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more rain for ct

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by vipereng2, Jan 22, 2006.

  1. vipereng2

    vipereng2 Senior Member
    Messages: 380

    just about time to right off this winter ground hog day is about 2 weeks away
     
  2. PORTER 05

    PORTER 05 Senior Member
    Messages: 449

    this winter has crushed me fincially: ..yet another rain storm for the north shore, and coastal areas of mass...40 miles west of us 3-6, for Monday, nothing for us...proubly the 10th or 12th storm in a row down the drain, im not putting the plows on anymore in addvace of these storm's...im about to take the lights off the trucks and put the plows in the garage, even though there is another 2 months left...im pissed....:angry:
     
  3. makplow

    makplow Senior Member
    Messages: 242

    I am with you Porter. Do as you suggested, maybe you will bring better luck upon us all!!!!!!!!!!!! :nod: :yow!:
     
  4. gene gls

    gene gls PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 481

    You have to be very flexable with Mother Nature. She is always very unperdictable. The whole world is messed up these days.
     
  5. massbowtie

    massbowtie Member
    Messages: 97

    never depend on the money

    ive plowed for 20 plus years and never expected to make anything any year.
    up until 3 years ago i always had a full time gig and plowing was great extra money.now that i only have plowing as an income i need the money but still dont depend on it,its way too unpredictable.now if you want a better chance at making money in the winters you should be sanding and salting.something i keep saying im going to do and might finally do it for next year(hoping).figure theres going to be alot of equipment for sale come springtime.we had a few good years so im not surprised by this mild season.theres always next year.hang in there its still not over
     
  6. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    What station do you listen to? The whole state except for the immediate coast is forecasted to get 2-4. Northern hills 4-7. Tonight into Monday late morning.
     
  7. dutchman

    dutchman Senior Member
    Messages: 281

    It will start late around 5am and they say it will be all rain by 10am
     
  8. PORTER 05

    PORTER 05 Senior Member
    Messages: 449

    you dont need ot tell me to be flexible with mother nature..i knwo this alread,y i used to be a commcerial bluefin tuna fishiherman for 6 years...i know how weather can affect you.....
     
  9. vipereng2

    vipereng2 Senior Member
    Messages: 380

    dont loose any sleep over this storm its all in your head maybe 1 inch thats it
    start around 5 am and tyrn to heavy rain by 10 am and u say 4 to 7 inches of snow thats 1 inch per hr thats heavy snow not going to happen and then how can u plow when its going to melt by the rain
     
  10. jt5019

    jt5019 Senior Member
    Messages: 853

    4 to 7 for the nw corner. the northern counties have a winter weather advisory for 2 to 5 before a changeover to rain. Shore mostly rain.
     
  11. dutchman

    dutchman Senior Member
    Messages: 281

    if it snows around 4 am and we get 2" by 6 am I will be plowing people have to go to work and will see what happens after that
     
  12. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    Dont want to jinx anything, but the updated forecast looks more optimistic. 3-6 with a change to sleet/snow mix. Im plowing, people have to get to work. If it's melted by the time they get home...oh well
     
  13. CrazyPlower

    CrazyPlower Member
    from CT
    Messages: 67

    If its snowing and theres a inch on the ground im plowing i need the money lmmfao be safe out there
     
  14. PLANET

    PLANET Member
    Messages: 92

    Started here @ 3am as all snow. LET IT SNOW
     
  15. dutchman

    dutchman Senior Member
    Messages: 281

    Hey Planet how much do you have now...
     
  16. Mysticlandscape

    Mysticlandscape Senior Member
    Messages: 689

    Snow

    Started snowing here around 5 AM ... 4"-6" is what they are calling for around here!
     
  17. KHB

    KHB Member
    Messages: 53

    Time to install a 9' squeegee :cry:
     
  18. dutchman

    dutchman Senior Member
    Messages: 281

    between 1" and 2"
     
  19. snobeast

    snobeast Junior Member
    Messages: 22

    Out at 3:30

    Went out at 3:30am back in at 11:00am
    Thank God for Commercial accounts took a pic of the Fleet I use and posted it in the Pix area

    hope ya'll got some pushin in of your own
     
  20. dubeb31

    dubeb31 Member
    Messages: 68

    we got a solid 8" here in the worcester hills...