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October 2021 General Discussion


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9 hours ago, chuckster2012 said:

I love it!

My apartment is very well insulated. I've had to have the A/C running full blast and these prices are even higher than they used to be. Plus I want that crisp fall weather and I just bought a nice $400 leather lambskin jacket I can't show off.

 

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Definitely expecting a frost one of these next two nights if not both.  I’ve noticed my house is in a bit of a microclimate, it can be up to 5 degrees colder than the center of the small town nearby.   My neighborhood is in a bit of a bowl with hills to our north and west and we have a creek just to our south which must cause some cold air drainage at night

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19 minutes ago, A-L-E-K said:

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we're gunning for the warmest October on record and I definitely think it's possible.   Need a daily average of  53 degrees for the last half of the month to get there

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KBUF is at +12.2 for the month. Lake Erie as of yesterday was 67 degrees, highest before for the date was 64. So we are +3 above the previous all time record. The warmth this month is just insane. This likely finishes as the warmest October of all time by a fair margin. 

What an absolutely insane number. If you work remote you could legit stay at the cottage before going south until November
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ILN has confirmed and rated 5 tornadoes from last night including an EF2 near South Salem.

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
1010 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

...TORNADO CONFIRMED IN WESTERN ROSS COUNTY OHIO ON 10/16/2021...

Start Location...South Salem, Ohio
End Location...0.5 miles SE of South Salem, Ohio
Date...October 16, 2021
Estimated Starting Time...1:28 AM EDT
Estimated Ending Time...1:31 AM EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF2
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...115 mph
Maximum Path Width...100 yards
Path Length...0.7 miles
Beginning Lat/Lon...39.3375N / 83.3086W
Ending Lat/Lon...39.3381N / 83.2926W
* Fatalities...0
* Injuries...0

...Summary...
The tornado initially started causing damage to trees east of
South Salem Cemetery and within Sunseth Park. The highest
intensity occurred shortly after touch down with two structures
destroyed along Stewart Street. One structure, which was bolted to
a concrete foundation, was lofted onto Stewart Street. The other
structure had nearly all of the exterior walls collapsed. The roof
was lofted and pieces were found littered along the tornado track
through the town. Snapped power poles also occurred along Stewart
Street. The tornado then moved southeast over Main Street with
significant tree and minor structure damage observed. The tornado
continued to cause tree damage and minor structure damage along
Lower Twin Road before exiting South Salem to the east. The final
tree damage observed was along a creek south of Lower Twin Road
where multiple trees were snapped and uprooted.

The National Weather Service in Wilmington would like to thank the
Ross County Ohio Emergency Management Agency and South Salem Fire
Department for their assistance with all three Ross County
tornadoes.

EF Scale: The Enhanced Fujita Scale classifies tornadoes into the
following categories:

EF0...Weak......65 to 85 mph
EF1...Weak......86 to 110 mph
EF2...Strong....111 to 135 mph
EF3...Strong....136 to 165 mph
EF4...Violent...166 to 200 mph
EF5...Violent...>200 mph

* The information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in NWS
Storm Data.

 

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On 10/17/2021 at 1:42 PM, TheClimateChanger said:

Also, the second warmest year to date in Chicago. Might as well root for a mild end to the year to unseat 2012.

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The real story there is that 6 of the top 10 warmest years have all been in the last 11 years, and all but 1 of the top 10 warmest years have been in the last 30 years.

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Heard a couple rumbles of thunder as a developing line of showers/storms just rolled through.  Had a few brief periods of very large rain drops sprinkling down.  Picked up 0.01".

The system coming in on Sunday would be a really nice snow event if it were about a month or so later.  Looks like a cold driving rain on the way, with strong easterly surface flow.  

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On 10/18/2021 at 9:32 PM, Powerball said:

 

Yep. Going to start paying for extended summer this weekend the bill comes due. Even the last 3 mornings in the low 40s have felt very cold compared to the 65+ morning lows that have been a common theme this autumn. I like the change into winter, I just dislike being cold, lol

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Sunday is gonna be a great day to sit inside and watch football and listen to the cold rain beat against the eastern windows.  Good chance temps fail to get out of the 40s for most of the day, and 1-2" of icy cold rain still looking likely.  Great day for a slow cooking batch of chili in the ol' crock pot.

 

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