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Anyone Get a Little Rain Today ?

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by 45alive, Oct 10, 2015.

  1. 45alive

    45alive South Douglas County- Orygun Well-Known Member

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    Here in Douglas County, So. Oregon we FINALLY got just a little Rain.:s0108: Just enough to make the ground damp is all, but it is Rain ! :s0053:
     
  2. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Here in NE PDX we got around 3/4" it rained very hard for a couple of hours! Much needed!:D
     
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  3. IronMonster

    IronMonster Washington Opinionated Member Diamond Supporter

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    Looks like we maybe got around 3/4" of an inch here in Seatac as well. On several occasions it really came down. "real" rain, not this pansy bubblegum stuff we have seen for the last 8 months :D
     
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  4. Medic!

    Medic! What just happened? Has eagle eyes. But cant remember what he saw. Bronze Supporter

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    It was like a cow pi$$in on a flat rock! About 3:00 or so here in Gresham.
     
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  5. Oathkeeper1775

    Oathkeeper1775 Coast Range Well-Known Member

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    @ 1/4" fell on the SE corner of the Trask unit; a bit more near Blaine.
     
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  6. 45alive

    45alive South Douglas County- Orygun Well-Known Member

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    Well that's good news ! Long term forecast says several days of rain during this month, come on rain.:s0155:
     
  7. oli700

    oli700 Rogue Valley Well-Known Member

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    less than a 10th in the Rogue Valley
     
  8. 45alive

    45alive South Douglas County- Orygun Well-Known Member

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    Ya, that's all about we got in Douglas Co.:( I remember living in the Rogue Valley in 97 and the flooding totally trashed Ashland. :s0155:Darn, what a shame, HAhaha! :s0121:
     
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  9. DuneHopper

    DuneHopper Douglas County. Well-Known Member

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    I'm over near north edge of Roseburg and we got enough to water plants and the wind was pretty high made for A.M. work clearing the leaves.:rolleyes:
     
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  10. 45alive

    45alive South Douglas County- Orygun Well-Known Member

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    Lots of leaves came down here as well. Kinda windy yesterday, but I love the Autumn weather.:s0155: The hazy smoke got cleared away and my eyes are not burning today. :)
     
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  11. ConcreteJungle

    ConcreteJungle Eugene Well-Known Member

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    I was heading back to Eugene on OR-126 when the rain hit. From about Vida to Thurston...it was coming down pretty good, my windshield wipers were useless.
     
  12. DuneHopper

    DuneHopper Douglas County. Well-Known Member

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    Yep, me and the misses love this kind a weather, this is also the time of year we like to camp were kinda weird and camp off seasons mostly .
     
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  13. ConcreteJungle

    ConcreteJungle Eugene Well-Known Member

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    I loved that it was raining, meant i didn't have to water my lawn. :D
     
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  14. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Finally went to the range yesterday to check the hunting rifle and it was pouring when we got there. Haven't been shooting for several months.

    Great day at the range!
     
  15. 45alive

    45alive South Douglas County- Orygun Well-Known Member

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    I kinda like watering my lawn and landscape , but when I get lazy in the A$$ rain is nice ! :s0129: My Bloodgood Maple and Hydrangea as well as my Lilacs are thirsty, need to get my butt in gear and water them. :cool:
     
  16. erudne

    erudne The Pie Matrix PPL Say Sleeping W/Your Rifle Is A bad Thing? Bronze Supporter

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    near Stevenson it rained very, very hard. we lost Satellite and internet several times. I drained several gallons out of the beds of the PU trucks
     
  17. 45alive

    45alive South Douglas County- Orygun Well-Known Member

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    We need that kind of Rain Down here for sure.
     
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  18. oli700

    oli700 Rogue Valley Well-Known Member

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    lol, yeah shame

    I was living in Prospect at the time and got up before day break to take a rig over to Butte Falls to to some work in it.
    on the way over I just about drove into a huge washout that took about a 50ft stretch of BF/Prospect highway 30ft deep
    There were lava tubes just above town gushing water, flooding town for days.....messed up a lot of stuff since its primarily pumice dirt there
     
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    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I was in a explorer post in 97 for SAR. We all went to some small town near the coast and filled sand bags till our hands were raw.
    Felt bad for those people.
     
  20. Oathkeeper1775

    Oathkeeper1775 Coast Range Well-Known Member

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    Not a bit of muddy water in the Nestucca; ground is soaking up rain water like a sponge.