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Colorado '07Blizz

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by millsap, Sep 26, 2008.

  1. millsap

    millsap Junior Member
    from CO
    Messages: 7

    Sorry bout the poor pix quality...was not sure what would upload.




  2. gkm

    gkm Senior Member
    Messages: 305

    really nice pics thanks:D
  3. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    If they would of canceled bingo sooner that would never of happened!
  4. millsap

    millsap Junior Member
    from CO
    Messages: 7

    yu betcha....was fun!
  5. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    the guy in the Volvo is just chillin out while that poor ******* shovels his car out LOL. i dunno, i laugh when i see that :D
  6. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,264

    Thats when you kno its bad if they cancel bingo!

    Nice pictures..thanks for sharing!
  7. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    That's where the chain would come in handy. Hook and pull.
  8. forrpets

    forrpets Junior Member
    Messages: 13

    where was this?
  9. millsap

    millsap Junior Member
    from CO
    Messages: 7

    blizzard of '07

    This was taken just north of Colorado Springs in Black Forest near where I live.
  10. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,926

    has it snowed there yet?
  11. R&B Enterprise

    R&B Enterprise Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    What month of 07, i must have been hibernating don't remember this on the news, i live south of CSP.
  12. dfdsuperduty

    dfdsuperduty Senior Member
    Messages: 597

    better be careful gv you spark the whole plow trucks arn't tow trucks thread again and how you don't have insurance to be doing that:D
  13. millsap

    millsap Junior Member
    from CO
    Messages: 7

    CO '07 Blizzard

    Nope, no snow in Black Forest yet, but there is snow on Pikes Peak in the last week or so. Usually, we get our first one on or around Halloween.
    The snow fell on April 24, the pix were shot April 25th. Here is a blurb from NWS:

    Sixteen to 20 inches of snow was measured near...Moffat (Alamosa County)...Silver Cliff (Custer County)...Monument (El Paso County) and Florissant (Teller County). Also...snow drifts to around four feet were noted in northern El Paso County. Nearly two feet of snow covered Black Forest (El Paso County)...and Crestone (Saguache County)...and Rosita (Custer County). In El Paso County...over 200 people were stranded...including 60 students from Miami-Yoder schools who were on a bus. Thousands of people in eastern El Paso County were without power...some for several weeks. Hundreds of electric transmission lines were downed.
    2001 2500HD / Meyer plow...moving into a Boss.
    (Would sure like to install a winch but other than a rear receiver mount it does not look like an option).....but did i read somewhere "plow trucks aint tow trucks..."?