Mega Thread The agonisingly long autumn thread

Discussion in 'Alpine & Snow' started by Untele-whippet, Mar 1, 2016.

  1. gareth_oau

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    jeese BOM make up your mind.

    Sunday now 38 and Monday 39 and windy, with chance of rain Monday through to Thursday
     
  2. Claude Cat

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  3. currawong

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    it was nice while it lasted though.

    yesterday evening was beautiful after the rain - mid 20s instead of mid 30s for some deck sitting

    back to 34 now at our place. humidity ok at 45%
     
  4. gareth_oau

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    woohoo, perfect weather on Monday - 39 degrees, 40kph winds and humid with chance of rain
     
  5. Kletterer

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    This is a good place for days like this .
     
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  6. ecowain

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    I like that swimming hole. Saved many hot Bright afternoons.
     
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  7. Donza

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    Rain?
     
  8. currawong

    currawong Old but not so Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    haven't seen that before. now that I know, I will have to have a dip there
     
  9. rocketboy

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  10. Kletterer

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    Sinclairs hole is great. Good in early summer when the water in the Ovens is still a bit cold
     
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  14. Claude Cat

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    Perhaps more autumnal weather coming up later this week.

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  15. Claude Cat

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  16. gareth_oau

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    40 yesterday and today in Perth.

    got solar panels being installed today - nice day to be up on a roof LOL
     
  17. Vermillion

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    That's nice looking. At least it's weather, as opposed to the last 6 weeks.
     
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  18. rocketboy

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    Should be worth the drive to Jindy and the CP turning circle. No fun when it's hot and humid at 1000 metres. Might as well stay at sea level. The perfect WE to visit the mountains before Easter.
     
  19. Undies

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    The rains are here in Sydney, Marge. Cats and dogs.
     
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    Lovely lovely rains
     
  21. Vermillion

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    Wot is rain?
     
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    Lovely 16deg here in the bega valley
     
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  23. Hermon

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    The cold front on Friday is still looking OK. It should blow out a bit of the hot air that's still lingering.

    Might even be something reasonable around Easter too.
     
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  24. Claude Cat

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    Looks quite impressive on this morning's GFS run
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    Should see some snow in Tasmania. Perhaps a flake or two at Baw Baw.
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  25. Vermillion

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    Good pressures on that run.
     
  26. Townsend

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    This morning in Thredbo it is misty rain with the fog level earlier at the cat shed. It is now at Kareela. Still warm but at least it looks a little like autumn!
     
  27. Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    we see BOM predicting more temperate weather for NE...Wangaratta back to low 30's and high 20's..

    coming weekend predicted to be settled and dry......good for Team Bears and their work program....:):):)
     
  28. GS

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    Myrtleford had a few big cells roll through on Friday night, it was bucketing down at times and continued for some time Sat morning. We hitched a lift to Beechworth (which looked like it missed the rain completely) and then cycled back to Myrtleford...can't remember the last time I exercised in those temps and humidity levels. Sweat levels were insane
     
  29. Edgecrusher

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    I was up in the NE on Sunday. She was hot in Bright (34C), but thankfully the humidity had departed. Drove up to Tawonga Gap and the clouds were building over Bogong and the ranges, and I ended up going up to Buffalo for the latter part of the arvo.
    Was nice and pleasant and around 21C up on the plateau, with barely a breath of wind until I got up to The Horn.

    By the time I made it down to Glenrowan by 8pm and I stepped out of the car, it was bloody warm again around 30C. However, the southerly had kicked in by Seymour, which was nice and comfortable and only high teens by 9:15. Yesterday was only mid 20's in Seymour and the southerly was quite strong.
     
  30. Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    yes humidity was off the scale on Saturday lunch time in West Kiewa...Team Bears were all over the place ...it was like they had hangover??it was like a sauna ...and we noticed puddles and real mud in places too.:love:
     
  31. Claude Cat

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  32. Donza

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    Three degrees outside. Bliss
     
  33. Vermillion

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    Gon be pretty hectic when this goes down it seems.
     
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    Yep, looks like we are going to cop a nice blast.
    Looking forward to see what can develop on the frontline.
    Potential for some really decent storms on the change tomorrow arvo.
    Going to get pretty blowy also.

    Then Friday will be the first decent southerly blast for the year. :woohoo:
     
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  35. Ubiquitous Steve

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    then weekend is returning to fine sunny weather which is a bonus...:oops:

    BOM....5 to 15mm rain forecast for Wangaratta on Friday 80% probability....

    so fire season danger is decreasing now.....ground moisture increasing in forest areas...;)
     
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  36. nfip

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    12z run looking "better" again...:eek:




    Next week looking interesting also , maybe a TC up in the Coral Sea
     
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  37. Claude Cat

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    Yeh, EC has been on that wagon for a bit.
     
  38. Claude Cat

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    Certainly looks to hit Tasmania pretty hard Friday morning.

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  39. dossa5

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    where is
     
  40. currawong

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    near porepunkah airstrip I believe.
     
  41. Bluebird

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    Will today and tomorrow be the last two 30+ days for the summer/autumn in Melbourne? (I'm hoping so!!)
     
  42. Claude Cat

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    Still looking good for Friday.
     
  43. nfip

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    Not if your in Tassie or there abouts.
     
  44. Claude Cat

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    I reckon they will be jumping for joy. Have you seen their dam levels?
     
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  45. Karicta

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    And the farmers.....
     
  46. nfip

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    No , wasn't thinking about that at all.
    Was thinking purely on a storm front perspective.
    We can always do with the rain for the dams & on the land.
     
  47. Claude Cat

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    Dunno, I always like a good storm.
     
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    Yes me too .
    Love the elements and a good belting.
    Just mind-full of it going to that next level is all...
     
  49. benchives

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    Ollie asked for a jumper this morning......
     
  50. Bluebird

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    Me too. Hope Friday delivers big time!