The Big Weather Thread #3

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:48 am

Too much sun... waiting for rain next week!! :D
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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Booyakasha » Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:01 pm

It's pretty nice out.

I should be out there doing yard work, but I don't want to. I'm tired from work. I mean, it isn't even the fun kind of yard work, like, using a lawnmower, or hedge-trimmer, or leaf-blower. We cut down a bunch of volunteers on Monday, and now they have to be sectioned and bagged. It's a boring and exhausting activity. I'd salt the entire garden whilst laughing maniacally if it weren't for Mom's lilac trees.

Also there's a family of cardinals nesting in the shrubs. I kind of like cardinals, but I really like the merlin across the alley. Merlies are raptors. I want raptors. They keep the population of disgusting rats and squirrels down. Presumably merlins will prey also on cardinals in a pinch. And so one wants to preserve the cardinals, lest the merly-bird move on. (Man. Boo's 'Viva Pinata' experience at last becomes relevant to his real life.)
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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Deku Tree » Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:24 pm

No tropical storm after all. I was hoping we'd catch just a bit of the western side of it to cool things off. Still, better hot than what's going to happen to Louisiana, for sure.

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Apiary Tazy » Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:20 am

Ha ha ha.

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Valigarmander » Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:30 pm

Does "skeeters" count as weather?

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by DarkZero » Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:38 pm

not as humid as last week but still too hot for my tastes
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Post by steeze » Wed Jul 17, 2019 2:06 pm

IT IS VEGETABLE SOUP OUTSIDE. IF I TOOK OFF MY SHIRT AND WALKED OUTSIDE IT WOULD TURN INTO BEEF BARLEY. Seriously, even the wind is like a dog breathing at you.

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Post by smol Kat » Wed Jul 17, 2019 2:23 pm

^Same. I'm pretty sure I'm melting.
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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Booyakasha » Wed Jul 17, 2019 3:33 pm

It's hot out.
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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by smol Kat » Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:30 pm

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Post by steeze » Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:34 am

finally the downpour of all downpours is happening. all that disgusting humidity is falling from the skies. it is magical. probably the craziest thunderstorm i've seen in ten years last night. i've gotten like 5 flash flood warnings in the past 8 hours. all my windows are open and it is one sleepy little morning.

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by DarkZero » Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:21 pm

its been surprisingly nice the last couple days. a little humid but not that hot, it's been up to about 80 at the most and there's a nice breeze
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Post by ScottyMcGee » Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:15 am

It's finally sunny but not murderous. A pleasant 77 deg F. We had some really awful heat and humidity this weekend that resulted in a major but brief storm on Monday. I had just missed it while driving. I happened to be driving back home when it JUST passed over. When I arrived, my hometown looked like a war zone. Apparently lots of places lost power. Giant, massive trees were uprooted. Flooded areas. The streets were littered with all manners of plants and trees. Some garbage. I was like "Sweet Jesus." My house luckily still has power. Most people at my job still don't and they also lost running water. We actually have a small shower in one of the bathrooms here and my co-worker has been taking showers there.

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Deku Tree » Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:16 pm

I think I got a bit of heat rash blistering recently. Cool front came in and brought things down to a high of 90 today. I'll take it.

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Post by smol Kat » Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:18 pm

After the short heat wave and subsequent storm, I am now able to keep my apartment at a comfortable temperature. I hope it stays like this a while.
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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Shane » Wed Jul 24, 2019 6:21 pm

I learned that birds keep their mouths open constantly on days like that because they can't sweat.
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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:35 am

It's cool; we've had rain, and a rainbow... and I am content!!! :D
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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Deku Tree » Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:44 am

Had about a week of 100 degree plus days. Think the high topped out at 99 yesterday and looks like 95 today. Yay cool front.

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by Marilink » Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:18 am

nashville is hot, yo.

Nowhere near as bad as Houston, but I'm still not quite used to it yet.

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Re: The Big Weather Thread #3

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Post by DarkZero » Tue Aug 20, 2019 3:27 pm

theres a storm brewing here. i guess thats fair since its been really hot and dry for the last three weeks but i hope its not gonna be too bad
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