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Rain!

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by nobackhair, Dec 3, 2011.

  1. Dec 3, 2011 at 8:47 PM
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    nobackhair

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    I think I saw some from a distance. Not sure. Forgot what it looks like.
     
  2. Dec 3, 2011 at 8:47 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    I can send you some. Too much here.
     
  3. Dec 3, 2011 at 8:50 PM
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    It's said the highest suicide rate (per capita) in the US in in Eugene, Or. They have the highest rainfall count. I would have thought you guys got more rain than any of the mainland states.
     
  4. Dec 3, 2011 at 8:53 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    Actually, Mt. Waialeale on Kauai is the wettest place on Earth.
    :cool:
     
  5. Dec 3, 2011 at 8:54 PM
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    The entire Pacific NW is like that... all the bridges have "Don't jump, call 1-800..." It's almost comical if it wasn't deeply disturbing...
     
  6. Dec 3, 2011 at 8:59 PM
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    extremachn1

    extremachn1 I am an asshole, deal with it!

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    Yea, the PNW does have a lot of suicides, I just call that darwinism at work.

    I swear, I must have brought the PNW weather with me when I flew back in on Wednsday.

    Its been raining non stop down here in Tucson for like 2-3 days now.
     
  7. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:00 PM
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    OZ-T

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    We get loads of rain too .

    I guess that's why it's called rainforest
     
  8. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:01 PM
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    In about another 15-30 minutes we'll probably get some rain for a few hours. We need as much we can get after how dry it was for about 5 months.
     
  9. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:02 PM
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  10. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:03 PM
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    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    It's such an odd concept for me , a couple hours of rain .

    We get spells were it rains everyday for weeks .

    We broke a record a couple years back , 52 straight days of rain
     
  11. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:04 PM
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    52? damn.
    We had 40 straight about 5 years ago.
     
  12. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:06 PM
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    OZ, yea your weather is the same as ours in Washington (when I am there). I crack up down here in Az when people freak out about this rain and occasional snow. I miss driving around in the snow and ice. I used to go up to the mountains just to go play in the snow and ice.
     
  13. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:08 PM
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    lol right? (ignore I just went to 4peaks for snow haha). Nah, it's cool in the desert though because it's so rare... the PNW it's pretty much "ah yea this again" lol
     
  14. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:09 PM
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    Wow, the most I remember it raining here is for a whole day or two.
     
  15. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:11 PM
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    Or just " at least it's not snowing "

    Seriously though , I think the worst weather to work in ( outside ) is when it's right at freezing , windy and raining .

    Nothing worse .
     
  16. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:12 PM
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    122F direct sun on a roof in AZ... that's way worse. lol

    Or any of the soldiers in the middle east working in a tank where it's 180F inside with 8 other guys...
     
  17. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:13 PM
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    Lol , I should have said , " nothing worse here "
     
  18. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:17 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Actually, those temps are in the shade. This summer, I repetedly saw temps in the sun over 130*.

    Example:

    [​IMG]
     
  19. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:18 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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  20. Dec 3, 2011 at 9:20 PM
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