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    Possible tornado event today..?

    Although I do follow a lot of weather stuff I am not as in tune to the buzz as some others around here are. Anyway, just saw on twitter that Reed Timmer of Discovery's Stormchasers just tweeted that if he didn't have a Discovery event to do in OK he would be up here in Iowa in a heartbeat. Says he is thinking a "tornado festival".

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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Quote Originally Posted by sunnysideup View Post
    Although I do follow a lot of weather stuff I am not as in tune to the buzz as some others around here are. Anyway, just saw on twitter that Reed Timmer of Discovery's Stormchasers just tweeted that if he didn't have a Discovery event to do in OK he would be up here in Iowa in a heartbeat. Says he is thinking a "tornado festival".

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    Reed has a twitter account? I may have to jump on that.

    I do see a 10% chance of Tornados today from the national weather service.

    http://iowachase.com/ <-- These guys are always a great source for whats going on.


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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    so will tomorrow be a "nice day event?"



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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Anyone know if Storm Chasers is coming back this fall? I love that show. Reed is pure entertainment


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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBroncos View Post
    Anyone know if Storm Chasers is coming back this fall? I love that show. Reed is pure entertainment
    I think he said they start in April on twitter but maybe he was talking about something else.


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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Quote Originally Posted by tman24 View Post
    I think he said they start in April on twitter but maybe he was talking about something else.
    That must mean he starts filming in April...sounds like they'll be back in the fall


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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Of course there's a chance for tornadoes today...Spring practice starts and there will be a large number of cyclones congregating on a field in Ames!!!!



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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Quote Originally Posted by pyrocyz View Post
    Of course there's a chance for tornadoes today...Spring practice starts and there will be a large number of cyclones congregating on a field in Ames!!!!
    Quote of the day!!

    On the other hand. I love Reed Timmer. Storm Chasers is one of my favorite shows on TV. My daughter who is 5 loves to watch it with me. She has a couple tornado books and she tells everybody that she wants to be a storm chaser when she grows up.

    Bring on the Cyclones, oh wait, I mean tornadoes.


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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    I purposely parked my car in a parking garage today On campus I will leave it there over night in case of hail I would rather pay 20 bucks to park overnight than a 1000 dollar deductible on insurance.

    I have anxiety lol



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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Someone please send me a PM when it is time to panic.



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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    main severe threat will be south of 80



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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Tornado Watch just posted for the metro area until 9pm.



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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Fun, I get to drive back to Des Moines from Iowa City at about 7:30 tonight.



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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan32 View Post
    Fun, I get to drive back to Des Moines from Iowa City at about 7:30 tonight.
    You may want to wait till later.


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    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    You may want to wait till later.
    Don't worry, I watch Storm Chasers-- and my Dodge Stratus is the mid-size car version of the Dominator.



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