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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby maladroit » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:04 am

Pedant

this is quite recursive

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby BoyScoutGirl » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:11 am

<3 maladroit

That's what I get for not checking my post. Fixed now.
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby maladroit » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:15 am

<3 BoyScoutGirl fixing things

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby BoyScoutGirl » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:21 am

I'm armed to the teeth with duct tape, cable ties, and rebar. And I have a backspace key.

BRING IT ON!
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby maladroit » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:23 am

Pry off the backspace key, drill a hole in it, wear it around your neck. That is how we will know you are ready to solve any problem. That is...if you remember to bring some WD-40 too.

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby BoyScoutGirl » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:28 am

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Hey, look! A pendant. :twisted:
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby Eric » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:35 am

theCryptofishist wrote:Maybe it's because I think of it as "right outside Fandango". Isn't Fandango on the Tokyo side this year?


Fandango is at 2:15 & E this year (I'm pretty sure).

BRC Weekly (me included) is at Rod's Road & 10:15 (Center Camp & Esplanade-ish). Fandango was iffy for a bit after the tickets so we registered for placement as back-up, and who's going to say no to Center Camp & Esplanade? Not us!
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby Foxfur » Sat Aug 18, 2012 7:23 am

BoyScoutGirl wrote:Image

Hey, look! A pendant. :twisted:

Which is truly pendantic...
I love that thing!
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby theCryptofishist » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:27 am

I guess I have to admit I'm confused.

The wino blew everyone around and they all landed on the playa, higglety-pigglety.
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby maladroit » Sat Aug 18, 2012 11:43 am

And that's my yearly ration of seeing someone use the phrase "higglety-pigglety."

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby CrispyDave » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:25 pm

maladroit wrote:And that's my yearly ration of seeing someone use the phrase "higglety-pigglety."


Sorry...

The Wino went and blew everyone higglety-pigglety across the Playa...
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby maladroit » Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:39 pm

Double rations!

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby FIGJAM » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:30 pm

I can see lights on the playa!!!

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby Canoe » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:33 pm

FIGJAM wrote:I can see lights on the playa!!!

Quiet!!!
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby FIGJAM » Sun Aug 19, 2012 6:13 am

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby shykat » Sun Aug 19, 2012 7:42 am

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby AntiM » Sun Aug 19, 2012 8:44 am

Nice.
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby junglesmacks » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:27 am

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Savannah wrote:It sounds freaky & wrong, so you need to do it.

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby MacGlenver » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:35 am

Am I crazy or are those readings in the future? Says Thursday & Friday Aug 23rd & 24th. I would assume they're meant to be forecasts, but I see specific wind gusts on Thursday...
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby junglesmacks » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:38 am

MacGlenver wrote:Am I crazy or are those readings in the future? Says Thursday & Friday Aug 23rd & 24th. I would assume they're meant to be forecasts, but I see specific wind gusts on Thursday...



Yeah.. that's a forecast taken from here: http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.ph ... =graphical


Interesting that they specifically forecast gusts like that.. complete with velocity and all..
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby MacGlenver » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:47 am

junglesmacks wrote:Yeah.. that's a forecast taken from here: http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.ph ... =graphical
Interesting that they specifically forecast gusts like that.. complete with velocity and all..


Yeah pretty weird. Looks like it'll be a warm one at night, but I'm still bringing an excessive amount of warm stuff.

That site is really great. Bookmarked!
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby FIGJAM » Wed Aug 22, 2012 8:55 am

A little breezy means a lot of dust, but overall pretty nice weather. 8)
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby junglesmacks » Wed Aug 22, 2012 9:00 am

Yeah.. notice that we're not even getting below 70 until midnight! I'm actually worried that it may be a little warm at night for the costumes...
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby FIGJAM » Wed Aug 22, 2012 9:03 am

And highs of 90 means the cooler people are gonna freeze with 60 degrees coming from thier units. :lol:
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby RedHeaven » Wed Aug 22, 2012 10:12 am

Doesn't it cool off a bit more out in the desert at night than it does in Reno?

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby junglesmacks » Wed Aug 22, 2012 10:27 am

Thats not for Reno, that's playa. Look again at the location.
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby PlayaPatrol » Wed Aug 22, 2012 11:39 pm

All forecasts are mild, 90 day, 40 night, 5-20 mph winds.
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby Desert_Rat » Wed Aug 22, 2012 11:45 pm

Keeps looking better and better...excellent.
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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby maladroit » Wed Aug 22, 2012 11:45 pm

I think they actually have been the whole time, and the actual weather breaks 100 degrees.

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Re: Playa Climate Prediction Center

Postby Desert_Rat » Wed Aug 22, 2012 11:50 pm

This could not be much more optimal for next week...almost too good to believe:

http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/fin ... lach%2C+nv
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