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#61 JohnM

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 02:46 PM

I no longer feel left out, deprived or disadvantaged

In snowed here in the night, about 1 ", and the thermometer has nor risen above -2 Celcius all day.

#62 Bob8

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 03:43 PM

From a high of -8 to a low of -10C and the snow is like a powder.

#63 Rubber Schnib

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 04:24 PM

QUOTE (Bob8 @ Dec 19 2009, 04:43 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
From a high of -8 to a low of -10C and the snow is like a powder.


I got minus 16 last night, which is a little chilly even for me.
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#64 Ullman

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 06:31 PM

QUOTE (Rubber Schnib @ Dec 19 2009, 04:24 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I got minus 16 last night, which is a little chilly even for me.

-25 is the lowest I've experienced, but that was in a windless cold store.

Just started snowing again here.

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#65 gingerjon

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 07:12 PM

What's the collective noun for a bunch of people who take all of the winter's grit for the whole street and throw it all on their own parking spaces ignoring the road altogther?

A tosspot of imbeciles?

Anyway, oddly enough our road is quite slippery ... more snow on the way. rolleyes.gif
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#66 Trojan

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 07:45 PM

After sneering at our railways with "the wrong kind of snow" the French Eurostar trains couldn't cope with the temperature differences outside and inside the Channel Tunnel and broke down!
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#67 exxile

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 09:05 PM

Minus 14 in Oslo, minus 12 in Vienna, minus 5 in Leeds and in Rome, minus 7 in Venice, and minus 6 in Madrid. Coldest December weather in the Alps, and the earliest start to the ski season, for years.

Global warming, eh?
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#68 JohnM

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 09:52 PM

QUOTE (gingerjon @ Dec 19 2009, 07:12 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
What's the collective noun for a bunch of people who take all of the winter's grit for the whole street and throw it all on their own parking spaces ignoring the road altogther?



Southerners? laugh.gif

#69 voteronniegibbs

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Posted 19 December 2009 - 10:08 PM

QUOTE (gingerjon @ Dec 19 2009, 07:12 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
What's the collective noun for a bunch of people who take all of the winter's grit for the whole street and throw it all on their own parking spaces ignoring the road altogther?

a bunch of w@nkers

#70 Griff9of13

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 09:45 AM

QUOTE (gingerjon @ Dec 19 2009, 07:12 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
What's the collective noun for a bunch of people who take all of the winter's grit for the whole street and throw it all on their own parking spaces ignoring the road altogther?

A tosspot of imbeciles?

Anyway, oddly enough our road is quite slippery ... more snow on the way. rolleyes.gif



QUOTE (JohnM @ Dec 19 2009, 09:52 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Southerners? laugh.gif

Beat me to it. tongue.gif
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#71 gingerjon

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 09:54 AM

QUOTE (Griff9of13 @ Dec 20 2009, 09:45 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Beat me to it. tongue.gif


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#72 Padge

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 11:30 AM

QUOTE (exxile @ Dec 19 2009, 09:05 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Minus 14 in Oslo, minus 12 in Vienna, minus 5 in Leeds and in Rome, minus 7 in Venice, and minus 6 in Madrid. Coldest December weather in the Alps, and the earliest start to the ski season, for years.

Global warming, eh?


I think the correct phrase is climate change.



Wigan has got a good covering, unusual for around these parts we rarely see snow.

Edited by Padge, 20 December 2009 - 11:31 AM.


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#73 JohnM

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 11:36 AM

-8 C on my outside thermometer at 7 am this morning

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 12:06 PM

Still waiting for it to snow properly here in Bridgend dry.gif

#75 JohnM

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 12:08 PM

It's been moved...to Wrexham ohmy.gif biggrin.gif

#76 Ullman

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 12:16 PM

QUOTE (JohnM @ Dec 20 2009, 12:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It's been moved...to Wrexham ohmy.gif biggrin.gif

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You're on form this weekend.

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#77 shaun mc

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 01:26 PM

A good 6 inches here south of Kendal.
Manchester airport temporarily closed to clear runways as well. We are flying from there early Tuesday am for some winter sun. Hope theres a lot of snow clearance going on.

#78 voteronniegibbs

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 09:25 PM

QUOTE (JohnM @ Dec 20 2009, 12:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It's been moved...to Wrexham ohmy.gif biggrin.gif



oh well done sir, a fine return of serve biggrin.gif laugh.gif

#79 hindle xiii

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Posted 20 December 2009 - 09:27 PM

QUOTE (JohnM @ Dec 20 2009, 12:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It's been moved...to Wrexham ohmy.gif biggrin.gif

laugh.gif Tek a boo son.

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#80 voteronniegibbs

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Posted 21 December 2009 - 12:59 AM


just ice here in Hoodtown now, with apparently rain mixed with sleet mixed with some snow, it's just wet and cold again




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