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it's a cold one Mr grinch

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by COBRARI, Dec 8, 2013.


  1. COBRARI

    COBRARI

    Apr 16, 2010
    Sacramento
    It's a cold one Mr Grinch. Wow!
    Sacramento is 27 degrees f.
    9,000 runners are doing the Cal. International Marathon as I type. It was 25 degrees when they started.
    My oranges are going to freeze.
    80 miles east at Tahoe it is like -14 degrees.
    Got practice today. The space we use is heated.
    We need another celeibrity to start investigating "Global
    Chilling".
     
  2. wild4oldcars

    wild4oldcars

    Jan 22, 2012
    Garner, NC
    the weather this year has completely annihilated any trust I had in any kind of global weather-time patterns. I firmly believe its just weather. Crazy weather, for sure, but theres probably no reason to say we're headed for fifty years of this or that.
     
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  4. Last night it was around -20 F. It's still -8 right now with a high temp of 4 for the day. Gotta love Grand Forks....

    2nd coldest city in the US!
     
  5. Milk

    Milk

    Sep 16, 2013
    Montreal, Canada
    Please never use the words cold and 27 degrees in the same sentence ever again. Unless its summer.

    - A disgruntled canadian
     
  6. 27 F is only -2 in Celsius!!! that's shorts & sandals weather! it's -32 C with the wind here!
     
  7. FilterFunk

    FilterFunk Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2010
    It's a relative thing...you gotta give us wimpy NorCal people a break!;)
     
  8. MAJOR METAL

    MAJOR METAL A Hard Rockin Lover of GREENBURST Staff Member Supporting Member

    This is not the California I remember! :help:
     
  9. Indiana Mike

    Indiana Mike

    Nov 18, 2005
    I would welcome 27 about right now
     
  10. 96tbird

    96tbird PLEASE STAND BY Supporting Member

    Dec 13, 2010
    Manitoba, Canada
    -8 right now, low of -27 tonight. With wind chill should feel like -40 or lower.
     
  11. Wilbyman

    Wilbyman

    Sep 10, 2003
    Parkersburg, WV
    +1, I think we're in for a looong winter.
     
  12. It was only -8 when I left for the gig today. I had a coat, but didn't bother buttoning it.

    Some of y'all ...
     
  13. Im freezing my bass bottoms off here and we had a high of 28 degrees today. I really feel for those with temps lower try to stay warm and remember protect your hands wear gloves
     
  14. BluesyCat

    BluesyCat I'm irresistible. Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 28, 2006
    Torrance, California
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    Staff: Bass Gear Magazine
    got down to 40 degrees last night around the Torrance, CA area.
    not too bad. :D
     
  15. duff beer

    duff beer

    Dec 2, 2007
    Winnipeg
    It was -28 here last night with a wind chill of -42...one of my bands played a birthday party for the guitar player's kid in his garage which is our rehearsal space (heated floors, insulated, etc.). There were a few smokers who stepped outside for a cigarette on occasion...most of them didn't even put a jacket on.

    Funny thing was that a neighbor called the cops to complain about the noise...I'm still trying to figure out how the volume penetrated the insulated walls of the garage plus the neighbor's house with enough intensity to disturb anyone... :confused:
     
  16. Yep, I ran the race today and it took me forever to heat up after.
     
  17. It's going to be near 80 here today. I would much rather be in the cold..
     
  18. will33

    will33

    May 22, 2006
    austin,tx
    Ha.....I grew up around Alexandria, I know what cold is.

    Down here, people freak out if it reaches 32. Water actually freezes...oh no! :eek:
     
  19. FilterFunk

    FilterFunk Supporting Member

    Mar 31, 2010
    Yeah...well...you just wait until it's the middle of summer and it's 110 in Sactown and WE get to brag about how tough WE are!!! That'll show you...:cool:






    Actually, I hate the heat :bag:
     
  20. This past summer we had a spell of temps on the 90s with dew points in the upper 70s. We get it coming and going around here. But at least we don't do hurricanes or major earthquakes!
     
  21. It is 45F here today and I can not get warm. It is also a very damp cold cause I am near the beach.
     



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