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Offline Poenjas

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #20 on: January 09, 2011, 08:22:17 pm »
In the Caravan anything from 4 to 5 hours depending on the wind  :deal:, don't have to stop can go straight through.  And you get a good view of the weather as you can't really get above it.. 
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #21 on: January 09, 2011, 11:29:59 pm »
Jagersfontein this afternoon... Thor getting ready to hurl stuff around... >:D
 

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #22 on: January 11, 2011, 07:54:51 am »
Mountain Zebra Park, near Cradock, Sunday afternoon late:

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #23 on: January 14, 2011, 03:03:55 pm »
Rhodes, late December'10
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #24 on: January 14, 2011, 03:05:00 pm »
The 3pm thounder showers in Rhodes
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #25 on: January 14, 2011, 07:54:55 pm »
nice pics wild wizards! those puffy clouds look amazing - like marshmallows or something!
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #26 on: January 20, 2011, 11:41:11 am »
Some of my pics taken in December in the Eastern Cape


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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #27 on: January 20, 2011, 11:43:25 am »
Wow those are awesome pictures. :thumleft:
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #28 on: January 20, 2011, 04:47:01 pm »
Ek sal innie reŽn ry net om `n slag weer sulke wolke te sien ...... !!!!
 ;D  :ricky:  ;D


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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #29 on: March 16, 2011, 10:55:01 am »
Tuesday's storm over Pretoria. the pic doesn't do the scale of these oncoming clouds justice - truly massive towering clouds!
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #30 on: March 16, 2011, 09:01:50 pm »
Gee...that must have been pretty impressive in the flesh!
 

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #31 on: April 02, 2011, 04:24:45 pm »
nice   :thumleft: :mwink:
 

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #32 on: December 14, 2011, 08:25:12 pm »
This bad boy dropped some hail this afternoon  :mwink:
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #33 on: December 15, 2011, 06:36:08 am »
That looks like the start of a twister! :o
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #34 on: January 09, 2012, 10:22:31 pm »
One Sunday evening last month in Scottburgh, South Coast KZN.  The speed at which this pulled in was dramatic.
 

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #35 on: January 09, 2012, 10:25:50 pm »
One evening from the Hillcrest area looking West....
 

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #36 on: January 09, 2012, 10:56:37 pm »
wow Essbee!! that first pic is flippin awesome with the sun highlighting the edge like that!  :thumleft:
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #37 on: January 10, 2012, 08:26:04 pm »
Thanks...actually, it was better a matter of seconds before I took the pic...it was really spectacular...but fark, did it rain just after that?!?!?!
 

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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #38 on: February 20, 2012, 09:54:30 am »
Gisteroggend...Net na die pas van Nelspruit na Barberton!
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Re: Sunday stormclouds
« Reply #39 on: February 27, 2012, 09:15:45 am »

Windhoek Friday last week