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Predictions Predictions 9th - 13th August #thething

Discussion in 'Alpine & Southern' started by Claude Cat, Jul 31, 2015.

  1. Mctavish

    Mctavish One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Q
    Quite a rant really.
     
  2. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    Stay on topic.
     
  3. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    well you can argue if you like... and bring up some examples .
    based on the MW algorithims and so forth.. which tiles the model uses and its parameters.
     
  4. Mctavish

    Mctavish One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    Perhaps it is time to reflect. 50 cm or some validity in earlier posts suggesting possible moisture downgrades.
     
  5. chriscross

    chriscross One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    I think dawooduck called it....disappointment. After much anticipation.
     
  6. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    You win some, you lose some.
    Snow weather isn't a set in stone sort of thing.
    Cold pool spun up without decent 300 and 500 winds.
    happens.
     
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  7. Astro66

    Astro66 Still looking for a park in Thredbo Ski Pass: Gold

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    I think there is little left in this system, so it definitely is behind expectation.

    Sorry for off topic, but I want to say.

    Donza based his predictions on facts, figures, charts and years of experience. Which is more than many.

    Donza's, CC's and Verm's predictions, were the greatest reason for me joining this forum. I have nothing but respect for them. #Nuffsaid

    Sorry for off topic.
     
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  8. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    ie the models didn't show a 6 hour snowfall event in the blue mountains (ie blackheath) either.... they had 0-2mm at 3 degrees for lunchtime.
     
  9. Untele-whippet

    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

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    From where I'm sitting "event" is a slight exaggeration.
    Media (social and commercial) beat up.
    Snow flurries off and on during the day and now.
     
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  10. Donza

    Donza Pool Room

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    sorry I was just going off Blackheaths FB
     
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  11. maverik

    maverik Hard Yards

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    To underestimate for fear of being wrong(conservative and or inconspicuous) is just as wrong as having the opposite view.
     
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  12. Claude Cat

    Claude Cat On my bike Moderator Ski Pass: Platinum

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    I didn't see it snowing in Orange.
    The clues were there yesterday, though, it hit SA way too hard, which is a sure fire indication it's heading north.
     
  13. kiter

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    Yep