whos getting lake effect?

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by dnc19694339, Apr 2, 2013.

  1. dnc19694339

    dnc19694339 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 208

    We got 5 inches of snow last night and this morning and it is still coming down. last year we were 3 weeks in to our season now!

    is this throwing a wrench in any one else spring plans?

    We probly wont me mowing till May at this rate.
  2. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,465

    Some snow falling now. Same was cutting for 3 wks last yr at this time.
  3. Snydermf

    Snydermf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 89

    Got about an inch and half last night and this morning, last year I started mowing this week, hoping to start in 2-3 weeks this year... It was a much better plow season than last year though....
  4. Nate'sLawnCare

    Nate'sLawnCare LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,001

    Ah, I remember the lake effect experience when I spent a couple of winters in Rome, NY during the early 90's. People that have never lived in an area that gets this type of localized heavy snow just can't understand how you can go to bed with a little snow on the ground and wake up with a foot or more.

    I don't miss it other than the snowmobiling. Our local weather guy did say last night that this March was the 6th coldest on record.
  5. Rvldesign

    Rvldesign LawnSite Member
    Messages: 200

    no snow here in the south but its been raining 3+ days a week and cold fronts seem to never stop coming. had already done 3-4 mowing by this time last year.
  6. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,362

    No snow no rain we are irrigating and mowing away.
  7. Glenn Lawn Care

    Glenn Lawn Care LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,645

    No snow here, suppose to be in the 50s rest of the week. I was almost done with clean ups at this time last year.
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  8. 20/20

    20/20 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 164

    5-6" and it's still comming down. Personally I don't care about the snow but this below 20degree F then add in the dang windchill and I'm just flat out PO'ed
  9. Armsden&Son

    Armsden&Son LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,358

    Flurries off and on last night... just a dusting though. More flurries today amounting to nothing more than a dusting... Lake Champlain is a BEAST!!!!!
  10. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,465

    That pond?:laugh:

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