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23-09-2020, 12:46   #436
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I'm getting a jagged edged "artifact" running south west to north east on the radar
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23-09-2020, 13:18   #437
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I'm getting a jagged edged "artifact" running south west to north east on the radar
They're caused by mobile phone towers.
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23-09-2020, 13:20   #438
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Really? Or is that a tinfoil hat I see?!
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23-09-2020, 14:30   #439
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They're caused by mobile phone towers.
Not 5g mobile phone towers?


If so, then they must all be destroyed at once. Will someone please tell Gemma!
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23-09-2020, 15:19   #440
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It's down again - and nothing is showing on Netweather either.
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23-09-2020, 16:28   #441
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https://twitter.com/MetEireann/statu...456206337?s=20
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Really? Or is that a tinfoil hat I see?!
No, really, it's a well-established fact. Here's a paper on it.

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"Radar Technicians". Two ould lads taking turns with a hammer is my guess the rate the thing actually works.
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24-09-2020, 08:37   #444
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No, really, it's a well-established fact. Here's a paper on it.




interesting read


just to add, it's not mobile phone operator's radio access networks (phone to base station), rather 5GHz wifi, wireless internet providers and point to point links...
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29-09-2020, 10:38   #445
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You know what time it is!!! It's time for the Shannon radar to go down before a yellow rainfall warning..
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29-09-2020, 10:47   #446
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You know what time it is!!! It's time for the Shannon radar to go down before a yellow rainfall warning..

I suspect they now turn it off before any significant rainfall arrives in case it gets overwhelmed due to it's fragile state.
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I suspect they now turn it off before any significant rainfall arrives in case it gets overwhelmed due to it's fragile state.
Back working again. Think they're teasing us now.
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29-09-2020, 23:10   #448
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I suspect they now turn it off before any significant rainfall arrives in case it gets overwhelmed due to it's fragile state.
Should build a retractable roof over it!
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Must post up on tradesman. Ie for radar fixers next time it goes down problem solved
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12-10-2020, 11:42   #450
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