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Old 06-17-2005, 06:59 AM   #1
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Post What is the weather like?


The Indian Summer has reached an all time high where I live. Summer is oppressive beyond all material description. Hope some of you can imagine how it must be like here

Take a look at the BBC weather report for my city, Chennai today:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/5day.sh...rld=2112&links

42 Celcius and so far the hottest day of summer. My eyes are burning in the heat... No relief.

How is the weather like in the city where you live? Hope it's better.
 
Old 06-17-2005, 07:15 AM   #2
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42 C, that is within my preferred temperature range, although I believe 44 % humidity is a bit dry? Anyway, the weather here is quite warm... for a winter. We now have ~20C, and it's 80% overcast. Another such summer, and I'll really call it quits and move to somewhere in the aequatorial vicinity. Malaysia, maybe.
 
Old 06-17-2005, 07:48 AM   #3
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About 30*C in Phuket today with occasional showers. All in all quite pleasant

One of my friends is the Chef at the Park Hotel in Chennai and he also complains about the heat !!
 
Old 06-17-2005, 08:16 AM   #4
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And in Albany, Western Australia
a high today of 13.8 deg C
and a low tonight of 7 deg C
showers, risk of thunderstorm ( mostly south of us )
tomorrow
windy, showers, high of 13 deg

Thats winter for you
floppy
 
Old 06-17-2005, 08:21 AM   #5
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http://weather.yahoo.com/forecast/USTN0461.html

It's been in the mid 90's F. This week it is much cooler. But it looks like it will get hotter next week. But that is still going to be much cooler than 42c (about 107 F)
 
Old 06-17-2005, 08:29 AM   #6
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It's in the mid to upper 90s F in Houston, but the humidity makes it feel like it's in the 100's F. ( I don't know jack about Celsius) I just know the air is like trying to breath syrup.
 
Old 06-17-2005, 09:48 AM   #7
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Right now as I write this, in the middle of the United States, it's 21° C, sunny, calm, low humidity. I think I need to get away from the computer and enjoy this - in about 3 weeks it's going to approach conditions in India
 
Old 06-17-2005, 11:34 AM   #8
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Unhappy Arizona!!!!

It's approaching 109 (farenheit) here. quote "I don't know jack about Celsius". I just forgot. It is unusually cool for this time of year, normally we'd be in the 110's daily, and creeping up tp 115. That's right kids. Our lows are in the high 80's and low 90's. He he. Can somebody tell this stupid American what 42 Celsius should mean to me?

Thanks,

slackwarebilly

Let's just say you lose your shower just going to the car

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Old 06-17-2005, 01:31 PM   #9
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I don't know what the weather is, but earlier this week in a single day(somewhere between 11am and 3pm) it went from not a single cloud to a thunderstorm
 
Old 06-17-2005, 02:03 PM   #10
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Can somebody tell this stupid American what 42 Celsius should mean to me?
X degrees Celsius == ((X*9/5 ) + 32) degrees Fahrenheit, so 42 Celsius would be 107.6 Fahrenheit. See more at http://vathena.arc.nasa.gov/curric/w.../fahrcels.html

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Old 06-17-2005, 02:07 PM   #11
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It's in the 90's in the Dallas, Texas area. Gonna get up into the hundreds this next week. By August I predict it will be 140F.
 
Old 06-17-2005, 02:09 PM   #12
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42 celsius! Holy shite. We may get a day or two that hits 36 to 38 in mid summer. Usally its around 26.

Lately its been cool and cloudy with some rain. Highs of 18 or 19.

I'm on the west coast of Canada.
 
Old 06-17-2005, 04:03 PM   #13
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Central Florida

hot is the word for Central Florida this time of year. Just as long as we do not have the predicted repeat of last years Hurricains I will be a happy camper.
 
Old 06-17-2005, 08:05 PM   #14
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Currently 32 celsius with 6% humidity with warmer temps expected.
 
Old 06-17-2005, 08:08 PM   #15
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The weather where I am is:
http://weather.yahoo.com/forecast/USIL0847.html
 
  


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