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Death Comes to Philly
« on: October 24, 2012, 08:32:14 PM »
Please send Mr. Darcy (not Bitchywumpy!) to my rescue! A hurricane is going to slam the Delaware Bay and hit Philadelphia in five days. Don't believe me -- well, check out the forecast model:



And here is the 80mph wind prediction:



Folks from DC to Boston should pay attention over the coming days, as modeling is subject to change. They're saying this could be the "Storm of the Century" and as an arctic front is coming down from Canada at the same time it will cause the western side of this tropical storm to be snow, while the rest of it will be rain.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2012, 08:41:52 PM »
Looks like you might be in for a bumpy ride. 
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2012, 08:44:50 PM »
They are comparing the possible scenario to the "Perfect Storm" of October 1991.

We are under a Tropical Storm watch here - bit windy outside - but it feels good - cools it off somewhat - still have work tomorrow....

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #3 on: October 24, 2012, 10:21:42 PM »
Watch out for falling houses! Are you East or West?

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #4 on: October 24, 2012, 10:25:10 PM »


   It looks like I left Boston at the right time.  Last years winter was mild from what I was told.  I think we had something like 9 inches of snow.  Well you better dig in, that sounds like it's going to be a mess.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #5 on: October 24, 2012, 11:11:26 PM »
If I remember correctly, the 1991 storm brought huge snow storms.  And, wasn't there a huge increase in births, due to the huge pressure changes? 

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #6 on: October 24, 2012, 11:15:43 PM »
If I remember correctly, the 1991 storm brought huge snow storms.  And, wasn't there a huge increase in births, due to the huge pressure changes?

That storm affected the midwest too.  We started building our house that Fall and we didn't have it livable before the storms hit.  We were staying in the camper  while building and the winds slid it around.  I remember that it scared the holy shit out of me.  And cold, jeebus.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #7 on: October 24, 2012, 11:40:24 PM »
That must be some strong white zin if you can feel a Nor'easter all the way over in Salt Lick.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #8 on: October 24, 2012, 11:42:33 PM »
For a second I thought you were posting about this.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #9 on: October 24, 2012, 11:44:57 PM »
That must be some strong white zin if you can feel a Nor'easter all the way over in Salt Lick.

It must have affected our weather too as we had a horrible weather pattern that winter.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #10 on: October 24, 2012, 11:45:24 PM »
You don't fuck with folks from Upper Darby.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #11 on: October 25, 2012, 12:58:57 AM »
you guys crack me up/are too much/lmao/ whatever language floats your boat.
the storm will go out to sea.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #12 on: October 25, 2012, 01:53:16 AM »
This hurricane just made a direct hit as a category-3 on the second largest city in Cuba about 30 minutes ago. This morning it wasn't even a hurricane.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #13 on: October 25, 2012, 04:08:58 PM »
Quote
"trust me"

nevermind. :o
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #14 on: October 25, 2012, 05:42:15 PM »
nevermind. :o

Batton down the hatches, Mitchiepoo. I don't want anything to happen to my new Connecticut lover. Hey, do you live anywhere near swanky Westport? My bestestbestest friend owns a restaurant there called Tarry Lodge, directly south of the turnpike on Charles and Franklin Street. You should go -- best Italian food. I ate there back in April. Great artisanal pizza (recommend the guanciale w/ Black Truffles & Egg), Octopus with potatoes and pepper insalate, fritto Misto w/ Calamari, Scallops & Rock Shrimp, duck breas w/ Celery Root, Brussels Sprouts & Pears. I should come up and dine with you sometime!
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #15 on: October 25, 2012, 06:29:14 PM »
Dearest Miss Peepoo,

unfotunately, i do not live near swanky Westport. but i do live in beautiful semi-swanky middlesex county in East Haddam along the connecticut river.

it is the proud home of the nationally famous Goodspeed Opera House.

the pizza you described sounds great! yum!!!

we DO own a wonderful kitchen store in Old Saybrook (home of Katie Hepburn), and yes, i was lucky enough to have met and spoke to her before her untimely death at the age of 90 something.
we (my partner and i) also have a well equipted kitchen in the shop where we hire top notch chefs for our cooking classes.
i think this would be right up your alley.

i will PM you our web link as i know that advertizing is not allowed on these forums.
 ;)
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #16 on: October 25, 2012, 08:38:03 PM »
W.C. Fields has just announced that if Philadelphia closes down during the hurricane since he has already experienced that ;) he will be down to reopen the place.  Of course the city elders will have to erect a statue of him which I am sure has always been under consideration. :)

Anyway isn't the city of brotherly lust landlocked enough, I mean the water between Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey isn't exactly a huge body.  Now the Rockaways in NYC, or Fire Island or the Hamptons are wide open for a hit.

Do go safe early next week all my friends on the east coast and stock up on goodies and necessities!

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #17 on: October 25, 2012, 09:19:56 PM »
Oh Hi, It's "BitchWumpy"  ::)

I WAS going to fly you down to Texas so you would be all safe and sound. But, meh, nevermind.

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #18 on: October 25, 2012, 09:34:47 PM »
LOL!
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #19 on: October 25, 2012, 11:39:36 PM »
This storm's been dubbed "Frankenstorm" and the estimated damage to be had is $1 billion. This is gonna be a mother.

MissP -- stash some grub and stay inside. Do not plan to trick-or-treat -- yeah, we know you don't have to dress up and it would be fun, but you might be blown...well, you would not mind that -- oh, I meant to write blown down the sidewalk.

Be careful.

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #20 on: October 25, 2012, 11:54:16 PM »
This storm is getting hellish, I hope all of you in the affected areas are making preparations. 
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #21 on: October 26, 2012, 05:38:54 AM »
The current track shows it hitting the Delaware Bay Hurricane strenght at high tide which would force the ater 90 miles up to Philadelphia. Where that happens is the key. If it occurs near the Delaware Bay, the Philadelphia region could be in for an all-out disaster, experiencing the storm's maximum effects.

« Last Edit: October 26, 2012, 05:57:52 AM by Miss Philicia »
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #22 on: October 26, 2012, 10:41:20 AM »
[quoteI should come up and dine with you sometime!][/quote]

peepoo, how about tuesday? ;D
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #23 on: October 26, 2012, 11:15:50 AM »
« Last Edit: October 26, 2012, 11:21:46 AM by Miss Philicia »
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #24 on: October 26, 2012, 12:37:40 PM »
And now here comes the inevitable hyperbole in the media with terms like "Frankenstorm".   ::)   I'm not dismissing the seriousness of the storm, but The Weather Channel and AccuWeather and other forecasters do have a vested interest in creating hyping this storm.  A little more information like this on how to be prepared for a hurricaine would be a lot more valuable:

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/prepare/ready.php

Then there are the inevitable pundits who predict how this will affect the election.  Now, if certain states were to choose to postpone elections, as some have the power to do, that could make the election even uglier.

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2012/10/25/experts-team-obama-should-root-for-hurricane-sandy-to-interrupt-election


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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #25 on: October 26, 2012, 12:45:04 PM »
Oh what do you know, you just have fire fires. Have you lived thrugh hurricane? I bet not. Leave up Yankees alone, you tumbleweed.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #26 on: October 26, 2012, 12:48:42 PM »
I'm just making conversation.  Why so irascible today?  Running short on klonnies?

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #27 on: October 26, 2012, 12:53:08 PM »
Oh what do you know, you just have fire fires. Have you lived thrugh hurricane? I bet not. Leave up Yankees alone, you tumbleweed.

Oh please, you guys get one hurricane every like 20 years..lol.  Having lived in Florida for 40+ years this was a common occurrence.  Actually, not having a hurricane was quite rare for us.

This looks nasty though, I hope you're prepared. 
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #28 on: October 26, 2012, 01:17:37 PM »
need I remind you Sunshine State yokels that the Northeast is the most densely populated part of North America. APPLES TO ORANGES.

Aanywa, the lame hurricanes in Florida hit Homestead where nobody lives, and then expect Yankees to cough up money to pay for trailer parks because you won't force proper zoning laws on all of those senior citizens. Cary me a river.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #29 on: October 26, 2012, 01:29:01 PM »
you just have fire fires.  thrugh 


Aanywa, Cary me a river.

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #30 on: October 26, 2012, 01:32:54 PM »

DO YOU KNOW HOW TO USE SPELLCHECK!

Why are you being so bitchy  :o
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #31 on: October 26, 2012, 02:35:15 PM »
need I remind you Sunshine State yokels that the Northeast is the most densely populated part of North America. APPLES TO ORANGES.

Should be oranges to apples....

Aanywa, the lame hurricanes in Florida hit Homestead where nobody lives, and then expect Yankees to cough up money to pay for trailer parks because you won't force proper zoning laws on all of those senior citizens. Cary me a river.

It's a small price to pay for the burning of Atlanta..... :D

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #32 on: October 26, 2012, 02:58:56 PM »

It's a small price to pay for the burning of Atlanta..... :D


In a perfect world that shithole would have been nuked, along with Charleston.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #33 on: October 26, 2012, 03:45:47 PM »


 :P  http://www.hulu.com/watch/290052


We're having a breezy day here today.  No rain at all, any rain at this point is staying to the east of Orlando.

http://www.baynews9.com/content/news/baynews9/news/article.html/content/news/articles/bn9/2012/10/26/hurricane_sandy_s_ou.html

Barometer has fallen from 30.00 inches to 29.74 inches. The highest wind gust we've had was 28.8 MPH, and that was within the last hour. We're early voting tomorrow ,so we will probably be standing outside in a long line at the Clearwater courthouse.

The weekend's looking pretty good here, compared to what will be going on up there!

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #34 on: October 26, 2012, 04:09:13 PM »
what's up miss p.?

yesterday you were all peaches and cream.
today, no response to my dinner invite on tuesday and seem to be a bit too stressed out.  ???



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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #35 on: October 26, 2012, 04:45:46 PM »
While Weather Channel and others might drive up ratings with hype, the preparatory mode utility companies are in indicates this is on track to be historic.

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #36 on: October 26, 2012, 04:45:57 PM »
what's up miss p.?

yesterday you were all peaches and cream.
today, no response to my dinner invite on tuesday and seem to be a bit too stressed out.  ???

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #37 on: October 26, 2012, 06:31:07 PM »

yesterday you were all peaches and cream.


lmaowut! I must have missed those 2 minutes.
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #38 on: October 26, 2012, 06:47:29 PM »
please refer back to those 2 minutes on her 5th post on this thread when she wanted to marry me.

it didn't last long! ;D
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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #39 on: October 26, 2012, 09:59:30 PM »
This is looking really bad, peel away the cheesy names like Frankenstorm, and you ahve a serious situation, looks like its on track to go jsut south of NYC and right up MissP's ass. Of course we are still a few days out.

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #40 on: October 26, 2012, 10:31:47 PM »
Here in New York I stocked up on necessities for the hurricane, for example I went to Martha's country bakery in Forest Hills and bought a chocolate mousse cake with strawberries and blackberries on top.  The nice young man who waited on me asked if I wanted seven inches or eight?  I thought: He can do that?!?  Anyway he meant the circumference of the cake of course and I went large, although seven inches is usually more than adequate. :)

BTW- Cost: 29 dollars, I kid you not!

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #41 on: October 26, 2012, 11:21:21 PM »
Folks are going nuts here in Richmond -- I would not go anywhere near a grocery store right now.  We are good on food, water and batteries anyway. 
In the 12 years in this house, we've never lost power for more than 30 mins, so not too concerned there.  Hoping the 2 giant trees in our front yard make it through.  Otherwise, just planning on hanging tight at home -- the kindle is all charged up, so might be do a bit of reading in the coming days.

Hope everyone stays safe.

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #42 on: October 26, 2012, 11:49:58 PM »
Here in New York I stocked up on necessities for the hurricane, for example I went to Martha's country bakery in Forest Hills and bought a chocolate mousse cake with strawberries and blackberries on top.  The nice young man who waited on me asked if I wanted seven inches or eight?  I thought: He can do that?!?  Anyway he meant the circumference of the cake of course and I went large, although seven inches is usually more than adequate. :)

BTW- Cost: 29 dollars, I kid you not!

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So you went for 8 inches at 29? and you have some soup, water and crackers for when the cake party ends?
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« Reply #43 on: October 27, 2012, 12:31:29 AM »
please refer back to those 2 minutes on her 5th post on this thread when she wanted to marry me.

it didn't last long! ;D

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« Reply #44 on: October 27, 2012, 12:39:28 AM »
I HAVE A FULL FRIDGE AND TWO MONTHS WORTH OF MEDS... AND A LOT OF PORN

DIRECT HIT FOR PHILLY... YOU FOLKS ARE LIMP WRISTED
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« Reply #45 on: October 27, 2012, 09:14:04 AM »
OOOOOOOOOO yes

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« Reply #46 on: October 27, 2012, 09:19:15 AM »
... names like Frankenstorm, and you ahve a serious situation, looks like its on track to go jsut south of NYC and right up MissP's ass. ..

errr... nevermind.... too easy....
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« Reply #47 on: October 27, 2012, 09:40:50 AM »
this is really going to be a pain. ugh! i HATE having no power and it looks like Connecticut will be dark for quite awhile.
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« Reply #48 on: October 27, 2012, 01:44:24 PM »
this is really going to be a pain. ugh! i HATE having no power and it looks like Connecticut will be dark for quite awhile.
will you all miss me? :'( :-* :-\

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Mary please, you're barely in the cone unless you're east of Stamford

but p., they keep moving the cone. this morning we were in the cone and the northeast quadrant is known to have the worst winds.

also, do you really have that many trees to topple onto power lines in Philly??
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« Reply #50 on: October 27, 2012, 02:29:06 PM »

also, do you really have that many trees to topple onto power lines in Philly??
i think not sugarpie. ;)

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« Reply #51 on: October 27, 2012, 02:43:59 PM »
MissP is teasing you. Philly has trees to be concerned about. Some residential areas, some parks.  It's a beautiful city. http://www.fs.fed.us/nrs/utc/reports/UTC_Report_Philadelphia.pdf

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« Reply #52 on: October 27, 2012, 03:30:56 PM »
i HAVE been to Philly many times.
the airport was always so lovely to see on the way to another destination.
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« Reply #53 on: October 27, 2012, 03:48:20 PM »
Ugh.

Asbury Park is about to get its ass kicked.

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« Reply #54 on: October 27, 2012, 04:26:27 PM »
Ugh.

Asbury Park is about to get its ass kicked.

Yes Tim - you do seem to be in the most dire spot of us all.  Please do take care and protect yourself from harm.

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« Reply #55 on: October 27, 2012, 06:04:27 PM »
Am in Washington, DC and just stocked up on emergency goods.  Lines were long but everyone was cheerful.
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« Reply #56 on: October 27, 2012, 06:32:33 PM »
Hi Tim, I was just thinking about the Jersey coastline today, hope you will be safe and your home as well.  Mainly just evacuate sooner rather than later if you have any doubts.  Be well my fellow easterners.

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« Reply #57 on: October 27, 2012, 07:11:26 PM »
I hope everyone's ok. It looks like a scary storm. Take care.
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« Reply #58 on: October 27, 2012, 07:12:17 PM »
Ugh.

Asbury Park is about to get its ass kicked.

Tim - please be careful...
If you have the slightest doubt regarding whether where you are will be safe, head to other shelter (particularly if you are in a flood zone).

While Category 1 storms are mainly considered "baby storms" down here, it is the flooding that normally causes the most problems. That and the power outages.

If any of you are using generators or any type of non-electric powered space heater - please use them carefully. Also, post storm, as tempting as it may be, best to stay inside for a bit - so many injuries/deaths down here occur after the storm (people coming in contact with live downed power lines or injuring themselves on debris that may be covered with water)

Stay safe all of you all up North and in the storm's path.

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« Reply #59 on: October 27, 2012, 10:15:46 PM »
I just wrote to my NJ friends to check in and they wrote to say they're stuck in FL at Disney due to Sandy's disruption. They may ultimately be safer with Mickey.

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« Reply #60 on: October 28, 2012, 02:14:37 PM »
Freak storm in the Alps, as well, delivering snow and arctic temperatures down to the lakes. Last night was a tease at -1.  I was hauling in plants from the balcony and garden until 2 am.  Tonight -10C!   

A long cold snap killed my palm trees last winter.  Replaced them this summer. They are all now snug and protected, anything not hardy to -5 I've moved inside.

It's a pity to see the geraniums go.  Many years they BURST into fabulous blooms throughout November and on up to Xmas season storms....  Sometimes they get blasted right at Christmas so we get the pretty frosted red and green. 

I don't know what to make of climate change but every year brings surprises. 

I hope everyone takes these storms seriously and protects themselves and their homes...

I'm worried about a good friend in New York who has a magnificent hundreds of years old tree near his house.  It seems its hollow now, not that secure.  Very tall, extremely heavy.   Doesn't have to cash to take it down... 


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« Reply #61 on: October 28, 2012, 03:07:35 PM »
It's a pity to see the geraniums go.  Many years they BURST into fabulous blooms throughout November and on up to Xmas season storms....  Sometimes they get blasted right at Christmas so we get the pretty frosted red and green. 

Why not move your geraniums indoors? My granny always grew them inside.
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« Reply #62 on: October 28, 2012, 03:56:21 PM »
Ugh.

Asbury Park is about to get its ass kicked.

Hi Tim

Please stay safe, I'm trying to keep track of things here in NZ, take care of your babies. I hope it doesn't scare them too much.

To everyone in the path of *Sandy* leave if you can or batten down and stay safe.

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« Reply #63 on: October 28, 2012, 04:07:29 PM »
LANDFALL WILL BE OVER ATLANTIC CITY/PHILLY... FORGET TIM :)

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Re: Death Comes to Philly
« Reply #64 on: October 28, 2012, 04:48:21 PM »
LANDFALL WILL BE OVER ATLANTIC CITY/PHILLY... FORGET TIM :)



According to your own graph, Sandy's first landfall will be south NJ, NOT Philly. And poor Tim is only a stone's throw away from the beach.

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« Reply #65 on: October 28, 2012, 05:58:19 PM »
Sending up prayers and best wishes for all of you who may be affected by the storm...

Stay safe!

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« Reply #66 on: October 28, 2012, 06:13:11 PM »
The storm will hit land Monday evening between Asbury Park and Wildwood, NJ according to latest estimates.  That is too close to Tim so we will have our thoughts with Tim and the Jersey shore people.  After that it looks like it will go inland right by Philly and then cut west toward central Pennsylvania and central NY state.

NYC subways and buses will stop running entirely no later than 9 PM Sunday and will probably not resume until Tuesday. 

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« Reply #67 on: October 28, 2012, 06:48:43 PM »


For all those that will be affected along the eastern seaboard ( and inland), please be careful and heed the warnings.


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« Reply #68 on: October 28, 2012, 07:31:54 PM »
According to your own graph, Sandy's first landfall will be south NJ, NOT Philly. And poor Tim is only a stone's throw away from the beach.

My thoughts are with all of you in the path of this storm. (Even you Miss PeePee) Please stay safe!

I realize you're a backwoods Ohio lass with a Madonna-affected accent who long ago gave up her allegiance to the American flag, but Philadelphia is 50 miles from Southern NJ where landfall will be, and the storm surge will be pushed up the Delaware Bay and cause the Delaware and Schuylkill River to flood in Philadelphia. Landfall is supposed to be in the bay, and Asbury Park is 130 miles north (Northern New Jersey). He'll have a lot of high waves and beach erosion though, but I doubt it will be destroyed like Cape May, NJ which is a historic district consisting of 19th century Victorian wood frame houses. I'm seeing landfall as BELOW Atlantic City, not above. And with the "H" hurricane marking above Philadelphia. It's a very sad day when our forum members refuse to give me the respect I am due.

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« Reply #69 on: October 28, 2012, 07:42:59 PM »
SHOULD WE NOW TAKE BETS ON LANDFALL POSITIONING?  COUGH UP THE MONEY MISSY ANN!  :) ;) :D ;D ::) :P :-*
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« Reply #70 on: October 28, 2012, 07:59:30 PM »
Be safe Tim, Jody! Sending up prayers for you.

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« Reply #71 on: October 28, 2012, 08:10:09 PM »
why don't you take a poll miss pee? :)

while landfall is a factor, i think the tri state area of nj, ny, and yes, connecticut will suffer the brunt of the storm.

i only wish that i am mistaken.

to all of you in the NE, enjoy the ride. the aftermath of a good ride is usually the most painful. :P
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« Reply #72 on: October 28, 2012, 08:17:30 PM »
why don't you take a poll miss pee? :)

Wunderground is predicting landfall at Egg Township/Ocean City, NJ eleven miles south of Atlantic City, or 200 miles south of Norwalk, CT... sorry Mitchypoo, you lose (again), even worse if you live closer to New London.
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« Reply #73 on: October 28, 2012, 08:18:33 PM »
, but Philadelphia is 50 miles from Southern NJ where landfall will be,

 Miss Pee Pee Potty, It's almost the same as your previous mention of Homestead and Miami.  ::)

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« Reply #74 on: October 28, 2012, 08:22:42 PM »
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... sorry Mitchypoo, you lose (again), even worse if you live closer to New London.

i think miss peepoo is really looking forward to the "aftermath". ;)

OUCH!!!
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« Reply #75 on: October 28, 2012, 08:29:03 PM »
i think miss peepoo is really looking forward to the "aftermath". ;)

OUCH!!!

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« Reply #76 on: October 28, 2012, 08:31:01 PM »
LMAO!

never thought of that! ;D
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« Reply #77 on: October 30, 2012, 07:10:32 AM »
To all our East Coast Boardies.........hope that you keep safe on the and warm.I turned on the news here in the UK about  5 am......hope the storm passes   NY soon.

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« Reply #79 on: October 30, 2012, 04:07:05 PM »


We didn't get one bit of snow, but at my aunt's house they, got hit pretty hard.  They're just 45 minutes away.
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« Reply #80 on: October 30, 2012, 05:55:55 PM »
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« Reply #81 on: October 30, 2012, 08:46:21 PM »
Here's an interesting animated .gif of Sandy's hurricane development over several days. It's a large file so it takes a while to load and get going, but it's worth it.
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« Reply #82 on: October 31, 2012, 04:16:12 PM »


check this out -- specifically the close up image of the Seaside Heights, NJ amusement pier which collapsed and the entire roller coaster is sitting in the ocean. This is the pier with rides that was always featured on Jersey Shore.

If you ask me, this is all about ten times worse than Katrina was. Just the money involved -- larger area, densest populated part of the country, some of the most expensive real estate, much larger amounts of infrastructure, etc. And more amazing is that something this huge happened one week before a presidential election.

ps: it never ceases to amaze me how obese Gov. Christie is.
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ps: it never ceases to amaze me how obese Gov. Christie is.

i know! he reminds me of Verucca from Willy Wonka after the blueberry incident. :D
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« Reply #84 on: October 31, 2012, 05:01:17 PM »
Ive seen him on a couple of news reports. Hes been quite good. Even had positive things to say about Obama and FEMA. 

Shocking destruction on the East Coast.  How could Romney take over this project, if he isn't in favor of federal funding???  Or would we have a complete bait and switch. And it would be ironically Romney who proposes the largest public works projects in living memory?  Hmmm.....

Its only human for all these communities to need to say "we will rebuild".  But really as Christie says, everyone better be smart about this, because if its going to be every other year, total coastal destruction, everything should be rethought a bit. 

Who is the leader who can lead this reconception? 

Waterworld here we come.  Maybe we need Kevin Costner.  :o

I dunno. Maybe Bloomberg.  I'm pretty impressed from afar how well NYC prepared in advance to minimize loss of life...  Shut down the subway and save the cars, at least.  Really convince people to evacuate, etc. etc. etc. 
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 :( just when i needed them.
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« Reply #87 on: October 31, 2012, 05:30:30 PM »
so......................................................

miss p.

we haven't seen much footage about the destruction, me-hem, and DEATH in Philly.
what's up with that??? ;)
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« Reply #88 on: October 31, 2012, 06:20:25 PM »
Hi mitch...I don't think Philadelphia was terribly hard hit by Hurricane Sandy.  The New Jersey coast and areas of New York at low levels such as The Rockaways, lower Manhattan and the Long Island coast such as Long Beach were hit very hard.

My parents used to have a bungalow in Far Rockaway (Breezy Point is another community that is part of the Rockaways).  It was an idyllic life to spend summers there as a small child.  My older cousin Randy and I would spend hours at the beach or bicycle riding.  I learned to swim as I was learning to walk.  The boardwalk used to be about 10 feet or so above the sand but as years have gone by the sand has filled in from eastern Long Island and so the boardwalk is right on the sand.  No more "under the boardwalk, down by the sea".  I used to wonder what the teenagers were doing under there!  Years later it was summer camp in the Catskill mountains but there was nothing like those wonderful, carefree boyhood days I spent at Rockaway.

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« Reply #89 on: October 31, 2012, 07:02:52 PM »
Oh Jody, did you hang at the gay section at Riis Park's beach? I went almost every weekend during the summer, unless I scored free berth in East Hampton. The queens really carry at Riis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OD48ZSokUwc

As far as Philly, we were spared a bit because the "eye" of the storm stalled right above the city, so while we had high wind the bad circulation was to the northeast of the eye, so that's what pushed all of the tide into NYC's harbor. If the storm had been further south it would have pushed the tide water up the Delaware Bay instead, and we would have flooded. There were a lot of power outages here though.

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« Reply #90 on: October 31, 2012, 07:41:01 PM »
Hey Jody,

I was just teasing miss p. because, ah, well... she enjoys it so much. :D

It is sad to see the devastation to Jersey and NY. (and connecticut where I live)
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« Reply #91 on: October 31, 2012, 07:43:02 PM »
Hi Guys...

Quick note using a friend's Verizon smartphone -- AT&T is failing me big time.

Asbury Park was hit bad, but not nearly as bad as other Jersey Shore towns, notably the barrier islands (LBI, Seaside Heights, AC, etc.) and towns like Cape May, Belmar and Sea Bright. We're without power, landlines and Internet; there's a big ol' cedar tree sitting on top of my house; the looting and burglaries are picking up... But all humans and animals in the house are well and accounted for... and we made out better than many others in town.

We're looking at 10 to 14 days without power and, as anyone who has been in a hurricane before knows, long lines and occasional chaos is expected (and already evident).  Fingers crossed it doesn't get too cold before power is restored.

So much for starting my new job at TAG on a good foot. The NYC office is still without power and NJ Transit Coast line is seriously damaged -- but I'm hopeful for next week.

Anyway, that's where we're at.

Hope everyone else is okay; I imagine this hurricane has affected a whole lot of us.

All the best,

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« Reply #92 on: October 31, 2012, 07:45:35 PM »
Sounds awful, Tim.

I just talked to a good friend who lives in Hoboken and it's badly flooded all over. I'm not sure how one would survive for 2 weeks without electricity.
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« Reply #93 on: October 31, 2012, 07:49:13 PM »
Hi Guys...

Quick note using a friend's Verizon smartphone -- AT&T is failing me big time.

Asbury Park was hit bad, but not nearly as bad as other Jersey Shore towns, notably the barrier islands (LBI, Seaside Heights, AC, etc.) and towns like Cape May, Belmar and Sea Bright. We're without power, landlines and Internet; there's a big ol' cedar tree sitting on top of my house; the looting and burglaries are picking up... But all humans and animals in the house are well and accounted for... and we made out better than many others in town.

We're looking at 10 to 14 days without power and, as anyone who has been in a hurricane before knows, long lines and occasional chaos is expected (and already evident).  Fingers crossed it doesn't get too cold before power is restored.

So much for starting my new job at TAG on a good foot. The NYC office is still without power and NJ Transit Coast line is seriously damaged -- but I'm hopeful for next week.

Anyway, that's where we're at.

Hope everyone else is okay; I imagine this hurricane has affected a whole lot of us.

All the best,

Tim

Oh geez Tim :(  Please take care our yourself! They had some shots today on CNN of Asbury PArk and some neighboring towns, just looks awful.

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« Reply #94 on: October 31, 2012, 07:49:56 PM »
Hi David, no I didn't hang out at Riis Park when I was eight years old!  Seriously it is a cool gay and gay friendly beach at the south end of the Rockaways.  I can actually take two buses there from my apartment.  It is always cool to see gay men enjoying a day at the beach here in Queens.   I used to go with several friends, most recently Joe who has moved to San Francisco who most members met visiting San Fran for AMG'07.

Swimming at Riis was tough, quite an undertow in the waters there.  Reminder to self- never swim too close to a pier if you don't want to get swept a hundred feet or so from where you were involuntarily! I know Breezy Point and Belle Harbor which is right near Riis were hit hard so I can just imagine what Riis looks like.

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« Reply #95 on: October 31, 2012, 07:53:03 PM »
Hi Tim, good to hear you guys and your animal buddies are doing as well as can be expected.  Hope you can get power back sooner rather than later.  Be careful with some of the folks who try to take advantage during these times.

TAG can wait for your services, when you start there you will always remember Hurricane Sandy but when you arrive put your right foot forward and you will be a great addition to their great work for us all.

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« Reply #96 on: October 31, 2012, 08:32:36 PM »

I dunno. Maybe Bloomberg.  I'm pretty impressed from afar how well NYC prepared in advance to minimize loss of life...  Shut down the subway and save the cars, at least.  Really convince people to evacuate, etc. etc. etc.

Please that tyrant can't take credit for any of that.  It was Andy Cuomo who stepped up to the plate and ordered the MTA shut down and told people that Sandy was nothing to take lightly.  The midget only rode on coat tails in order to lift himself out of the grave he dug himself into when he fucked up during the blizzard and told us to go see a Broadway show  ::)
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« Reply #97 on: October 31, 2012, 09:46:00 PM »
The DailyMail in the UK has a somewhat extensive photo gallery and accompanying article about the devastation from hurricane Sandy.

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« Reply #98 on: November 01, 2012, 12:32:59 AM »
I have tons of extended family in New Jersey (it's where I grew up), and my sister and brother-in-law still live in Union.  I was able to speak to her exactly once yesterday and not since, but at least her house is in one piece, and not flooded.  I remember hurricanes when growing up in New Jersey (like Agnes in 1972), but that pales in comparison to Sandy.  This is reminding me of summer vacations I spent at the Jersey shore on Long Beach Island.  My cousin still has a house there -- or at least he did.

I hope everyone up there gets the help they need.
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« Reply #99 on: November 01, 2012, 01:21:58 AM »
I saw the pics in the Daily Mail yesterday....and UK TV is showing lots of coverage.The one good thing is that  the majority of  people  pull together to help each other in rough times.Hope that people get their power and water back asap.

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« Reply #100 on: November 01, 2012, 01:30:32 AM »
The DailyMail in the UK has a somewhat extensive photo gallery and accompanying article about the devastation from hurricane Sandy.

Link:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2225108/Hurricane-Sandy-2012-pictures-FIFTY-DEAD--NOT-over.html


Those are some phenomenal pictures , showing the massive amounts of destruction. It's going to take an awful long time to get back to some sort of normalcy.

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« Reply #101 on: November 03, 2012, 08:13:57 PM »
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« Reply #103 on: November 03, 2012, 08:21:06 PM »
Oh dear Will, is the Vegas bus terminal closed? :D

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« Reply #105 on: November 05, 2012, 08:03:28 PM »
"Significant" Nor'Easter, Plummeting Temps Will Hit City This Week

Those Mayans were clearly on to something.

We just got power back an hour ago. Thirty-six hours to live large before doing it all over again.

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« Reply #106 on: November 05, 2012, 09:56:32 PM »
Recent reports have the Wednesday night Nor'easter going further east and affecting Long Island more than New Jersey.  The further east the less rain and surge, the more cold which is good if the power stays on.  Sunday night was hell for folks who stayed home I'm sure Tim, so you simply must give us the juicy details on how you stayed warm! ;)  But I hope Wednesday won't be bad.  No full moon either which is good for the tides.

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« Reply #107 on: November 05, 2012, 10:29:28 PM »
I just read that a place 10 miles south of Asbury Park has returned mandatory evacuations:

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« Reply #108 on: November 06, 2012, 01:48:36 PM »
For what it's worth, indeed many forecast models last night were indicating a further east situation as Jody mentioned. However, NOAA has stated that forecast confidence is lower than average for this event, and that new guidance models this morning have reversed last night's trend and moved it back west. They're even expecting 1-4" of snow along I-95, but not east to the shore areas.

I suppose this is a way of saying "we don't have a clue" and to be prepared anyway.

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