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Offline Farmtalk

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Michigan Shelf Clouds
« on: August 03, 2015, 05:00:31 PM »
These are not mine, but I feel they are worth sharing. About 250 storm reports occurred as a result of a line of storms that swept through Michigan!
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Re: Michigan Shelf Clouds
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2015, 07:38:39 PM »
Think I'd run away screaming auntie 'm if saw one of those coming my way!  ;) those things are scary impressive!
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Re: Michigan Shelf Clouds
« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2015, 10:35:56 PM »
AWESOME! I like #3 the best, with the Tornado Green sky! (I grew up in the midwest, and my grandma used to always say that!) I also liked the funnel cloud trying to form but being sucked up into the main updraft. Great examples.
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Re: Michigan Shelf Clouds
« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2015, 04:22:02 AM »
The northern part of the state had a lot of damage, still a lot of power outages.  Measured 1.57 in of rain over the course of the storm - several hours.  There wee a series of "fronts" that rolled through.  From a weather perspective - really cool!  From a living perspective - pretty scary.

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