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simon3
2013-01-23 09:57:26
"Croghan Kinsella, skyline left, seemingly floats in froth." from simon3 Contract pics
Picture: Croghan Kinsella, skyline left, seemingly floats in froth. (Contract pics)

Photos of unusual weather wanted.
On Fri 22nd Feb, Evelyn Cusack, well known to MV users in the Republic as a leading weatherwoman is coming to talk at our meeting (with WAI) in the Lansdowne Hotel at 8pm. All are welcome.

What we would like is to give her some examples of weather for her to comment on and perhaps review records for. And we want to make it visual.

Now every day has weather however dull however what we are looking for are pictures that illustrate distinctive weather or conditions.

So if you have good picture of strongly shaped clouds say or temperature inversion (clouds at your feet ) or lightning in the distance or whatever please send them in to group@mountainviews.ie
The pictures need to be at least 1024 X 768 pixels and they must be time stamped or you need to send the date an time they were taken. Also essential is the location.

For example the details for the picture below are:

Location: west side of Lugnaquillia, Co Wicklow, looking south.
Time: 17/11/2002, 14:01:56 wintertime.
Question: what caused the inversion and the patterned higher clouds.
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Our thanks for donations!
simon3 9 hours ago.
We announced the donation system in our monthly newsletter earlier this July. I am glad to tell you that so far over Euro 600 has come in. The donations help us run this website and provide servic...

  
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Thor's Cave and the Manifold Valley
Peter Walker 5 days ago.
walk, Len: 17.5km, Climb: 445m, Area: Lancashire, Cheshire & the Southern Penni...

  
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Soum de l'Arraït, Montagne de Lège and Sommet de l'Oudérou from Binos
David-Guenot 2 days ago.
walk, Len: 16.8km, Climb: 1272m, Area: France, Occitanie () ||

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Hill of Allen: Pleasant and easy stroll
TommyMc 6 days ago.
A pleasant and easy stroll from the lay-by on the Allen-Miltown road as referenced by Dessie1. Frustratingly a spacious car parking area at this spot is padlocked, meaning visitors must park in a ...

  
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Largan Hill: Having it Largan
madfrankie a week ago.
In an effort to avoid the unpleasant tree-stuff described previously, I decided to make an alternative approach. At the western end of Lough Talt I took a minor road at G38776815942 that skirts th...

  
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Buachaille Etive Mor (mostly)
Peter Walker a week ago.
Being sick on your holidays is a classic example of a First World Problem, but it's still pretty annoying. After ... walk, Len: 12.9km, Climb: 972m, Area: Stob Coire Altruim, Loch Linnhe to Loch |...

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Inishturk: A quiet place
TommyV a week ago.
Similar to Inis Mean, the middle Aran island, Inis Turk is in the middle of Clare Island and Inis Bofin and is much less visited than it's neighbours. The island itself is very small and can be hi...

  
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Cuilcagh: A classy mountain
hazyview 3 days ago.
I followed the directions (per scarecrow & others) to the second carpark & we commenced the awesome long boardwalk across the bog & up the mountain. A good challenging climb of stairs to the summi...

  
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Knockastia: Most central hill in Ireland??
TommyV a week ago.
Heading North from the little village of Rosemount will bring you near this hill. I found parking beside an old abandoned house at N24222 42974 and proceeded to walk up a road which leads to a hou...

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Meall Fuar-mhonaidh
Peter Walker a week ago.
walk, Len: 9.5km, Climb: 520m, Area: Meall Fuar-mhonaidh, Glen Affric to Glen M...

  
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Cupidstown Hill: One for the County High Pointers only!
TommyV a week ago.
The start point as mentioned by others leads to an easy walk along a forest road for about 500m before reaching the trig point. behind the mast marking the Kildare CHP. The forest trail had lots o...

  
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The return to the Orange Tree
mcrtchly a week ago.
In 2016 we first visited the Picos de Europa National Park, a 647 square kilometre wonderland that straddles Asturias, C walk, Len: 12.4km, Climb: 685m, Area: Spain, Asturias () ||


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