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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby CapeCodCubs » Tue Feb 01, 2011 3:52 pm

ScottyD'sdad wrote:4 inches of dry powdery snow, today.. Supposed to be ice and rain, tomorrow. Since I have little faith, in weather forecasters, I'll wait and see. Ed


Powdery smowdery took me 3 1/2 hours to get to work. I passed your house doing 3 mph this morning. Storms are supposed to continue every 3 to 5 days until spring. :(

On the otherhand only 12 more days until pitchers and catchers report to spring training in Florida,so that gives us New Englanders a little hope that winter is almost over. :D
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Tue Feb 01, 2011 4:02 pm

Chuckwheat Farm wrote:
ScottyD'sdad wrote:4 inches of dry powdery snow, today.. Supposed to be ice and rain, tomorrow. Since I have little faith, in weather forecasters, I'll wait and see. Ed


Powdery smowdery took me 3 1/2 hours to get to work. I passed your house doing 3 mph this morning. Storms are supposed to continue every 3 to 5 days until spring. :(

On the otherhand only 12 more days until pitchers and catchers report to spring training in Florida,so that gives us New Englanders a little hope that winter is almost over. :D


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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby CapeCodCubs » Tue Feb 01, 2011 4:24 pm

ScottyD'sdad wrote:
Chuckwheat Farm wrote:
ScottyD'sdad wrote:4 inches of dry powdery snow, today.. Supposed to be ice and rain, tomorrow. Since I have little faith, in weather forecasters, I'll wait and see. Ed


Powdery smowdery took me 3 1/2 hours to get to work. I passed your house doing 3 mph this morning. Storms are supposed to continue every 3 to 5 days until spring. :(

On the otherhand only 12 more days until pitchers and catchers report to spring training in Florida,so that gives us New Englanders a little hope that winter is almost over. :D


Chris, Its not my fault that you drive that "girly" truck! Ed


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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby Gary Orr » Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:15 pm

We got 4- 6 inches. Ice & more snow is coming :{_}:
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby BigBill » Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:25 pm

My sons just shoveled off my roof and now more is comming soon. There saying an even bigger one for the weekend or the beginning of next week. I think i need to move were its warmer, i'm too old for this. I like snow but its wearing me out now. Ok bring it on!!!!!! Bill
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby 59cub » Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:04 pm

It didn't even look like I plowed this weekend when I woke up this morning, oh well more seat time. Plowed mine, neighbor 1 and about halfway through neighbor 2, the Cub quit. At the bottom of the hill, with the blade down, in the middle of the driveway, lol. It couldn't get any worse, I thought. Battery dead, AND out of gas. Cub has not been charging. Then neighbor 2 showed up after a long day at work wanting to get down the driveway! I may have to call it the snowball effect! :roll:
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby Yogie » Tue Feb 01, 2011 10:20 pm

I guess we're just getting the front part here in mid WVa.
53 today with the sun out all day, started raining at dark. :roll:
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby n2evrythng » Tue Feb 01, 2011 10:24 pm

21 inches here in NE Oklahoma - Blah! I wish I had a plow on my cub to plow the 3' drift that used to be my driveway.
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby Pony Master » Wed Feb 02, 2011 5:55 am

Well, this storm is really kicking us in the :shock: :shock: We had about 3 to 4 inches of sleet on top of a 1/4 inch thick layer of ice. The roads were passable and since the sleet had fallen you could actually stand up. Actually the thick layer of sleet had made things quite pleasent. It was like walking in sand, you just did not have to worry about burning your feet :lol: That is when things went bad. This evening it started with more freezing rain :evil: All was going well until the fire pager went off for power lines down. I headed to the fire house avoiding the limbs that had fallen in my driveway only to get stuck on a log (bigger limb, but it is my story) in the middle of the road that I could not avoid due to the nasty road conditions. Worked my truck off of that, got to the fire house safely then on to the scene. Shortly after arriving on scene power poles started coming down around us. Everyone and all equipment got out of the way just in time. While directing traffic, my phone started ringing nonstop. Seems that other power lines were coming down and that now Grandma and Grandpa, Uncle and Aunt, Cousin, and myself were all out of power. I finally got home from the call, and still no power. We spent 8 hours without power, and just as I was going out to start the generator it came back on. I look outside and see limbs down all over and 3-4 inch icicles hanging off of all power lines. I can't help but think that with the 60 mph winds they are saying we could get that this is far from over.
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby Yogie » Wed Feb 02, 2011 6:44 am

I just don't get it, still 53 degrees this morning (Wed) and the stars are out.... :roll:
Maybe I'm in the eye of the storm. :lol:
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby Joe Malinowski » Wed Feb 02, 2011 7:47 am

I got about 8 inches yesterday and now have around 3 so far today and is mixing with sleet supposed to go back to all snow later total of another 4 - 8 today. Work is shut down and the wood stove is cranking, going to wait it out and then get started on clean up. This area of the state pretty much shut down second day in the row.
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Wed Feb 02, 2011 8:12 am

Additional inch of snow, this morning, Raining now. Ed
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby Bigdog » Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:23 am

No snow overnight. High winds kicked in about 4 a.m. Temperature has started dropping and we are getting snow flurries now. No joy in Cubville today!
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby Buzzard Wing » Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:47 am

Plowed about 2" of snow and 1/2" of ice last night.... popped above freezing and raining now and through today.

I think the little snowman ornament in a plastic box that's been on the platform of the Lo Boy since Christmas could be some kind of snow genie or something..... Hasn't stopped snowing since he and the Cub bonded.... mmmmm could it all be my fault??
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Re: BIG Snow a-Comin'

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:05 am

Hope Chris (Chuckwheat) made it to work today, in that "girly" truck. Ed
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