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Posted by Failed Success on 12/27/04 at 07:10 PM

imageThe St. Louis Arch affects the weather.

You may have heard of lake effect snow. You also might have heard of El Niño, a weather phenomena that affects weather around the globe; but have you ever heard of the arch effect?  Probably not.  The arch effect is one of the strangest occurances in weather. The arch effect is also manmade, and it is very real. 

The St. Louis Arch, a 636 ft. monument on the west bank of the Mississippi River, has stood for nearly forty years. It is a shining monument built to convey St. Louis’s role as the Gateway to the West. Only now has the reason for its construction as well as its true purpose been revealed.  It seems that some of the same scientists responsible for the doomsday weapon research in the deserts of the Southwest U.S. during the forties, were also interested in controlling the weather. They hoped to use weather control as a means to aid in troop movement and logistics for the Allies, as well as use it as a tactical weapon against the enemy. This, they hoped, would bring about a quick end to the war in Europe.

Thus, the design for the arch was conceived.  The stainless steel structure, while able to produce an ionic pulse, is impervious to any lingering affects. Each leg of the arch is able to push positive and negative ions into the air so as to create a positive or negatively charged field that can ‘push’ storms out of the way.  During the day this national monument stands as the gateway to the west, but after hours this man-made marvel turns into one of the most powerful weather controlling devices ever conceived. 

As storms roll across the plains of North America they cut a path of destruction. The midwest has a notorious reputation for severe and dangerous weather. Powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes, and severe ice and snowstorms pummel the area year round. But, for some odd reason, as these storm systems approach the St. Louis metro area; they seem to “split” in half. One half of the storm system will move to the north, while the other half will move the opposite direction; creating an area in the middle without any severe weather. This area in the middle, you guessed it, the St. Louis metro area. These storms then “rejoin” again over Illinois and Indiana, well past St. Louis.St. Louis Arch Construction

Examples of this ‘arch effect’ are there for all to see.  Meteorologists comment on this oddity during their weather reports. People in the area breathe sighs of relief as they are spared from yet another powerful series of storms. Does this happen every time, you may ask?  The answer, put simply, is no.  Obviously the device cannot be used frequently during business hours as many tourists are inside the arch, but also the ‘Powers that be’ use this device at their own discretion so as not to draw too much attention. This device can be reversed to draw storms into the area as well, which has been noticed on several occasions. Storm systems that were well out of the area were suddenly ‘pulled’ to the St. Louis metro area in such a way that nature could have never intended. Obviously, the ability to draw storm systems would provide a definite tactical military advantage.

The government has long since tried to cover up the details on this secret research project. Scientists involved in the development and construction of this technology in the Arch were moved to other countries to continue additional research projects. Contractors involved in the construction were not aware of the technologies and devices being implemented in the Arch. To this day, very few people know of the existence of the ‘Weather Control Experiments’ taking place in the Midwest. But the next time you watch the weather, pay close attention to the strange weather patterns and movement of storm systems in the St. Louis area.

Learn more about the St. Louis Arch at Wikipedia.org
The St. Louis Gateway Arch at Squidoo.com

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  1. Hello!

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    Posted by randi  on  12/04/09  at  02:49 PM
  2. Sooo...if bad weather hits STL - it’s the arch; if bad weather misses STL - it’s also the arch.

    How mysteeeeeerious.

    Posted by Eedwin  on  07/25/09  at  05:07 PM
  3. the stlouis arch

    Posted by kaneshia bell  on  02/25/09  at  09:26 AM
  4. this is the dumbest thing ive ever heard

    Posted by this is ridiculous  on  02/05/09  at  02:50 PM
  5. Wow.  That was without a doubt the stupidest thing I’ve read in a long time.

    Weather control conspiracies are insane to begin with, but on top of that, you didn’t cite any sources for your information, whether it be fact or rumor.  How can you expect anybody with even a shred of critical thinking ability and factual scrutiny not to laugh at this?

    Hopefully you’re just elaborately trolling or something along those lines.

    Posted by Kevin  on  12/25/08  at  09:56 PM
  6. The goal is not to change the climate but to influence the precise timing and paths of weather systems for the protection of lives and property.
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    Posted by Visitor  on  12/19/08  at  03:55 PM
  7. if they can do this for st louis why not expand on this to controll the weather in the entire country… you could push rain and snow storms to deserts in the west… or push all of the cold snowy weather up to canada so we dont have to deal with it… we could create these arches all over and sysematically turn them on and off to move different weather to different places.

    Posted by mercutio  on  12/16/08  at  03:18 PM
  8. .... i kan has chezbergar?

    Posted by brownchicken browncow  on  12/07/08  at  07:22 PM
  9. Charles-
    That is about the longest sentence I have ever read more than once that I still could not decipher for the life of me.
    But thanks for that regardless. ; )

    Posted by Clay  on  04/22/06  at  11:39 AM
  10. :question: who is to say its a weather control device but Russia and the U.S.A. have been experimenting with weather control since 1950 and if not plausable then why before the cold war was it in our treaties to not use weather warfare and in 1997 we had the secertary of defence for the U.S.A. on April 28,1997 at 8:45am that geophysical warfare using electromagnetic frequency weapons to control weather was such a threat that terriost might have the technology?

    Posted by Charles  on  04/19/06  at  10:06 AM
  11. “The Arch can also pull baseballs out of Busch Stadium.  Gotta use that feature real carefully.”

    hopefully they fired whoever was in control during the ‘04 world series.

    Posted by tscheez  on  04/18/06  at  09:41 AM
  12. Actually, the Arch was built to symbolize the Royal Arch Degree of Freemasonry. The “gateway to the West” is just a cover story.

    As far as weather control, that is not tinfoil hat material at all - do a search on HAARP. Whether or not the Arch affects the weather is another matter.

    Posted by reality  on  04/17/06  at  11:43 AM
  13. Every one in St.Louis really knows that the city is protected by a surrounding layer of trailer parks. Built to draw away any incoming tornados.
    Thats the real reason its never hit by any.

    Posted by Bob  on  04/16/06  at  02:37 PM
  14. I can’t believe that I actually read all of the comments (hooked on phonics worked for me!)

    Arguments on the internet are like winning the special olymipics.  Even if you win, you’re still retarded.

    Perhaps one or more of you need a full-time job.

    Posted by sposed to be workin' in Texas  on  04/04/06  at  07:12 AM
  15. Those two websites above never mention ANY thing about the Arch so this is all a load of crap

    Posted by Chris  on  04/03/06  at  11:03 AM
  16. ok so A: definitly not true! i have lived in STL my entire life my great Grandpa helped build the Arch and was on top of it when the last piece was put in.
    B: it’s not a huge advertisement for McD’s

    this crap is some of the stupidest stuff i’ve ever heard. if any of the people from st. louis believe it is any of this stuff then you should be kicked out of stl. for real.

    Posted by connie  on  04/03/06  at  11:01 AM
  17. Here is your proof.



    There is your proof.


    Posted by The Sun God  on  03/21/06  at  03:56 AM
  18. You CAN control the weather.  Via high frequency electromagnetic radiance, chemical induced precipitation, or even atmospheric depressurization.  Simple home made model rockets filled with anhydrous grains will create localized rain because they volumize humidity into condensation.  Atmospheric depressurization is similar, except a rocket cylinder that is depressurized is flown into a cloud.  The rapid pressurization forces the cloud to condense, creating precipitation.  Cessna airplanes can fly into a cloud, with burning flares on its wings, and the vapor molecules “SEED” clouds.  Very real, Very true.  Ask any local farmer who is aged 50+, they will reveal subsurface techniques for forcing rain to irrigate their crops.  Dry ice, silver nitrate, salts, Radio Waves, ionospeheric manipulation, high altitude auroral research project openly admits to modifying the weather over alaska. Even creating artificial man-made aurora borealis. Its 2006, spring.  Technology is FAR greater than what is availible to the publics need. You will NEVER hear about these items, as they literally change the world illegally.  If you force rain on your city, rain thats supposed to fall else where nolonger does, and theres naturally an atmospheric imbalance thats left unattended.

    Cry more you skeptical idiots, because you are the ones that get affected most, especially when your house goes ka-put from a freak 180mph wind gust on a cloudless sunny day.

    Sad But True.

    Posted by The Sun God  on  03/21/06  at  03:51 AM
  19. Finally! An explanation as to why there is never any bad weather inside of a McDonald’s!

    Posted by Dale  on  03/16/06  at  10:49 AM
  20. Oh, yeah!!  the Arch saved my life on 2 separate occasions.  I’m a believer.

    Posted by S. R.  on  02/02/06  at  05:56 PM
  21. I graduated May 2003 from UM-Rolla. We compared it to hell, and watched the Rolla Hell-Sheild act in full force against tornados. We watched as storms, destructive tornado storms approached Rolla. As the storm traveled up I-44, it would “spilt” as it got to Rolla, and rejoin before hitting the St. Louis area.

    Being from STL, I have a lot doubt in this, especially after sitting through the Arch Museum video.

    Posted by Meghan  on  01/31/06  at  08:15 PM
  22. I’m hungry!  Want burgers.

    Posted by Xenolith  on  01/31/06  at  05:22 PM
  23. Check out Wilhelm Reich’s bio on Wiki.  Very much related.  Any conspiracy theorists wet dream.

    Posted by tigger  on  01/31/06  at  08:02 AM
  24. You know, there was an electrician who worked on the arch named, Elmer Sparks. No joke, he carried his lunch in a cigar box.

    Posted by josh  on  01/30/06  at  10:22 PM
  25. Why does everyone think this is so strange? We’ve been manipulating the weather for years. Search google for “Owning the Weather by 2025”. It’s the name of a paper shown to congress in 2003, by the United States Army, who said they already can control storms, and will have completely control of the Global weather by 2025.

    Don’t act so suprised.

    Posted by Court Kizer  on  01/30/06  at  09:43 PM
  26. helloo!!!!! just google the designer - Eero Saarinen the architect of the TWA terminal at Kennedy Airport, Dulles in Washington DC, Yale skating rink, and you’ll see more of his beautiful flowing forms. It’s well documented that he was interested in parabolic curves for this project - not “controlling the weather” - good grief!

    Posted by mmg  on  01/30/06  at  09:26 PM
  27. Of course it’s more than a monument!  Why the hell would anyone build a big metal arch just to “symbolize” something?  Preposterous.  I have been in the arch when it was powered up.  I got stuck in one of those little egg things they send you to the top in.  We had to cut our way out with a car key and climb to safety as the waves of energy pummelled us.  Same thing happened in the Statue of Liberty, but we took the stairs to begin with.  Except France controls that one and it’s a bit out of date.  No computers then.  Just long cables under the Atlantic Ocean hooked to switches inside the Eiffel Tower.  I’ve heard the functions have changed over the years, but rumors are that there is a “French Tourists’ Day” setting for good weather, “Blackout” setting for weather to cause city-wide electrical blackouts (which we have all witnessed), and “Stupid Americans” setting to basically make the weather in the NYC area suck.  The Arch is way more advanced.  They made sure to dig huge caverns under the arch for each of the coloseum sized computers they had from the 60’s.  Now they’ve closed those caverns and just use a laptop to control the weather in STL.  I think you can rent it if you have enough dinero.  We have a mobile arch now that we’re setting up in France.  Stupid French.

    Yeah, that’s all a load of crap.  Missouri weather is just plan screwed up.  No need to try to influence it.  Not that I don’t believe it. Hey, why not? The Arch can also pull baseballs out of Busch Stadium.  Gotta use that feature real carefully. :zip:

    Posted by Bobby C  on  01/30/06  at  05:56 PM
  28. I laughed my butt off on this one.

    Posted by Dana Bostic  on  01/30/06  at  05:48 PM
  29. You know that this (the Arch) has been the center of several conspiracy theories for several years now. A transdimentional portal will open up on the TRUE turn of the century (which is supposed to be like Nov. 13 2006 or something like that) I personnaly want to throw the switch.

    Posted by Plan B  on  01/30/06  at  04:25 PM
  30. Seriously, when you post tinfoil hat stuff like this you have to at least try to pretend you have sources or it’s not even worth it.

    Posted by Jon  on  01/30/06  at  11:02 AM
  31. Bunkum.

    Posted by Roleta Archibald Esq.  on  01/30/06  at  07:41 AM
  32. Storms break up down here over Austin, too. They must have much more advanced weather-changing tech, because we don’t have a huge arch… %-P

    Posted by chase  on  01/30/06  at  07:28 AM
  33. Quack Quack said the little duck

    Posted by Luis the Saint  on  01/30/06  at  01:42 AM
  34. This is an interesting theory, but does not take into account the masses of concrete and people located in St Louis.  The fact that the temperature is always appears 5-10 degrees warmer at night in the city, than it is in the surrounding areas.  This concentrated heat or heat retention causes a “City High Pressure” area, this is seen in many cities but is particularly noticeable in areas where the city is surrounded by trees and less densely populated suburbs, which do not retain heat, nor generate as much heat, as the concentrated city.

    Posted by W  on  01/30/06  at  12:57 AM
  35. Having lived in the St. Louis Area all my life i really never thought of it.  But it seems plausable.  The times that we were ever really hit hard was in the 80’s with the blizzard and in ‘93.  But oh lord does the weather fluxuate a lot.

    Posted by Bux  on  01/30/06  at  12:47 AM
  36. I am from St louis, and I have noticed the weather tends to do odd things. Its an interesting theory though… but what about the THREE MAJOR rivers that all go through or near St. Louis? Anyone consider that?

    Posted by srs  on  01/30/06  at  12:45 AM
  37. Art Bell probably belives ths one too.....

    Posted by Max Carter  on  01/30/06  at  12:44 AM

    Posted by F. Mulder  on  01/30/06  at  12:43 AM

    Posted by digger  on  01/30/06  at  12:43 AM
  40. Last time I checked...this wasn’t a cult. Also, who knows what could do what to the weather. For all we know, the weather system could be controlled by some alien men on another planet, who are just bored and decide to do “random” things to our weather.

    All theories...none of them are true, or false.

    Posted by Seth G.  on  01/30/06  at  12:26 AM
  41. I almost thought this was true.  Until the “Powers that be” got involved.  :)

    Posted by Paul Davis  on  01/30/06  at  12:26 AM
  42. ^^^^^"1.21 jigowatts”


    Posted by BogeyDope  on  01/30/06  at  12:25 AM
  43. Oh, please!  Everyone knows it was built as a huge advertisement for McDonalds....

    Posted by mike  on  01/30/06  at  12:22 AM
  44. Whoa man…

    Do you know what this means!!!?

    McDonald’s is controlling the weather around the world, man!!!

    Posted by Whoa man...  on  01/30/06  at  12:21 AM
  45. STL represent yo

    Posted by mchanslin  on  01/30/06  at  12:16 AM

    Posted by mike  on  01/20/06  at  01:21 AM
  47. You are retarded

    Posted by Juan  on  01/09/06  at  09:37 AM
  48. What about the winter of 1982???

    Posted by JR  on  12/21/05  at  04:34 PM
  49. I’ve lived here for 35+ years and I’m tellin’ ya, there is something odd going on.

    Posted by jr  on  12/08/05  at  11:39 AM
  50. Im Stupid, and that machine, i can finally relae to, via its name: stupid.

    Posted by Stupid  on  11/19/05  at  11:47 AM
  51. you know.....it’s a funny thing!!!!!!!!!!
    i do, i do, i do beleive!!!!!!!

    Posted by B & L  on  07/15/05  at  11:00 AM
  52. I believe
    I BELIEVE in the power of the Arch!

    Ive seen it in action I tell ya

    Posted by FrankJ  on  07/04/05  at  04:51 PM
  53. Yeah I live in St. Louis! It is snowing and cold one day. The hot the next!

    Posted by Curtis  on  01/16/05  at  07:17 PM
  54. Incredible.  I mean- I guess it sounds plausible- how much power is required to run the thing?

    Posted by Clint  on  01/10/05  at  07:25 PM
  55. Actually if you search the patent database you will find some interesting patents for the sole purpose of controlling the weather. Some might be rather “spookie” - beware!

    Posted by Maddie Dog  on  01/10/05  at  07:15 PM
  56. You have to be kidding me right? I will have to run this by the wife. She has a degree in atmospheric sciene from Mizzou, so I am sure they would have discussed this. Of course people also believe in the Tonganoxie split…

    Posted by opforsoldier  on  01/09/05  at  03:56 PM
  57. Must travel to St. Louis now.

    Must witness the power of the Arch.

    Must go.

    Posted by mojo shivers  on  01/09/05  at  01:51 AM
  58. Wow, way to site your bogus sources.


    Posted by Worm Drink  on  12/28/04  at  03:31 PM

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