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  1. Belated report: 8 a.m this morning -- 15/16 inch, or 0.94
  2. CameronCat

    2018 The Year Of Being Meteorologically Cheated Summaries

    All the stats notwithstanding, somebody or something owes me a summer. I was robbed by rain and harassed by the humidity! I can't remember any summer with fewer "nice" days.
  3. Over-performing indeed! Accum = 4-7/8 inches (4.875") , Temp 29 and changing to mostly ice pellets.
  4. Snow began here 10:30 a.m. Checking at 1:30 showed 3.5" accum and 28 degrees. Just beginning to change to sleet now. Edited to add: at this posting, ChesCo EMS Dispatch shows over 90 active traffic incidents.
  5. CameronCat

    Lawn/Garden/Golf Thread

    Heh! Oops ... Came out this morning to a light but even coating of frost on the front yard. Thanks to others for the guidance but the answer on grass seed this late is now plain: Nope!
  6. CameronCat

    Lawn/Garden/Golf Thread

    Your opinions, please ... I see no freezing overnight temps prog'd for the next 8-10 days or so. How say you on putting down grass seed this late? Any hope of survival? Thanks in advance!
  7. CameronCat

    Temps/Obs/Boring Weather Discussion

    Yes, I've noticed the same about the leaves. My property is well-treed, as are my neighbors' yards; some are browning and some are not. I came back from my 4 day weekend trip to find the front yard covered with leaves and the back yard peppered as well. Looks like "leaf madness" has begun earlier than normal this year.
  8. CameronCat

    Lawn/Garden/Golf Thread

    Re: thistles ... Pull or dig carefully; they can have very long roots and will re-sprout if you leave too much in the ground.
  9. CameronCat

    7/17 Thunderstorms & Pcpn Observations

    1.3" total (1- 5/16 inch)
  10. CameronCat

    7/17 Thunderstorms & Pcpn Observations

    Ladies and gentlemen ... now THIS is a thunderstorm! Solid gusts, plenty sound and light and deluging rain. Radar shows more to come -- hang on!
  11. CameronCat

    Temperature/Obs/Boring Weather Discussion

    Yep, rain just started here @ 78 deg but also still carrying a DP of 73. Thick air -- Yecch!
  12. CameronCat

    Lawn/Garden/Golf Thread

    *ding* Paging member LaddM. Please contact CameronCat via PM or the alternate e-mail address. Thank you. CamCat
  13. CameronCat

    Lawn/Garden/Golf Thread

    Done, and thanks!
  14. CameronCat

    Lawn/Garden/Golf Thread

    That may be the ultimate solution but my neighbor and I think there's an easier way. I just need someone to confirm our thinking and do the work.