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  1. karl7900
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    That it is actually bloody summer!! It's chucking it down here and a bit cold too. Is everyone getting this weather or just us in N.Ireland?

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    And has anyone noticed how Global Warming is now called Climate Change! I wonder did they make a small whoopsie when choosing a name the first time? :think:
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    I'm sorry but you are wrong. It is clearly winter. It has been raining since 0230 so is obviously winter. Derrrr!

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    Oops. My Bad. I was wondering if I'd slept in or something......like for six months.:lazy:
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    yup this is a typical english summer now lol
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    Global warming......PAH !!!!!!

    Globaly pissing down more like
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    It's still raining now!
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    yeah sorry for late reply I was doing a chitty chitty bang bang mod to my A3 for the new climate we are experiencing down south, I mean feck me talk about turn the car upside down & paddle to work, its been raining for ages now.
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    Ohh man I can't wait for this weather, I've been stuck here with 35-45c each day, not one single day of rain for the past 5 months:mad:!!!! Its doing my nuts in, I've got 5 days till I get back to this sweet sweet weather, I really miss the dark gloomy Sky's ;)
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    :haudrauf:




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    Summer will be around Christmas time. So we'll all be in shorts and bikinis! Surfing the waves!
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    Yeah the weather's shocking here too. It was particularly grim yesterday, and everyone I spoke to said the same... South Wales - rain, London - rain, Manchester - rain, Bolton - rain, Ipswich - rain, Clacton - rain. Did anywhere get any sunshine at all yesterday?

    So we can have a barbeque for my birthday then? Awesome! :)

    Regards,

    Rob.
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    weather was nice here upto 3pm , but its nice this morning. About time it rained more in the south than the north lol
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    The sun is out at the mo.....oh hold on its gone back in again!!!
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    Someone said yesterday that we had a month's average rainfall in twenty four hours, and evidently that had been officially confirmed. If this summer turns out to be a repeat of 2007 then I'm going to seriously start thinking about emigrating.
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    way ahead of yer, italy is new home & italian wife to be helps aswell, lol, dont mess with me & me italian family, I'm the new Codfather, lol.
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    P*ssed down *ALL* day yesterday here in devon *sigh*
    Kind of glad I decided not to bother with festivals this year. I love them when it's sunny, but in this kind of weather it's like being in a muddy refugee camp, albeit one with live music & expensive food/beer.
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    Sorry but what is a SUN?
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    Nickynibbles Damn it where's 7th gear when you need it?!

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    Its a computer workstation that uses a Unix operating system!
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    ha ha
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    It's still raining here...
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    Still 35c outside!! with no wind what so ever :thumbsup:
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    It's still raining....
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    The weather up north always fluctuates, a bit of everything in a single day. I miss the weather in Ipswich. It's a lot better than up here.

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    well sun most of the day then as the wife got home it hammered it down.
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    BBQ day Sunday apparently...
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    Was very dark and cloudy here till just after lunch time today, then the sun made a brief appearance for a couple of hours, and now it's back to being cloudy and overcast.

    From tomorrow, I'm off work for 4 days so hopefully the rain will stay away.
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    Rain here in Germany too. Big storm last night. TVs went out and even my sky lost it's signal and I have the biggest dish!
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    Just looked on Metcheck and it is indeed to be nice. I'm working on our Summer entertainment program, so that'll be me sprawled out on a deckchair enjoying the free music and "scenary" :eyebrows:


    :thrashi:
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    Holiday sunday so I hope it rains solid for 2 weeks lol , I was away when all the floods happened last year :)
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    one way of washing the carpets
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    It's still raining....
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    It's actually quite nice here at the moment, though a bit breezy. Hopefully it will stay dry over the weekend till I get some gardening done.
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    Yup, quite nice here too for a change :icon_thumright:, so got my own gardens tidied up and looking shipshape.

    Hopefully it will stay dry till wednesday so I can get my front door stripped down and repainted.
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    .. ... ....



    :mad:
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    :haha:
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    Think this might be one though not sure :think:. Never seen it before.....that I can remember.
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    nah man thats one of those energy savings bulbs as its to bright
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    Or maybe it's a UFO........











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    Actually there's a few of them as you can see there purply glow of there cloking devices
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