Sunday, April 8, 2007 9:30 PM
I am going to Six Flags Great Adventure tomorrow. And I was just wondering if anyone knew if Kingda Ka and El Toro would be open. From what I remember Kingda Ka doesn't open in extremely cold weather. Does anybody know?
Ride of Steel
Sunday, April 8, 2007 9:40 PM
When I was there Thursday and Friday it was about 45-47 degrees. It looks like it's going to be about 50 tomorrow with 15-25 mph winds.
According to the supervisor I asked Kingda Ka doesn't open because of high winds and Toro doesn't open because of high winds AND cold.
You might get on them but I wouldn't count on it.
Sunday, April 8, 2007 9:46 PM
I was on both Toro and Ka today in the 45-50 degree weather (see my TR for more info).
Monday, April 9, 2007 12:00 AM
runs in extremely cold weather. My first introduction to it was at Frightfest of 2006 and by the time it opened it was only around forty-degrees (if that). I don't even want to think about what the windchill was like traveling at 128mph in the front seat!
Monday, April 9, 2007 9:50 AM
Someone could do the math from here.
Monday, April 9, 2007 10:38 AM
Using matt's formula, and assuming an air temp of 40* and a wind speed of 128 mph, that's a wind chill of 20* F...