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The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby Jason (IL) » Thu Feb 27, 2014 2:35 pm

Another 4 to 6" of snow with continuing cold temps. When is enough, enough, old man winter? I guess we can't do much about it so we have to deal with it but my oh my can I at least get a warm up here, cabin fever is really making me go NUTS. I am getting tired of working on inside projects and not being able to enjoy the weather.

You all take care. Spring is only 21 days away.

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Thu Feb 27, 2014 2:46 pm

[quote="Jason (IL)"
Spring is only 21 days away.[/quote]

PLEASE, someone email Mother Nature, and remind her!
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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby ricky racer » Thu Feb 27, 2014 4:17 pm

Forecast for my area of Michigan tonight is -12 degrees plus whatever winds of 30 mph gets you on the wind chill charts. :roll: Not to mention accumulating snow this weekend. :roll: Yep, winter almost over with.....
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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Thu Feb 27, 2014 6:38 pm

Near zero, forecast for tonight, -10 wind chill. High, tomorrow, forecast to be around 24 degrees.
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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby twotone » Thu Feb 27, 2014 7:55 pm

I've got the winter time blues bad. I miss my shop that I had in Illinois. It was insulated, drywalled, lots of light, heat and A/C. Here in Pittsburgh I have a car port. My oldest son lives 6 blocks away and has a garage that I have my 73 Cub in just waiting for about a days work and it will be done.

His garage has no heat and I just can't work all bundled up, very cold, crazy wind, and snow. Also I see my Cub has become a catch all for all kinds of stuff and it's piled pretty high. I hope the parts I had sitting on the Cub in various places are still there.

This house will be paid for in a couple of years and the first thing is build a garage. Anyway, that's how I feel about the weather this winter, I know it will get better and all will be good. I feel fortunate to be a member of this forum where I can keep caught up on Cub happenings and learn some stuff too.
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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby Eugene » Thu Feb 27, 2014 8:13 pm

Jason (IL) wrote:Spring is only 21 days away.
Ya, but the next 10 day forecast is still 20 to 25 degrees below normal with freezing rain and snow included.

I'm out of indoor projects. Seldom take my one mile a day walk because I would have to get dressed up like an eskimo. No use going to the unheated shop to work on any projects. Would get frost bite or stuck to the metal just taking off my gloves.

Sooner or later, probably later, spring.
I have an excuse. CRS.

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby Eugene » Fri Feb 28, 2014 7:19 pm

More presents from Mother Nature in the near future, Saturday night, Sunday morning. 1/2 inch of ice and then 4 to 8 inches of snow on top of the ice.

Just how fortunate can some folks get?
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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Fri Feb 28, 2014 10:15 pm

about the same predicted here Eugene. Not going to be fun.
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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby Jack fowler » Sat Mar 01, 2014 10:30 am

Another 12+” last night on top of the 6 from last week on top of the 14 from the week before on top of the …. :roll:

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby Bezirk » Sat Mar 01, 2014 10:43 am

We are forecast to get 8-12" of with an under layer of ice ,snow starting Sunday night and most of the day Monday.

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby Jason (IL) » Sat Mar 01, 2014 10:06 pm

Walked out of the garage tonight and about slipped and fell, freezing rain here now and snow to come on top that. OUCH, I think I'll be staying put unless I have to.

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby DD92cubs » Sun Mar 02, 2014 3:20 pm

I think mother nature got the memo we didn't get 1/2 the snow they were calling for, I'll take that as a sign that spring is closing in.

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby torchred89 » Sun Mar 02, 2014 3:59 pm

DD92cubs wrote:I think mother nature got the memo we didn't get 1/2 the snow they were calling for, I'll take that as a sign that spring is closing in.

I hope she wasn't holding it all for the NE

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Re: The Winter that just keeps on giving

Postby ricky racer » Sun Mar 02, 2014 4:10 pm

DD92cubs wrote:I think mother nature got the memo we didn't get 1/2 the snow they were calling for, I'll take that as a sign that spring is closing in.



Same here. We only got about 2" though there might be more tonight.
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