Results 1 to 14 of 14
  1. #1
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 47,784, Level: 67
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 566
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Wichita, KS
    Posts
    3,565
    Points
    47,784
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 43
    Given: 2

    ***5/21 Weather****

    Not sure if I got the * right to make it official but Iowa is in for a long night of severe weather. Spencer area just got baseball size hail, there are numerous other severe storms in western Iowa If storms aren't severe they will still be strong and dangerous.



  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 560,156, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,358
    Points
    560,156
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 196
    Given: 121


  3. #3
    Legend
    Points: 408,054, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    14,653
    Points
    408,054
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 567
    Given: 272

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    Not sure if I got the * right to make it official but Iowa is in for a long night of severe weather. Spencer area just got baseball size hail, there are numerous other severe storms in western Iowa If storms aren't severe they will still be strong and dangerous.
    You need to add one more * to the left hand side, or take one away from the right hand side. The off balance is really bugging me...


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 45,279, Level: 65
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 271
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MNCYWX's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Spamville, MN
    Posts
    1,298
    Points
    45,279
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 106
    Given: 64

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    There will be some nice hailers to early tonight in W,Central IA. As this line moves northward towards NoIA, I see them loosing some steam.


    "Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it." -- Albert Einstein

  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 121,430, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    RING4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    6,696
    Points
    121,430
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 120
    Given: 146

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    You need to add one more * to the left hand side, or take one away from the right hand side. The off balance is really bugging me...
    Stuff like this doesn't bother me until someone else points it out. Thanks a lot.




  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 67,420, Level: 80
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 630
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Your first GroupVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mred's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    SE WI
    Posts
    4,917
    Points
    67,420
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 22
    Given: 0

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    You need to add one more * to the left hand side, or take one away from the right hand side. The off balance is really bugging me...
    I believe official threads typically have three asterisks on each side, so the latter option is better.



  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 47,784, Level: 67
    Level completed: 60%, Points required for next Level: 566
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Wichita, KS
    Posts
    3,565
    Points
    47,784
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 43
    Given: 2

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Wow I was not paying attention when I made this. Sorry for the asterisk mistake.

    These storms are really starting to fizzle out.



  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 408,054, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonedave25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    14,653
    Points
    408,054
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 567
    Given: 272

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Quote Originally Posted by RING4CY View Post
    Stuff like this doesn't bother me until someone else points it out. Thanks a lot.
    I honestly didn't really notice, until he asked if his *'s were official. I then counted and noticed the unbalanced nature. Then it started to bother me, as well.


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 121,430, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    RING4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    6,696
    Points
    121,430
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 120
    Given: 146

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    I keep getting told the radar in unavailable on the NWS website.




  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 560,156, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,358
    Points
    560,156
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 196
    Given: 121

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Quote Originally Posted by RING4CY View Post
    I keep getting told the radar in unavailable on the NWS website.
    Use the regional one I linked above. My local one (in Texas) is popping the same message.




  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 108,060, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    6,494
    Points
    108,060
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 164
    Given: 156

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Unbalanced *'s are really getting me screwed up


    Exaggeration is a BILLION times worse than understating.

  12. #12
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 9,187, Level: 28
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 163
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    IOWA
    Posts
    279
    Points
    9,187
    Level
    28
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 3

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    [QUOTE=wxman1;2256064]Not sure if I got the * right to make it official but Iowa is in for a long night of severe weather. Spencer area just got baseball size hail, there are numerous other severe storms in western Iowa If storms aren't severe they will still be strong and dangerous.[/QUOTE
    Was in Spencer most of the evening and did not see any hail and had a few sprinkles was all. Ballgames still going on.



  13. #13
    All-Star
    Points: 32,803, Level: 55
    Level completed: 78%, Points required for next Level: 247
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Agclone91's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Carroll
    Posts
    1,954
    Points
    32,803
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 136
    Given: 99

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    Anyone else notice that the weather just happens to be turning severe on Judgement Day???



  14. #14
    All-Star
    Points: 45,279, Level: 65
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 271
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MNCYWX's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Spamville, MN
    Posts
    1,298
    Points
    45,279
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 106
    Given: 64

    Re: ***5/21 Weather****

    [quote=isutoad;2256121]
    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    Not sure if I got the * right to make it official but Iowa is in for a long night of severe weather. Spencer area just got baseball size hail, there are numerous other severe storms in western Iowa If storms aren't severe they will still be strong and dangerous.[/QUOTE
    Was in Spencer most of the evening and did not see any hail and had a few sprinkles was all. Ballgames still going on.



    Sounds like it was just a bit NE of there. I actually thought everything missed Spencer as well... but not by much!

    (2011-05-21 20:17:42) nwsbot: DMX: 5 E Wallingford [Emmet Co, IA] emergency mngr reports HAIL of baseball size (E2.75 INCH) at 07:42 PM CDT --


    "Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it." -- Albert Einstein

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: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM