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#1 chieffan ONLINE  

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Posted November 11, 2015 - 08:15 PM

You guys in Eastern Iowa need to get everything tied down that could possibly blow away.  You are in for real nasty winds tonight and early morning.  Even possibly a tornado.  Has passed us in SW Iowa but damage still being reported.  Several semi's have been blown off the road, roof and tree damage.  My weather station recorded a high gust of 48.8 mph this afternoon.Red Oak, just 28 miles West of me reported 65 mph winds.  They are kicking up real good here again with light rain and 40+ winds.  Just be ready for it when it gets there.


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Posted November 11, 2015 - 08:21 PM

They have downgraded ours from a " shingle ripper " to just a " tumble weed express " .


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Posted November 11, 2015 - 08:47 PM

They're calling for it here in Ohio tomorrow.


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Posted November 11, 2015 - 09:02 PM

Sounds like what we are supposed to get on Friday here in eastern Pennsylvania.



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Posted November 11, 2015 - 09:32 PM

I just posted a pic of this on here a week or so ago.   It looked a LOT better then.  :wallbanging:

Chevy Silverado  1986-2015  R.I.P.

blackie1.jpg ,blackie2.jpg


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Posted November 11, 2015 - 09:44 PM

Hope we ALL make it through the next few days. Hoping all goes well and as easy as possible for all who had damage and who is yet to come.

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Posted November 11, 2015 - 10:24 PM

It went through St Joe about 1:15 this afternoon, wind & some rain.  When we got home I had to tie the neighbor's TV cable up so I could get in our drive!  Only saw several small branches down at home, but roof & tree damage in the area.  Just a 1/4" of rain though.



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Posted November 11, 2015 - 11:21 PM

They're calling for it here in Ohio tomorrow.


I'll keep an eye out for your stuff
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Posted November 11, 2015 - 11:47 PM

I just posted a pic of this on here a week or so ago.   It looked a LOT better then.  :wallbanging:
Chevy Silverado  1986-2015  R.I.P.
attachicon.gifblackie1.jpg,attachicon.gifblackie2.jpg


Poor old girl. I want a set of those ralleys.

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Posted November 12, 2015 - 08:05 AM

Just minor flesh wounds on that truck!  Send it my way.


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Posted November 12, 2015 - 08:06 AM

Kris, you need to cut up those dead trees and burn them for heat.  Then the wind would not destroy you" transportation".  Still talking strong straight line winds out of the NW for today.  Up to 45 mph gusts.  Need to split up a little wood on the South side of a small building.  Then move inside after the mail shows up with a new coil.  33 wind chill this morning.  About time to get the long johns out of the bottom of the drawer.


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Posted November 12, 2015 - 08:12 AM

Our advisory is for 25-30 MPH with gusts up to 50.  Seems like its toned down since it left you in Iowa.  Either that or our hills slow down the wind!


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Posted November 12, 2015 - 08:33 AM

i havent heard about anything this way yet im sure it wont be long the wind has been slowly picking up with light rainan temps dropping



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Posted November 12, 2015 - 08:48 AM

They're calling for it here in Ohio tomorrow.

 

Telling us 40+ down in the South west corner.

 

I just posted a pic of this on here a week or so ago.   It looked a LOT better then.  :wallbanging:

Chevy Silverado  1986-2015  R.I.P.

attachicon.gifblackie1.jpg,attachicon.gifblackie2.jpg

 

 

Oh man, sorry to see that. Wished I was closer, I would buy some parts off of it.


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Posted November 12, 2015 - 10:14 AM

Missed most of it here. There was a tornado set down at Prairie City about 14 miles SW. And Knoxville 20 miles south.
Here we just had high winds. I found 1 piece of aluminum flashing on the deck, one of my 3 garbage cans is still Mia.
And there are yard toys scattered, I gave to collect. But nothing too serious.
Still suppose to be high winds through today.
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