Post Reply 
 
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Votes - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Terrible Weather
Author Message
ecignut Offline
Squonk and Toodle Club Member
*******
Senior Staff

Posts: 12,591
Likes Given: 18,240
Likes Received: 20,733 in 9,936 posts
Joined: Apr 2015
Reputation: 249
Post: #1
Terrible Weather
Good Afternoon everyone - although it is not for a lot of people - here in the UK and in America. Bad flooding here in the UK in parts of Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria and in the USA it has been tornados and lots of people killed in Texas and around the Mississippi. It would be nice to hear from you all to say you are safe and well - all the best.
27-12-2015 01:39 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 1 user Likes ecignut's post:
Whiskey (12-28-2015)
Don Online
Squonk and Toodle Club Member
*******
Senior Staff

Posts: 14,456
Likes Given: 12,494
Likes Received: 20,116 in 9,684 posts
Joined: Dec 2013
Reputation: 228
Post: #2
RE: Terrible Weather
Fine here apart from a stinker of a cold. It's bright and clear here now and just above freezing.

TVF tested battery info to be found here

http://www.preventsuicideapp.com

[Image: 24291313393_16615b20b2_m.jpg]
27-12-2015 01:41 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
ecignut Offline
Squonk and Toodle Club Member
*******
Senior Staff

Posts: 12,591
Likes Given: 18,240
Likes Received: 20,733 in 9,936 posts
Joined: Apr 2015
Reputation: 249
Post: #3
RE: Terrible Weather
Hi Don - glad you are OK - thanks for 'reporting in'. It is lovely and sunny here today and not cold at all - it is this mild weather of course that is causing the problem - it is always the same if we have a mild winter.
27-12-2015 01:54 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
gentlydoingit* Offline
TVF FreeCycle Manager
******
FreeCycle Manager

Posts: 6,224
Likes Given: 7,497
Likes Received: 9,738 in 4,298 posts
Joined: Nov 2015
Reputation: 193
Post: #4
RE: Terrible Weather
It seems to be overcast or raining in the Midlands.. always! 
No life threatening weather here ecig, we tend not to get much in the way of severity in these parts, luckily!

Don't forget to apply for the freecycle section!
http://www.thevapingforum.com/Forum-FreeCycle--191
27-12-2015 01:58 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Xprimentyl Offline
Senior Member
****

Posts: 492
Likes Given: 402
Likes Received: 776 in 379 posts
Joined: Apr 2015
Reputation: 2
Post: #5
RE: Terrible Weather
Yeah, it's been some scary stuff. Last night, a tornado touched down in Garland, TX which is all of about 5 miles from where I live in Plano, TX. Death toll is already at 11 and they're still scouring and assessing the breadth of the damage; they expect it'll go up...

I'm from the north where tornado sirens are only heard when they test them, so I'm really desensitized to them; I need to break that habit because down here in the south, when you hear them, it generally means a very real and eminent threat. I heard them last night and was more annoyed than anything; to wake up and find 11 people were killed 5 miles from where I was trying to sleep is both terrifying and humbling...

There's no ‘I’ in ‘TEAM.’ There’s no ‘U’ either. It doesn’t appear the TEAM needs us, so let’s go grab a beer!Drinks
27-12-2015 03:31 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 3 users Like Xprimentyl's post:
ecignut (12-27-2015), gentlydoingit* (12-27-2015), Spasmod (12-27-2015)
ecignut Offline
Squonk and Toodle Club Member
*******
Senior Staff

Posts: 12,591
Likes Given: 18,240
Likes Received: 20,733 in 9,936 posts
Joined: Apr 2015
Reputation: 249
Post: #6
RE: Terrible Weather
(27-12-2015 03:31 PM)Xprimentyl Wrote:  Yeah, it's been some scary stuff. Last night, a tornado touched down in Garland, TX which is all of about 5 miles from where I live in Plano, TX. Death toll is already at 11 and they're still scouring and assessing the breadth of the damage; they expect it'll go up...

I'm from the north where tornado sirens are only heard when they test them, so I'm really desensitized to them; I need to break that habit because down here in the south, when you hear them, it generally means a very real and eminent threat. I heard them last night and was more annoyed than anything; to wake up and find 11 people were killed 5 miles from where I was trying to sleep is both terrifying and humbling...
Terrifying and humbling - nothing truer than that - there is only one boss on this planet - Mother Nature.
27-12-2015 04:39 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 1 user Likes ecignut's post:
Whiskey (12-28-2015)
TinWhisker Offline
Squonkin' with Sasquatch
*******
Senior Staff

Posts: 14,669
Likes Given: 20,866
Likes Received: 23,309 in 10,795 posts
Joined: Aug 2015
Reputation: 228
Post: #7
RE: Terrible Weather
No tornadoes here but massive flooding. Solid heavy rain for two days now and continuing tomorrow. Dry so far at the house but it's rough.
27-12-2015 11:29 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Chuck-Drl Offline
Resident Wiseguy
*****
FreeCycle

Posts: 3,682
Likes Given: 3,976
Likes Received: 5,948 in 2,653 posts
Joined: Jul 2015
Reputation: 133
Post: #8
RE: Terrible Weather
unseasonably warm and wet in New England . only snowed once and not even enough to leave a foot print in .

Why be normal when wierd is so much fun.
28-12-2015 01:34 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Don Online
Squonk and Toodle Club Member
*******
Senior Staff

Posts: 14,456
Likes Given: 12,494
Likes Received: 20,116 in 9,684 posts
Joined: Dec 2013
Reputation: 228
Post: #9
RE: Terrible Weather
Unseasonably warm (9C, 50F) and very thick fog here today. I doubt the fog will lift any time soon.

TVF tested battery info to be found here

http://www.preventsuicideapp.com

[Image: 24291313393_16615b20b2_m.jpg]
28-12-2015 09:34 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Robjenko Offline
Squonk and toodle Club Member
******
Super Moderators

Posts: 5,521
Likes Given: 2,318
Likes Received: 8,038 in 3,797 posts
Joined: Dec 2014
Reputation: 124
Post: #10
RE: Terrible Weather
Quite warm here we are lucky in Cardiff flood wise, My heart goes out to those who have had Xmas ruined this year. My son has been deployed a few time for floods up north and is on standby today.

Vaping Saves Lives. To vape is to advocate..
28-12-2015 02:11 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply