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So...

 

I am gonna buck the trend of everyone who is saying:

 

 

We are gonna have a lot of SNOW!!!!!

 

 

I clutched my sled this year, which is a great thing, but everytime I do something like this, we get no snow...

 

 

Jus Sayin'

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On 12/28/2018 at 10:17 PM, Renegade08 said:

It's tough to come up with any encouraging words regarding snowfall in New England this season. There's some mumbling about January becoming colder if the current El Nino conditions prove to remain mild. NOAA is predicting equal chances for higher, lower, and normal temperatures and precipitation for January-March.

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Winter said to be warmer than normal in northeast. Also, 40 year trend has been upward with 3.2* rise in median temp since 70's to today.  Just saw this on weather channel.

Now, go buy that $15k long track, pack your goggles mx helmet and back pack  and stand ride all the way to your favorite trespass spot.

 

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 From the NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook for today.

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Maine, south central Maine,
southwest Maine, west central Maine, western Maine, New Hampshire,
central New Hampshire, northern New Hampshire and southern New
Hampshire

 

DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday. A winter storm is possible this weekend with significant snow accumulation possible across the region. The most likely time for this would be Saturday night and Sunday.

 

Monday morning update

The NWS is sticking with the Hazardous Weather Outlook for the weekend.

"Some weak phasing between northern and southern streams for Friday could produce a round of light accumulating snows.
By Sunday...significant phasing occurs with the resulting deep trough situated over the eastern third of the CONUS. Meanwhile at the surface...low pressure potentially brings a significant round of wintry precipitation to the region in the Sunday-Monday timeframe."

Weather.com and Accuweather.com have got onboard, with the snow forecast.

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Looks like a good storm is due to roll through Sunday, maybe ole man winter is here to stay. 

On a side note, we have had ZERO plowable snow here in RI, not even a dusting. Long range forecast around these parts is just calling for rain. So at the very least am happy you guys up north are to get to enjoy winter and allow me to join from time to time....

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NWS 1/16/2019

Snow Amounts: If you`ve been waiting for winter, here it is. Potential for very heavy snow accumulation /widespread double digit snowfall/ continues to increase. With 1-1.5" of liquid precipitation, even a modest 10:1 snow ratio easily achieves that objective. In fact higher snow ratios are quite possible, particularly in the interior. Forecast soundings show strong upward motion in the snow growth zone on Sunday morning across southern Maine and expect a region of snowfall rates over 1"/hr through Sunday. It`s far too early to pin down any mesoscale effects other than to mention that strong snow bands are likely with this kind of strong dynamic storm and any areas that remain under snowbands may see closer to 2"/hr rates.

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Current graphic on weather.com showing possible Fri-Mon snowfall. Yes, it shows southern NH getting 3+ feet of snow, and central NH getting 2"-3'.

 

 

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Bring it on BABY...Finally will be able to sit in the groomer and do something.

Going to get Hammered at camp...loving it.  Good riding there now will be even better!  Have an outdoor camera this year so cam watch it pile up!  Guess I will need to shovel the roof when I get up there.

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