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    Default Bonus Contest! Highest Wind Gust from big storm early next week

    Pretty simple. Place your guess to the highest wind gust the summit will receive from the storm that will include "Sandy". All guesses will need to be in by 12:00 AM Monday morning. Anyone can join in the fun. Models are showing this system *could* move directly into New England and the summit should have experience some wicked weather from this storm. Closest to the correct number will be the winner. Final number will be determined from the F6 report. Good luck!

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    I'm going to take the high ground on this one

    My guess is 127
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    I'm going to guess 115.
    Bob

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    I'd rather have it thirty,
    Twenty, ten, five and let it freeeeEEEEEEeeze!

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    I'm going to go with a nice stiff breeze of 121 mph.


    Guesses so far:

    Snow Miser 115
    TDB1977 121
    BaxterCA2 127

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    Thinking this might not be a real big deal on MW - 89 mph

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    Added the new guesses in:

    Whitemtnvisitor 89
    sdways01 107
    Snow Miser 115
    TDB1977 121
    BaxterCA2 127

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    not yet seeing all I want to see with the forecast, but I'm going to see " the Prez" @ 127 and raise that high wind bid to 144 mph.

    Mind you, I DON'T want that whistling over my head or any one elses, but don't forget Sandy is blocked into the western part of the North Atlantic Basin by Tony.

    My best scenario would keep both of them Fish Storms.

    Breeze

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    Reaching a bit there my friend Breeze
    Bottom line..... be safe all

    PS: who's Tony? is there another storm out there, runs to NOAA website
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    I'll say 95!

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