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Message 1318866 - Posted: 22 Dec 2012, 17:03:14 UTC - in response to Message 1318850.

Snow on the ground for two days in a row, forecasts highs of less than zero for the next few days. Might get a White Christmas!

It can all melt right after that.
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Message 1318884 - Posted: 22 Dec 2012, 17:39:14 UTC

We got a little bit of a break. Great thing is that the temp is nearing 40°F so everything we've accumulated over the last week is starting to disappear! However, we're due for a weeklong hammering.
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Message 1319032 - Posted: 22 Dec 2012, 23:44:40 UTC - in response to Message 1318802.

Yep about the same here as well. Mind you, the UK west Country is a bit more than just soggy, whole villages are being evacuated.

Help!



Oh my... The rain doesn't stop here as well...
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Message 1319412 - Posted: 23 Dec 2012, 20:11:23 UTC - in response to Message 1318866.

Snow on the ground for two days in a row, forecasts highs of less than zero for the next few days. Might get a White Christmas!

The news this morning said to be an official white Christmas, there has to be at least an inch on the ground. We will get flurries both Monday and Tuesday, but there won't be an inch. Wednesday, maybe.

It can all melt right after that.

Right.

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Message 1319423 - Posted: 23 Dec 2012, 20:52:17 UTC - in response to Message 1319412.
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Snow on the ground for two days in a row, forecasts highs of less than zero for the next few days. Might get a White Christmas!

The news this morning said to be an official white Christmas, there has to be at least an inch on the ground. We will get flurries both Monday and Tuesday, but there won't be an inch. Wednesday, maybe.

It can all melt right after that.

Right.

The last time this area had snow, kind of hard to believe that a desert can get snow, but back in 2008 this area got 6" of snow, Victorville some 45 miles away got 1' of the stuff, the 15 from the pass to the border with Nevada was closed due to snow, that day it became very quiet...
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Message 1319477 - Posted: 24 Dec 2012, 0:42:42 UTC - in response to Message 1318884.

We got a little bit of a break. Great thing is that the temp is nearing 40°F so everything we've accumulated over the last week is starting to disappear! However, we're due for a weeklong hammering.


Giorgio has called on the aliens to make it snow over your area. He will then mop it up with his hair.

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Message 1319483 - Posted: 24 Dec 2012, 1:13:51 UTC
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I guess Sarge the PRO .. tagonist? knows the answers to all the questions.

He is the scientist here. Please give me more, I love this stuff.

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Message 1319493 - Posted: 24 Dec 2012, 2:10:55 UTC - in response to Message 1319483.

I guess Sarge the PRO .. tagonist? knows the answers to all the questions.

He is the scientist here. Please give me more, I love this stuff.


I also reject clairvoyance.

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Message 1319494 - Posted: 24 Dec 2012, 2:13:57 UTC

It has to warm up here before it can snow. Go figure.
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Message 1319524 - Posted: 24 Dec 2012, 4:49:15 UTC - in response to Message 1319477.

temp is nearing 40°F

We are in for a very white Christmas, plus close to -40C for the big day.

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Message 1319537 - Posted: 24 Dec 2012, 6:16:24 UTC

We still have snow on the ground from a week ago. At least I've managed to dig my car out now from when the snow plow went down the street and buried it.
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Message 1319538 - Posted: 24 Dec 2012, 6:17:49 UTC - in response to Message 1319524.

temp is nearing 40°F

We are in for a very white Christmas, plus close to -40C for the big day.

Of course you do realize that -40C is also ironically -40F...
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Message 1319790 - Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 3:28:52 UTC

The last storm went by us to the north. The next one is supposed to go by to the south. Fine with me. Although it doesn't give me a chance to use my 4 wheel drive.

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Message 1319794 - Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 3:52:49 UTC - in response to Message 1319790.

The last storm went by us to the north. The next one is supposed to go by to the south. Fine with me. Although it doesn't give me a chance to use my 4 wheel drive.

Or even the Army's 6 wheel drive for that matter.
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Message 1319876 - Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 14:43:47 UTC

We have a warm Christmas out here, 11°C. Last year it was -15°C!
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Message 1319906 - Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 16:38:14 UTC

Here the temp is 34°F / 1°C, clear with a 20% chance of rain tonight...
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Message 1319932 - Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 18:36:28 UTC

Still raining here...
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Message 1319947 - Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 19:26:41 UTC

Here it's 47F(8C) and partly cloudy, 20% chance of rain tonight, increasing to 30% on Wednesday the 26th, still no snow. I think this is rapidly becoming the new weather thread.
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Message 1319949 - Posted: 25 Dec 2012, 19:32:04 UTC

So it seems :)
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Message 1320096 - Posted: 26 Dec 2012, 10:18:51 UTC

It seems that Marit Bjorken of Norway is not going to compete in the Tour de Ski because of a cardiac problem. My best wishes to her.
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