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About time

Discussion in 'Weather' started by wideout, Dec 6, 2009.

  1. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    Well the first snow has started tonight they 1-3 by morning but the big one is coming in on Tuesday thru Wednesday night noaa says it could be potentially a historic snow fall for us
     
  2. trqjnky

    trqjnky Senior Member
    Messages: 620

    yep, im excited! i plowed my business lot and my moms restaurant lot just for some practice tonight. as of now theres not enough to push here. did you get anything worth pushing where you are?
     
  3. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    Not yet but i'm iching to go! they say around hwy34 there is a line where we could get enough to go i'm keepin my fingers crossed
     
  4. cpsnowremoval

    cpsnowremoval Senior Member
    Messages: 223

    yea in southeast wisconsin there saying 2-4 inch by tomorrow afternoon. i hope that storm clips us wednesday night. test out my plow make some bank
     
  5. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    I hear that blew my wad on a new plow this year and i'm ready to put some back in my account! there are sayin 6-12 possiable heavier amounts in some places for us tuesday thru wendesday night then 50mph winds
     
  6. trqjnky

    trqjnky Senior Member
    Messages: 620

    thats what i like to hear wideout! i need snow season to be good so i can build a comfort buffer in my business bank account. just opened up shop so im working on getting ahead.

    what weather source do you use for tracking snowfall????
     
  7. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    only noaa.gov they are the most accurate and they update it alot, plus they are what all other weather stations base there forecast off of
     
  8. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    Just looked out the door and there is about half an inch when it gets to about an 11/2 i'm headin to town
     
  9. trqjnky

    trqjnky Senior Member
    Messages: 620

    where in iowa are ya?
     
  10. Quality SR

    Quality SR PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,828

    Put the camera in your pocket now, this way you dont forget it. :nod:
     
  11. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    Southeast iowa about 8 mi from fairfield where i plow. U?
     
  12. trqjnky

    trqjnky Senior Member
    Messages: 620

    council bluffs for me
     
  13. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    thats a ways up there
     
  14. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    I was really hoping for a couple small snows first so we can make sure everything is gonna be ok but i guess beggars cant be choosers
     
  15. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    Its gettin close to enough to start plowin almost cant contain myself
     
  16. trqjnky

    trqjnky Senior Member
    Messages: 620

    i know. its a close call as to wether i go out or not. dont wanna piss customers off by pushing 2".
     
  17. wideout

    wideout Senior Member
    from iowa
    Messages: 727

    i would go for it man you can piss them off by waiting too! i would rather get a phone call for doin to much than not enough
     
  18. FordFisherman

    FordFisherman PlowSite.com Addict
    from 06611
    Messages: 1,593

    Good luck out there guys- Be safe; this could be a dangerous and equipment stressing storm.:drinkup:
     
  19. trqjnky

    trqjnky Senior Member
    Messages: 620

    got all my accounts done! good times. ill get a couple pics posted'
     
  20. mustangmike45

    mustangmike45 Member
    Messages: 72

    got a full plow in and a salt run. put 4 tons down of clearlane and damn that stuff works great! headed to hospital now to see my newborn son and then it looks like 8-14'' tommorow and wed. Have a great day guys!