Page 1 of 16 1234511 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 240
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 176,706, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    snowcraig2.0's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    7,321
    Points
    176,706
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 361
    Given: 66

    Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Looks like there is a big mess moving in for later in the week. What say you weather guru's?



  2. #2
    Pro
    Points: 46,910, Level: 66
    Level completed: 98%, Points required for next Level: 40
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    3,241
    Points
    46,910
    Level
    66
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 221
    Given: 843

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    My son is flying in Friday, hopefully. Any chance this won't be too bad?



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 151,462, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    6,080
    Points
    151,462
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 73
    Given: 10

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    "Honey, I didn't forget the kids. I couldn't find the school due to the blizzard."

    -found on snowcraig's tombstone.



  4. #4
    Starter
    Points: 10,043, Level: 30
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 507
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    cytown's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    638
    Points
    10,043
    Level
    30
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 31
    Given: 4

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Damnit....was just cursing the recent snow and was hopeful we'd get through xmas without anymore.



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 484,575, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Al_4_State's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Driftless Region
    Posts
    19,078
    Points
    484,575
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 358
    Given: 107

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    The only day with a greater than 10% chance of precip in my 10 day (far NE IA) is the 19th.


    In 1984, I was hospitalized for approaching perfection.

  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 209,141, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    MNCyGuy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    10,529
    Points
    209,141
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 395
    Given: 251

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Hopefully Friday night is fairly clear, or that's going to be a long drive up to MN.



  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 70,723, Level: 82
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 727
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isufbcurt's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    4,346
    Points
    70,723
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 368
    Given: 699

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Flying from KC to Arizona Friday night am I going to be ok?



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 101,516, Level: 99
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 1,534
    Overall activity: 90.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience Points1 year registeredSocial
    cmjh10's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    6,959
    Points
    101,516
    Level
    99
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,176
    Given: 1,817

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Give me a white Christmas, then I am good.


    Naz Long, the Cowboy Killer

  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 93,063, Level: 94
    Level completed: 96%, Points required for next Level: 87
    Overall activity: 42.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    awd4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Peru, IL
    Posts
    7,821
    Points
    93,063
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 347
    Given: 317

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Give me a brown Christmas and I will be good.



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 107,105, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 25.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    6,461
    Points
    107,105
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 125
    Given: 142

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    weather.com has been all over the place on this. One minute its a big one. Next minute 0% chance


    Exaggeration is a BILLION times worse than understating.

  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 29,791, Level: 53
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 1,059
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,738
    Points
    29,791
    Level
    53
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 18
    Given: 3

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    1. Covering 2 different storm systems that have almost a two day break in between them is poor for discussion.
    2. The first system is pretty minor, very small accumulations of rain, freezing rain and snow. Should hit Thursday day and night
    3. Second storm is much more significant but the models have held it south pretty consistently. Worth watching for central Iowa but at this point SE Iowa looks like a better bet for significant accumulations.



  12. #12
    Publisher
    Points: 780,916, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation First ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    ChrisMWilliams's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    15,981
    Points
    780,916
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 620
    Given: 172

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Time to stock up on booze.



  13. #13
    Starter
    Points: 16,632, Level: 39
    Level completed: 23%, Points required for next Level: 618
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    cyclone1975's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    908
    Points
    16,632
    Level
    39
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 18
    Given: 124

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Time to stock up on booze.
    That's your response to everything.



  14. #14
    Rookie
    Points: 13,154, Level: 34
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 196
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    shadow's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Central Iowa
    Posts
    431
    Points
    13,154
    Level
    34
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 25

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Weather.com sucks. Accuweather has been better since I switched over a few months ago...



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 99,387, Level: 98
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 1,663
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    FDWxMan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    2,195
    Points
    99,387
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 33
    Given: 22

    Re: Weather thread, 12/19 - 12-22

    Quote Originally Posted by Iastfan112 View Post
    1. Covering 2 different storm systems that have almost a two day break in between them is poor for discussion.
    2. The first system is pretty minor, very small accumulations of rain, freezing rain and snow. Should hit Thursday day and night
    3. Second storm is much more significant but the models have held it south pretty consistently. Worth watching for central Iowa but at this point SE Iowa looks like a better bet for significant accumulations.
    That pretty much covers it for me at this point. Not a lot to add.



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 Sports 1
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM