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USPSA at Douglas Ridge

Discussion in 'Competitive Shooting' started by NWGlockgal, Dec 27, 2016.

  1. NWGlockgal

    NWGlockgal Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Anyone going to the USPSA match at Douglas Ridge Jan 7?
     
  2. Kimber Custom

    Kimber Custom Vancouver, WA Bronze Vendor Bronze Vendor

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    Yep
     
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  3. 308

    308 ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ Silver Supporter

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    How many rounds of ammo does the shooter typically use in this event?
     
  4. NWGlockgal

    NWGlockgal Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Weather report says snow Jan 7. Hope it is wrong!
     
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  5. NWGlockgal

    NWGlockgal Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Looks like round count for stages is 98. I would bring at least twice that!
    There are two Texas stars, two swingers, and one rotating target. Easy to
    blow through a lot of ammo on those!
     
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  6. 308

    308 ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ Silver Supporter

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    Thanks NWGlockgal
     
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  7. Cheby

    Cheby Portland, OR Active Member

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    Do you guys know if the match tomorrow is still on?
     
  8. HuckleberryFun

    HuckleberryFun Portland, OR. Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I'd have liked to go watch you guys at the match, but....brrr!
     
  9. Kimber Custom

    Kimber Custom Vancouver, WA Bronze Vendor Bronze Vendor

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    It has been canceled according to Facebook DRRC Action Shooting page
     
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    308 ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ Silver Supporter

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    Thanks for the update.
     
  11. Cheby

    Cheby Portland, OR Active Member

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    sucks...
     
  12. rick benjamin

    rick benjamin USA, Or, Damascus Secure the drama Silver Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    Thursday, the remote thermometer on the DRRC 300 yard line recorded a low of 11 degrees farenheit

    Saturday

    A chance of flurries before 10am, then snow likely between 10am and 1pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet after 1pm.
    High near 29.
    Breezy, with an east wind 26 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
    Chance of precipitation is 80%.
    New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of an inch possible.
    New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.

    DRRC
    USPSA
    first Saturday of the month,
    3-Gun
    first Sunday of the month
    weather permitting
     
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  13. rick benjamin

    rick benjamin USA, Or, Damascus Secure the drama Silver Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    Fron the Nat Weather Svc

    ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
    THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR THE GREATER PORTLAND AND VANCOUVER
    METRO AREAS...

    A WINTER STORM WATCH FOR FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW REMAINS
    IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

    * TIMING...LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AROUND MIDDAY
    SATURDAY...INCREASING DURING THE AFTERNOON. SNOW IS EXPECTED
    TO CHANGE TO SLEET OR FREEZING RAIN BY SATURDAY EVENING...
    WITH FREEZING RAIN CONTINUING SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.
    TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY WARM ABOVE FREEZING
    SUNDAY AWAY FROM THE COLUMBIA GORGE...BUT AREAS NEAR THE
    COLUMBIA GORGE MAY REMAIN BELOW FREEZING INTO SUNDAY EVENING
    BEFORE FINALLY WARMING ABOVE FREEZING LATER SUNDAY NIGHT.

    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...GENERALLY AROUND 1 INCH...THOUGH SOME
    LOCAL ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

    * ICE ACCUMULATION...0.25 TO 0.75 INCH.

    * WINDS...EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH...EXCEPT
    EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN THE EAST
    METRO AREA.

    * IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF ICE...SNOW...AND WIND WILL
    LIKELY BRING DOWN SOME TREES AND POWER LINES...LEADING TO
    POWER DISRUPTIONS IN SOME AREAS. PUBLIC TRANSIT MAY BE
    IMPACTED BY THE SNOW AND ICE...INCLUDING RAIL LINES. TRAVEL
    WILL BECOME DIFFICULT AS ICE AND SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO MAKE
    UNTREATED ROADS VERY SLICK.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
    SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
    CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.