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Had First snow what a JOKE

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by psdiesel24, Dec 5, 2003.

  1. psdiesel24

    psdiesel24 Member
    Messages: 95

    Had our first snow last night. The weather men were saying anywhere from an inch or less, to three to six. We didn't even get an inch and by noon the snow was all gone. Got some salting in thought. Just keep doing my snow dance, hopfully it will work one of these days. :gunsfiring:
     
  2. Scott Fortin

    Scott Fortin Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    Diesel,

    What part of IL you from? I'm from Kankakee area, and I actually got to go have some morning fun! You're right, it was all over by noon though...:( What a slow start...
     
  3. chevy guy37

    chevy guy37 Member
    Messages: 50

    Im in mchenry county. They were predicting 2-4 for my area. What did we get? rain/snow mix. They said if the temp was 2 degrees colder, it would of been all snow. I know how your feeling boys, Im sick and tired of getting no snow. :mad:
    Later,
     
  4. tim975

    tim975 Senior Member
    Messages: 103

    a joke is right!

    Here in Chesterton, Indiana we got maybe 2 inches of slush. By mid afternoon it started melting off. I even took an unpaid vacation day for this "event"! :realmad: But unfortunately it's all a part of this business; we can't really count on the weatherman being right all the time, until we see what it's doing outside with our own eyes.
     
  5. J.Henderson

    J.Henderson Senior Member
    Messages: 164

    Here in the Quad Cities(Iowa/Illinois Border) we barely got 1 1/2". I guess we all can't be lucky like the east coast.
     
  6. ilhmt

    ilhmt Member
    Messages: 70

    Down here in Central Illinois we got a little more than a dusting. This really bites!!
     
  7. hotsprings77

    hotsprings77 Member
    Messages: 31

    If it makes you guys feel any better, we have already plowed twice this season. Nov 22, and nov 26 4 inch contracts. good luck the snow will come to you guys soon enough.
     
  8. chevy guy37

    chevy guy37 Member
    Messages: 50

    I say we go on strike! :D
     
  9. ghostrunner

    ghostrunner Member
    from PA
    Messages: 50

    joke

    We were supposed to get a foot and only got 5 inches here in Central Pa.....Plowed for 12 hours instead of 24. bummer