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    Winter of 06-07 is going to be....

    mild? Cold? A bad one? What do you think?
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    Probably a mix of sun, rain, and fog for us bay area folks.

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    Here's what NOAA says. Since I define "cold" as anything below 50 degrees, it's unfortunately going to be another cold winter here.

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    After the summer we've had here? WELCOME.
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    Hoping for cold enough and long enough to kill off some of the mosquito population.

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    typical.......dry & mild.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SpiderMike
    Hoping for cold enough and long enough to kill off some of the mosquito population.
    Amen, Spider.
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    I hear for the NE it'll be colder than last year's but warmer than the last 30 year's average.

    In other words, it'll be cold, you're more than likely to get a few snow storms, maybe even a major one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Fixer
    typical.......dry & mild.
    Huh? What's this winter that you speak of?
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    its going to be 65 on christmas with low winds, And Im going to do a century around the Cape.

    Its getting cold recently though
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    Quote Originally Posted by phantomcow2
    mild? Cold? A bad one? What do you think?
    In the North-east expect below average temperatures and above averages of precipitation. Not sure if their will be a lot of rain and snow though.
    Tropical pole vaulting is the shiznit.

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    The wooly worms here in the MW are prognostigating a cold and snowy winter early and milder in late winter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    The wooly worms here in the MW are prognostigating a cold and snowy winter early and milder in late winter.

    Do you read the Farmers almanac?.
    Tropical pole vaulting is the shiznit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hi565
    its going to be 65 on christmas with low winds, And Im going to do a century around the Cape.

    Its getting cold recently though
    65 on christmas??????
    does that mean I get a free pass and skip it all together for a ride?!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by blonduathlongrl
    65 on christmas??????
    does that mean I get a free pass and skip it all together for a ride?!!
    Why does that sound soooooooo good?

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    yeah, I wish... Im allready thinking of a way I could get out for an hour and I dont think that's going to happend...

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    It'll be between 50-60 degrees here during winter. We never have weather that hinders riding.

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    I try not to ride when there is snow on the road. I have ridden on black ice a couple times (not on purpose). That was definitely interesting.
    Why isn't 11 pronounced onety one?

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    The sun will generally rise from the east and set in the west for the winter. That is all.

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    My hopes are that it will not snow too much, even if it is cold. As little ice on the road as possible, to motivate me to keep riding outdoors in the winter!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Gear Jammer
    Do you read the Farmers almanac?.
    Nope, just the wolly worms and they have a 'reasonable" accuracy. What's the almanac say?
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    Quote Originally Posted by phantomcow2
    My hopes are that it will not snow too much, even if it is cold. As little ice on the road as possible, to motivate me to keep riding outdoors in the winter!
    You can do it. I was able to commute an average of 3 days per week last winter. I did run into a little black ice. It was exciting.
    Why isn't 11 pronounced onety one?

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    eeeh, I don't feel so courageous that I want to go looking for black ice. I just have nasty images of me slipping, torn clothes, or even me slip into the road.
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    Quote Originally Posted by phantomcow2
    eeeh, I don't feel so courageous that I want to go looking for black ice. I just have nasty images of me slipping, torn clothes, or even me slip into the road.
    2 words: Studded Tires!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
    2 words: Studded Tires!
    You know, my frame has such tight clearance, I don't think studded tires will even fit! Even with my 700x25 tires, there is only 3 or 4mm clearance witht he FD clamp on the seat tube.
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