Nor'easter January 2015

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  1. XuXu

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    Could this one be for real? The last two "snowstorms" were way overhyped. I'm originally from N.J., but I live in the Philly burbs now. Anyone else in the storm path, if you do get snowed in, what are your plans?
     
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    Only talking 12"-18" here in NYC, so shouldn't be too bad.
     
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    Looks like Boston is supposed to get the worst of it.
     
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    I'm gonna stock up on whiskey and beer.
     
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    I'm going to go out and work in my yard in my short sleeve shirt and worry about you guys.
     
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    got food
    got diesel
    got beer
    I can live through anything now
     
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    I buy bacon, cook it, so if the power goes out I eat that cold, but at least it's cooked.
    Also, fill the gas tank, and charge all the phones, iPad.
     
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    :nooo:
     
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  10. baltimore mike

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    Team Mike
     
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    Chief I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

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    Only talking 5-8 here. No problem, there's plenty of fuel for the generator, the tractor is full of fuel. I got plenty of food, booze. Bring it on. :cool:
     
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    This.

    But with vodka.
     
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    Also I'll probably find an excuse to go drive around in it.
     
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    I get my weather predictions from NOAA.gov (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). It's been the most accurate source in my experience; it's to-the-point, and is free of all the sensationalism found in mainstream media sources.
    As of now it looks like they're predicting 5-12" total over the next 2 days for my area...

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    It's really windy here today. Those gusts bring the wind chill down to 64.
     
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    Good lord. The high today is 81.

    When I put on shorts there will be a beacon of light that will reach all of you simultaneously. You're welcome.
     
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    LB is the man
     
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    i'll be doing search parties. i already got @baltimore mike a whiskey barrel to put arond his neck in case any of you guys get snow hurt. [​IMG]
     
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    The wind is rattling the windows here :chair:
     
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