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Sick Of Winter

Postby moneypit » Fri Feb 27, 2015 10:16 am



Ok its the next to the last day of Feb. I woke up to -10 air temp.. Global Warming I don't think so .....



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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby themainviking » Fri Feb 27, 2015 2:08 pm

Yeah, if you listen to all the weather 'experts' speak about Global Warming, they explain it all in scientific and logical terms. When it is forty below, I do not want to hear scientific and logical about Global Warming. I want to hear when the heck spring is going to rear its beautiful head. This morning was -25 C (-13 F). That is a start, but not a good one. The 'fore'casters say it will slowly get warmer from now into the future, with no more nights as cold as last night or the previous two months. Come-oooooonn Global Warming. Or at least my area warming. Everyone tells me the same stoopid thing. "This is Canada, and we get winter" to which I reply with a bunch of not nice words beginning with F, G, C, M among others. I do know my alphabet.
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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby brettchallenger » Fri Feb 27, 2015 4:19 pm

Come on boys, it's not that bad. I mowed my lawn today for the first time this year - and I'm at 54 degrees north. Just another month and it will warm up.
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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby squirrel » Fri Feb 27, 2015 7:26 pm

Over here in uk we are lucky to have mild winters especially in the south where I am we had 3-4 days of frost/ black ice apart from that just lots of rain. now coming into spring ,nights get lighter,days get warmer, riding gets better ,global warming gets an a+

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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby roadwanderer2 » Fri Feb 27, 2015 8:30 pm

yeah, the days are getting longer here too. temps getting close to the upper 50's here next week and we might even hit the 60* mark.

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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby WingAdmin » Fri Feb 27, 2015 11:26 pm

And it's -3F (-20C) here in Ohio. Still.

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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby redial » Sat Feb 28, 2015 12:20 am

Here I was sitting in a pair of shorts (outer wear), and t-shirt, worrying about you Northerners, and then I woke up! Another lovely day in Oz :twisted:
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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby Aussie81Interstate » Sat Feb 28, 2015 5:55 am

Was thinking the same thing - I got sunburnt today working on the Goldwing in the driveway. We have had a lot of rain - but summer is now over tomorrow for us.

Lot of humidity - perspired like a melting ice block.

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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby onelostsock » Sat Feb 28, 2015 7:33 am

Real tired of the weather here too, Global Warming or not!! Woke up to -10F this am. Just broke the record here(Bangor, Me.)for the coldest February ever! Never got above 32 for the whole month. We have also had the 2nd snowiest winter on record also. We are at about 120" so far with I am sure more to come.Hopefully not too much more though.Riding anytime soon,let alone mowing the grass which will be soggy for ever,looks to be a long way off.But today it is sunny,no wind yet and supposed to get to the mid 20's. Yeah!
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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby minimac » Sat Feb 28, 2015 8:04 am

We're about 120" which is about normal, but it was the coldest February in history for us. Global warming my butt! They can't predict the weather correctly day to day but I'm supposed to believe they can tell me what's going to happen 30 years from now? I don't think so!

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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby roadwanderer2 » Sat Feb 28, 2015 10:22 am

redial wrote:Here I was sitting in a pair of shorts (outer wear), and t-shirt, worrying about you Northerners, and then I woke up! Another lovely day in Oz :twisted:


that's it redial, rub it in lol.

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Re: Sick Of Winter

Postby roadwanderer2 » Sat Feb 28, 2015 10:26 am

onelostsock wrote:Real tired of the weather here too, Global Warming or not!! Woke up to -10F this am. Just broke the record here(Bangor, Me.)for the coldest February ever! Never got above 32 for the whole month. We have also had the 2nd snowiest winter on record also. We are at about 120" so far with I am sure more to come.Hopefully not too much more though.Riding anytime soon,let alone mowing the grass which will be soggy for ever,looks to be a long way off.But today it is sunny,no wind yet and supposed to get to the mid 20's. Yeah!


well, being a "northerner" I can relate. I remember what it was like up there. right now, where I used to live is +12*F with the wind chill, and where I am now, it +36*F, so im not gonna complain.

stuart.




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