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    Default April 2014 Contest - April shower's bring May flowers

    Its time to get the April contest rolling, and I figured what better way to bring the spring season in then to guess how much liquid precipitation will fall on the summit during the month of April. This should be a pretty straight forward contest, so lets get down the details shall we...

    1. One submission per forum name
    2. No duplicates, so the first to guess the number, owns the number for the month
    3. If no one guess the correct amount, the person closest to the guess is considered the winner
    4. The F6 report for April is the official source of the precipitation
    5. Anyone can enter into the contest, including those that work on the summit
    6. Any attempt to add precipitation to the summit, either by ringing out a moist sweatshirt, dumping liquid into the can from a water bottle, etc etc etc.
    7. All entries need to be entered by March 31st, at 11:59:59 PM
    8. And lastly, have fun!

    Good luck everyone

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    I'll go with 6.75"

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    My guess is going to be 7.25"
    Bob

    I never want to see a day
    That's over forty degrees
    I'd rather have it thirty,
    Twenty, ten, five and let it freeeeEEEEEEeeze!

    My Seek the Peak 2014 Photo Set

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    I'll guess 6.25"

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    My guess is 6.00"

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    Great guesses so far. With winter seemingly never wanting to leave this year, maybe we should have done a snowfall contest for April. Anyway, here is what we have for guesses so far:

    6.00 - moa57
    6.25 - kathyc
    6.50 - tdb1977
    6.75 - whitemtnvisitor
    7.25 - snow miser
    7.55 - sdways01

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    And all entries are locked for the month! Good luck everyone!!

    6.00 - moa57
    6.25 - kathyc
    6.50 - tdb1977
    6.75 - whitemtnvisitor
    7.25 - snow miser
    7.55 - sdways01

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    Through the first 6 days of the month, .52 inches of precipitation has fallen on the summit. So far, everyone is still in the running for this month. Looks like a wet couple of days ahead on the summit, so the total should go up quiet nicely over the next 2 or so days.

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    Through the first 2 weeks of the month, there has been 2.5" of liquid precipitation that has fallen on the summit. With everyone's high guesses, everyone is still in the running.

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