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Ice Ice Baby


Tuesday, February 04, 2014

We got less than 3" of snow from the storm on Monday. My husband said there was no snow where he works. Tonight, an ice storm is predicted and more snow on Sunday. I am hoping hubby won't have to go to work tomorrow and drive in icy conditions.

I am going to try to do my laundry in case we lose power. I cooked stuff in the crock pot today and we have stuff for sandwiches.

Current Temperature
Cloudy
27F
Feels Like: 22F
Dew Point: 21
Humidity: 78%
Wind: 5mph ENE

7 Day Forecast

Wednesday
Cloudy Heavy Freezing Rain
32F | 27F Details

Thursday
Clear
30F | 16F Details

Friday
Partly Cloudy
34F | 21F Details

Saturday
Cloudy Medium Mix
33F | 21F Details

Sunday
Light Mix
32F | 23F Details

Monday
Chance Mix
34F | 18F Details

Tuesday
Partly Cloudy
21F | 5F Details

It is supposed to be over by 9 or 10 AM, but the temperatures are too cold for a quick melt.

1/4 -1/2" of ice accumulation was just announced on our local weather forecast.

I pray our power stays on, but with ice and the weight of it, it can bring down tree limbs, power lines, cause wrecks and pile-ups. I will sit in my house where it is warm and hope for the best.
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Member Comments About This Blog Post:
POUTINGPEGGY 2/5/2014 6:33PM

    I have heard about ice storms very dangerous things. I pray you are safe and your family.the wind is howling outside here but no snow. This is the wettest January and February on record. I walk very slow and I keep going but when I stop then I know about it. Tomorrow I will ache all over. Make sure you keep safe and I pray you won't lose power.

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APPLEPIEAPPLE 2/5/2014 12:57PM

    And we are getting more snow this weekend..... sigh

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MAMISHELI53 2/5/2014 8:14AM

    The worst of the system passed douth of us. Roads were still yucky when I drove my son to work, and I got in late - but I don't have my class assignment yet, so it didn't matter. Seems to be letting up, at least for a time. Keep warm and safe ! emoticon

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ROXYZMOM 2/4/2014 10:49PM

    I am tired of this weather already! Gotta get up at 4:30 am to decide if the school is opening on time, late, or not at all. Ugh!

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0309COOKIE 2/4/2014 10:34PM

    We have snow and sleet predicted from 11pm tonight until 1pm tomorrow. Then a noreaster on Sunday.


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TEXASFILLY 2/4/2014 7:54PM

    O! I hope y'all have a woodburning stove or, at least, a back up generator. Sure hoping it's not as bad as predicted & it moves through quickly with no damage. I agree~ stay in & stay warm ~*hugs* BB~ emoticon

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