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Old December 10 2013, 05:32 AM   #1
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The Climate of Middle-Earth

... A research paper by R. Brown. Also available in dwarfish, and elvish (presumably Sindarin).

Even if you're not an LOTR fan... the level of effort here is impressive in itself.
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Old December 10 2013, 05:42 AM   #2
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It always seemed like a very damp climate, with a lot of rain and fog.
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Old December 10 2013, 08:49 AM   #3
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It's currently about 16 degrees C, cloudy with possible showers overnight.
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Old December 11 2013, 06:16 AM   #4
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I've heard they have a lot of smog.
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Old December 11 2013, 02:43 PM   #5
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Old December 12 2013, 12:56 AM   #6
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It's pronounced "Schmowg".
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Old December 14 2013, 12:24 AM   #7
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But storm chasers don't have much to do... the lapse rate of the supercells is all wrong. Not enough wind shear aloft...
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Old December 14 2013, 06:51 PM   #8
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Middle-earth weather forecast: "His arm has grown long"
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Old December 15 2013, 08:43 AM   #9
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I've heard they have a lot of smog.
Down he we pronounce it "smug".

Like fush and chups.
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Old December 15 2013, 10:53 AM   #10
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It's pronounced "Schmowg".
Nordic smog, then?
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Old December 19 2013, 03:03 AM   #11
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Re: The Climate of Middle-Earth

Supplementary: some concerns about Sauron's battle plan. Be sure and read the first comment, too.
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Old December 19 2013, 03:37 PM   #12
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Carols by Candlelight wrote: View Post
Robotech Master wrote: View Post
I've heard they have a lot of smog.
Down he we pronounce it "smug".

Like fush and chups.
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Old December 19 2013, 04:16 PM   #13
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Carols by Candlelight wrote: View Post
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I've heard they have a lot of smog.
Down he we pronounce it "smug".

Like fush and chups.
Smaug.
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