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post #1 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 09:02 AM Thread Starter
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Minus 40 last night

Now that is cold. I write this just prior to heading out to feed and water and I'm not looking forward to it. When this cold the air seems to suck the air from the lungs.
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post #2 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 10:47 AM
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Holy Hanneford is that cold! Be careful out there.

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post #3 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:12 AM
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Oh my! That is awful. How do you even keep a house warm (I know warm is a relative term!)?

Hope it warms up soon!
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post #4 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:16 AM
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It's been -40 here all weekend...Layers, layers, layers! Cover your face!
I know what you mean, just walking from my vehicle to a grocery store, my breath is shortened and I feel like I am having an anxiety attack since I start to panic. Sure isn't a pleasant feeling.
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post #5 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:19 AM
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Same sort of temps here, and the house water is frozen, GREAT.
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post #6 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:21 AM
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Aw man...and here I was complaining about -10. Yikes!
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post #7 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:24 AM
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Windchill for me right now is -35F. In the sun.

Actual temperature is -12F.
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post #8 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:31 AM
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Warm down there then, just checked we are at -20*f actual and we are at -44*F windchill, yup that 's officially cold
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post #9 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:40 AM
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post #10 of 90 Old 01-21-2013, 11:51 AM
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Please don't send it our way - though it seems to be dropping by the hour here today
I think it was about 2 weeks ago that my aunt who lives in Ontario said it was 'springlike' there so a huge change
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