Tropical Storm Arlene

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by gatormowing, Jun 10, 2005.

  1. Fantasy Lawns

    Fantasy Lawns LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I LUV this time of year .... separates the men from the boys ..... even last week with almost 10" of rain in 6 days we were done before noon Sat ( 1st Sat mow day in 2 years) .... Good Thing we cut grass on Memorial Day

    This week we were done by 4pm today .... I've given out at-least 10 estimate in last 3 days picking up 4 .... 1 is a fatty sitting on the River ..... those fools hadn't cut it in 10 days ..... 7 figure home

    Hope it rains ALL weekend to keep the weekend warriors on their toes ;->
     
  2. ProCare Lawn Service

    ProCare Lawn Service LawnSite Member
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    Gotta be careful, lightning kills more people each year than most any other natural phenomenon.
     
  3. C&KLawnCare

    C&KLawnCare LawnSite Member
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    REMEMBER: If you can hear thunder,
    you are close enough to the storm to be
    struck by lightning!!!
     
  4. DLS1

    DLS1 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    You guys cutting in the rain must be crazy. Where their is rain their can be lightning. There is always another day to cut grass unless you get struck by lightning.
     
  5. Oldtimer

    Oldtimer LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Arlene is probably just a tune up for us. We are east of her path, the worst place to be.

    Oldtimer
    Waiting it out in Pensacola, Florida
     
  6. Scapegoat

    Scapegoat LawnSite Member
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    Hope she stays less than a hurricane. You still got alot of blue roofs up there? Still plenty here on the Treasure Coast.
     
  7. Oldtimer

    Oldtimer LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Blue roofs everywhere. 255 days since Ivan.

    Oldtimer
     
  8. KINGjosh

    KINGjosh LawnSite Senior Member
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    Its been raining for the past 2 weeks for me. I will cut in the rain if I have to. The one thing I realized I need is a seriuos blower for that wet grass. Probably gonna get the Red Max 8000000001
     
  9. lawnman_scott

    lawnman_scott LawnSite Fanatic
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    I am starting to lean in that direction also. It just weighs soooo much.
     
  10. Scapegoat

    Scapegoat LawnSite Member
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    Nice to see you guys up there didn't take too bad a hit today.
     

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