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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyWed 25 Sep 2019 - 17:04

Now it's autumn.

I took a suitcase on a thirty minute walk yesterday and the contents got soaked, biblically. It's actually drier in Edinburgh (where I am now) than in London as well.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyWed 25 Sep 2019 - 19:20

That's disappointing that you weren't in Edinburgh last week, it was roasting. I was in the city too, so I could have taken you to all the chicken dippers sophisticated wine bars.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyThu 26 Sep 2019 - 19:08

I'd have loved to, and unfortunately would have had basically no time to. It was conferences all day and actuarial drinks all night. I'm not sure whether I'm still hungover or whether the pendolinos are terrible for people with motion sickness.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 12 Oct 2019 - 9:10

I finished work at 4 today (instead of 7:30) because Nagano has had its first life-or-death Typhoon warning in like 50 years.

So far, my typhoon experience has been people getting angry that the school is still open, people getting angry that the school isn't open, and getting soaked on the way home in pissing rain and winds which render an umbrella pointless.

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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 12 Oct 2019 - 9:23

Ooft, nasty. Stay safe Drunka. Autumn's properly settled in and it's awfully damp here, but not like that.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyTue 15 Oct 2019 - 22:57

Did you get through the typhoon mostly unscathed, Drunka?
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyWed 16 Oct 2019 - 1:59

I was personally absolutely fine. A few colleagues had trouble - a bridge collapse stranded Matt, someone's apple farm was ruined and so on.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyThu 17 Oct 2019 - 19:45

Eek. At least nobody you know was hurt.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 19 Oct 2019 - 1:04

Yep, trouble is better than harm, at least. Glad to hear you were safe, Drunka. Thumbs Up!
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 19 Oct 2019 - 1:10

@JayMoyles wrote:
Yep, trouble is better than harm, at least.

This sounds like something a hobbit would say.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 19 Oct 2019 - 1:18

And the hobbits, of course, end up causing trouble and harm for the rest of the Fellowship anyway.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyWed 23 Oct 2019 - 20:51

It's autumn, so it must be time for traditional autumn colds! Aww!
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 26 Oct 2019 - 0:54

I've dodged them so far, which of course now means that I'm going to come down with one next week after posting this.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyFri 7 Aug 2020 - 19:32

36ºC. Nobody asked for this. Hissy fit
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyFri 7 Aug 2020 - 20:21

19ºC at it's best here today, with pishing rain. 👎🏻
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyFri 7 Aug 2020 - 20:23

If I wasn't so disgustingly English this would be reason enough to move to Scotland. So so jealous of your pishing rain.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyFri 7 Aug 2020 - 23:33

That sounds glorious, I'm very much the gaming stereotype in that I think the sun and warm weather is rubbish, give me rain over scorching heat any day.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 8 Aug 2020 - 9:16

Really?  I was listening to the cricket from Old Trafford and they kept going off for rain, so I assumed Manneh wasn't as bad.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 8 Aug 2020 - 15:41

The best weather is when it's warm, but there's a drizzle in the air to keep you cool during the day.

Thunderstorms in the evening/night.

Mist in the morning.

Not a huge fan of the heat in general as I find it oppressive more than anything else. It's bearable in places like Louisiana because you get sudden storms and downpours all the time to cool you off (and you see all these natives dash for the nearest building/car and Ima like, this is glorious.)

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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptySat 8 Aug 2020 - 23:03

This is my ideal but it's usually so rare, when it's warm it's usually for really long spells and then the thunderstorms basically mean it's gonna be cold and wet from then onwards.

@Balladeer wrote:
Really?  I was listening to the cricket from Old Trafford and they kept going off for rain, so I assumed Manneh wasn't as bad.

It may have been whilst I was in work but from the moment I finished the heat was turned all the way up, some would see this as lucky and I'm clearly ungrateful but that's just me.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyMon 10 Aug 2020 - 15:59

@Balladeer wrote:
36ºC.  Nobody asked for this. Hissy fit

Yeah, it was about that here yesterday (though the humidity makes it feel hotter).
I walked 45km and climbed a mountain.

Also, look at this post from Balla in October 2019:
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It's autumn, so it must be time for traditional autumn colds! Aww!

Moments that immediately precede disaster . . .
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyMon 10 Aug 2020 - 19:15

I like not having a cold and my eczema not playing up, but on balance I like being able to sleep more. Walking's fine(ish, you do you re. the mountains), it's getting back and trying to lie down that's the problem!
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyTue 11 Aug 2020 - 0:32

I do have some sympathy for Brits because I remember not having functional AC. On the other hand, summer is pretty short and never too hot, so make the most of it!

One of the reasons for my big hike was to get a good nights sleep before returning to work but it didnt really happen. I guess i drank too many sugarry drinks.
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyTue 11 Aug 2020 - 19:06

Dehydration and lack of sleep is a terrible combination. Aww! And yep, no AC. Wish I could go into the office...
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PostSubject: Re: Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains)   Talking About the Weather Thread (Roman Rains) - Page 3 EmptyWed 12 Aug 2020 - 0:26

In Edinburgh at the moment there's been a mega thunderstorm that's lasted for several hours now. I've never seen such persistent lightning strikes in Scotland before - literally multiple times a minute. It's nuts, and I love it!
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