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Our Prayers Answered???? SNOW????

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by RCIPlow, Jan 17, 2002.

  1. RCIPlow

    RCIPlow Member
    Messages: 86

    Maybe, just maybe, all our praying is paying off. Looks like the weather guessers are almost all in agreement for snow for Phiily area and here in South Jersey for....dare I say it...SNOW!!!!!!Looks like 3-6" possable, with the good old, maybe more, maybe less. Might it be, I will try out my F250 and see what it does? Might I get to use my new quad as well? Will I finally use up the calcium from last March?????Here's hoping this isn't a cruel trick and we get the snow Saturday. Lets see, the church has mass on Saturday @ 5?6?and/or 7?Then again Sunday morning 7?,8:30?, 10,12? This must be a dream First snow and then on the busy days, wow...stay tuned..
  2. SJR

    SJR Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    Ya, They are guessing maybe 4 or more here in the Baltimore area. Lets pray!

    OBRYANMAINT PlowSite.com Veteran
    from ohio
    Messages: 534

    i got to salt this morning.....unexpectedly
  4. flakesmeangreen

    flakesmeangreen Senior Member
    Messages: 217

    Good luck to you guys. Just heard it on the news & thought about all you guys down there finally getting to plow. Calling for 1-3/2-5 up by me. Philly area should get the most accumulation they say. HORRAY!!!
  5. Brian Akehurst

    Brian Akehurst Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    It's been a long winter, we have been all dressed up and know place to go. All I can say is let it snow, let it snow, LET IT SNOW!

    Good luck guys, have fun and make some money.
  6. columbiaplower

    columbiaplower Senior Member
    Messages: 311

    spent the morning mounting the plow and spreader. Waiting for my two pallets of calcium to get here. Anytime now. If they dont show im gonna be at HOMe Depo ASAP cleaning them out. Anyway looks like all the elements are in place for a decent snow. Ahhh well it'll be nice to drop the plow and push that first looooong push. Alright good luck to all my fellow marylanders and to all our buddies north of us.
  7. mickman

    mickman Senior Member
    Messages: 118

    Good luck to all of us Mid- Atlantic'ers. it's just the begining, wait until feb. & march!
  8. mdb landscaping

    mdb landscaping Senior Member
    Messages: 823

    looks like 3-5 inches here. still they say the track could go a little farther north which would up totals. so that must mean we will get a dusting:D . time will tell.
  9. pats plowing

    pats plowing Senior Member
    Messages: 281

    snow coming

    the weather men say we have some snow coming to massachusetts for sat nite just in time for the Pats game. We are getting 2-4 they say and Foxboro stadium is 3-8 so the game will be good. Ill wait till after the game to start working Lets go Patriots.
  10. RCIPlow

    RCIPlow Member
    Messages: 86

    Well. its all wait and see for now. Got the truck loaded, got supplies, got helpers, got 2 more accounts today, waiting on another commercial, and 4 more res. All we need now is the SNOW...Bring on the Snow..Good luck you guys and be safe.
  11. matthew Urban

    matthew Urban Senior Member
    Messages: 129

    pat's plowing,
    1-3 out here, and I'll also be starting after the game.
  12. BRL

    BRL PlowSite.com - Veteran
    Messages: 1,277

    Well we've changed from the Watch to the Warning now. 5" - 9" predicted for here. Hopefully they're half right this time. So far this season they've been 100% Incorrect for each potential event here. Everyone have fun & be safe if you're lucky enough to be in this one's path.

    WHITE=GREEN Senior Member
    Messages: 161

    5"-9" predicted here to. if i rememeber last year the weather guessers predicted 2'+ on two different storms and we got squat (not even a salt). hope they are right this time.:rolleyes: we'll see???
  14. JCurtis

    JCurtis Banned
    Messages: 862

    3" to 5" predicted for Coastal CT starting Saturday afternoon through Midnight (approx)

    Its about Time !!!!!

    I may actually get to plow if they are anywhere near correct in their predictions!!!!
  15. CT18fireman

    CT18fireman Banned
    Messages: 2,133

    Looks like it is on the way. Workers coming in at 11 to go over everything and take trucks home. This should be the first real use of everything this year.
  16. tovoninc

    tovoninc Senior Member
    Messages: 105

    :( I hope the "storm" gathers more moisture before it heads your way. Our 1-3 inches? maybe if I push the whole driveway I may end up with 3 inches!

    hope the picture showes up right!
  17. tovoninc

    tovoninc Senior Member
    Messages: 105

    it worked in the test post...

  18. thelawnguy

    thelawnguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,011

    Snowing now. Looks like 2-4 maybe? with it ending after midnight. Couldnt come at a better time, most places will be done by sunup if predictions are correct, then have a leisurely Sunday with businesses closed to do the final mopup.
  19. snow

    snow PlowSite.com Veteran
    Messages: 1,002

    Snow started around 1pm, had a fire call, and snow was just starting to stick to the road. When i left work at 5pm, i plowed the lot for practice, we had about 1" on the ground, and some ice under it. Went to get paid for a dump run i did yesterday, put some gas in the truck and tomorrow at 6am i start the accounts.


  20. matthew Urban

    matthew Urban Senior Member
    Messages: 129

    We were getting 1-3" as of the noon news, at 2pm I put the plow back on and loaded the blower.
    At 5pm I plowed my two commercial lots, and again at 7pm. It was snowing well over an inch/hr for a while.
    Came back watched the NE-OAK game and now at 12:30 am we have about 5" total.
    It's time for a nap, and then up to run through everything.

    snow, nice rig.