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Another Huge Snowstorm At DEN!

Fri Dec 29, 2006 10:16 am

For the SECOND TIME in a week, we on Colorado's Front Range are getting blasted with a blizzard! F9 has already canceled 60 flights for tonight and tomorrow, according to the local news. UA and everyone else will probably follow suit. With another 20 inches of possible by Saturday, DEN will probably need to shut down AGAIN. In fairness to our magnificent airport, the biggest problem is that the roads in and out are covered with snowdrifts. This kind of weather has NEVER happened in the history of Denver!
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RE: Another Huge Snowstorm At DEN!

Fri Dec 29, 2006 10:22 am

Looks ugly!

ALERT: Freezing FOG reported Visibility 0.25 <3 SM
DEN 290053Z 02009KT 1/4SM R35L/4500V6000FT SN FZFG OVC004 M01/M02
A3000 RMK AO2 TWR VIS 3/4

Forecast Low Visibility Forecast: Snow
DEN 282328Z 290024 35012KT 1SM -SN OVC011
TEMPO 0004 1/4SM +SN VV003
FM0400 02009KT 1/2SM SN BKN009
TEMPO 0408 1/4SM SN FG VV005
FM0800 03010KT 1SM -SN OVC011
TEMPO 0812 1/2SM SN FG BKN005
FM1200 03012KT 3SM -SN SCT005 OVC015
TEMPO 1216 1SM -SN BR BKN009

FM1600 34015KT 5SM -SN BR BKN025=
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RE: Another Huge Snowstorm At DEN!

Fri Dec 29, 2006 10:22 am

Guys, have fun in Colorado. I was there for the first one but the family decided to spend christmas in Arkansas this year, which is where I'm stuck now until sunday.

btw it was 50 and sunny today  biggrin 
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