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Old 01-28-2007, 04:32 AM   #1051
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This morning its about 6C (41F) not so bad compared to last week it was fffreeezing! Got down to -3C (26F) !!! I miss California weather big time!

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Old 01-28-2007, 09:22 AM   #1052
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Looks like Mother Nature got off her lazy butt and decided to get an attitude. After having relatively mild - 40s and 50s F - it was 20 F when I got up this morning. I'm sure it went into the teens during the night. Our outdoor kitties stayed in their protected house with the 75-watt light bulb. Sometimes I think they say "thank you" to us for making it warm and safe for them.

Gonna be very, very cold the next few days. Perhaps some flurries.

The cold drove out another raccoon, so we have one in the trap on the front porch this morning. That makes 3 'possums and 4 raccoons. I think there's at least one more to capture before we'll be rid of whomever is walking around between the second and third floor of our house. Have yet to figure out how they're getting in. I could hope they'd freeze their butts off, but they're too well insulated and furry for that.

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Old 01-28-2007, 10:52 AM   #1053
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It's almost 11:00 AM, the sun is out, it's a balmy 18 degrees.
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Old 01-28-2007, 11:19 AM   #1054
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It's a little cool here in Nayarit, MX - only about 73F right now, at 11:15 on a Sunday morning. Should get up to around 82F today, with a low of 60F. Scattered clouds. Actually, it is usually a little warmer here this time of year - we are expecting some rain midweek. The tourists will be disappointed...but after the hot and humid summer/fall, it's nice to put a blanket on the bed. And have an excuse to make some minestrone soup.
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Old 01-28-2007, 11:23 AM   #1055
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Weather now? Cold. Dang cold!

Air temperature - 0 F

Wind Chill - teens below zero F
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Old 01-28-2007, 12:50 PM   #1056
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It's calm and 22 degrees. Very little snow for t his time of the year.
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Old 01-28-2007, 01:03 PM   #1057
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Not that cold (in the 40s), but cloudy, dank and damp, so it feels colder. Another flannel jammies and hot chocolate kind of day.
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Old 01-28-2007, 03:40 PM   #1058
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It's cold and clear here. Weather prediction for the next few days will be very cold, no rain and snow as yet. Very unusual January this year!
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Old 01-28-2007, 03:49 PM   #1059
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I had to go get my F to C conversion chart to figure out what you guys were talking about.
It was a warm 11C (52F) here this week, today it is -1C (30F) which is still very for Janurary.
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Old 01-28-2007, 05:08 PM   #1060
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BRRRRR! I'm showing 13 degrees. Our friends to the north (I'm looking at you, Canada ) are being very generous with the Arctic air. I'm not complaining tho, it's a great excuse to get the fireplace roaring!

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