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General Chat Thread, WTF just happened to the weather? in General; Ok .. so, there I was, rerouting cables (teachers wanting computer desks moving in their classrooms for more convenience, which ...
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    WTF just happened to the weather?

    Ok .. so, there I was, rerouting cables (teachers wanting computer desks moving in their classrooms for more convenience, which is fair enough I guess) and it was nice and sunny outside (well, a bit overcast, but generally sunny) ..

    It started to drizzle a bit, no biggy, but then FLASH > BANG .. some lightening and thunder followed by a torrential downpour .. that's still going .. the yards look like swimming pools!

    Summer's officially here obviously!

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    Hehe, it sounds like our weather (Torrential rain and thunderstorms hit Aberdeen - Evening Express) has come to you (all sunny here today)

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    Same here in Bramhall, Manchester.

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    Same here near Peterborough - just had a complete power cut for nearly 15 minutes.

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    Have a look here for near real time lightning strikes, sorry, it doesn't reach all of the way up Scotland.

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    ...warm and sunny here...sorry...

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    Was up on the flippin' roof at 1pm when it decided to thunder and lightening - get me outta here!!

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    it was overcast all day today.

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    And would you believe it, the village is flooded! Lets just hope my shop is not under 7 feet of water tomorrow!

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    I blame the organisers of the Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival - organising an outdoor beer festival was just asking for it to pee down for the duration!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SteveBentley View Post
    I blame the organisers of the Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival - organising an outdoor beer festival was just asking for it to pee down for the duration!
    Rubbish, it's the Bristol Balloon Fiesta.

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    It's pretty grim down here as well........so is that the summer gone then!?

    Chris

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    looks that way here - winter for the next 10 months then

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    Hehe, it sounds like our weather (Torrential rain and thunderstorms hit Aberdeen - Evening Express) has come to you (all sunny here today)
    In Aberdeen they can use that headline everyday! :P

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