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#16 toppop52 ONLINE  

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Posted December 11, 2015 - 10:39 AM

With the exception of 2 days in the upper 40's, we are predicted mid 50's to low 70's through Christmas day.



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Posted December 11, 2015 - 01:33 PM

I am enjoying the weather so far, seems like the rest of the country is as well!

 

Wish I didnt already pack everything away for the winter as I have no winter projects to work on in this great weather! :wallbanging:

 Come on over Dr. B  I'm sure We can find a tractor or two  to work on...



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Posted December 11, 2015 - 02:03 PM

Up in Canada it's above 32 degrees quite a bit. No snow either... Need it soon otherwise my planned acquisition will be useless

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Posted December 11, 2015 - 08:13 PM

In South Dakota quite often scraping the windows and using the defrost for the drive to work is needed then the A/C needs to come on for the ride home!

 

Sounds like great weather to me Larry!

 

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Posted December 11, 2015 - 08:49 PM

Ran the House A/C today, and in the Truck for a trip to town.



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Posted December 14, 2015 - 04:49 PM

well heres the extended forcast for my area

 

http://www.accuweath...forecast/334714



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Posted December 14, 2015 - 05:04 PM

They have us right now as the mid 60s on Christmas day!  I tempted to go get the kids some kind of outside toy so they can play outside a bit.



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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:21 PM

Winter has arrived for me. Dropping down into the low teens tonite with a steady north wind. Getting the coal stove started tonite. Wood stove wasn't keeping up and the house was getting cold. Our first day where it stayed below freezing all day. Down to 15° already.

Edited by shorty, January 04, 2016 - 07:32 PM.


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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:23 PM

Looks like the train has started out West with storms coming in.


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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:24 PM

We are 17.6 right now. But by Thursday we are supposed to be back up to the mid to high 40s.

We had snow and sleet last night. Roads were a sheet of ice this morning leaving my house.
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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:27 PM

We are 17.6 right now. But by Thursday we are supposed to be back up to the mid to high 40s.

We had snow and sleet last night. Roads were a sheet of ice this morning leaving my house.

Wait until this weekend! Up Chicago way will be a high of 5° Sunday!



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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:31 PM

I usually start the coal stove in early November. Made it til January, it sure has been mild.

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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:32 PM

Wait until this weekend! Up Chicago way will be a high of 5° Sunday!


They have us listed as 52 for Saturday high

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Posted January 05, 2016 - 08:52 AM

yea, 17* overnight here too and some snow flurries. I would be okay for none of it this winter.



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Posted January 05, 2016 - 09:16 AM

You did a little better than me.  My weather station showed 4.1 this morning.  Freaking cold!

 

In the camp last night I had the pellet stove going, got it up into the 80s in there.  Shut it down at 10, and turned on my electric heaters hoping to maintain 60 through the night.  Did not happen, woke up this morning at 45 degrees in there!  I had 5 blankets on me wrapped up in a cocoon.  I must of woke up throughout the night for more blankets, but never enough to think "I should restart my stove real quick" I woke up at 6 and realized it was really cold in there.  Too late to start a fire though.






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