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Minor snowfall for tomorrow 11/18

Discussion in 'Weather' started by grandview, Nov 17, 2014.

  1. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    * accumulations... Snowfall rates of 3 to 5 inches per hour in the most intense portion of the band. Snow potentially accumulating 2 to 3 feet in the most persistent bands. Additional significant amounts possible late wednesday night through late thursday night.
     
  2. truckitup

    truckitup Senior Member
    Messages: 255

    If I lived from Erie to Buffalo I would put a gun to my head.. lol...
     
  3. Super Mech

    Super Mech Member
    Messages: 51

    Keep it up there for now! I'll take it down here anytime after 12-15. I'll be ready by then.
     
  4. leolkfrm

    leolkfrm PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,401

    weather center reporting 4 ft in lancaster!....grandview must be busy
     
  5. peteo1

    peteo1 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,659

    We've had a dusting over the last two days of this "major storm"
     
  6. John_DeereGreen

    John_DeereGreen PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,873

    Jesus. I don't know what I'd do with 3 feet of snow...at once.
     
  7. Botchy5967

    Botchy5967 Member
    Messages: 34

    X 2 :laughing:
     
  8. JustJeff

    JustJeff 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,018

    Beat the s*** out of your equipment is what you'd do with three feet of snow at once!
     
  9. Mike NY

    Mike NY Senior Member
    from zone 5
    Messages: 103

    I hope Grandview has a blizzard clause in his seasonal contracts. Good Luck/ Stay safe.
     
  10. John_DeereGreen

    John_DeereGreen PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,873

    No kidding. Talk about the customer coming out on the winning end if he doesn't.

    All our contracts, seasonal and per push have blizzard clauses, as well as temperature clauses for sidewalks.
     
  11. fairwaymowing

    fairwaymowing Member
    Messages: 90

    We are over in Rochester.....70 miles west. Lancaster where Grandview is from has had over 48 inches in 24 hours......they are pushing 5 feet now and some areas are expected to be 8'-9'.
     
  12. 2ExploreSnow

    2ExploreSnow Member
    Messages: 64

    Latest weather report at 11pm (Tues) mentioned reports of 60" from a few weather spotters and it was still snowing. This was south to south east of Buffalo. Now North of Buffalo had reports of 2 - 3in tops. That wave, or snow-gun as they call it, was that intense and well defined.

    Tug Hill plateau area (east of Lake Ontario and near Adirondack mnts) are also getting hit hard, but I haven't seen their totals yet.

    Numerous pictures from some friends and meteorologists from those areas are floating around FB and other areas. A few show an open door with snow like 3/4 of the way up and one going to the top with the imprint of the door in the snow. Oh, and the dog looking puzzled at how to get out. : ) There are also some videos from just beyond the storm showing how little snow they were getting and how strong the storm was in the background.
     
  13. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,536

    Hope your safe GV
     
  14. AccuCon

    AccuCon Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 440

    Time to bust out the mining loaders
     
  15. AccuCon

    AccuCon Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 440

  16. B-2 Lawncare

    B-2 Lawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 224

    So is grandview still alive?
     
  17. D&JsLawn

    D&JsLawn Member
    Messages: 79

    He's probably snowed in. They have more comeing up that way
     
  18. AccuCon

    AccuCon Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 440

    Knee deep in a snow bank somewhere......
     
  19. D&JsLawn

    D&JsLawn Member
    Messages: 79

    Try neck deep lol
     
  20. B-2 Lawncare

    B-2 Lawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 224

    Doesn't he plow with pickups? I have never seen any post where he said he has a loader. I bet he is hating life right now.