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Today 12:16 PM
mojo maestro Just in time for our yearly CB trip...............
Today 11:38 AM
killclimbz Not sure what you mean about bummed about it coming in warm. Looks like a right side up storm. Starting warm and getting colder as time goes on. This makes for some of the best powder riding you can have. Pretty excited about it actually.
Today 11:11 AM
linvillegorge Not sure why everyone seems bummed about this storm coming in on the warm side. A foot of blower on top of this base would basically ride like dust on crust. Give me a foot of cream cheese then let this smaller weekend storm come in blower. That would be ideal.
Yesterday 05:45 PM
linvillegorge
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We definitely need moisture, but there's no sense stressing over the lack of it. It's not like individual humans have the ability to make moisture fall from the sky. So we basically just have to carry on with our lives as best we can. If that means playing volleyball drinking beers in the park in a T-shirt and shorts in March, so be it.
For those of us who live up here it's not about weather and recreation, it's about hopefully not having your house, neighborhood, and town literally go up in smoke.
Yesterday 04:59 PM
deagol
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It's incredibly difficult to get people to care about anything unless it has a direct negative impact on their life. People excited for the unseasonably warm and dry weather now, are going to care a whole lot when they try to go car camping over Summer without a campfire. You'll get to say, "I told you so!", they'll be sad/upset, and absolutely nothing will change.
Yup, but it does.. or will.. affect them. It just happens too slowly for them to realize it. Kind of like that frog in the slowly boiling water analogy
Yesterday 04:55 PM
mojo maestro That's the problem with America.............me before we................
Yesterday 03:30 PM
Big Foot It's incredibly difficult to get people to care about anything unless it has a direct negative impact on their life. People excited for the unseasonably warm and dry weather now, are going to care a whole lot when they try to go car camping over Summer without a campfire. You'll get to say, "I told you so!", they'll be sad/upset, and absolutely nothing will change.
Yesterday 03:23 PM
deagol
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Originally Posted by Big Foot View Post
We definitely need moisture, but there's no sense stressing over the lack of it. It's not like individual humans have the ability to make moisture fall from the sky. So we basically just have to carry on with our lives as best we can. If that means playing volleyball drinking beers in the park in a T-shirt and shorts in March, so be it.

As for this storm, they said on the news this morning that Denver could see up to a foot of snow. That would be amazing, but as per usual I think it's all just weather hype. The storms that usually deliver big in the Spring are the ones they don't expect. Like that storm that dumped 2 feet of snow on Denver randomly in May last year.
I know what you are saying, but I have this ridiculously na´ve hope that people will change their way of thinking and stop normalizing the abnormal in their thought processes.

on second thought, I don't really have that hope.....
Yesterday 02:33 PM
Big Foot We definitely need moisture, but there's no sense stressing over the lack of it. It's not like individual humans have the ability to make moisture fall from the sky. So we basically just have to carry on with our lives as best we can. If that means playing volleyball drinking beers in the park in a T-shirt and shorts in March, so be it.

As for this storm, they said on the news this morning that Denver could see up to a foot of snow. That would be amazing, but as per usual I think it's all just weather hype. The storms that usually deliver big in the Spring are the ones they don't expect. Like that storm that dumped 2 feet of snow on Denver randomly in May last year.
03-21-2017 01:33 AM
linvillegorge Really hoping this storm coming later this week delivers. It sure would be nice to see a foot or more here in the foothills. Hell, I don't care if it comes in the form of snow, rain, sleet, whatever. We NEED it. Just some kind of moisture in decent quantity needs to fall from the sky and do it soon.
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