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    Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    I'm currently sitting in a parking lot in Jordan Creek, and I need to get to Ottumwa sometime tonight. (work tomorrow) Every single county I need to drive through is under this blizzard warning. I could get to Johnston and ride this out with my in-laws, but the only way I know 100% is taking the interstate to Merle Hay.

    Time to pull out the map to save up on phone battery.


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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Just stay in Scheels. They have tents AND smokers.


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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Well we have a major wildfire out here in So Cal, so it could be worse..



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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Quote Originally Posted by SaraV View Post
    I'm currently sitting in a parking lot in Jordan Creek, and I need to get to Ottumwa sometime tonight. (work tomorrow) Every single county I need to drive through is under this blizzard warning. I could get to Johnston and ride this out with my in-laws, but the only way I know 100% is taking the interstate to Merle Hay.

    Time to pull out the map to save up on phone battery.
    Be safe!

    That said, I'd better get my arse on the road & headed for home! ;)



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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Ok weather nerds, tell me what I wanna know.



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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonesince78 View Post
    Ok weather nerds, tell me what I wanna know.
    It is snowing and windy.


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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Crazy how fast this blew in, I got on I80 at Jordan Creek about 3:30 and by Douglas Ave the road was covered in snow and its as tough to see 4 or 5 cars out in front of you. This storm had perfect timing to make rush hour crazy.


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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    This thing came out of nowhere. I got home about an hour ago and at times driving from Des Moines to Ames, I couldn't see anything but the back end of the car in front of me.



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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Quote Originally Posted by fsanford View Post
    Well we have a major wildfire out here in So Cal, so it could be worse..
    And an earthquake early yesterday morning!



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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    It's bad. I just rear-ended my wife.


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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    It's bad. I just rear-ended my wife.
    I wont judge, but lets keep your bedroom antics out of this.



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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    It's bad. I just rear-ended my wife.
    That was on purpose?


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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Frost quakes in Madison.


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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    It's bad. I just rear-ended my wife.
    Hey-oo!



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    Re: Well, This Sucks (Blizzard of Jan. 2014)

    What's the weather in DM around 11 tomorrow, I'm supposed to fly in



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