Possible tornado event today..?
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 41
  1. #1
    All-Star
    Points: 24,288, Level: 47
    Level completed: 74%, Points required for next Level: 262
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    sunnysideup's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    The Metro
    Posts
    1,422
    Points
    24,288
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 111
    Given: 64

    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".

    Twitter


    Yeah TOAST!!!

  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 22,838, Level: 46
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 712
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Gorm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Amana, IA
    Posts
    1,017
    Points
    22,838
    Level
    46
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 38
    Given: 175

    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".

    Twitter
    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.


    Good times on Hawkeyenation.com after the 2010 Wisconsin Game!


  3. #3
    Pro
    Points: 40,787, Level: 62
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 863
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Social25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CyLoboClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Albuquerque
    Posts
    2,476
    Points
    40,787
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 13
    Given: 11

    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    so will tomorrow be a "nice day event?"



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 35,695, Level: 58
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 955
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    3,530
    Points
    35,695
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 217
    Given: 0

    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

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


    ABC - Always Be Closing

  5. #5
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 39,201, Level: 61
    Level completed: 12%, Points required for next Level: 1,149
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    tman24's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    4,065
    Points
    39,201
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 30

    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.


    Hooray for Metaphors!

  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 35,695, Level: 58
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 955
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    West Des Moines
    Posts
    3,530
    Points
    35,695
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 217
    Given: 0

    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


    ABC - Always Be Closing

  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 51,071, Level: 69
    Level completed: 95%, Points required for next Level: 79
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    pyrocyz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,833
    Points
    51,071
    Level
    69
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    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!!!!



  8. #8
    Starter
    Points: 13,535, Level: 35
    Level completed: 27%, Points required for next Level: 515
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    mac4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    834
    Points
    13,535
    Level
    35
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 18
    Given: 46

    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.


    "Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you."
    -Satchel Paige

  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 16,128, Level: 38
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 322
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,031
    Points
    16,128
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    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



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 734,984, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 50.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    49,079
    Points
    734,984
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,187
    Given: 1,041

    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

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



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 49,695, Level: 68
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 55
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Wichita, KS
    Posts
    3,908
    Points
    49,695
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 145
    Given: 18

    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

    main severe threat will be south of 80



  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 29,731, Level: 52
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 19
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    2,158
    Points
    29,731
    Level
    52
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

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



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 162,512, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clonefan32's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    9,290
    Points
    162,512
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,051
    Given: 11

    Re: Possible tornado event today..?

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



  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 408,298, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 38.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    61,141
    Points
    408,298
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 885
    Given: 624

    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.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 162,512, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Clonefan32's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    9,290
    Points
    162,512
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,051
    Given: 11

    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.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.tv
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Mississippi Valley State
  • December 31, 2014
  • 06:00 PM