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Will Santa leave us snow for Christmas ?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by kipcom, Dec 22, 2003.

  1. kipcom

    kipcom Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 455

    Dear Santa: PLEASE bring us SNOW for Christmas :D

    Signed: All of america's Snow Plowers :waving:

    P.S. If you Bring snow before Christmas day, I will spike the eggnog again for you :drinkup:
  2. badranman

    badranman Senior Member
    Messages: 265

    I hear ya! Got 2 trucks and a Bobcat just sitting here. Where'$ the $now?
  3. mole

    mole Senior Member
    Messages: 182

    The weather channel is saying that buffalo will be getting lake effect wednesday through thursday. Wouldn't be a christmas in buffalo with out having to go plow.
  4. ZR2plower

    ZR2plower Member
    Messages: 91

    Looks like we are gonna get a major rainstorm with near 50 degree temps. It has been a weird year so far up this way. 2 storms with 2 feet of snow both followed by heavy rain storms and now this!:(
  5. meyer22288

    meyer22288 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,003

    i wouldnt mind a x-mas snowstorm. nothing like a white x-mas:)
  6. Manx

    Manx Senior Member
    Messages: 115

    Bing Crosby had it right,

    I'm dreaming of a White Christmas
    Just like the ones I used to know.
    Where the parking lots glisten,
    And children listen
    To hear plow trucks in the snow.
    I'm dreaming of a white Christmas
    With every Christmas card I write.
    May your days be merry and bright.
    And may all your Christmases be white
  7. gordyo

    gordyo Senior Member
    Messages: 527

    I hope we don't get snow. I would rather not spend a second Christmas in a row plowing. I'd rather be with my family on Christmas day.
  8. Lbilawncare

    Lbilawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 144

    I'm with Gordyo, no snow on Christmas again this year. The wife wouldn't be happy if I have to stay home to plow while she takes our boy to see his Grandparents. Anytime after the 26th is fine though, bring it on.
  9. kipcom

    kipcom Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 455

    But remember...we need the $$$$ to help pay for that wonderful Christmas.payup
  10. badranman

    badranman Senior Member
    Messages: 265

    Weatherman calling for rain and 50 degrees for christmas day. Guess I'll stand outside in it to hide my tears.:(
  11. gordyo

    gordyo Senior Member
    Messages: 527

    Ok it can come the day after Christmas:D
  12. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,951

    were not in southwestern ct rain 50 degrees maybee next year
  13. rainair

    rainair Senior Member
    Messages: 153

    T’wis the night before Christmas and all thru the garage,

    not a snowplow was running, not even the Dodge.

    The snow boots where hung on the wall with care

    Hoping Santa would bring a 5 inch snow out of the air.

    The ford was resting not a ping was heard

    The mechanic had grown, a Santa type beard

    The salt spreaders were still clean from the previous year

    And all the drivers found in the corner chugging a beer:drinkup:

    The weather man is stating, we could get a nor’easter

    The almanac is saying “no no not till Easter”!

    The bank is looking at repo’n the Chevy,

    The foreman holler’n, hey time to get busy!

    more next year......send thoughts
  14. IndySnowPlowers

    IndySnowPlowers Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 78

    snow HA!

    Kip -

    with our luck it ain't gonna snow this year. 50 degrees by Sunday here, awful. Maybe January will be good to us...the almanac says it will!! :nod:
  15. MickiRig1

    MickiRig1 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,617


    Hey got snow?
    We did, going out at 1AM, so much for drinking a few beers!
    Got 3 inchs of lake effect, was a slow start but got enough to plow finally.
  16. IndySnowPlowers

    IndySnowPlowers Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 78


    The Boss hasn't left the garage yet. :cry:

    have fun and be safe!
  17. danthegrassman

    danthegrassman Member
    Messages: 31

    That's why you have to have contracts that have guaranteed amounts. As far as i'm concerned I would be rolling in the green if it didn't snow an inch all winter. We had one plowable event in December so far and looks like no more as the forecast is above 0C (32F) for the rest of the year. Now only if it stays above 0 (32F) till spring i'll be happy. Not to forget my employees who are paid even if it snows or not, so it's a win-win stuation for me....not to mention the less wear and tear ont he euipment and trucks. NO SNOW NO SNOW!!!!

    O yeah guys switch to guaranteed amounts, it's the best way to go. It covers your costs, keeps your employees happy and you can sleep better at night.