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Forum topic by Rick Dennington posted 01-04-2015 05:30 PM 69171 views 3 times favorited 6682 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Rick Dennington

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01-04-2015 05:30 PM

I live high up in ther Ozark Mts., and it was / is 18 degrees now…It rained for the last 3 days, and now we have some light snow flurries…Nothing major is supposed to come in, but lows will be in the teens to near 8 degrees by Wednesday….and may dip lower during the week….My shop is toasty warm, and I have plenty of good, dry firewood stacked inside the sunroom…Lots of grocries, and I’m ready if something comes…Tell us what’s happening in your neck of the woods….Inquiring minds want to know…..!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!


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Alongiron

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#1 posted 01-04-2015 05:32 PM

Cloudy and rainy here in Indianapolis 45 now but cooling down first part of the week and warming back up come Thursday

-- Measure twice and cut once.....Steve Lien

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#2 posted 01-04-2015 05:35 PM

Hey Rick,

Its 3 degrees here right now and very windy. Not sure what the wind chill is. The high for much of this week will be below zero….thats the high temperature.

I want to come to your place so I can wear shorts and a T shirt…ha ha ha.

How have you been? Hope all is well there.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Rick Dennington

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#3 posted 01-04-2015 05:53 PM

@Alongiron…..dang, you’re warmer than me…..It ain’t fishing weather, for sure…

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!

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#4 posted 01-04-2015 05:59 PM

Wayne….Now you know why I don’t live up North…lol…it’s windy here, too, and still 18….Man, your neck of the woods is too frosty for me….Some friends of ours lives in Min., and up in Maine….They all want to come live here….!!! They said expecting some snow, and below temps….Hope you got plenty of grub and wood if you burn it….I’ve been good, Wayne….Was busy making gifts for Christmas, but got them all done, and I’m loafing for awhile now….I thought you dropped off the map…..Stay warm, guys…It ain’t over yet…..More coming…

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!

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summerfi

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#5 posted 01-04-2015 06:08 PM

After several days of sub-zero weather, it’s warmed up to 19 degrees and snowing hard in Missoula, Montana.

-- Bob, Missoula, MT -- Rocky Mountain Saw Works http://www.rmsaws.com/p/about-us.html

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#6 posted 01-04-2015 06:12 PM

Warmed up to 25 after a week of single digits light snow. Supposed to be raining tomorrow in Boise, ID.

Stove is running in shop with 3/4 ton of pellets good to go.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#7 posted 01-04-2015 06:13 PM

71 degrees down here in Willow Spring, NC.

Supposed to drop down to the 20s by Wednesday or Thursday. I’d prefer to hold on to the 70s. :-)

-- Mark

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#8 posted 01-04-2015 06:18 PM

@summerfi…...now that is seriously blustery, Bob…..Keep warm….it don’t gedt any better…

@johnstoneb…..That is beautiful country there, Bruce….It’s beautiful, even w/ snow….Like Montana,also….

@Mark E…...Now that’s more like the kind of weather I prefer….Fishing for big bass weather….I’ll see that in about April…....

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!

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#9 posted 01-04-2015 06:19 PM

Rick, about same here in St. Louis area as your neck of the woods. 23° with snow flurries today and rained previous 3 days. I just came home from vail CO where they had 4’ of snow in a week, but the skiing was great. High Wednesday is supposed to be around 10°.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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Rick Dennington

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#10 posted 01-04-2015 06:27 PM

@Bill M…..Yep…we’re pretty close in the weather dept., since I’m only about 5 hours from your neck of the woods…Two hours from Springfield, Mo, and Branson, but sometimes yall get hit a lot worse than we do, especially with snow and ice…...Stay warm, Bill, and don’t fight too mnay fires…...

-- At my age, an "all--nighter" is not having to get up and pee...!!!

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#11 posted 01-04-2015 06:29 PM

I’ll try Rick. We go to Branson a lot with our camper. I like to fish in Taneycomo and we go to silver dollar city.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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#12 posted 01-04-2015 06:30 PM

It is 38 and dropping in Dayton Ohio. Forecast is for a low of 13 tonight and stay cold for several days. Got the outdoor lights down while it was above freezing this morning.

-- socrbent Ohio

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#13 posted 01-04-2015 06:41 PM

It’s 70 and raining like there’s no tomorrow right now here in S.E. Ga. It’s supposed to blow over pretty soon, but I swear I just saw a big boat float past my house with a bunch of animals on the upper deck!

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#14 posted 01-04-2015 07:08 PM

Here in Montana when it’s below zero, we get to fish and use hand tools at the same time. You have to drill or chop a hole in the ice first. LOL

-- Bob, Missoula, MT -- Rocky Mountain Saw Works http://www.rmsaws.com/p/about-us.html

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#15 posted 01-04-2015 07:17 PM

Here in San Jose we had been in a very cold spell for this area, with below freezing temps overnight. Right now at 11:15 AM it is 50° and should reach 60° as a high today.

My shop is in my garage and my tools are just too cold to use until it gets to at least 60°!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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