Big Thank You Waves & Contest Updates
First, San Jaun Outdoor Club Meeting tomorrow is open to the PUBLIC!
“San Juan Outdoor Club Monthly Meeting, June 2nd, 6pm, PLPOA Clubhouse: We have resumed our monthly meetings. June’s presentation will be “The Monsoon in the Southern San Juan’s” by Arleen Prochazka. Meetings are held at the PLPOA clubhouse, 230 Port Avenue, and start at 6:00 pm with a social hour and the presentation following. The public is welcome and light refreshments are provided.”
I’ll take an in depth look at what the ingredients are for the North American Monsoon and what indicators we examine for determining what sort of monsoon we will have here in Pagosa Springs. Finally, we’ll review lightening safety.
Special waves to W C Fuller, Jim Laffey, Keena & Todd Carstensen, Marilyn Harris, Margaret Wempe, Connie Mentemeir, Art & Kathleen Wilson, and Alan Simoncic who made a generous donations in May.
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San Juan Mercantile is a fun store with a wide variety of items. Antiques and Collectibles, tons of Jewelry, Gifts, Handmade Treasures, Knives, Candles, Housewares, Fine Linens, Local Honey, Souvenirs, and Locally made items. It is at 523 San Juan Street, next to the Barber Shop, across the street from Plaza Liquor. Thank you, Cindy and Tom for being our store front!
Mark, Shawn and I have been truly touched by the support our followers have shown for us!
We LOVE our Sponsors! They just amaze us with their support!
Ski & Bow Rack
Jim Smith Realty
Alley House Grille
Terry’s Ace Hardware
Dr. Leo Milner, Chiropractor
Peggy Andrews, Independent Real Estate Broker
Dr. Thompson, Elk Park Animal Hospital
Our Storm Sponsor
The Springs Resort
Special Thanks to all the businesses that have stepped forward to sponsor our weather contests. They are a lot of fun!
Frank Snyder was the winner of $25 gift certificate for the SAGE Eatery! The airfield hit 75 degrees at 1655L on May 7th (455pm). Congratulations to Frank! Huge thanks to Liz & Taylor and rest of the crew from the Sage for their support and for sponsoring this weather contest.
|First Inch of Snow||Aug 15, 2022||Chow Down Pet Supply|
|Color Fest Related||Sep 1, 2022||The Springs Resort|
|First 2 feet of Snow||Oct 15, 2022||Lynn Guthrie, Hair Stylist|
|Wolf Creek Season Snow||Nov 1, 2022||Ski & Bow Rack|
New contest… Forecast the amount of measured rain that Pagosa Springs will receive during the three months of monsoon season from July through September. As a starting point, you might want to read my article from the other day that discusses the monsoon. The person with the closest guess will win a $50 gift certificate for SKI & BOW RACK!!! In addition, Ski & Bow Rack has offered HATS for the next closest guesses! You have till midnight this Sunday to make a guess. Make the guess on the Facebook or web page post!
Contest Update: The contest: Forecast the highest elevation above ground level that Austin will get his balloon up to this summer to the nearest 10s of feet. The person with the closest guess will win a $50 gift certificate towards a ride in a Rocky Mountain Balloon. This contest is closed for new guesses.
Huge thanks to Austin and his team for their support.
Ed Hensle – 1,760 agl
Louanne Knowles Burgess – 1,790 ft agl
Jan Roedel – 1,850 ft high
Kimberly Jean White – 1,960 ft
Patrick Keebey – 1,980 feet agl
Phil Slusher – 2,120 feet agl
Sheila Soares – 2,760 feet agl
Casey Fisher – 2,870 ft above ground level
Simmie E. Rose – 2,880 above ground level
Sarah Fisher – 2,990 above ground level
Dave Stimpson – 3,160 feet above the ground.
Erin Jeziorski – 3,730 above ground level
Contest Update: The Last Hard Freeze
Forecast the date and time of the LAST occurrence of 28oF at the Archuleta County Airport Stevens Field. The person with the closest guess will win a gift basket valued at more then $50 from the Choke Cherry Tree!
The Pagosa Weather Team will determine when the last hard freeze has occurred. We’ll wait another few weeks since hard freezes have been known to happen in June. We had a hard freeze on the morning of May 13th.
Special thanks to Jenelle, Patty, and the entire Choke Cherry Tree team for their support.
The following folks are in the running for a gift basket from the Choke Cherry:
Roxanna Wise May 14th 1:40 a.m.
Christian Pantin May 15 @ 0530
Tomi Bliss May 17th at 3:20 am
Nathanael Ward May 17, 4am
Brian Austin: May 17 at 4:40am
Leo Milner May 18th 6:30 am
Sandra Meyn Thoma May 19, 5:30am
Stacey: May 20th @ 4:42 am
Debbie Fultz May 20, 5 am
Tina Barnes Jones May 20 6 am
Brianna Webster May 23 at 4:30am
Ellen Clark Schmidt May 23, 5:21am
Wendy Burton May 26, 5:30am
Ron Olding May 27 4:30 am
Sandy Wallek Stewart May 27, 6 am
Penny Kipley: May 28 at 5 am
Musetta Wollenweber May 28, 5:26 a.m.
Rick Holter May 28, 6:45 a.m
Starla Pribble May 31, 6:00 am
Sharilyn Knox June 1, 5:12 am
Cheri Maxwell June 2nd, 4:52 am
Nancy Green June 2, 6am
Phil Slusher June 3, 6:32 am
Randy Hays June 8, 1:30 am
Bee’sKnees Pigmentation June 6, 4:46am
Steve Voorhis June 10, 6:00am.
Jan Powers June 12, 5 am
Cherese Bergman June 15th 632 AM
Al Pfister: June 16 4am
Debbie Gunkelman June 16th, 5am
Scott Maxwell June 18th, 5:30 am