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    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?



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

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



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

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

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

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



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    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.


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    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.



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

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



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

    Give me a white Christmas, then I am good.


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

    Give me a brown Christmas and I will be good.



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    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


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    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.



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

    Time to stock up on booze.



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    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.



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

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



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    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.



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