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    Crazy Iowa weather

    As of 11:58, we've got a winter storm warning, winter weather advisory, severe thunderstorm warning, and dense fog advisory spread out around our state.
    No Flood warnings or tornado warnings...yet.


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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    I blame Kirk Ferentz.



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    It hailed here for just a bit


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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Quote Originally Posted by GaryJohnson View Post
    I blame Kirk Ferentz.
    Yes, he does make a lot of weather. But think about all of the weather that he brings in for the state of Iowa. And besides, most of his weather is booster weather.



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    My car just got cleaned. Thanks mother nature.


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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Quote Originally Posted by wartknight View Post
    As of 11:58, we've got a winter storm warning, winter weather advisory, severe thunderstorm warning, and dense fog advisory spread out around our state.
    No Flood warnings or tornado warnings...yet.
    That was pretty cool! I am more than ready for some severe weather!



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    As long as its not the "roll in at 10:30-11 pm" storms that seemed to come every Sunday last summer, I can take it too. Not quite the fanatic as I was before watching Pburg (where I went to school) get leveled last year, but still intrigued by it.


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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Just had a bit of hail in Urbandale...weird stuff.



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Got caught in the hail after lunch. Strange...

    Thunder too. Glad this isn't snow.



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    YOu cant blame KF, as sad as I am to say that, simply because all thats going on here in Iowa City is the fog.



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    We got enough here it looked like snow.


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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Well i believe in the Bible it says toward the end of the world there would be more feirce storms and unexpected ones!! somthing to think about i guess.


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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    Well i believe in the Bible it says toward the end of the world there would be more feirce storms and unexpected ones!! somthing to think about i guess.
    Nothing against you, but just an observation, you're loosely quoting bible topics while you sig talks about one of the biggest potheads this planet has seen and getting laid. Kinda Ironic.



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Driving around in W. Des Moines, I had to pull in underneath the overhang at Kum & Go, it was hailing so hard. Normally I would just plow ahead, but having a 8-week old in the backseat changes your mindset a bit. It looks like someone threw a bucket of cocaine in the back of my truck.



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    Re: Crazy Iowa weather

    Because if ever there was a credible historical and scientific resource to quote, it's the christian bible...



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