High Risk of Ice Storm in the Northeast Sunday

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  1. flynbuick

    flynbuick Super Moderator Staff Member

    Stay tuned. It could be enough to cause power outages.
     
  2. Fox's Den

    Fox's Den 22 years of racing the same 355 Buick motor

    Yep I either get 6-12 or 8-15 depending on where the storm is looks like freezing rain at PA. WV and Ohio lines I am east of Akron, Ohio. I am having the wood burner going just in case and I just put a plow on the John Deere, this should be faster than the old snow blower on a 150 ft driveway.

    Then it goes down to almost 0 on Sunday night Stock up tomorrow on Friday
    It going to be a mess
     
  3. flynbuick

    flynbuick Super Moderator Staff Member

    Your snow will get hard as a brick.
     
  4. JESUPERCAT

    JESUPERCAT No Slow Boat

    We have up to 2ft of snow coming through Sunday night and around 3 to 6 degrees with 40 mph winds.
    Sounds nice :eek:
    Glad I have the 56" snow thrower......
     
  5. DeeVeeEight

    DeeVeeEight Well-Known Member

    I already have my milk, eggs, bread and real Maple Syrup.
     
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  6. flynbuick

    flynbuick Super Moderator Staff Member

    Considering the big winds associated with the storm tracking across the country, many northern states will have wind chills well below zero degrees. -20 degrees wind chill forecast for New York City. It is projected to be so bad that the Mayor has once again asked Larry H. to come back out of retirement.
     
  7. LARRY70GS

    LARRY70GS a.k.a. "THE WIZARD"

    Jim,

    I am in Florida visiting Mom, scheduled to fly back to JFK Sunday morning. We will see if Jet blue flies. Last I checked, NYC should be just rain Sunday morning. Hoping for the best.
     
  8. flynbuick

    flynbuick Super Moderator Staff Member

    Larry--the Mayor needs you back by Saturday evening.
     
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  9. scubasteve455

    scubasteve455 Well-Known Member

    Sunday Morning. snow my getting. HAH.
     
  10. scubasteve455

    scubasteve455 Well-Known Member

    National Guard better get ready. Penn DOT say’s they are renting a pile of salt trucks.
    They better rent Catapillar Graders
     
  11. Mike B in SC

    Mike B in SC Well-Known Member

    You guys up there please bring your pets inside!
     
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  12. John Codman

    John Codman Platinum Level Contributor

    There's a reason why we now make our home in Florida. At least the new owner of our old house in Massachusetts has a good standby automatic generator that I installed in about 2003. BTW, the WX here in SW Florida isn't predicted to be all that great on Sunday. Moderate rain and winds gusting to 35 knots plus. It doesn't sound like a fun trip to NY on Jet Blue, Larry.
     
  13. gsfred

    gsfred Founders Club Member

    Better to stay here in sunny southern Fl. Gonna be a deep freeze after the storm exits.
     
  14. dynaflow

    dynaflow shiftless...

    Freezing rain + brittle cold + high wind = power outage
     
  15. flynbuick

    flynbuick Super Moderator Staff Member

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  19. tdacton

    tdacton Gold Level Contributor

    Be safe everyone! Thank goodness in southern Indiana we will be on the warm side of this storm for most of it on Saturday until the mid afternoon when it will change back to freezing rain then snow in the evening. Our forecast is not as bad as east coast is seeing. We did have about 8 inches last weekend so hope this doesn't become the pattern. I really was enjoying the mild winter!
    Seriously, I do hope everyone is safe and hope you don't mind the fun!
    Troy
     

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  20. LARRY70GS

    LARRY70GS a.k.a. "THE WIZARD"

    :D

    Tell him to send his personal Lear Jet or I’m staying here.:D
     

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