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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #465 on: September 08, 2020, 06:02:49 AM » Author: suzukir122
@Wide-lite 1000, Did you get to hear the tornado sirens? (I doubt they activated near you but I figured I'd ask anyways)
Columbus has those awesome Whelen 4004's as their main tornado sirens, and those are the kind I grew up hearing a lot as
a kid, back when I lived in Stlouis Missouri lol
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #466 on: September 10, 2020, 07:00:22 PM » Author: xmaslightguy
Not severe weather but...

Last Sunday it was hot, dry, and smoky from wildfires in the state (plus it ash'ed lightly too)
Same story for Monday (until after dark when a coldfront moved through)
Tuesday it was light rain in the morning, and that converted to snow in the late-afternoon. Yes snow! in the summer! ended up getting around 4" .
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #467 on: September 10, 2020, 08:11:39 PM » Author: dor123
We have now very high humidity (87%) that makes the air feel uncomfortly. I operates the A/C on drying because of this.
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #468 on: September 10, 2020, 08:42:49 PM » Author: suzukir122
@Xmaslightguy... Hot on Sunday, cold with snow showers on Tuesday??  Wonder
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #469 on: September 10, 2020, 10:14:54 PM » Author: xmaslightguy
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@Xmaslightguy... Hot on Sunday, cold with snow showers on Tuesday??  Wonder
Yep hot (up til Monday evening actually), then snow & freezing Tuesday afternoon/night!
That's Colorado weather for you.

Atleast it knocked the wildfires here down. Down. But not out. If it gets hot/dry/windy again, they may flare back up.


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We have now very high humidity (87%) 
ug. yuck.
Drop that value by 90%, and you'll have somewhere in the range of what it was here before the little snowstorm.
(if I remember right, it actually got down to 6% Sunday)
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #470 on: September 11, 2020, 07:46:24 PM » Author: wide-lite 1000
@Wide-lite 1000, Did you get to hear the tornado sirens? (I doubt they activated near you but I figured I'd ask anyways)
Columbus has those awesome Whelen 4004's as their main tornado sirens, and those are the kind I grew up hearing a lot as
a kid, back when I lived in Stlouis Missouri lol


 No  the alerts were for the north side of the county so those were the only ones that went off .  Along with the Whelens , we also have another kind of electronic siren that will also talk to you right after a test . You can hear it right after the test telling you what to do if it had been a actual emergency !
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #471 on: September 11, 2020, 09:29:33 PM » Author: dor123
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We have now very high humidity (87%)
--------- ug. yuck.
Drop that value by 90%, and you'll have somewhere in the range of what it was here before the little snowstorm.
(if I remember right, it actually got down to 6% Sunday)
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@xmaslightguy: The very high humidity, is an additional to a heat wave we have here in Haifa and Kiryat Ata. 6% humidity is a recipe for wildfires.
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #472 on: September 17, 2020, 09:38:19 PM » Author: dor123
Update: The heat wave was over, but the humidity is still very high during the evening, night and early in the morning (81%). Today we have fog because of this:


See how the window at my room at my father home, looks like because of the humidity, when the A/C operates at dehumidification mode:
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #473 on: September 18, 2020, 09:15:09 PM » Author: lightinglover8902
The second time from 2005, the NHC will start using the greek alphabet for the rest of the storms when they form in the Atlantic! And TS Beta will possibly impact where I live.
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Re: Its severe weather season! Be prepared for it! « Reply #474 on: September 18, 2020, 09:16:25 PM » Author: joseph_125
The second time from 2005, the NHC will start using the greek alphabet for the rest of the storms when they form in the Atlantic! And TS Beta will possibly impact where I live.

I remember that year, it was the year of the dreaded Hurricane Katrina too.
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