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Crazy ass weather

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by TidalWave, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. Jul 5, 2011 at 9:27 PM
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    TidalWave

    TidalWave [OP] I have a shovel and no one will miss you...

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    Unfortunately from where I am, I only got pictures of the intense clouds over Surprise, anyone have any cool pics to share from tonights monsoon/ dust storm?
     
  2. Jul 5, 2011 at 9:33 PM
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    No, i did not get any pics, but when i went to check on my truck that was on the Sub-4th level parking, my windows were covered in dust and the air down there was so thick with it that it felt like i was at some '90's rave with smoke generators!
     
  3. Jul 5, 2011 at 10:23 PM
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    0uTkAsT

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    Yeah, PayPal had the GREAT idea to evacuate when the smoke detectors clogged with dirt and went off, so they shoved 900 people out into the parking lot in the middle of a Haboob and people were getting taken out by 35 MPH tumbleweeds and snapped tree limbs.
     
  4. Jul 5, 2011 at 10:24 PM
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    ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    It was pretty angry over here in North Scottsdale...short lived though
     
  5. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:03 AM
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    BFA Nuttier than squirrel shit.

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    for all those out of state here is that dust cloud.[​IMG]
     
  6. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:07 AM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    Holy crap that looks crazy. What do you do if your out walking and that comes in?
     
  7. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:10 AM
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    BFA Nuttier than squirrel shit.

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    its about the same as getting sand blasted.. not exactly fun lol
     
  8. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:11 AM
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    Brunes

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    Holy crap...That's INSANE....
     
  9. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:11 AM
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  10. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:12 AM
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    there y'all go :D
     
  11. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:13 AM
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    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    That is insane. I better not show my wife these pics cuz I want us to move to az. she would be bugged out
     
  12. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:19 AM
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    its still nice.. just things you dont see anywhere else lol
     
  13. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:32 AM
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    thats crazy...i just saw a video on yahoo but these so off the cloud a lot better haha...is this usual for arizona?
     
  14. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:34 AM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Crazy shiot last night. Boat, truck and car looks like some one shoveled dirt on them.
     
  15. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:34 AM
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    I barely missed one of these in the PHX area about 10 years ago. We just left PHX and looked back in our rear view mirror and happened to see the city getting hit. Pretty crazy.
     
  16. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:37 AM
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    :D
     
  17. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:39 AM
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    Just more proof that nature is a Mother ...... and hates trailers!
     
  18. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:39 AM
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    What damage does that do to homes, cars, etc?

    Can't imagine it is too nice to our beautiful trucks.
     
  19. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:40 AM
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    we used to have intense monsoons and dust storms like this years ago but id say the past 10 years have been pretty lame and not alot of activity. like the weather people had the great idea of having an actual "start date" for the the monsoon which is not accurate because monsoon season used to start when the temps humidity and pressures reached a certain level

    EDIT i used to be that the monsoon started when the dewpoint was 55 or higher for 3 consecutive days
     
  20. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:44 AM
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    Usually followed up by rain so all the dirt is stuck on everything.

    If sand is moving in the wind it can scuff up a few things, micobursts can pick up sheds and throw them around but nothing like tornados.
     
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