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    Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Weather folks,

    I have family that's supposed to drive down to DSM from MSP tomorrow afternoon. Are we expecting much ice or mainly rain/snow?

    I'll let someone else make an ***official*** weather thread if they feel a need.



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    They were talking a little on Friday, but so far Saturday looks good to go. I'm no weather guru, feel free to verify or deny.



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Quote Originally Posted by cychosis View Post
    Weather folks,

    I have family that's supposed to drive down to DSM from MSP tomorrow afternoon. Are we expecting much ice or mainly rain/snow?

    I'll let someone else make an ***official*** weather thread if they feel a need.
    Don't worry there are things called snow plows that clear off the roads



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Quote Originally Posted by packthejack23 View Post
    Don't worry there are things called snow plows that clear off the roads
    Ah, you arent from Iowa are you?


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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Quote Originally Posted by packthejack23 View Post
    Don't worry there are things called snow plows that clear off the roads



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    That guy is doing it wrong.



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Quote Originally Posted by cychosis View Post
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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    I'm going up to Okoboji for Winter Games, and it looks like "flurries" and "light snow" as you go north. The major online sources are saying well less than an inch of accumulation, and no major problems.

    If you listen to the local media, they will likely say "storm of the century" as they are wont to do.


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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    The NWS is calling for 1-3 for Ames currently.

    7-Day Forecast for Latitude 42.02N and Longitude 93.62W



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Quote Originally Posted by wxman1 View Post
    The NWS is calling for 1-3 for Ames currently.

    7-Day Forecast for Latitude 42.02N and Longitude 93.62W
    Thanks. I'm not worried about the snow, just ice with the temp around freezing.



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    I'm driving south Friday night and back on Saturday. Keep that crap NORTH of DSM



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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Quote Originally Posted by NickTheGreat View Post
    I'm driving south Friday night and back on Saturday. Keep that crap NORTH of DSM
    Yes, sir. We have our spotters out spread out across the northern borders and we are revving/retroverting/reversing the gigantic wind farm machines to throw the air back north. We are having Okoboji region drones start to seed the clouds to make all frozen moisture drop north of Hiway 20. You should be fine, Sir. Have a nice drive.


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    Re: Weather - Ice on 1/27/2012?

    Quote Originally Posted by cychosis View Post

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