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Old 07-09-2019, 06:43 AM   #1
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Weather.....again

As you can tell by my post subjects, I'm limited to Escape and weather conversations. Since both impact most of us here, I feel they are worthy subjects. That said, what in world is going on with the weather? Alaska is getting 90 degree weather as is at least a 1/3 of the southern states are approaching 100 degree days? Stay inside until we can cool down and drink a lot of water. For those in California, inside doorways is also safe for the earthquake areas. Take care.
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Old 07-09-2019, 07:27 AM   #2
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As I sit on my deck this morning it’s a comfortable 58 deg F and we’re only 2 months away from the possible snow season . Going campting tomorrow with 4 of our grandkids .
Temps are supposed to be in the high 70’s - low 80’s so high enough to be dangerous .
Luckily the campgrounds / park has plenty of trees and a lake with a nice beach .
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Old 07-09-2019, 08:26 AM   #3
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Got up this morning at 5:30 and took care of a few Escape tasks as we returned home from Longview in Ontario about 5 yesterday and just unloaded the food and clothes. There was no dew this morning so I mowed about 1/2 the yard by 8:00 AM. The Japanese Beetles are heavy and better have their fun this morning because when I get back from coffee I’m gonna kill them all but 6. ( Need Pall Bearers) for the few thousand dead ones. It was very pleasant this morning but going to get hotter in the next few days. Ordered 15 gallons of log oil for the house and it was on the porch when we got home. That’s the next project. Next camping trip will be to Teddy Roosevelt NP and up into the land of the Hidatsa. Be safe, drink water and eat bananas for potassium, gotta keep that spark jumping.
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Old 07-09-2019, 08:36 AM   #4
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I really don't worry about the weather, especially for camping, as if I did I would go less. I just head out pretty much whatever it is and still have great fun making more wonderful memories.
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Old 07-09-2019, 09:12 AM   #5
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It is unseasonably cool today in northern Calif. Yesterday we didn't hit 80 and this morning is is 52!
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It is unseasonably cool today in northern Calif. Yesterday we didn't hit 80 and this morning is is 52!
Cool, you meant to say downright hot, right?
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Old 07-09-2019, 11:00 AM   #7
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Our weather is unseasonal as well: The morning overcast & fog (we call it June gloom) always is gone on July 5; but not this year. And afternoon temperatures are now in the low 80's, instead of the 70's. Very strange.
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Old 07-09-2019, 11:28 AM   #8
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The central gulf coast is seasonably hot, with highs in the mid-90s for the most part. This is why I bought my travel trailer, but I decided to skip a long trip to the north this year. Last year I was in Wisconsin for part of the summer and it was nice indeed.

Twice over the past week or so the high temperature in nearby Pensacola has been over 100 degrees F. This is quite unusual, and the second time this happened the high was 95 at my house, which is several miles inland. So I question the accuracy of the Pensacola temperature readings.
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Old 07-15-2019, 07:28 AM   #9
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It seems to be moving eastward now, approaching 100 and with high humidity, unbearable. Can not wait until the fall to enjoy camping again
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Old 07-15-2019, 07:58 AM   #10
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We are expecting a high of 88 deg today . They have declared a heat advisory and closed schools & businesses . They have also called in extra emergency personnel
They are opening the ice rink so people have a place to escape the heat .
Only about 7 weeks to the possible snow season and for me it can’t come soon enough
Human beings are not meant to live in such extreme temperatures where they are slowly but surely baked to death . Hell on earth ?
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