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Dark skies and storm warning

By johnboy 8 November 2011 12

dark sky over civic

Looks like a doozy of a storm moving in, for all that we’re not in the warning zone.

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Mothy 4:15 pm 08 Nov 11

Hail and raining-so-hard-you’d-best-pull-over out in Gungahlin at about 1:30.

Postalgeek 3:42 pm 08 Nov 11

Little_Green_Bag said :

Good thing I mowed the lawn yesterday . . .

Just in time to mow it again on the weekend.

Classified 3:35 pm 08 Nov 11

Looks like we might get round 2 in the next hour or so.

Little_Green_Bag 2:50 pm 08 Nov 11

Good thing I mowed the lawn yesterday . . .

KB1971 1:54 pm 08 Nov 11

Meh, it was nothing. Hit me at the arboretum & continued all the way back to the city. I got wet but that was is.

Deref 1:52 pm 08 Nov 11

Passed over Kaleen with more of a whimper than a bang.

EvanJames 1:35 pm 08 Nov 11

More planes are pushing back, so the electric stuff and wind shear risk must have passed to the east. That was a fierce storm while it lasted.

Classified 1:31 pm 08 Nov 11

There’s not a great deal of wind yet out Queanbeyan way, but we’ve already had a good dump of rain.

intaba 1:25 pm 08 Nov 11

BOM as at 1:09 pm puts us in the warning zone for large hailstones and damaging wind.

DUB 1:23 pm 08 Nov 11

They’ve included ACT in warning now.

EvanJames 1:04 pm 08 Nov 11

We are about to get smashed. And I’m on a flight to Melbourne shortly. argh. Hopefully it’ll sail through. Reports of a storm at Bombala over night, they reckon there was a twister in it, relocated roofs and sheds galore.

Thumper 1:03 pm 08 Nov 11

132500 for SES when you get home and find a tree in your living room or whatever.

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