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Boards weather forecast contest for April 2023

  • 30-03-2023 8:12am
    #1
    Registered Users Posts: 14,320 ✭✭✭✭


    1. Predict the IMT (average monthly temperature for five locations, 1981-2010 average was 8.4 C)
    2. Predict the MAX at the 25 locations normally reporting on the met.ie website.
    3. Predict the MIN at the 25 locations normally reporting on the met.ie website.
    4. Predict the PRC as a percentage of normal (based on eleven locations around Ireland).
    5. Predict the SUN as a percentage of normal (based on six locations around Ireland).
    6. BONUS: Predict the maximum temperature at Oak Park on Easter Sunday 9th of April.

    Deadline for on-time entries is 0300h Saturday 1st of April. The usual late penalties apply. MIN forecasts with access to reported values overnight 1st-2nd will also have a 15/20 scoring cap as well as the late penalty, applied only if that forecast succeeds from known information.



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  • Registered Users Posts: 13,498 ✭✭✭✭sryanbruen


    sryanbruen ________ 8.5 _ 19.6 _ -4.1 _ 085 _ 100 ___ 14.6



  • Registered Users Posts: 1,766 ✭✭✭Bsal


    Bsal ________ 8.9 _ 20.0 _ -3.0 _ 097 _ 104 ___ 15.0



  • Registered Users Posts: 2,602 ✭✭✭200motels


    200motels--------- 8.6_ 21.3 _ -2.1 _ 089_ 101 ___ 16.8



  • Registered Users Posts: 911 ✭✭✭WolfeEire
    Clare (410ft asl)


    WolfeEire--------- 8.4_ 19.1 _ -3 _ 080_ 108 ___ 14.3

    www.x.com/wolfeeire



  • Registered Users Posts: 547 ✭✭✭dasa29


    Dasa29 ________ 8.2 _ 19.0 _ -2.0 _ 100 _ 110 ___ 14.5



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  • Registered Users Posts: 339 ✭✭kindredspirit


    Kindred Spirit ___ 9.4 ___ 20.0 ___ -2.8 ___ 83 ___ 112 ___ 15.3



  • Registered Users Posts: 42 Cornerstonelad


    Cornerstonelad___7.9___20.9___-3.9___79__120___14.8



  • Moderators, Home & Garden Moderators, Science, Health & Environment Moderators Posts: 17,688 Mod ✭✭✭✭DOCARCH


    DOCARCH ______ 8.5 ___ 20.2 ___ -0.9 ___ 92 ___ 110 ___ 15.1



  • Registered Users Posts: 707 ✭✭✭Tae laidir


    Tae laidir ________ 9.1 _ 21.1 _ -2.9 _ 118 _ 101 __ 13.7



  • Registered Users Posts: 4,112 ✭✭✭rameire


    Rameire ________ 8.3 _ 20.0_ -1.1 _ 095 _ 95 ___ 13.6

    🌞 3.8kwp, 🌞 Split 2.28S, 1.52E. 🌞 Clonee, Dub.🌞



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  • Registered Users Posts: 5,783 ✭✭✭appledrop


    Appledrop ___8.9__19.2__-2.8__110__90__13.5



  • Registered Users Posts: 14,320 ✭✭✭✭M.T. Cranium


    M.T. Cranium ________ 8.3 __ 19.4 __ -2.5 __ 083 __ 105 ___ 11.7

    NormaL ____________ 8.4 __ 20.5 __ -3.0 __ 100 __ 100 ___ 12.8



  • Registered Users Posts: 372 ✭✭waterways


    waterways ___ 8.4 ___ 22.0 ___ -3.0 ___ 99 ___ 109 ___ 12.0



  • Registered Users Posts: 1,600 ✭✭✭mr.stonewall


    Mr Stonewall ___8.7__19.5___-2.2___75__110___14.2



  • Registered Users Posts: 1,475 ✭✭✭Jpmarn


    Jpmarn ____________ 8.1__ 19.5 __ -3.8 __ 75 __ 120 ___ 13.2



  • Registered Users Posts: 5,105 ✭✭✭John mac


    john mac________ 8.6 _ 21.6 _ -3.1 _ 110 _ 105 ___ 15.4



  • Registered Users Posts: 812 ✭✭✭adam240610


    Adan240610__ 90___ 19.8 ___ -1.8___ 93 ___ 102 ___14.1



  • Registered Users Posts: 1,836 ✭✭✭dacogawa


    Dacogawa ___9.2__22.4__-1.3__64__110__13.2



  • Registered Users Posts: 6,873 ✭✭✭pauldry


    Pauldry___9.1__19.4__-2.1__101__120__17.1



  • Registered Users Posts: 188 ✭✭sunflower3


    Sunflower3___9.3__21.4__-2.7__90__100__13, 9



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  • Registered Users Posts: 387 ✭✭mrskinner


    Skinner____8.5____20.1___-2.1___96___105____16.2



  • Moderators, Science, Health & Environment Moderators Posts: 16,704 Mod ✭✭✭✭Gonzo


    Gonzo ________ 9.1 __ 20.4 __ -2.2 __ 078 __ 112 ___ 14.3



  • Registered Users Posts: 1,777 ✭✭✭Joe Public


    Joe Public ________ 9.1 _ 22.4 _ -3.9 _ 092 _ 120 ___ 15.5

    a bit late, I feel like a fool for the day that's in it 🙂



  • Registered Users Posts: 14,320 ✭✭✭✭M.T. Cranium



    Table of forecasts for April 2023


    FORECASTER ______________ IMT _ MAX _ MIN _ PRC _ SUN ___ Oak Park 9th

    Kindred Spirit ______________ 9.4 _ 20.0 _ -2.8 _ 083 _ 112 ___ 15.3

    Sunflower3 ________________ 9.3 _ 21.4 _ -2.7 _ 090 _ 100 ___ 13.9

    Dacogawa _________________ 9.2 _ 22.4 _ -1.3 _ 064 _ 110 ___ 13.2

    Joe Public ___ (-4) __________ 9.1 _ 22.4 _ -3.9 _ 092 _ 120 ___ 15.5

    Tae laidir __________________ 9.1 _ 21.1 _ -2.9 _ 118 _ 101 ___ 13.7

    Gonzo ______ (-2) __________9.1 _ 20.4 _ -2.2 _ 078 _ 112 ___ 14.3

    Pauldry ___________________ 9.1 _ 19.4 _ -2.1 _ 101 _ 120 ___ 17.1

    Adam240610 ______________ 9.0 _ 19.8 _ -1.8 _ 093 _ 102 ___ 14.1

    Bsal ______________________8.9 _ 20.0 _ -3.0 _ 097 _ 104 ___ 15.0

    Appledrop _________________ 8.9 _ 19.2 _ -2.8 _ 110 _ 090 ___ 13.5

    Mr Stonewall _______________8.7 _ 19.5 _ -2.2 _ 075 _ 110 ___ 14.2

    john mac __________________8.6 _ 21.6 _ -3.1 _ 110 _ 105 ___ 15.4

    ___ Con Sensus ____________ 8.6 _ 20.1 _ -2.8 _ 092 _ 108 ___ 14.3

    200motels _________________8.6 _ 21.3 _ -2.1 _ 089 _ 101 ___ 16.8

    DOCARCH _________________ 8.5 _ 20.2 _ -0.9 _ 092 _ 110 ___ 15.1

    MrSkinner ___ (-1) __________8.5 _ 20.1 _ -2.1 _ 096 _ 105 ___ 16.2

    sryanbruen ________________ 8.5 _ 19.6 _ -4.1 _ 085 _ 100 ___ 14.6

    waterways _________________8.4 _ 22.0 _ -3.0 _ 099 _ 109 ___ 12.0

    ___ NormaL ________________8.4 _ 20.5 _ -3.0 _ 100 _ 100 ___ 12.8

    WolfeEire __________________8.4 _ 19.1 _ -3.0 _ 080 _ 108 ___ 14.3

    Rameire __________________ 8.3 _ 20.0 _ -1.1 _ 095 _ 095 ___ 13.6

    M.T. Cranium ______________ 8.3 _ 19.4 _ -2.5 _ 083 _ 105 ___ 11.7

    Dasa29 ___________________ 8.2 _ 19.0 _ -2.0 _ 100 _ 110 ___ 14.5

    Jpmarn ___________________ 8.1 _ 19.5 _ -3.8 _ 075 _ 120 ___ 13.2

    Cornerstonelad _____________ 7.9 _ 20.9 _ -3.9 _ 079 _ 120 ___ 14.8

    _________________________________

    (any later forecasts will be added and Con Sensus adjusted)



  • Moderators, Home & Garden Moderators, Science, Health & Environment Moderators Posts: 17,688 Mod ✭✭✭✭DOCARCH


    Low of 1.2c yesterday at Athenry.



  • Registered Users Posts: 911 ✭✭✭WolfeEire
    Clare (410ft asl)


    High of 15.4c at Roches Point and Moore Park yesterday

    www.x.com/wolfeeire



  • Registered Users Posts: 707 ✭✭✭Tae laidir


    Markee Castle dropped to 0.5 yesterday.



  • Moderators, Home & Garden Moderators, Science, Health & Environment Moderators Posts: 17,688 Mod ✭✭✭✭DOCARCH


    A couple of -1c's around the place earlier this morning so that Markree temp will be beaten.



  • Registered Users Posts: 14,320 ✭✭✭✭M.T. Cranium


    Getting ready for the Easter bonus, max at Oak Park, in order of forecasts:

    FORECASTER ______________ Oak Park 9th

    Pauldry ___________________ 17.1

    200motels _________________16.8

    MrSkinner _________________ 16.2

    Joe Public _________________ 15.5

    john mac __________________15.4

    Kindred Spirit ______________ 15.3

    DOCARCH _________________ 15.1

    Bsal ______________________15.0

    Cornerstonelad _____________14.8

    sryanbruen ________________ 14.6

    Dasa29 ___________________14.5

    Gonzo ____________________14.3

    WolfeEire _________________ 14.3

    ___ Con Sensus ____________ 14.3

    Mr Stonewall _______________14.2

    Adam240610 ______________ 14.1

    Sunflower3 ________________ 13.9

    Tae laidir __________________ 13.7

    Rameire ___________________13.6

    Appledrop _________________ 13.5

    Dacogawa _________________ 13.2

    Jpmarn ___________________ 13.2

    ___ NormaL ________________12.8

    waterways _________________ 12.0

    M.T. Cranium _______________ 11.7

    _________________________________



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  • Moderators, Home & Garden Moderators, Science, Health & Environment Moderators Posts: 17,688 Mod ✭✭✭✭DOCARCH


    Low of -1.4c yesterday and Mount Dillon and Mullingar.



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