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Blizzard Warning !

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Indiana Mike, Dec 25, 2012.

  1. Indiana Mike

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    Some of you have already had this ,going thru it now,or will be.

    We get ours tonight / tomorrow .

    Gonna be fun!

    Be safe everybody!
  2. Thick McRunfast

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    Strange idea of fun there Mike
  3. capnsandwich

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    We get ours starting tomorrow at 1 am, then it'll continue throughout the day until Thursday. I'm not sure how much we'll be getting but the last snow we got Last Friday, they called for 1-2 inches and we got 6-8.
  4. pocketgroove

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    We have a winter weather warning. I have to drive around the 2wd delivery truck at work tomorrow and run around in the weather. Yay.

    4 to 7 inches accumulation expected.
  5. Indiana Mike

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    forgot the sarcastic emoticon....

    Not gonna be fun at all...
  6. carl h.

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    It's winter, since when do we need a warning for that? What kind of weather do they expect?
  7. pocketgroove

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    You know, that's a really good point. That's just what it's called, I guess.
  8. Indiana Mike

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    This one probably deserves a warning with the heavy travel expected .

    We are expected to have whiteout conditions and heavy snow drifts possibly blocking roads.

    I have friends out in the country that can be snowed in for days when we get storms like this.
  9. Thick McRunfast

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    I know exactly what you meant about "fun" after winters in NoDak, Minnesota, Maine, and The UP. Good luck
  10. Indiana Mike

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    10-4

    We don't get many here so it's a major mess when it happens . We just aren't used to it not equipped for it. They did pre treat all the major roads with the liquid salt/beet juice?

    Not gonna matter much if we get a bunch really fast but may keep ice from forming on the asphalt.

    I'm supposed to work on a industrial sized heating unit on a roof tomorrow. Not sure how that's gonna work out yet.
  11. EagleMoon

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    I blame The Weather Channel for fear-mongering. Honestly, they name every front of weather that comes through anymore. It's ridiculous.
  12. ShredderMaximus

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    Just started snowing here in North Texas maybe 30 minutes ago, and I'm stoked. Never had a white Christmas or even actually seen it snow, ever.
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  14. capnsandwich

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    They're calling for 6-12" and 20 mph winds. I'm delivering pizzas tomorrow too.
  15. EagleMoon

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    Oh really? Last thing I heard was 4-6 inches. Great. :rolleyes:
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    What I remember from living in Fort Worth was the ice storms, where the whole town shut down. We used to have a rule, to head out for work about 30 minutes late, after all of the Suburbans were already in the ditch.
  17. capnsandwich

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    The further north you go, the worse it is. You guys may only get 4-6. Cleveland's getting 8-12. I'm a little bit north of Columbus, in Delaware County, and we're getting the salt and shovels ready. I have a feeling we're gonna get nailed.
  18. Mike N

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    11"-20" predicted for western NY
  19. EagleMoon

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    Let's hope this is one of those many times that they're wrong and we don't get as much as they're predicting.
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    Be safe out there, keep yer wits about ya...

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