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01-15-2014, 07:47 AM
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What the **** is goin on outside right now.

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What the **** is goin on outside right now.
Woke me up as well. Gusting winds up to 120K.

Just unreal. Gonna be a lot of trees down this morning.

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01-15-2014, 08:50 AM
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My house is shakin so much for sleeping in on my day off.

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01-15-2014, 08:52 AM
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It's truly unreal that kind of wind!

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01-15-2014, 09:13 AM
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Windmageddon.

Treacherous wind. I'd take 40 below and heavy snow over this.

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That #yegwx gust of 120 km/h sets the record for strongest january gust. Previous record: 114km/h Jan 5, 1972

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01-15-2014, 10:03 AM
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Windmageddon.

Treacherous wind. I'd take 40 below and heavy snow over this.
yaaaa I don't think so

the wind will be over by tonight...-40 and heavy snow lasts days here

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01-15-2014, 10:07 AM
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That #yegwx gust of 120 km/h sets the record for strongest january gust. Previous record: 114km/h Jan 5, 1972
That's pretty amazing
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@CityofEdmonton: Due to severe winds, LRT service is suspended between Century Park and South Campus #yegtransit Bus contingency in effect

I hope my train doesnt fall into the river

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01-15-2014, 11:32 AM
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It's going to be a long spring of picking damn manitoba maple seedlings out of my yard. My neighbour has one of those trees in his yard and when I went out with the dog this am my whole back yard was covered in the dman little heliocpter seeds that had blown off his tree.

dog was freaked out by the wind as well.

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01-15-2014, 11:34 AM
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One good thing about the snow was that it covered up all the damn potholes in this city. They're baaaaaaaack.

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It was very windy for sure today. It's nice that it is warm outside and not as cold as it was as well. I think you'll see the Oilers warming up as well in the near future.

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01-15-2014, 07:00 PM
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Holy hell are residential streets ever bad now with soft snow...

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It was very windy for sure today. It's nice that it is warm outside and not as cold as it was as well. I think you'll see the Oilers warming up as well in the near future.







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01-15-2014, 10:33 PM
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It was very windy for sure today. It's nice that it is warm outside and not as cold as it was as well. I think you'll see the Oilers warming up as well in the near future.


I am speechless


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01-15-2014, 10:42 PM
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It was very windy for sure today. It's nice that it is warm outside and not as cold as it was as well. I think you'll see the Oilers warming up as well in the near future.
Wow!

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01-15-2014, 10:49 PM
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Wow!
Unreal.

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So I was unceremoniously called out yesterday for confronting some of these goons and now a day later and its gotten to this where its a complete confirmed joke.

Could the PR campaign and agenda be anymore obvious?

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So I was unceremoniously called out yesterday for confronting some of these goons and now a day later and its gotten to this where its a complete confirmed joke.

Could the PR campaign and agenda be anymore obvious?

And they have Lowe in their avatar!

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01-15-2014, 11:44 PM
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And they have Lowe in their avatar!
How Lowe can they go..


I'll stop being principe.

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01-16-2014, 02:11 AM
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It's going to be a long spring of picking damn manitoba maple seedlings out of my yard. My neighbour has one of those trees in his yard and when I went out with the dog this am my whole back yard was covered in the dman little heliocpter seeds that had blown off his tree.

dog was freaked out by the wind as well.
So that's what makes those stupid leaves. Neighbor has one and it drives me nutty.

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01-16-2014, 07:14 AM
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So that's what makes those stupid leaves. Neighbor has one and it drives me nutty.
Afairc different types of trees have those. They aren't leaves. They are seed bearing evolutionary adaptations that utilize helicopter type blade motion to disperse their seeds over a wide range.
One of the countless wonders of nature. If these things were rare they would be considered amazing.

ps I have only coniferous trees on my property so its not me, just figured I'd mention that, haha

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01-16-2014, 07:34 AM
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Are there any surface to air missiles you can buy to shoot these helicopters down?

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Are there any surface to air missiles you can buy to shoot these helicopters down?
You're not embracing the environment well grasshopper. Walk in one, hand in hand with nature, let it flow...

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Couple of very cold nights ahead at the International Airport!


http://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/ab-71_metric_e.html



Feb 28
High -23C
Low -40C


March 1st
High -25C
Low -39C

March 2nd
High -23C
Low -29C



This Winter has really been brutal.

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02-28-2014, 07:49 AM
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Other than jobs here... why else would I live here.

I need a vacation home to GTFO!

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