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Are_grits_groceries Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-01-11 07:53 AM
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3. When I lived in Greensboro, NC, there was a one time
weird weather event. A storm came over the mountains with extremely strong straight line winds. It knocked trees down everywhere. These were huge trees.
Storms from that direction aren't unusual, but that one was unexpected. When people checked the damage, they couldn't find any evidence of a rotating force that caused the damage. There was no indication of tornados.
Strange days even then.
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  -97 mph Santa Ana winds knock out power, down trees in LA IDemo  Dec-01-11 07:27 AM   #0 
  - Evict Occupy. Inherit the wind.  SpiralHawk   Dec-01-11 07:42 AM   #1 
  - That is what I was thinking.  jwirr   Dec-01-11 08:29 AM   #4 
  - Welcome to the "DU Synchronicity Seekers SubSet O' Humanity Club"  SpiralHawk   Dec-01-11 09:02 AM   #7 
     - LOL Yeah I think I do have my enemies here.  jwirr   Dec-01-11 09:15 AM   #9 
  - The LAPD inadvertently helped the Occupiers, then  lbrtbell   Dec-01-11 10:33 AM   #13 
  - The Santa Ana winds can be amazing! (NT)  Tesha   Dec-01-11 07:48 AM   #2 
  - They're pretty common down here...  Juneboarder   Dec-01-11 08:38 AM   #5 
  - When I lived in Greensboro, NC, there was a one time  Are_grits_groceries   Dec-01-11 07:53 AM   #3 
  - i'm in monterey bay..we had winds yesterday and all night that exhausted and unsettled me  xiamiam   Dec-01-11 08:44 AM   #6 
  - Are these Santa Ana winds unusually strong ?  hedgehog   Dec-01-11 09:09 AM   #8 
  - Yeah, but not like last night. Insane wind.  montanto   Dec-01-11 09:52 AM   #10 
  - We had insanity level winds in Maui  SlicerDicer-   Dec-01-11 10:25 AM   #12 
  - Crazy wind, I can tell you.  montanto   Dec-01-11 10:04 AM   #11 
  - I hope we still have the Super Scoopers  Blacksheep214   Dec-01-11 10:56 AM   #14 
  - Utah (Utah!?!) is also having a fine time:  hedgehog   Dec-01-11 11:26 AM   #15 
  - windy up north in sacramento too  shanti   Dec-01-11 12:22 PM   #16 
  - Blasted Santa Ana! First the Alamo, and now this! (nt)  Mister Ed   Dec-01-11 08:58 PM   #17 

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