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Postby KETCHAM » Mon Aug 20, 2007 10:53 am

Well we got flooded out of work today,a foot and a half in th shop.Sent service and parts home .More rain coming,as i looked at the radar on the weather channel!!!Had a hard time getting home lots of flooded streets.I was in my P/U truck but I know better than to take a chance to save 5 mins.Dry as tou know what this spring and wetter than a rain forest now.Hey Guys in Portland Ya having fun yet?????? Kevin
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Postby Hengy » Mon Aug 20, 2007 11:23 am


My heart goes out to you. This is the same system that came through Western WI, Eastern MN, and IA this past weekend.

I hope that everyone stays safe!!

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Postby Bob McCarty » Mon Aug 20, 2007 1:08 pm

Kevin, I guess it's time to outfit the Cub with pontoons and a paddlewheel off the PTO. Shouldn't take more than a day or two.....


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Postby Lurker Carl » Mon Aug 20, 2007 3:52 pm

And it's headed east. Got rain most of the day Sunday in PA. I hope some of that rain veers south into Maryland, we need it bad. But not all at once - no floods, please.
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Postby Kodiak » Mon Aug 20, 2007 6:11 pm

Still hot and DRY here :shock: I got some extended seat time this weekend. Cut the 6 acres on the hill and was covered in red dust :evil: Good thing I had my mask. The seat time was nice but everything was nothing but dried up dust. I sharpened my blades before I started and got a pretty good cut with the Woods 42, It will probably get cut one more time before Stonethrow.
You guys up north of me stay safe and on the high ground :!:
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Postby cowboy » Tue Aug 21, 2007 9:50 am

Wow what a great rain :D I got 3 1/4 inches in two days nice and gental rain. I do not rember haveing a two day rainfall in the last few years. Seems all the storms latly have been down pours and over in a hours or so.

Just waiting for the lawn to dry out enough to mow. Even got to spend tow day at home so far. 8)

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