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Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by MWmetalhead » Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:14 pm

Well, the "info" I received was misinformation! LOL

You speak the truth.


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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by BKRPDM » Sun Feb 17, 2019 10:22 pm

Looks like another blown forecast. 5-inches plus in Northville....the forecasters were planning for 1-3”....



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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by stopnswop2 » Sun Feb 17, 2019 10:27 pm

Yeah. I heard 1 to 2 inches.
There is already more than 4 it looks like here in Novi


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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by Mr.Transistor » Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:25 am

I'd like to know where was all the hype over the snow last night. The roads blew........thanks for the heads up local media, you guys were napping on this one.



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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by MWmetalhead » Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:32 am

They sure were!

They were largely following the lead of the NWS, whose forecast was the least accurate of all.

Rightfully, weather geeks are handing NWS Pontiac their ASS on their Facebook page. The lack of a winter weather advisory is inexcusable. Widespread 4 to 7 inch accumulations in the western and northern suburbs + Detroit proper.


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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by jsf » Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:54 am

A good 6" in Livonia but no snow emergency. Must be just my house that has all this snow?



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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by stopnswop2 » Mon Feb 18, 2019 12:06 pm

No, it snowed a lot here. Good 4 or 5 inches.
Most has melted though


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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by blizzard » Mon Feb 18, 2019 12:24 pm

It is impossible to predict exact amounts for all regions of the viewing area. :hat



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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by Mr.Transistor » Mon Feb 18, 2019 12:52 pm

1-3 seemed to be the common theme among the prognosticators. I got a 6-7, in my opinion that is a big miss, perhaps since it was a weekend when many kids are on spring break and the prime time talking heads are on their weekend siesta there was less emphasis on this storm.



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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by NS8401 » Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:29 am

There was a freak convergence of a wave and another piece of jet stream energy overhead last night... I don’t think it was overly predictable and NWS stated exactly what happened on its website in their forecast discussion...



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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by MWmetalhead » Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:37 am

They should've issued an advisory based on radar trends. The explanation was nice and is appreciated, but they still whiffed.


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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by stopnswop2 » Tue Feb 19, 2019 1:40 pm

I heard there was suppose to be another inch of snow last night.
..nothing came down at all


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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by Mr.Transistor » Tue Feb 19, 2019 1:52 pm

:blink There was a freak convergence of a wave.....can't be right all the time they say. I'm sure there is a reasonable explanation for the "miss"



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Re: Hey Andrew - your in-house snow forecast model SUCKS

Post by borderboy653659200 » Tue Feb 19, 2019 6:31 pm

Cowboy would be a great weather chap .



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He said chap everyone he must have chapped lips 😆



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