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vadawg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-18-09 10:49 AM
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1. got the snow chains with me, generator tanks topped off at home
years supply of food, check. if i wasnt working all weekend i would be looking forward to some serious snow, but as it is looks like ill be sleeping in my truck on sat night...
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  -8-12 inches of snow on the way. Are you ready Eastern Seaboard? 11 Bravo  Dec-18-09 10:45 AM   #0 
  - got the snow chains with me, generator tanks topped off at home  vadawg   Dec-18-09 10:49 AM   #1 
  - That sucks. (My wife and I are both teachers, so we have the weekend off anyhow, and who knows ...  11 Bravo   Dec-18-09 10:51 AM   #4 
     - i gotta be at work no matter what, ill probuably be dispatched in my truck to get nurses etc to work  vadawg   Dec-18-09 10:55 AM   #8 
  - Wow! I think I'll go out and hoard!  Captain Hilts   Dec-18-09 10:50 AM   #2 
  - Already here in No. VA. We plan on drinking beer and baking some Christmas cookies. n/t  FSogol   Dec-18-09 10:51 AM   #3 
  - Hey, neighbor. I'm in Vienna, and we have beer and cookies on our schedule as well!  11 Bravo   Dec-18-09 10:53 AM   #6 
     - how strange: in fairfax county and my wife and i discussed making cookies too!  onenote   Dec-18-09 12:25 PM   # 
     - Looks like one of those rare storms where y'all are gonna get more than me  hootinholler   Dec-18-09 12:45 PM   #35 
  - hope it misses us in Northern VT. We've already got enough.  cali   Dec-18-09 10:52 AM   #5 
  - At least you all know how to handle it Four inches paralyzes this city ...  11 Bravo   Dec-18-09 10:55 AM   #9 
  - EVERYONE BUY MILK AND BREAD!!!!!1ONE  endless october   Dec-18-09 10:54 AM   #7 
  - You forgot toilet paper  MiniMe   Dec-18-09 11:05 AM   #15 
  - I have my emergency TP substitute (for in case of TEOTWAWKI):  kestrel91316   Dec-18-09 11:36 AM   #22 
  - Done! I stopped on the way to work to pick up tp and butter.  madinmaryland   Dec-18-09 01:41 PM   #52 
  - LOL !.... They buy like a nuclear exchange is on the way !  RagAss   Dec-18-09 02:22 PM   #58 
  - Why only ONE?  HughMoran   Dec-18-09 02:49 PM   #61 
  - Here in the lower Great Lakes region, we've hardly seen any......  marmar   Dec-18-09 10:56 AM   #10 
  - I think here in southeastern Mass we aren't going to get that much  Tailormyst   Dec-18-09 10:56 AM   #11 
  - You haven't watched the weather lately, have you?  Tesha   Dec-18-09 11:55 AM   #28 
     - I was hearing it was going to taper off by the time it gets to Boston  Tailormyst   Dec-18-09 12:07 PM   #29 
  - Here in Southern NH...  catnhatnh   Dec-18-09 10:58 AM   #12 
  - Not certain if it will reach far north (western ma here), seems the forecasters can't forecast here  debbierlus   Dec-18-09 11:01 AM   #13 
  - Just want to add one more thing...  CoffinEd   Dec-18-09 11:10 AM   #18 
  - Ain't it the truth - I remember many times buckling down for monster storm  debbierlus   Dec-18-09 03:05 PM   #64 
  - Howdy neighbor!  lukasahero   Dec-18-09 11:21 AM   #20 
     - Lol - they get lucky once in a while - we have moved today from flurries...  debbierlus   Dec-18-09 05:29 PM   #66 
  - By all means, enjoy yourself!  CoffinEd   Dec-18-09 11:03 AM   #14 
  - Yup, the local CBS station is predicting up to 15 inches  MiniMe   Dec-18-09 11:06 AM   #16 
  - Hitting Boston on Sunday  WilliamPitt   Dec-18-09 11:06 AM   #17 
  - Yeah, I'm From Philadelphia  RobinA   Dec-18-09 12:19 PM   #32 
     - The Blizzard of '78  WilliamPitt   Dec-18-09 01:22 PM   #44 
        - And in D.C. there was the Washington's Birthday blizzard of '79.  11 Bravo   Dec-18-09 01:32 PM   #50 
           - Wow! Small world!  dgibby   Dec-18-09 03:10 PM   #65 
  - Damn. Snow keeps me off my bike.  bikebloke   Dec-18-09 11:17 AM   #19 
  - It is up to 12-24 inches now in the DC area  MiniMe   Dec-18-09 11:34 AM   #21 
  - Yep, Channel 9 just upgraded their forecast. Apparently D.C. is right in the bulls-eye.  11 Bravo   Dec-18-09 12:58 PM   #38 
  - I love it I am flying in on monday after the storm  marlakay   Dec-18-09 11:40 AM   #23 
  - 8 to 12 inches of snow...  Jkid   Dec-18-09 11:40 AM   #24 
  - BWAHAHA....It's the Flyover's gift to you..  MineralMan   Dec-18-09 11:41 AM   #25 
  - Not sure when it will come to Maine, but it does sound like our Christmas pageant will be canceled,  GreenPartyVoter   Dec-18-09 11:42 AM   #26 
  - Blizzard Watch here on Long Island. Yeehaaaa!!!!  GodlessBiker   Dec-18-09 11:44 AM   #27 
  - Thanks for posting this.  Renew Deal   Dec-18-09 12:13 PM   #30 
  - All I'm hearing is a prediction for heavy snow in SE P.A...they don't seem  TK421   Dec-18-09 12:17 PM   #31 
  - In Northern Virginia and we're getting settled but......  Mike Daniels   Dec-18-09 12:25 PM   #33 
  - Totally unprepared. How was I supposed to know it was gonna snow?  taterguy   Dec-18-09 12:27 PM   #34 
  - In Western New York we call that a Tuesday morning commute. n/t  Earth_First   Dec-18-09 12:47 PM   #36 
  - And western NY has the equipment to deal with that much snow  MiniMe   Dec-18-09 01:21 PM   #43 
     - Oh, I know...  Earth_First   Dec-18-09 01:23 PM   #45 
  - I have a fire laid out in my den here, but no fireplace. Is that normal?  Bluebear   Dec-18-09 12:52 PM   #37 
  - Good thing it's just kindling  taterguy   Dec-18-09 01:01 PM   #39 
     - hehehehe  Bluebear   Dec-18-09 01:12 PM   #40 
  - Pshaw. Northern NY here. That's bicycle weather.  shadowknows69   Dec-18-09 01:15 PM   #41 
  - My wife was born and raised in Watertown. She laughs her ass off at my Virginia-born butt ...  11 Bravo   Dec-18-09 01:24 PM   #46 
  - No kidding. Small world.  shadowknows69   Dec-18-09 01:32 PM   #49 
  - DC doesn't normally get that kind of snow  MiniMe   Dec-18-09 01:25 PM   #47 
  - Yeah we call that a dusting in Colorado...  walldude   Dec-18-09 02:57 PM   #63 
  - I'm dreaming of a white Christmas. Good luck to you all.  pruple   Dec-18-09 01:16 PM   #42 
  - Crap, does that ever suck for me, dammit.  Ikonoklast   Dec-18-09 01:27 PM   #48 
  - Good luck and safe trip! Keep the shiny side up and all that.  11 Bravo   Dec-18-09 01:35 PM   #51 
     - The shiniest thing on this 'ol truck is by bald -ass head.  Ikonoklast   Dec-18-09 02:22 PM   #59 
  - oh yeah  BoneDaddy   Dec-18-09 01:46 PM   #53 
  - Only eight to 12 inches?  Blue_In_AK   Dec-18-09 02:06 PM   #54 
  - Well, they have upped the prediction now, but Alaska expects the snow  MiniMe   Dec-18-09 02:11 PM   #57 
     - I'm just giving you a hard time.  Blue_In_AK   Dec-18-09 02:44 PM   #60 
  - Unrec.  City of Mills   Dec-18-09 02:07 PM   #55 
  - I am on eastern Long Island and have to go into Manhattan tomorrow. Snow will hopefully hold off  KittyWampus   Dec-18-09 02:09 PM   #56 
  - CNN reporting 26.2 of snow expected in DC.  dgibby   Dec-18-09 02:55 PM   #62 
  - Forecast is up to 15-25" or more. I live in Silver Spring. Ouch.  Faygo Kid   Dec-18-09 05:37 PM   #67 

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