am 
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First snow of the year, just a dusting but I got to see str in the snow, (boy, it's nice to look out the LR window and not see a huge gaggle of briars and weeds and poision ivy up to clear, it was the sword of damacles every time I looked out the window before).

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First snow of the year, just a dusting but I got to see str in the snow, (boy, it's nice to look out the LR window and not see a huge gaggle of briars and weeds and poision ivy up to clear, it was the sword of damacles every time I looked out the window before).

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Nothing like a "dusting" of snow to keep those tics at bay.....the str's looking good. KK would be proud.

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It's snowing a lot since saturday. People are not familiar with snow here. So we have chaos everwhere. Streets, trains, airports ..... horrible

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A snownado was reported and filmed in Poland this week.
That's right, you heard right. A Snownado.

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An otherworldly invasion disguised as teeny tiny snowflakes but so many of them attacking The Earth as far as vision permits. The sky is falling! The sky is falling! Release the salt trucks, yea verily!

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Coldus as witches titus.
Lawyers with hands in own pockets,
Small craft warnings... :)

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Grey_Ghost, please send us a lot of summer pictures, we're gonna need 'em!

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