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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Banedon » Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:02 pm

CubinNY wrote:Snow day in Alabama. We got 2 inches of snow overtime


Have heard the Atlanta area got 3-5" and I know some offices are closed...I'm sure schools are too.
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Postby cl smooth » Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:04 pm

CubinNY wrote:Snow day in Alabama. We got 2 inches of snow over night.


my sister sent me pictures of her front lawn in suburban georgia. a few inches of snow but her kids can't play in it due to everyone in the house having the flu.
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Postby Banedon » Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:49 pm

http://www.countryliving.com/food-drink ... hurricane/

"Strawberry Pop-Tarts increase in sales, like seven times their normal sales rate, ahead of a hurricane. And the pre-hurricane top-selling item was beer," Linda M. Dillman, former chief information officer for Walmart, told the Times.
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Banedon » Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:59 pm

You guys already have a bunch of snow on the ground up there too, don't ya?
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby David » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:06 pm

Banedon wrote:You guys already have a bunch of snow on the ground up there too, don't ya?

not that much in most of the areas i'm in...maybe 3-4" of snow cover, but it's been a pretty miserable few inches.
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Brian707 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:07 pm

Banedon wrote:You guys already have a bunch of snow on the ground up there too, don't ya?


Got 2 more overnight. Probably 8 in total over the last few days. My snowblower took a horsefeathers the other day so looks like I will be shoveling the next snowfall
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby UMFan83 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:18 pm

Good thing I am leaving for Florida tomorrow morning


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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby David » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:20 pm

UMFan83 wrote:Good thing I am leaving for Florida tomorrow morning


/Derwood


I just got back from a few days of 75 and sunny in Vegas. This is not pleasant.
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Postby WrigleyField 22 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:27 pm

Brian707 wrote:
Banedon wrote:You guys already have a bunch of snow on the ground up there too, don't ya?


Got 2 more overnight. Probably 8 in total over the last few days. My snowblower took a horsefeathers the other day so looks like I will be shoveling the next snowfall

Man, I'm in the same boat. Starts up and as soon as I take it out of clutch, nothing. I may mess with it a bit more tonight if were really due 9 more.
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Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:29 pm

what happened to all that global warming guys?
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Banedon » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:30 pm

Brian707 wrote:
Banedon wrote:You guys already have a bunch of snow on the ground up there too, don't ya?


Got 2 more overnight. Probably 8 in total over the last few days. My snowblower took a horsefeathers the other day so looks like I will be shoveling the next snowfall


My wife got me an electric snow thrower last year (or the year before maybe?) for xmas and it's wonderful. We got like 5 inches down in Bloomington on Monday night...we were supposed to get another 2-4 last night but it missed us and we didn't get anything. With what the plow dumped at the end of the driveway, it would've been a real workout to clear if I didn't have the snow thrower.
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Sammy Sofa » Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:52 pm

David wrote:
UMFan83 wrote:Good thing I am leaving for Florida tomorrow morning


/Derwood


I just got back from a few days of 75 and sunny in Vegas. This is not pleasant.


Ahhhh, quit griping like you don't have it made for this kind of terrain:

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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Brian707 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:04 pm

Banedon wrote:
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Banedon wrote:You guys already have a bunch of snow on the ground up there too, don't ya?


Got 2 more overnight. Probably 8 in total over the last few days. My snowblower took a horsefeathers the other day so looks like I will be shoveling the next snowfall


My wife got me an electric snow thrower last year (or the year before maybe?) for xmas and it's wonderful. We got like 5 inches down in Bloomington on Monday night...we were supposed to get another 2-4 last night but it missed us and we didn't get anything. With what the plow dumped at the end of the driveway, it would've been a real workout to clear if I didn't have the snow thrower.


I got mine Christmas 2015 so this is only my 3rd winter with it. Last year was so mild I think I used it once. I will mess with it tonight. It blows snow fine then it doesn't. Then it does and so on. It isn't a wet snow either so it isn't getting clogged
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Brian707 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:05 pm

David wrote:
UMFan83 wrote:Good thing I am leaving for Florida tomorrow morning


/Derwood


I just got back from a few days of 75 and sunny in Vegas. This is not pleasant.


Who goes outside when in Vegas?
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Postby David » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:09 pm

Brian707 wrote:
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UMFan83 wrote:Good thing I am leaving for Florida tomorrow morning


/Derwood


I just got back from a few days of 75 and sunny in Vegas. This is not pleasant.


Who goes outside when in Vegas?


the 9 gajillion people walking the sidewalks or at the pool?

hell, according to my phone, i'm almost always in the 25k+ steps a day range when i'm there. gotta get from one poker room to another somehow.

and when it's 75 and sunny compared to what it is here, you can bet your ass i'm looking for the most outsidiest ways to walk possible.
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Postby biittner77 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:14 pm

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Brian707 wrote:
Banedon wrote:You guys already have a bunch of snow on the ground up there too, don't ya?


Got 2 more overnight. Probably 8 in total over the last few days. My snowblower took a horsefeathers the other day so looks like I will be shoveling the next snowfall

Man, I'm in the same boat. Starts up and as soon as I take it out of clutch, nothing. I may mess with it a bit more tonight if were really due 9 more.


Sounds like there's air in the fuel line. There's probably a video on youtube that can tell you how to fix that problem.
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Brian707 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:18 pm

David wrote:
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I just got back from a few days of 75 and sunny in Vegas. This is not pleasant.


Who goes outside when in Vegas?


the 9 gajillion people walking the sidewalks or at the pool?

hell, according to my phone, i'm almost always in the 25k+ steps a day range when i'm there. gotta get from one poker room to another somehow.

and when it's 75 and sunny compared to what it is here, you can bet your ass i'm looking for the most outsidiest ways to walk possible.


Oh I know. I probably walk 3 miles per day when I go there. Did you play any of the Venetian deep stack tournaments? Those are my favorites.
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Postby David » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:22 pm

Brian707 wrote:
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Brian707 wrote:
Who goes outside when in Vegas?


the 9 gajillion people walking the sidewalks or at the pool?

hell, according to my phone, i'm almost always in the 25k+ steps a day range when i'm there. gotta get from one poker room to another somehow.

and when it's 75 and sunny compared to what it is here, you can bet your ass i'm looking for the most outsidiest ways to walk possible.


Oh I know. I probably walk 3 miles per day when I go there. Did you play any of the Venetian deep stack tournaments? Those are my favorites.


i didn't...i actually stayed there, but played a lot less poker than usual on this trip because we had a big group. i also usually stick to the cash tables.
did some sports betting/watching, a concert, and a lot of drinking. a lot more touristy stuff than i usually do when i'm there because we had a few friends who had never been.
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Postby Derwood » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:24 pm

I've been to Vegas three times and got lucky with very nice weather 2 of the 3 times (and I've never been in the winter). I somehow got a weekend of 80ish degree weather in June on one visit
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Derwood » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:25 pm

UMFan83 wrote:Good thing I am leaving for Florida tomorrow morning


/Derwood


Oh man, I wish
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Postby Sammy Sofa » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:36 pm

I am HUGELY suspicious of anyone actually wishing they could go to Florida.
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Postby David » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:37 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:I am HUGELY suspicious of anyone actually wishing they could go to Florida.


well throw me on your watchlist too then
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Postby Banedon » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:42 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:I am HUGELY suspicious of anyone actually wishing they could go to Florida.


On a vacation? Why?
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Re: Let's Talk About the Weather

Postby Brian707 » Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:43 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:I am HUGELY suspicious of anyone actually wishing they could go to Florida.


Nothing wrong with visiting there, however why would anyone want to move there?
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