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Offline pinto vortando

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bye bye warm weather
« on: November 14, 2020, 0002 UTC »
Last week at this time we were enjoying dining outdoors in the middle of an unusual warm period for November for Michigan
with daytime temperatures reaching into the mid-70s.  Tonight things are back to normal for this time of year.
We are dining indoors, temperature outside in the upper 30s with a cold west wind.
Das Radiobunker somewhere in Michigan

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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #1 on: November 15, 2020, 1437 UTC »
We have some transition days here on the east coast.  Some 60's today with showers.  Probably 50's tomorrow and 40's by Wed.  I think La Nina winters bring these cold shots with moderation and mostly dry weather for us (not much southern stream moisture).  For you La Nina should bring the same variation but a better chance of storms.

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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #2 on: November 15, 2020, 1715 UTC »
Jet stream shifting southward bringing high winds today.
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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #3 on: November 18, 2020, 0212 UTC »
It's here now.  Winds still gusting to 25-30 and actually keeping it a little warmer (mixing), 38 now.  I picked some green cherry tomatoes, they are not going to be very good even if they ripen.

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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #4 on: November 18, 2020, 1445 UTC »
28 for the low yesterday, 30 for the low today though the NWS had forecasted lower, I suspect because the winds never died down. Still quite breezy now, between the wind and the cold I have postponed outdoor work. Just 32.9F shortly before 10 AM.  I remembered to turn off the water to the outdoor spigots last night.  Low 60s forecast Fri and Sat which will be nice.
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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #5 on: November 19, 2020, 1513 UTC »
The forecasted low here in northern Carroll County was 28F per the NWS Sterling office. Actual low? 19F.

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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #6 on: November 19, 2020, 1913 UTC »
Got down to 23 here and the last ice in the barrels in the shade just melted.  It's 63 now and I opened some windows.  Winter is over, spring is here.

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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #7 on: November 19, 2020, 1933 UTC »
Still just 45 here, fairly cloudy. We get a few days of Spring starting tomorrow.
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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #8 on: November 20, 2020, 2043 UTC »
One more shot of unusual warm November weather for us in Michigan...
reached mid-60s yesterday, is presently 62. 
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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #9 on: November 21, 2020, 1256 UTC »
It was very nice yesterday, got to 65. Looks to be a little cooler today and cloudy, still not bad for November. 
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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #10 on: November 29, 2020, 1622 UTC »
25F for the low this morning, vs the NWS Sterling forecast low of 33F.

The Canadian tries to bring a little snow nearby early in the week:

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Re: bye bye warm weather
« Reply #11 on: Today at 06:22 »
I'll welcome the cold snap, if it will clear out the T-storms that keep trashing the LF, MW, and lower HF, bands.
I can't decide upon what's worst, young and stupid, or old and chemically dumbed down.