LOL, Hawaii is GETTING SNOW - Now the makes all 50 States this year!!!

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    It's very fitting that Hawaii is getting snow for the President's holiday trip! I mean global warming has to be happening! :lol: I mean snow in Hawaii is very VERY rare occurence and only global warming can make it cold enough to make it happen :eusa_eh:!


     
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    Again the only way to explain this record cold front, is by Global Warming :eusa_eh:!

    Please Chrisy chim in!


     
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    Does it snow in Hawaii?

    This post is “s-no-w” joke. Honestly, it’s not.

    You might be surprised to learn snow does fall on Hawaii almost every Winter. Just a few days ago, Hawaii’s Big Island peaks of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea got a beautiful blanket of snow. You can read the news about it and see a video here.

    Hawaii’s many diverse climates really fascinate me. We often think of Hawaii as being a tropical beach paradise. So, it’s puzzling to accept that these Hawaiian Islands receive snow – considering that they are situated in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and near the equator!

    The following photo is from our collection when we toured the top of Mauna Kea for sunset and stargazing back in March 2008. What a mind-boggling scene to see snow on volcanic cinder cones.
     
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    Umm HI gets snow every year. They have a mountain that oftren has snow on it.
    No news there.
     
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    hawaii gets snow every year

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    zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
     
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    Actually, snow in Hawaii is not rare due to the altitude of the volcanos (as can be seen in one of the photos in your link.

    Snow in Florida, on the other hand, is quite rare.
     
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    Do they get know in the Gulf states?
     
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    Louisiana would be another state that would be unlikely to get much snow.

    But both Alabama and Mississippi extend north enough that they get some snow.

    And Texas is all over the place.
     

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