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    Storm - Tuesday

    I am surprised at how many schools are dismissing early in and around Cedar Rapids. The storm must be coming...but it is pretty calm in Cedar Rapids right now. Anyone in central or western Iowa getting hit yet?



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfanatic View Post
    I am surprised at how many schools are dismissing early in and around Cedar Rapids. The storm must be coming...but it is pretty calm in Cedar Rapids right now. Anyone in central or western Iowa getting hit yet?
    Northern Iowa schools are being told to hold kids until the end of the day instead of sending them home.

    It's cold & nasty out there.



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Cedar Rapids schools are closing at 11:15 today. They better hope the storm doesn't hit prior to that because it would be tough to defend sending elementary school aged kids into tough conditions!

    Schools never win in these situations though! Calling school upsets people...holding kids or making them come to school in storms upsets people as well! Guess that is why those superintendents make the money!



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    It is nasty is Des Moines, YUCK.


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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Yeah, nasty here - wind is quite powerful.

    I like it - seems when CU visits Ames - we've got some nasty weather for 'em.



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Yeah...campus sucks to walk around...it was snowing straight sideways for awhile...I don't think it'd be that bad if it wasn't so freakin' windy...



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Must be a weather event in Iowa? Rainy in Sacarmento, CA right now, really sucks.



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    52 and calm in se iowa but something evil this way comes



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    It looks nasty here....but I don't see any Des Moines schools letting out early yet. I just don't understand why it always has to snow on the days that we have a mens basketball game up in Ames.



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    It doesn't look bad in Ames right now... but then again I just got up and i won't have to leave my apartment until about an hour and a half before the basketball game today...


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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Quote Originally Posted by Mrs.ISUFan22 View Post
    It looks nasty here....but I don't see any Des Moines schools letting out early yet. I just don't understand why it always has to snow on the days that we have a mens basketball game up in Ames.
    I've missed the last 2 home games and am really looking forward to tonight. I hope the weather doesn't prevent me from making the trip to Ames tonight.



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    We're only supposed to get an inch tonight... no reason to not attend tonight's game! ;)


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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    I drove in about 9am, it was not that bad I did not think. Normal crappy Iowa winters.


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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Doing pretty much nothing in Urbandale. Windy, that's about it. Was snowing for about 15 minutes a while ago - but not even enough to cover the cars.

    Looks like the only system is up north around Storm Lake, over to Ft Dodge.



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    Re: Storm - Tuesday

    Yeah that is weird, when I posted like 20 mins ago it was nasty. Now it is clear.


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