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REQUEST: Wetter Winters and Springs, Hotter Summers, and Cooler Falls.

by crumplebottom_marky4444 Posted 3rd Aug 2007 at 9:10 PM - Updated 3rd Nov 2007 at 9:36 PM by crumplebottom_marky4444 : Added a New Versions
19 Comments / replies (Who?) - 18 Feedback Posts, 1 Thanks Posts
This global hack makes it rain more during Spring, increases temperatures during Summer, and decreases temperatures during Fall. It also contains my More Snow During Winter hack.

Please report any bugs or problems to me.

This hack works with any EP or SP. It should works with all other hacks, EXCEPT all of my other weather and temperature changing hacks, which you can see in my user profile.

Download only ONE file. "MoreWinterSpringPrecep&SummerFallTemp" is the basic download and "MoreWinterSpringPrecep&SummerFallTemp&NoOtherSnow" disallows it to snow during any other season besides Winter. "MoreSpringPrecep&SummerFallTemp" is the basic download, without the Winter snow boost. "MoreWinterPrecep&SummerFallTemp" is the basic download, without the Spring rain boost. And "MoreSummerFallTemp" just adds the increased Summer and Fall temperatures.

UPDATE
Fixed some temperatures and made it rain less during Spring.

Additional Credits:
Thank you TaylorGuy for the idea and the request.
Thank you irisheagle for the no Winter snow boost request.
Thank you dunner1 and Spirit Fox for requesting the no Spring rain boost.

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2 Seasons
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
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MoreSummerFallTemp.zip

Size: 443 Bytes · Downloads: 538 · 6th Oct 2007
443 Bytes 538 6th Oct 2007
MoreWinterPrecep&SummerFallTemp.zip

Size: 703 Bytes · Downloads: 573 · 6th Oct 2007
703 Bytes 573 6th Oct 2007
MoreSpringPrecep&SummerFallTemp.zip

Size: 709 Bytes · Downloads: 480 · 6th Oct 2007
709 Bytes 480 6th Oct 2007
MoreWinterSpringPrecep&SummerFallTemp&NoOtherSnow.zip

Size: 782 Bytes · Downloads: 1,590 · 3rd Aug 2007
782 Bytes 1,590 3rd Aug 2007
MoreWinterSpringPrecep&SummerFallTemp.zip

Size: 752 Bytes · Downloads: 2,616 · 3rd Aug 2007
752 Bytes 2,616 3rd Aug 2007
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Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
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19 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 17 Feedback Posts, 1 Thanks Posts
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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 4th Aug 2007 at 1:57 AM
Good work! I'll be downloading this one later.
Field Researcher
#3 Old 4th Aug 2007 at 3:31 AM
Good idea! Wanted this for a while!

Come have a look at my downloads HERE for Sims 4 downloads.

Feel free to visit my website to check out my list of creations, to get in touch (for a request), or to donate. HERE

(Or here for sims 2 or here for sims 3 downloads.)
Field Researcher
#4 Old 4th Aug 2007 at 12:43 PM
This is great! But I have to know... how much is the spring-rain increased? Tell me that less than that in your previous hack, because... My lot is now like a pond :D
Test Subject
Original Poster
#5 Old 4th Aug 2007 at 5:49 PM Last edited by crumplebottom_marky4444 : 4th Aug 2007 at 10:12 PM.
Uhh... this hack includes my Spring Rain hack, too. So it's the same amount. I could fix that if you'd like...

EDIT: Fixed it!
Field Researcher
#6 Old 14th Aug 2007 at 2:15 PM
This is a great hack, but there still seems to be a bit too much rain during the spring.

Could you reduce it again? Or, maybe you could create a version of this hack that has the hotter summers, cooler falls and more snow, but it doesn't change the rain settings for spring at all?

<('_'<) <('_')> (>'_')>
Lab Assistant
#7 Old 24th Aug 2007 at 4:59 PM
I agree with Dunner1. I like how Maxis sets the ran currently. I mean.. I don't want my sims to have a flood or anything. ( would be nice if there was the options of floods and, tornados and, hurricans. Stupid maxis for leavng that out. -_- ) so, maby just warmer summers/springs and, cooler falls would be awsome.
Field Researcher
#8 Old 6th Sep 2007 at 9:37 PM
I really like this mod - having more snow in the winter was something I was missing. You did great job!

I have a question, however, is this mod compatible with Bon Voyage or needs to be updated? If yes, would you be updating it?

HK-47: Objection: I am not a problem, meatbag. You and your lack of any organized repair skills are a problem.
MTS2 Hot Pepper
#9 Old 10th Sep 2007 at 12:12 PM
Oh first file is EXACTLY what I wanted! thank you

Currently playing Sims 4 full collection. (and fixing my mods folder)
Lab Assistant
#10 Old 21st Sep 2007 at 10:21 PM
great... I was going to request a 'no snow during spring' when i found this... hehe... it's just too weird to have snow during spring...
Greatest Dad Ever
#11 Old 21st Sep 2007 at 10:27 PM
Maximus you could always move to Buffalo,NY where i live and the latest i have seen it snow here is LATE MAY .....
Lab Assistant
#12 Old 6th Oct 2007 at 6:50 PM
This is super cool! Thanks! x
Any chance of uploading the house in the pic? It's so goddamn cute!
Test Subject
Original Poster
#13 Old 6th Oct 2007 at 7:33 PM
You know, Wez, that house is actually an apartment in Academie Le Tour college neighborhood. It's Maxis made, so if you have Uni, you already have it!
Field Researcher
#14 Old 7th Oct 2007 at 1:19 PM
Thanks very much for the update! :D

<('_'<) <('_')> (>'_')>
Lab Assistant
#15 Old 20th Oct 2007 at 9:47 PM
Quick question: do these modify winter, spring, summer, and fall, or do they modify season one, season two, season three, and season four?

(What's going on is I have a custom neighborhood with the weather sequence summer, fall, spring, summer [to represent mid-coastal California, where it doesn't rain much, and it's mostly concentrated in the winter when it does.] It's "spring"-- the third season in the rotation-- and no rain...)
Criminal Mastermind
retired moderator
#16 Old 8th Jan 2008 at 3:21 AM
Thanks so much for this mod!
Test Subject
#17 Old 5th Feb 2008 at 11:41 PM
Just like Wisconsin! Yay! :D

Siggy
Instructor
#18 Old 23rd Mar 2008 at 8:52 PM
thank u soooooo much!!!!! this is perfect!!! now i wont have to keep on using that machine to control the weather!!

hi!
Scholar
#19 Old 4th May 2008 at 12:08 AM
Thanks A Lot!!!
Lab Assistant
THANKS POST
#20 Old 7th Feb 2011 at 9:44 PM
Exactly what I was looking for Thanks!