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when is winter coming in the mid west?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Vaughn Schultz, Nov 19, 2004.

  1. Vaughn Schultz

    Vaughn Schultz PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,565

    Is it ever going to snow, or even get cold? I am still cutting grass. not bad money but i want snow! Maybe getting colder next week early.

    till then pray :angel:
     
  2. I second that!!!!! I was wearing shorts yesterday :cool:
     
  3. bottlefed89

    bottlefed89 Member
    Messages: 69

    Yeah, i've been thinking it was my last mowing for weeks....
    I want about 2 more weeks before snow, but I'll take it when I can get it. Looks like I'll get what I want though.
    g
     
  4. The Boss

    The Boss 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,099

    Been raining here for 3 days now. We've got snow in the forecast for next week but I'd bet money that will change. :nod:
     
  5. Yep,
    Always does. It can't snow yet, I still have to figure out my plow lights and make brackets and wire up my Salter............. :cry:

    Give me a week :waving:
    Then we can :drinkup:
     
  6. The Boss

    The Boss 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,099

    Maybe you should be working on it instead of surfing plowsite and sending me instant messages. :D
     
  7. Nope,

    I'M ADDICTED TO PLOWSITE!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Ok, There ya go, I Admitted it. The first step to recovery is admittance to a problem. :)



    Got plenty of time to get-r-done.

    Gotta have time to go :drinkup:

    Dang, guess I could do that and finish it up :rolleyes:
     
    Last edited: Nov 19, 2004
  8. The Boss

    The Boss 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,099

    Um, dont' ya have to be old enough to go :drinkup: ? :cool: :D
     
  9. When I got great friends like you Boss, it doesn't matter!!! :drinkup:
     
  10. jt5019

    jt5019 Senior Member
    Messages: 853

    Well not to throw salt on your wounds but most of the predctions that i have seen(not that they are ever right) seem to trend towards the west being warmer and the east coast being cooler for the winter.

    Mybe this will cheer you up

    http://hurricane.accuweather.com/adcbin/public/headlines.asp?iws=3

    Deep Freeze On The Way


    A sharp change to colder weather will occur through the intermountain west and Great Plains this weekend. The reason for the turn to colder is a major shift in the jet stream. Most of this week the flow has been west to east across Canada. This weekend, the jet stream will plunge southward, and polar air will come with it. Daytime temperatures will get no higher than the 20s and 30s over an extensive area, and overnight lows will be dipping into the teens and single digits.
     
  11. streetsurfin'

    streetsurfin' Senior Member
    Messages: 770

    We usually don't get any snow till Thanksgiving or later and then its just teasers till closer to Christmas. A few years back it was over 60 the day before Christmas. I remember because we had just returned from Florida where it was light jacket weather the whole trip. I was finally able to walk to the store in a T-shirt...when I got back home to IL.
    I've got some outside maintenance to do on the house, so I don't mind if it waits till mid December, then let it fall.
     
  12. Vaughn Schultz

    Vaughn Schultz PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,565

    Good new, but not great.

    In chicago at lest it is getting colder
    10-Day Forecast Get Faster Radar Maps & No Ads Here

    Hourly Details Video Text Averages
    Printable Forecast Daytime High /
    Overnight Low (?F) Precip.

    Today Nov 19 Showers 54?/50? 70 %

    Sat Nov 20 AM Showers 57?/37? 30 %

    Sun Nov 21 Cloudy 48?/33? 10 %

    Mon Nov 22 Partly Cloudy 49?/34? 20 %

    Tue Nov 23 Showers 51?/34? 40 %

    Wed Nov 24 Rain / Snow Showers / :nod: Wind 39?/26? 40 %

    Thu Nov 25 Partly Cloudy 42?/32? 20 %

    Fri Nov 26 Showers 45?/29? 60 %

    Sat Nov 27 Rain / Snow Showers :nod: 44?/28? 40 %

    Sun Nov 28 Partly Cloudy 43?/30? 0 %


    Thank you Weather.com
    Last Updated Nov 19 08:34 a.m. CT
     
  13. Tarkus

    Tarkus PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,113

    It seems to have hit parts of the rockies

    Link Here
     
  14. Vaughn Schultz

    Vaughn Schultz PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,565

    Gas up the trucks

    :redbounce Gas up the trucks we are making a convoy to Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range, WY. the only place with snow. :redbounce
     
  15. Tarkus

    Tarkus PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,113

    This is a little closer if you are coming from back east

    Link here
     
  16. Midwest BuildIt Inc

    Midwest BuildIt Inc PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,280

    does anyone else around here remember when it used to snow all the time..and it started a little after holloween. what happened????
     
  17. Vaughn Schultz

    Vaughn Schultz PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,565

    I bought a plow, thats what happened. sorry guys :(
     
  18. Tarkus

    Tarkus PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,113


    Globe warming that current administration says does not exist but it is real enough! Wait another 20 years and see what happens
     
  19. Vaughn Schultz

    Vaughn Schultz PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,565

    Maybe by then we can all sell are trucks and open a pool company and sell lemonade on the hot Jan. days.
     
  20. Plow Meister

    Plow Meister PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,174

    Farmers Almanac

    According to the Farmers Almanac, we will see some substantial snowfall on or around the 19th of December. That's about the soonest.