Tropical Storm Irene

Discussion in 'Florida Lawn Care Forum' started by billslawn89, Aug 21, 2011.

  1. billslawn89

    billslawn89 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,365

    Well..its been all over the local news here in sarasota county as well as the weather channel...Is this going to be the first hurricane of this season. The tracking as of 9am shows a Cat 1 for friday, 2am hitting around miami moving right thru florida. Should be interesting, I guess I better sharpen my chains for my chain you all think?
  2. TexasFire221

    TexasFire221 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Texas
    Messages: 480

    Can you please tell her to pass Florida up and park herself over Central Texas. We havent had rain since January. There are town without water and wild fires that are out of control here. My business is shot. Went from 92 lawns to 10. We need rain bad.
  3. CkLandscapingOrlando

    CkLandscapingOrlando LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 652

    I dont want to hear what they got to say till 2 days out
  4. Landscape Poet

    Landscape Poet LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,638

    Agreed. Casey Anthony Trial is is now the big news story. Very well could come but I would wait until a couple days before making any big plans. For the newbs - if you do not have a chainsaw and pole saw....this very could be your best investments if it does come through.
  5. CkLandscapingOrlando

    CkLandscapingOrlando LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 652

    Yea if you aint got a saw in Fl you'll lose a ton of cash after one thats for sure
  6. Landscaping By Gregory

    Landscaping By Gregory LawnSite Member
    from Florida
    Messages: 18

    Cahin up saw up oil up and lets get some storm money...........

  7. justanotherlawnguy

    justanotherlawnguy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,282

    I love storm money, especially about 2 days prior. People go nuts and just want everything trimmed!
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  8. Ric

    Ric LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,969


    Sorry Guys

    But I see this storm more from a victims angle than a big money maker.

  9. zturncutter

    zturncutter LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,308

    Yeah, I have to agree, I will never look at them the same again. Always a knot in my stomach !
  10. Ric

    Ric LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,969


    We both have seen the eye of that Tiger.


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