U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Idaho
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
 
 
Old 09-29-2010, 08:50 PM
 
2,804 posts, read 3,080,202 times
Reputation: 1376
Default Coming winter could justify snowblower buy

I saw this article last week...glad we got that snowblower for our skidsteer!:

Coming winter could justify snowblower buy - Spokesman.com - Sept. 21, 2010
The Inland Northwest is likely to see a cold and snowy winter this year under a weather pattern similar to 2007-’08, when La Niña brought near-record snowfall...

[MOD EDIT: Follow Link for article]

Last edited by Sage of Sagle; 09-30-2010 at 10:24 PM.. Reason: Copyright
Quick reply to this message

 
Old 09-29-2010, 09:18 PM
 
Location: Hauser Lake,ID
1,465 posts, read 1,879,191 times
Reputation: 860
I say BRING IT! The local paper dude is calling for 80" in CDA.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 09-30-2010, 09:26 AM
 
Location: In the North Idaho woods, still surrounded by terriers
2,178 posts, read 4,457,430 times
Reputation: 909
Okay, so...I have heard everything from "furry squirrels" to "lazy bees" explaining why we will have a heavy winter this year and I am still wondering where all this knowledge comes from? Personally I think Mom Nature just waits to see what everyone expects and then does the exact opposite, just to shake things up a bit. But to be safe, I bought two snow shovels...heh heh heh.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 09-30-2010, 11:23 PM
 
Location: Southeast Idaho
4,081 posts, read 10,562,124 times
Reputation: 1852
I don't know ess, down in the SE corner, I'm watching the dogs (Huskies and Malmutes) grow some pretty good scruff. last time they did that was winter '07-'08
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-01-2010, 09:10 AM
 
Location: In the North Idaho woods, still surrounded by terriers
2,178 posts, read 4,457,430 times
Reputation: 909
Hmmm...that might account for the moose I saw while I was out walking last week. He was wearing a muffler.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-01-2010, 09:22 AM
 
Location: N of citrus, S of decent corn
16,557 posts, read 19,163,588 times
Reputation: 25172
I don't know Idaho, be we could predict a severe winter when the squirrels piled up pinecones at the bottom of our trees.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-01-2010, 12:08 PM
 
Location: Jewel Lake (Sagle) Idaho
12,525 posts, read 5,945,442 times
Reputation: 5471
Quote:
Originally Posted by elousv View Post
I say BRING IT! The local paper dude is calling for 80" in CDA.
Wonder how that Corvette will do in the snow???
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-01-2010, 12:38 PM
 
2,804 posts, read 3,080,202 times
Reputation: 1376
Quote:
Originally Posted by Toyman at Jewel Lake View Post
Wonder how that Corvette will do in the snow???
Can you put tracks on those puppies?
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-01-2010, 05:32 PM
 
291 posts, read 331,212 times
Reputation: 108
A Vette w/ studded snow tires.
Now thats Badass!
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-01-2010, 07:15 PM
 
Location: Hauser Lake,ID
1,465 posts, read 1,879,191 times
Reputation: 860
There will be NO snow tires, snow chains, studs, tracks or lift kits on my car. It will be acting like a bear during the winter. We have the driving in snow vehicle covered though:

Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


 
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $84,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Idaho
Similar Threads

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top