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No end in sight! Snow set to hit
the South AGAIN as big freeze
goes on in the North East

Daily Mail [UK], by Staff

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 2/10/2014 6:46:01 AM

Another round of snow and ice dubbed ´Winter Storm Pax´ is expected to coat Atlanta and other parts of the Deep South this week. Less than two weeks after some southern cities were crippled by a couple of inches of snow, forecasters have issued another winter storm watch for the Georgia area. With forecasters predicting snow, sleet and freezing rain for parts of Kansas, Oklahoma and possibly north Texas on Monday, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has begun to treat priority roads and bridges to avoid another ice storm fiasco. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal was forced to apologize for the state´s

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Winter Storm Pax. They´re doing it again with the name stuff.

We´re happy--this time we have a working heat pump. Unless the power goes out, of course.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MOBeef4u, 2/10/2014 7:42:17 AM     (No. 9726331)

A winter storm that will bring some level of misery to many people is named "Pax" (peace)???
This stupid naming of winter storms has reached a new level of stupidity. There, I said it.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: zzzghy, 2/10/2014 8:31:12 AM     (No. 9726395)

High 70s, low 80s today in Palm Springs. Crystal blue skies. The mountains are fabulous and stunning.

Since the twerpy weather weenies have decided to name normal winter stuff, I´m naming this year´s low desert winter "Perfect."

Wish you were here.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 2/10/2014 8:32:47 AM     (No. 9726397)

Okay you people down there in the "deep" south. You´ve been warned. Get out there now and start emptying the shelves at your local grocer, and keep NOAA up on your computer screen. Let´s don´t have a repeat of what you went through a few days back.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rather Read, 2/10/2014 8:34:03 AM     (No. 9726399)

We´re cold where I live but no snow or ice, thank God. This winter reminds me of the ones we had in the late 70s when Time Magazine was all about global cooling.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: web, 2/10/2014 8:43:15 AM     (No. 9726410)

One good thing about all this Global Warming ice and snow is that liberals are learning the value of cheap energy. Welcome to the real world.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/10/2014 8:56:01 AM     (No. 9726425)

You call it frigid and blizzard conditions. In Maine they call it Thursday.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bugboy, 2/10/2014 10:03:30 AM     (No. 9726510)

Is there no end to this global warming?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: joew9, 2/10/2014 10:03:41 AM     (No. 9726512)

Two weeks ago I was constantly watching NOAA webpage and several others and they all said everything was OK until about an hour before the streets got slick as Teflon. Thirty minutes after I left work those that dallied couldn´t drive up the hill in the work parking lot and had to spend the night. But the worst was the well below freezing temperatures that kept the ice on the roads for two days.

This time the temp is going to be right at freezing and even slightly above so the big question is whether there is enough cold to absorb the heat of crystallization of the precipitation. 80cal/degree C is a hard barrier to get through. It is very likely this will be more of a typical Atlanta sleet storm that melts quickly. And of course the recently transplanted Yankees will tell us what experts they are at driving on this crap. Which gives birth to the Find-The-Yankee-Driver game as we ride around and spot the "cahs" in ditches.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: horacer, 2/10/2014 10:14:31 AM     (No. 9726526)

I agree #2! I´m lovin winter. Bracing for 87 Friday on Arizona Statehood/Valentines Day. Only 77 today. I may have to turn the a/c back on.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: mitzi, 2/10/2014 10:19:30 AM     (No. 9726533)

I check the 10 day forecast and then spent some time on the phone moving all my February appointments to next month.





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Reply 11 - Posted by: ramona, 2/10/2014 10:30:31 AM     (No. 9726550)

Thanks, #2, see you tomorrow!
Ramona (the Pest)

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Freeloader, 2/10/2014 10:55:33 AM     (No. 9726572)

"The planet is in distress (from global warming) and all the attention is on Paris Hilton."
-Professor Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: geoguy, 2/10/2014 11:08:45 AM     (No. 9726594)

You guys are seeing this all wrong. I believe this global cooling is the result of our Great Leader´s policies to eliminate global warming. They worked soo well that global warming is in the past and it took only 6 years!

He is so much wiser than us global warming deniers. Genius, absolute genius. How could this country be so lucky as to have elected him.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Shimmer128, 2/10/2014 12:00:03 PM     (No. 9726658)

Odd, I´m in GA and the weather forecast is relatively mild for all week. Mild being 45-60 degrees

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