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    Morale on this base is shot to hell. Just look out there.
  • Birthday 04/20/1867

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  1. bobbutts

    11/27 - Everything and the Kitchen Sink Obs

    Snowing again at a good pace.
  2. bobbutts

    11/27 - Everything and the Kitchen Sink Obs

    Sloppy inch here.. Congrats to my northern neighbors.
  3. bobbutts

    11/20 Storm Disco & Obs

    5" and change here by the ruler method here.. surely compacted some due to it being wet
  4. bobbutts

    Nov 15/16 First Weenie Obs

  5. bobbutts

    Nov 15/16 regionwide event

    Bit of a rollercoaster on the snow forecast from gyx.
  6. Yup, we were just saying the same thing. Also it's hailing here.
  7. Gusting pretty loudly out there.. I see CON had a gust to 44.
  8. bobbutts

    Michael Banter Thread

    You just watched it happen in a cat 4 storm.
  9. bobbutts

    Major Hurricane Michael

    Wind damage is really hard to judge from looking at pictures. Strong winds pick up items like roofs and trees which hit other structures and cause more damage and associated debris. The construction of the buildings and what kind of vegetation is there make a big difference. Wind directions and duration are also factors. These estimations are really best left to experts on the ground.
  10. bobbutts

    Major Hurricane Michael

    Mark Sudduth has been around. I remember his video from Charley and I assume he's hit most of them since then.
  11. bobbutts

    Michael Banter Thread

    Just eyeballing it I'd say this had a much wider area of damaging winds (and also stronger peak winds and much larger surge)
  12. bobbutts

    Michael Banter Thread

    Main thread is now 100% about Adair anyway.. just leave it.
  13. bobbutts

    Major Hurricane Michael

    I believe those are invasive Australian pines.. Really crappy tree compared to native trees in FL in terms of wind handling. They don't stand a chance in a storm like that.
  14. bobbutts

    Michael Banter Thread

    I can't really imagine deciding to attempt to ride out the storm surge and wind of a storm like this in a vehicle at sea level. That's not a reasonable plan. People having that little concern for their own personal safety is really disconcerting.