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#1473277 - 08/27/09 01:37 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: stillinscrubs]
Coach B
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 Originally Posted By: stillinscrubs
While it would help the duck hunting a lot, there is a nice ripe El Nino going on in the Pacific. This generally means warmer winter weather north of us and stormy weather here.


A strong Nino would mean a very high likelihood of warm and wet. However, there are some signs that this may only be a weak Nino thru the winter months. Weak Ninos can be great if you like cold and snow. I've also heard some talk from the weather folks about the lack of solar activity recently. We'll see how it all plays out. I'm going to cut a little extra wood just in case.

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#1473597 - 08/27/09 04:59 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: Coach B]
spitndrum
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I hate to be different form everyone else but Its about time we get a decent winter we never get any snow or nothing!!
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#1474028 - 08/27/09 09:25 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: stillinscrubs]
shorefisherman
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 Originally Posted By: stillinscrubs
As to fishing, if you like tuna fishing head to Mexico as they should be on fire with the el nino pushing the big boys north.


yep, that is true. i remember around ten years ago we went out on a charter boat from long beach to catalina and to san clemente islands, caught lots of blue fins and yellowtails. its funny youll see school of yellow tails under a pile of trash floatin in middle of nowhere.
but i think this winter could be bad, just be ready for anything!
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#1474214 - 08/27/09 10:30 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: gil1]
jakeway
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 Originally Posted By: gil1
I hope it is long and cold. I've been wanting to try tracking deer in snow for many years but haven't been able to because we haven't had much snow during deer season in mid. TN. The winters have been awfully warm lately.


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#1474229 - 08/27/09 10:39 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: spitndrum]
Baxter83
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 Originally Posted By: spitndrum
I hate to be different form everyone else but Its about time we get a decent winter we never get any snow or nothing!!


I heard that! I haven't seen a good snow forever! It seemed like it snowed at least a little bit every year when I was a kid. Way back in the 80's & 90's....LOL

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#1474908 - 08/28/09 10:10 AM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: Baxter83]
B.D.
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I remember back when I was a kid, we'd always be worried that school would have to run an extra week or two in the summer because we were constantly running out of snow days.

Now, for the last several years, I've noticed local schools taking snow days when they really don't need to, just because they've got so many extra left over at the end of the winter.

Yup, it's been several years since we've had a good cold winter with lots of snow. I tend to agree with Stillinscrubs that we're more likely to have a mild, wet one this year due to the El Nino though.

I stopped trusting "old timer signs" many moons ago when I realized that every time I asked an old timer about the upcoming winter, they ALWAYS predict a bad one.

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#1475110 - 08/28/09 12:36 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: B.D.]
Velocity kills
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Ive seen deer like in the photo!!! Last year was the first year for me out of Northern VT. The cold is different without snow. There is no shortage up there. 285in. of snowfall Jan 1st the last year i was there!lasted till May!Over 4 ft on the ground most of the time!
As for signs.. you are all right...the bees are the best for snow not just cold!

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#1475195 - 08/28/09 01:53 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: Coach B]
stillinscrubs
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 Originally Posted By: Coach B

A strong Nino would mean a very high likelihood of warm and wet. However, there are some signs that this may only be a weak Nino thru the winter months. Weak Ninos can be great if you like cold and snow. I've also heard some talk from the weather folks about the lack of solar activity recently. We'll see how it all plays out. I'm going to cut a little extra wood just in case.


A fun website to follow for Pacific water temps. I don't plan a tuna trip without watching this one for awhile.

http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/analysis_monitoring/lanina/enso_evolution-status-fcsts-web.pdf

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#1477145 - 08/29/09 10:52 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: spitndrum]
TNDeerGuy
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 Originally Posted By: spitndrum
I hate to be different form everyone else but Its about time we get a decent winter we never get any snow or nothing!!


Amen brother!!!!!!
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#1477967 - 08/30/09 06:57 PM Re: bone cold winter ahead ? [Re: TNDeerGuy]
bcunnin1
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I want the snow and cold to keep pushing the DUCKS!
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