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#1 propane1 ONLINE  

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Posted January 26, 2015 - 05:21 AM

First real snow storm of the winter coming on Tuesday. 25-35cm. Will have to wait and see. All other storms they said we were getting never really happened. Hope fully this goes away too. Noel
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Posted January 26, 2015 - 06:23 AM

Good luck! I take it that is 10-18" of snow?


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 06:23 AM

Hi Noel. Yeh, it's been strange this winter. I see Env. Canada is finally giving snow amounts for this one. It's kind of frustrating that they now wait until like 24hrs before a storm to tell you the amounts when the weather network has them many days in advance of a storm. As usual, we are forecast to get possible freezing rain and rain with 15-25cm of snow. Here on the Atlantic coast of NS we always seem to be on that freeze/thaw line. I see it's good and cold this morning. I hope the ground has time to freeze solid before this mess gets here because yesterday it was so soft it would be impossible to plow snow without digging into the driveway. At least I won't have to drive in it tomorrow. Halifax is a real treat in a snow storm. It's a peninsula, at sea level and there are no routes out of town that don't involve big hills. So huge traffic jams are common on storm days during the commute home. 


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 08:19 AM

well at least your not getting what they are calling for in New York city, possibly 36 inches, where would they put that much snow?
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Posted January 26, 2015 - 08:32 AM

She's spooled up now and starting to make the run north we are going to get hammered along the coast.
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Posted January 26, 2015 - 08:50 AM

 

New York city, possibly 36 inches, where would they put that much snow?          

I've seen picture where they use front end loaders into dump trucks then dump it  the river .  At one time in Allentown Pa  they had some kind of machine that ran on fuel oil to melt the snow, can't remember if it was towed or self-propelled  , that was back when fuel oil was dirt cheap .


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 10:21 AM

I thought that machine ran on a-treat
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Posted January 26, 2015 - 10:23 AM

Hope you all stay warm and safe.


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 12:03 PM

Update:   Blizzard warning now !!!!      Noel 


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 01:40 PM

This morning we had 5" at home, then I drove down towards Fairmont, wv and the further south I went, less, less, less, no snow, rain.  It was weird.


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 03:29 PM

It's coming, I hope everyone is prepared. stay safe and get some seat time in too. I made it home from work just as the flurries started. gets heavy overnight here.

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Posted January 26, 2015 - 05:21 PM

You guys on the east coast be safe out there just seen weather report and it don't sound good.


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 08:31 PM

It won't be good up there folks! Good luck to all of you up that way!


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Posted January 26, 2015 - 08:31 PM

Didn't realize how significant this storm is. Everyone in its path stay safe!
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