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Jonger

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About Jonger

  • Rank
    SnowMonger
  • Birthday 05/18/1979

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  • Four Letter Airport Code For Weather Obs (Such as KDCA)
    KOZW
  • Gender
    Male
  • Location:
    Howell, MI
  • Interests
    Snowmobiling, History, Weather, Surfing Wikipedia until my fingers bleed

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  1. Jonger

    Spring/Summer 2019 Complaint/Banter Thread

    Loving the next 2 weeks on the GFS. Looks like a steady supply of below normal temps.
  2. Jonger

    June 2019 General Discussion

    This month looks like a no-go. 1/3rd of met summer gone by that point.
  3. Jonger

    June 2019 General Discussion

    Been loving the lack of heat. Hopefully we can keep this going through summer.
  4. Jonger

    June 2019 General Discussion

    My lawn is in amazing shape right now. Usually I don't have this kind of lawn density until late September. The summer heat and dry spells usually set things back and by the time autumn arrives, grass conditions peak. Not this year.
  5. Jonger

    June 2019 General Discussion

    Hey look... more rain! Will it ever take a break.
  6. Jonger

    Lake affect for local climate

    Well, if you like sunny days in the winter it's better than Michigan. If you like snow, Wisconsin is mostly reliant on system snow, except the very northern 1/5th of the state.
  7. Jonger

    Spring/Summer 2019 Complaint/Banter Thread

    https://www.freep.com/story/weather/2019/05/14/80-degree-temperatures-metro-detroit/3666723002/ Summer-like, 80-degree weather typically arrives at the beginning of May. But this year, it has decided to make a late grand entrance, potentially for the first time in 20 years. May 17, 1999, was the last time southeast Michiganders experienced 80-degree weather this late in the spring. June 17, 1924, is the latest date on record for 80-degree weather to arrive in metro Detroit, according to the National Weather Service in White Lake.
  8. Jonger

    Spring/Summer 2019 Complaint/Banter Thread

    I might go that day too. Cya there buddy.
  9. Jonger

    April 2019 Discussion

    Is there a way to lookup how much wind my area has averaged over a set time period and how that compares to normal. Weather is really important to my company and it seems like the last month has been an absolute wind-fest compared to normal. We can't go more than 2 days without extreme wind recently.
  10. Jonger

    April 14-15 Snow Potential

    My winter interests are -- big storms or nothing at all, with Christmas being the exception. My primary winter interest is always going to be for snow to my NW. I just can't do much with it locally.
  11. Jonger

    April 14-15 Snow Potential

    Not sure if I really want this.
  12. Jonger

    Winter 2018-19 Grade Thread

    For Howell... D.
  13. Jonger

    Winter 2018-19 Grade Thread

    Since I base my grade on northern Michigan and the UP.... I give it a B+. December dropped it 1 full grade.
  14. Jonger

    2018 - 2019 Outdoor sports forum

    I told them to name the two guys who helped... they didn't even ask if we wanted to be named, the mine EMS said we would be "the 2 snowmobilers". The only part that's a bit exaggerated was the part where it said I collapsed.... the rest was pretty spot on.
  15. Jonger

    2018 - 2019 Outdoor sports forum

    Nah... I'm not really embarrassed. I knew I'd catch some flak though. It happened, I figured people would be interested to hear about it. Especially in a weather community since it's very weather centric.
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