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Seasonal oddity? Foretelling?

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Posted 10 October 2018 - 05:52 AM

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Squirrels here are fattening up and are burying nuts and berries. Usually don't see that here till around Halloween.


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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2018-2019: 10/14 (3.5"), 11/17 (2.6"), 11/25 (3.6"), 12/1-2 (3.0"), 12/28 (2.4"), 1/11-12 (4.9"), 1/22 (3.9"), 2/6-7 (2.2"), 2/15 (2.6"), 2/16-17 (4.2")

 

Total Snowfall for 2018-2019 @ KLNK: 36.1"             Coldest Low: -8*F

 

 

First flake of the season: 10/14/2018 @ 7:01 AM CDT       

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2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 6 (Last: 9/20/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 5 (Last: 9/20/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 3 (Last: 6/30/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 9 (Last: 9/20/2018)


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Posted 10 October 2018 - 05:56 AM

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Some geese here were flying north yesterday afternoon, what felt like a late July evening. Guess they didn’t get the memo from their friends up north!
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Posted 10 October 2018 - 06:00 AM

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Some of you on here have spoken about acorns, but I’m not familiar with the folklore. With that being said, I was in Highland Park yesterday and during some stronger gusts, lots of acorn were falling off the trees. Squirrels are having a feast this Autumn.
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Posted 12 October 2018 - 01:00 PM

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Looking back to our summer in Texas I don't recall it ever following this pattern.
Brutal heat June and July. Highs 110-115. Then in August everything changed to rain, more wind. Lower temps.
Some rains quite heavy.
This trend has continued to this day.

A week of rain forecast with accumulations of 3"+. The past 2 1/2 months have been so odd.
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2018 Rainfall - 62.65"
High Temp. - 110.03*
Low Temp. - 8.4*

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Posted 12 October 2018 - 02:59 PM

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Looking back to our summer in Texas I don't recall it ever following this pattern.
Brutal heat June and July. Highs 110-115. Then in August everything changed to rain, more wind. Lower temps.
Some rains quite heavy.
This trend has continued to this day.

A week of rain forecast with accumulations of 3"+. The past 2 1/2 months have been so odd.


Same here, it was like 2 springs, 2 summers and then "boom" cold and rainy starting July 31 until now, with exception to the 8 days to open this month.

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Posted 31 October 2018 - 04:31 PM

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From NE thd, but could've been my post for Marshall, lol

 

 

I can’t remember a period where we had such  intense t-storms in non summer months. Going back to that beast in February two years ago 

Certainly it will make for an interesting study one day. Last week Matt Noyes said he thought it could be something that may be studied for years

 



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Posted 20 November 2018 - 07:19 PM

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Borrowed from an Amwx post. It's not exactly squirrels heading south, but might be just as ominous, lol

 

 

While I was raking leaves, the sandhill cranes were winging their way south with V's upon V's heading south. That is a bad sign when the sandhill's give up the ghost and say they are out of here. Only bad news in the future now.

 

Sunday afternoon heading home from BC I noticed a massive flock of SHC's myself. Not familiar with their migratory habits tho tbh


Winter 2018-19 Snow Total = 47.7"  Largest Storm: 2x 7" (1/28-29 & 1/18-19)        Oct: 0.0 Nov: 15.2 Dec: 2.0 Jan: 21.7 Feb: 8.8 Mar: 0.0 Apr: 0.0 

 

Annual avg for mby = 49.9"  Avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" (135% of normal)

2017-18 = 68.3"   2016-17 = 52"   2015-16 = 57.4"   2014-15 = 55.3"   2013-14 = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!)  2012-13 = 47.2"   2011-12 = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."


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Posted 21 November 2018 - 07:05 AM

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Cant seem to find anything out of ordinary, since I last posted on this thread. Will certainly keep an eye on it tho.