Mega Thread The Autumn, winter's not far away thread!

Discussion in 'Weather' started by jwx, Mar 1, 2017.

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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

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    Hermon

    Hermon Dedicated Member

    EC is looking good for 17th March to break down this High-pressure domination. Just so far away though...
     
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    Kelpieboy

    Kelpieboy Dedicated Member

    Footy starts for real next week , another milestone on the path to winter almost reached.:)
     
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    fmdc9

    fmdc9 Active Member

    Footy round 2 started already tobight
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    Feels like Autumn and the leaves are starting to change colour.
    Upper Blue Mtns
     
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    Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

    Nasty leaves from the street trees...Had to council the Bears cos they thought of torching a few piles raked up by Ubi.
    Burning leaves in the street ...that would have been a sight...
    Smoking out the parents in SUVs assisting the kiddies to their educational institutions...
    On the other hand they could have been all raked into gutter to await the weekend rains...down the street the biomass goes and into the storm water drains another interesting possibility.
    Nasty deciduous street trees.....and no sooner does Ubi rake them up only to find a whole lot more the following week.
    Perhaps a dedicated effort with lawn mower with a catcher....ohh Autumn and those bloody leaves....:thumbs:
    The god dam futility of the operations to keep the nature strip neat and tidy....
     
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    davidg

    davidg Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    The transition from Summer to Autumn in the BM's and Western Sydney reminds of a work colleague who has a melt down on Friday and rocks up to work on Monday morning like nothing ever happened. A few warm days to come through March sure but its certainly been a big change from only a few weeks ago.
     
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    jwx

    jwx Active Member

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    Humidity suggesting enhanced convective activity. Ok this is becoming boring:zzz:.



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    Claude Cat

    Claude Cat Gone Fishing Moderator Season Pass Gold

    Locked and loaded.
     
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    Jellybeans1000

    Jellybeans1000 Dedicated Member

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    Some good storms in Adelaide in the afternoon a strong possibility, Gippsland too, maybe Melbourne...
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Had to put a jumper on yesterday until lunch time. It's coming.
     
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    W0nkey D0nkey

    W0nkey D0nkey Active Member

    I had the ugg boots on for the early surf today, that means its starting to get close!
     
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    Uggies, boardies and a flanno for the win.
    Chick's dig it. ;)
     
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    Kelpieboy

    Kelpieboy Dedicated Member

    Lets see now ................soft , softer and unusually soft.:emoji_baby_symbol:
    Cement anyone ? :D:D:D
     
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    W0nkey D0nkey

    W0nkey D0nkey Active Member

    The funny thing was I had Ugg boots on but actually surfed in boardies while everyone was in wetsuits:thumbs:
     
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    Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

    Well Melb has been boring all day sunny and still around 30 degC...

    Where is all this rain that is predicted?
    Bears are all excited...the Team have not seen rain for weeks.Grass stopped growing in backyard which seems to be the only positive...
     
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    Jellybeans1000

    Jellybeans1000 Dedicated Member

    A couple of drops in Box Hill just now...
     
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

     
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    Back on topic ...
    NSFW
     
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    Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

    Rumble of thunder over Melb Sth East Subs!
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Coming off average daily maximums of 36 degrees for January and February. Body is in heat mode with blood at the surface. So when i get an 11 degree morning i'm rugging the fark up!
     
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    Kelpieboy

    Kelpieboy Dedicated Member

    pfft 11c , that's almost a normal summer morning here. Its only considered coolish at 1c , cold doesn't happen until it gets to -1c.
    However its all relative to what your used to but I do have some bags of 'crete to distribute if needed................:)
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Left over from your summer dosage? I recall a bit of complaining about some not so hot days. :p
     
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    Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

    Radar shows cloud band/rain band coming over Otways.....frontal system looks like its over SA/VIC border.....
     
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    Kelpieboy

    Kelpieboy Dedicated Member

    Must have me confused with someone else , I love the cold , colder the better. I am a child of winter. Not so keen on the hot stuff though.
     
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    Vandans

    Vandans Active Member

    When are we ever going to get a decent rain event for the s?outhern tablelands south west slopes & Riverina?

    BOM keps promising only to see the totals projected evaporate!!! Like tomorrow for Canberra now nothing.
     
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    Kelpieboy

    Kelpieboy Dedicated Member

    2mm at my place near Tumbarumba , main event seems to be somewhat south and west of here.
     
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

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    DiscoStuAU

    DiscoStuAU Well-Known Member Season Pass Gold

    Looks like the clouds are bubbling away over the city atm. Looking out over the bay from docklands they're looking darker and more foreboding by the minute...
     
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    Jellybeans1000

    Jellybeans1000 Dedicated Member

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    jwx

    jwx Active Member

    delta is your friend jelly.
     
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    Rush

    Rush Pool Room Season Pass Gold

    POAMA has been going for a very warm and hot Autumn over southern Australia for a while now..I think winter is still a fair way off.
     
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    Jellybeans1000

    Jellybeans1000 Dedicated Member

    I try to fly Delta when in the US, because of that. Gonna buy wxbell to improve the blog soon though.
     
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    There's a big rumbling and flashing out to sea just now.
    True to the models...
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

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    POW_hungry

    POW_hungry Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

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    gareth_oau

    gareth_oau Old And Crusty Season Pass Gold

    in Perth today LOL

     
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    POW_hungry

    POW_hungry Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    That guy has good bird deterant installed...
     
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    davidg

    davidg Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    Also in Perth via Ch 7 fb :eek:
     
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    tele-whippet

    tele-whippet beard stroker Season Pass Gold

    Big black incoming sky west of upper Blue Mtns
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Some awesome storm activity in Dubbo this morning. Not to windy and nothing destructive just lots of very close lightning strikes and house rumbling stuff. More building up around here now.
     
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    Looked to start out around Nyngan then developed further near Dubbo and got really happening around Orange & Cowra.
    Didin't get to the Coast , as I was planning work around it would , fizzed just at it got to Goulburn & the range.
     
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    Majikthise

    Majikthise Sage Moderator Season Pass Gold

    looking a bit sparky now around your way @nfip
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    Thats a bit out of date Majik because it is on again in Dubbo as i type. Plenty of noise light and rain here again.
     
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    Snow Blowey

    Snow Blowey Part of the Furniture Season Pass Gold

    hail and intense rain for 15 minutes. Lots flowing water about.
     
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    Ubiquitous Steve

    Ubiquitous Steve Dedicated Member Season Pass Gold

    Bears demonstrating hail/cyclonic weather alert drill.....
    Bears say stay safe everybody!! Bears bit scared of lightning ...not sure their picnic tables will provide safety if they were to take a direct hit.
     
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    filski

    filski Old And Crusty

    Nice, this is teleconnection stuff. I have a hunch that a changing SAM, rather than +ve or -ve coupled with the right dipole is important to early season success.
     
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

    Missed me but lit up further South & and out West near SB as he mentioned.
    No noise btw , but blardy dark.
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    nfip

    nfip Addicted Member Season Pass Gold

     
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