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It's official - I didn't plow in '04 of the '04-5 season

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Mick, Jan 1, 2005.

  1. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    Just got done comparing snowfall amounts for the months of Oct - Dec for years of 2000 - 4:

    2000 - 21" & plowed four times
    2001 - 19" & " two times
    2002 - 28" & " three times
    2003 - 32" & " three times
    2004 - 6" & " ZERO

    Yearly snowfall average or the area is 79". I'm either going to be real busy in the next couple of months or there'll be a severe drought next summer. Considering 90% of the people in this state have private wells, that could be a disaster.
     
  2. xlr8

    xlr8 Senior Member
    Messages: 107

    It is the same here Mick , Last year 03-04 I had plowed four times by the first of the year I did luckily get out once in 04 for 4 inches.
    Looks like we will maybe get some icing though.
    Steve
     
  3. Ole JIM

    Ole JIM Senior Member
    Messages: 137

    MICK YEH the weather here has Changed a lot in my life time--I remember Snow on the ground Halloween when I was a Kid--& ICE skateing On the Kennebec River Thanksgiving Day--& when 6--12 inch Snow storms were the Norm Here! Now!--more Freezing Rain--Sleet & Crapy Mixed Stuff? is the Norm!==here It Is!--Jan 05--Warm & NO SNOW!--& neighbors w/ snow Machines have too travel Up North to Ride Them!--for several yrs Now!--GLOBAL WARMING! I*ll Bet--We get HAMMERD! Jan--Feb & March!--I DONO? What Do You think??--Ole JIM--
     
  4. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    I gave up thinking about what it might do. Waste of time. I'll just take what comes. Now I'm getting ready to head out in about an hour to sand a private road. A guy who lives there called me early this morning to make sure I'd save some sand for him and would do it, considering this is a holiday. Maybe I should make up some "Holiday rates"?