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First snow in CA....yes, I said California.

Discussion in 'Storm Pictures' started by roysleight, Nov 27, 2010.

  1. roysleight

    roysleight Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    We're at 3300' elevation in northern CA. Finally got a taste of snow last night. Got to get busy on the neighbors roads.

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  2. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    That's the only place in California I could live.
  3. Pushin 2 Please

    Pushin 2 Please PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,582

    x2....... Send it our way!
  4. xtreem3d

    xtreem3d PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,548

    it's just sad that it snows in CA before MO :realmad:
  5. snowman6

    snowman6 Senior Member
    Messages: 364

    Wish it looked like that here. Congrats on the snowpayup
  6. ken643

    ken643 Senior Member
    Messages: 821

    Good for you! Enjoy!
  7. roysleight

    roysleight Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    Thanks guys. It should be coming your way soon. Happy plowing!
  8. linycctitan

    linycctitan Senior Member
    Messages: 588

    What year is that Toy? Late 70's, very early 80's I'm guessing. That thing looks to be in good shape considering the bodies on those only lasted a few years around here before they rotted off the frame. Great, tough little trucks!
  9. roysleight

    roysleight Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    It's an '83. Use it for hunting and plowing basically. Some cancer here and there but still runs good. Had to redesign a plow frame designed for later models to mount the Meyer setup. Old plow blades laid in the bed for traction.
  10. Plow Chaser

    Plow Chaser PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,708

    Another Northern CA plowsiter here too! We are at 1800' and got some flakes, but nothing was sticking. I did head up to Tahoe on Sunday and there's well over 6-8 feet in the mountains already. It's going to be a great ski season!!
  11. Plow Chaser

    Plow Chaser PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,708

    Most people will be surprised just how much snow CA gets. I believe Placer County, CA (my neighboring county) gets more snowfall than any other county in the United States.
  12. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    I don't even think I could live there.
  13. S-205

    S-205 Senior Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 371

    Want to sell that Hilux? How long have you had her?
  14. roysleight

    roysleight Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    I could never part with her. They just don't build them like that any more. She's always been there for me for 25 years now. Over 260,000 miles and all original engine with no major work. The wife's '08 Avalon had three recalls in the first year! Happy plowing!