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    Today's storm

    I looked out of the window and the wind is strong enough it makes the rain look like waves going across the parking lot!



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    Re: Today's storm

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrevkah View Post
    I looked out of the window and the wind is strong enough it makes the rain look like waves going across the parking lot!
    I was looking out my office window on campus and it was pitch black for about 10 minutes. Pretty spooky.



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    Re: Today's storm

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrevkah View Post
    I looked out of the window and the wind is strong enough it makes the rain look like waves going across the parking lot!
    You should see the tree branches lying across the road by our apartment!


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    Re: Today's storm

    It's pitch black but not raining yet in Johnston. Looks like they are getting pelted north and south of here. As long as it blows through quickly so I can golf at noon.


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    Re: Today's storm

    I think it's spooky here at work. (Big empty church building) Sometimes you can feel the thunder vibrate the building.



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    Re: Today's storm

    There were no less than 25 lightning strikes outside my office this morning...


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    Re: Today's storm

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    You should see the tree branches lying across the road by our apartment!
    That's just great!!



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    Re: Today's storm

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    There were no less than 25 lightning strikes outside my office this morning...

    Wow!



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    Re: Today's storm

    Just getting the beginning of it here in Clive. Winds just picked up and the rain is hitting my window pretty hard. Strange looking clouds too.


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    Re: Today's storm

    I am reading this like...hm, must be up in Ames, it's fine her...holy bat crap!



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    Re: Today's storm

    They said on the radio CR got 1" of rain in 15 minutes this morning. It's stopped for now, but there's another round heading through this afternoon.



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    Re: Today's storm

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    There were no less than 25 lightning strikes outside my office this morning...
    I had an annual training where I attended the morning briefing for the corps staff. Every morning for several days, we started by hearing about lightning related injuries. I guess the dry Wyoming ground was being struck, and lightning was traveling around the dry ground, which was bad for guys who chose not to use their cots for sleeping.


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    Re: Today's storm

    Whoa!!! It is raining HARD now. Like a firehose. Not joking.


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    Re: Today's storm

    Wonder what's going to happen with the John Deere Classic today (that's taking place about 20 miles from where I'm at right now).


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    Re: Today's storm

    dark as night here on the south side of DSM>



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