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    A Polar Vortex is coming!

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/...u-s-next-week/

    "But make no mistake, in parts of the Great Lakes and Upper Midwest getting dealt the chilliest air, hoodies and jeans will be required. Highs in this region could well get stuck in the 50s and 60s especially where there is considerable cloud cover."



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    that's makes for some good deck drinking



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    Must get fire pit.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    First we get all sorts of rain, then we finally get decent weather for like... a week, and now it goes ****** again.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    well, I'll take 70s in July over triple digits, I suppose.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    Will this kill all the damn mosquitoes? They've been really bad around here.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    Thank God it will be out of Minny by the time I get there in a week.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    Everything has to sensationalized. It used to be referred to as a "cold spell". Now it is the more ominous sounding "Polar Vortex" (echo sound effect implied)


    They say country music speaks to the heart. Unfortunately, it has to go through your ears to get there.

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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    Everything has to sensationalized. It used to be referred to as a "cold spell". Now it is the more ominous sounding "Polar Vortex" (echo sound effect implied)
    Well the polar vortex is a real thing that always exists. This is just part of it deepening and running further south than normal.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    This summer is starting to remind me of 04. Lots of rain and not hot at all. Remember many days that summer wearing sweatshirt while scouting fields.

    We are rolling into tassel time so cool days ahead are a great sight to me!!! Just need some heat in August and September.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    I'm totally okay with this!



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    I'll check with Earl.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    Will make for a cold MLB All-Star game on Tuesday night.



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    Re: A Polar Vortex is coming!

    Again??

    ill take the summer version of a polar vortex over the winter version everyday of the week.



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