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    Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    I was kind of surprised when this popped up. What is going on?
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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    I say we all head over to WHO13 with our pitchforks and string up all the meteorologist! I'm sure they are all witches and they are causing this!




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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    They turned me into a newt.



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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

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    They turned me into a newt.
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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    I'll hang with Arielle Nixon!!



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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    Quote Originally Posted by Sparkplug View Post
    I was kind of surprised when this popped up. What is going on?
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    I have always assumed that Earls snow forecast is IF it all come as snow. This of course will be rain.

    Earls rain forecast is available.


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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    God thing it's spring. Winter storm warning for up to a quarter inch of ice tonight/tomorrow, then 3-7 inches of snow Wednesday night/Thursday morning.


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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    Quote Originally Posted by mkadl View Post
    I have always assumed that Earls snow forecast is IF it all come as snow. This of course will be rain.

    Earls rain forecast is available.
    His forecast is a snow forecast only, not if all the rain came as snow. For instance, Waterloo got 1.25 inches of rain today, which would have been over a foot of snow, had it all come as snow, which isn't what that page says.

    Sounds like parts of SD and Minnesota are expecting up to a foot of snow.



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    Re: Why is Earl playing with his color markers - it's April

    Not going to be a fun couple of days in NW Iowa/SW Minn... 3/4 inch of ice? Ouch. ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A QUARTER TO THREE
    QUARTERS OF AN INCH IS EXPECTED TONIGHT. WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
    AND NIGHT WILL SEE THE THREAT FOR AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 9 INCHES
    OF SNOWFALL. THE HIGHEST SNOW AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
    SOUTHWEST MINNESOTA.

    * WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WILL PERSIST
    THROUGH THURSDAY. ONCE PRECIPITATION CHANGES TO ALL SNOW...
    THESE WINDS COULD PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW REDUCING
    VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.


    Last edited by c.y.c.l.o.n.e.s; 04-09-2013 at 09:00 PM. Reason: Edit: Didn't see Fccy's post - mine is redundant

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