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#20712 - 01/19/03 06:15 AM Colder than a...
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Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. High in the upper teens to lower 20s. Southwest wind at 10 to 20 mph...becoming northwest. Chance of snow 40 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers or flurries. Low zero to 10 below. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers or flurries. High zero to 10 above. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers or flurries. Low zero to 10 below. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers or flurries. High zero to 5 above.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Low zero to 5 below and high in the lower teens.
Friday
A chance of snow. Low zero to 10 below and high in the upper teens.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Low zero to 5 below and high in the upper teens.


well there's my week....being the 'crusty' new englander it's somewhat taboo to complain..... yet yellin' 'bring it on' on the ladder to keep warm ain't cuttin' it....

ok , now you southwestern sparkies can rub it in......
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#20713 - 01/19/03 06:20 AM Re: Colder than a...
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This is exactly why I don't do any outdoor work in the winter! New Englander I may be but crusty I am not.
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#20714 - 01/19/03 07:32 AM Re: Colder than a...
iwire Offline
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Loc: North Attleboro, MA USA
sparky

My boss must not watch the weather I am going to do site light repairs on Tuesday
30 foot poles nice open lot

"Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers or flurries. High zero to 10 above. Chance of snow 30 percent."

I keep telling myself I would miss New England
Bob
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#20715 - 01/19/03 07:35 AM Re: Colder than a...
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Registered: 02/07/02
Posts: 840
Loc: Connecticut, USA
Help! Get me outta here!!!

Hmmmm.....maybe this is a good time to visit my friends in San Diego?
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#20716 - 01/19/03 07:48 AM Re: Colder than a...
Bill Addiss Offline
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Posts: 3875
Loc: NY, USA
Sparky,

On Long Island we're a couple degrees warmer, but not much. Just curious, what is the coldest that you can feel comfortable with working outside? With me I think it's about 32 give or take only a few degrees. Below that I'm a non-starter.

Bill
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#20717 - 01/19/03 08:08 AM Re: Colder than a...
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Loc: Magnolia,.Texas U.S.A.
Going white bass fishing around noon today
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#20718 - 01/19/03 08:26 AM Re: Colder than a...
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Registered: 08/11/01
Posts: 7520
Loc: Norfolk, England
Even OLD England looks quite warm compared to that.

Gray & miserable though, and getting windy.
http://weather.yahoo.com/forecast/UKXX0063_f.html

Anybody in FL, GA, AL, TX etc. need an assistant?


[This message has been edited by pauluk (edited 01-19-2003).]
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#20719 - 01/19/03 08:45 AM Re: Colder than a...
ga.sparky56 Offline
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Registered: 11/24/02
Posts: 558
Loc: young harris georgia usa
Paul i'm in north Ga.I'm looking out my window and seeing 2.5 inches of snow.Yesterday morning at 7 a.m. it was 3 below zero. Actual temp not wind chill. Snow has been here since thursday.Supposed to be up to the low 40's by tommorrow.Freezing rain and sleet by thursday. so much for the sunny south!
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#20720 - 01/19/03 10:21 AM Re: Colder than a...
harold endean Offline
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Registered: 02/16/02
Posts: 2233
Loc: Boonton, NJ
Here in northern NJ, I looked at the thermometer and saw that it was ZERO. I don't mind the cold too much, but even that is cold to me. I was walking around a construction site where there is a five story building going up. The temp. was 15 with a stiff wind. I felt bad for the boys working on the steel trying to work.
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#20721 - 01/19/03 11:00 AM Re: Colder than a...
Roger Offline
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Registered: 05/18/02
Posts: 1716
Loc: N.C.
Here in the mountains of N.C. we are at 29 right now had 2 for a low yesterday. Took 2 1/2 hours to drive 30 miles on thursday. Oh well, we'll be burning up in about 6 months.

Be carefull.

Roger
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