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Admin Notice POW_hungry now a weather mod

Discussion in 'Alpine & Southern' started by Richard, Sep 12, 2019 at 2:08 PM.

  1. Richard

    Richard Maintenance Dept Administrator

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    Stripes well earned.

    :clap: :woohoo::party:
     
  2. willsnow

    willsnow Addicted Ski Pass: Silver

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    Well deserved. Congrats
     
  3. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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  4. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    There's a new sheriff in town!

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  5. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Stay on topic
     
  6. Big_Red_60

    Big_Red_60 Addicted

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    So can POW now fix our weather, so we get some rain (down low, not in the hills)?
     
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  7. Adelaidometer

    Adelaidometer Addicted

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  8. MisterMxyzptlk

    MisterMxyzptlk Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    No doubt based on my advice to the Emperor and his Grand Vizier
    I like to think of myself as the Graeme Richardson of ski.com
     
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  9. POW_hungry

    POW_hungry Part of the Furniture Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Water flows to lower ground.*
    Fixed.

    *until the government sells it off.
     
  10. DiscoStuAU

    DiscoStuAU One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Congrats buddy - You're always so giving of your time and expertise, this is a well deserved recognition of that effort.

    Can you mods all get shirts made up that say, "stay on topic"?
     
  11. skifree

    skifree grey Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Please stay on topic. 1st para was there & you nailed it, but 2nd para you wandered off a bit.
     
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  12. Homer

    Homer Hard Yards

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    Well deserved. Great choice Richard.
     
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    Scoober One of Us

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    Well deserved!! @POW_hungry will now be referenced to as some hybrid amphibious/ insect creature that can pick the upcoming weather exactly 6 hours out from the event :deadhorse:
     
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  14. Donzah

    Donzah Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Physique wise ... that makes him the Mantis...... Mantis
     
  15. Kletterer

    Kletterer Thredbo Doughnut Tragic Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Welcome to the inner sanctum bro. Observations threads begin at 1201 am. I hope you can stay up later than us older mods.
     
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  16. dawooduck

    dawooduck relaxed and comfortable Ski Pass: Gold

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    nfip Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Great stuff. Congrats.
     
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  18. DidSurfNowSki

    DidSurfNowSki One of them Ski Pass: Gold

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    Congratulations. Thoroughly deserved.

    Now can you please tell me the weather for:
    - Honshu 2nd week of Jan
    - Salzburg weeks 3-4 Jan
    - Utah 1st week of Feb and
    - British Columbia 2nd week of Feb

    :p
     
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  19. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    When will we get skiable snow (in Australia) in 2020?
     
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    jonathanc One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    Came in here to post this. 40 minutes too late...
     
  21. Jellybeans

    Jellybeans Walking on a cloud Ski Pass: Gold

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    Good job POW.

    I’m rooting hard for you.
     
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  22. Lockytaylor

    Lockytaylor Hard Yards

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    I am amazed he wasn't already a mod. Good one POW.
     
  23. IAB

    IAB A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Congrats mate. I was going to say well deserved but that might sound like a put down :D
     
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  24. Ijay

    Ijay Hard Yards Ski Pass: Silver

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    Three cheers for the new Mod, I really don't know how you find the time, but thanks !!
     
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  25. Wally

    Wally One of Us Ski Pass: Gold Ski Pass: Silver

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    Can you please predict what my Mrs mood will be like on the 12z run please?
     
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  26. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Mister Tee on XC Skis A Local Ski Pass: Silver

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    In Australia that phrase has a different meaning to that found in the USA.
     
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  27. POW_hungry

    POW_hungry Part of the Furniture Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Nope, sorry. Refer to User's Manual.
    Stay on Topic.
     
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  28. Gototakahashi

    Gototakahashi Hard Yards

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    Mediocre forecaster at best. I’d trust the grasshopper over him. It’s a no from me in the vote whether to make him a moderator.
     
  29. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Social Media Mod Ski Pass: Gold

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    Can we make @POW_hungry's status provisional until he delivers the weather we want?
     
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    IAB A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    ROFL

    How's that 301cm Spencer's Creek depth prediction going ;)
     
  31. Baw Baw Bear

    Baw Baw Bear One of Us

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    He has delivered for BB . Go forth and moderate!!
     
  32. Sandy

    Sandy Dark Sith Lord of the Pool Room Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Good to have you on board!! :)
     
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  33. rime noreason

    rime noreason One of Us

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    @POW_hungry has been given an adiabatic lift and now sits stationary on an elevated plain. Congrats @POW_hungry on being an upgraded model and reaching an upper level high. Very cool

    Joining @Claude Cat and @Kletterer, I see an excellent thermodynamic weather ensemble. Even with variables, this is one case where “two’s company three’s a cloud” does not apply. Without POW’s input, it would be a mist opportunity.

    I predict this to be a positive development of ridgy (didge) goodness throughout the entire date range. I forecast no negative lows on the charts with this weather model.

    I observe having POW as mod will be a breeze, and expect our system to rotate around low pressure. The deterministic models show this warm high should continue well beyond the 4 day rule

    IMO
     
  34. skull

    skull One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    You’re not my real dad
     
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    Seafm Too far from the snow Ski Pass: Gold

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    Billy_Buttons A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    Marquise de Kappy One of Us

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    What a great idea. Would love to wear but more importantly would love to these t shirts popping up all over aus & Int ski resorts. Brings it all home to our coomunity.
     
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  38. Snowy Joey

    Snowy Joey One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Great news and well deserved. (Was moderating a lot already I believe) You do some amazing forecasting @POW_hungry, thanks for all your great work.:cheers:
     
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  39. Charlie

    Charlie Still the most depraved poster here Ski Pass: Gold

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    At least, put a lien on his stipend until he delivers 3 consecutive accurate forecasts
     
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