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Old 02-09-2009
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The snow is almost gone. The snow is almost melted. It's going to be 60+ tomorrow. The snow will be melted. It'll all be gone. The snow will be gone wedneday. WTF
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Fuckin' A! I need to get the Filthy Oar out.
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Yeah, looking at the SnoTels, looks like we picked up a bit in last 36 hours .......

http://www.wunderground.com/StateSnowDepth.asp?state=WY
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Ha ha... there's a Wyoming Snotel Site called, "Big Sandy Opening"!! Funny shit, man.
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Snowy's have over 100 inches it looks like. It doesn't look all that far from Battle Mountain. Road trip?
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Don't get your hopes up concerning that Battle Mountain Site. That snow depth is definitely not real. Look at the snow water equivalent. No way you get 140" of base out of a 9.5" snow water equivalent. That's why the base falls from 135" to 53" in one hour in some spots. I guess depth doesn't matter though. It's what falls the day before you get there that matters.
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Ha ha... there's a Wyoming Snotel Site called, "Big Sandy Opening"!! Funny shit, man.
Big Sandy opening is near South Pass area. Looks like they've been staying right around 36". Sitting at 9k I would have expected more.


Yeah Cuzz, Snowies have been steadily getting small storms for awhile now.

Battle has been screwed up for a few weeks now.
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Even our snowplow piles are almost gone lol. The grass is wet and soggy, fuckin water everywhere. On a brighter note we're back to freezing temps lol. Suppose to get some snow tomorrow through sunday, hopefully it happens. I pick up the A-arm for the dragon today and will have it installed tomorrow. Also installing a Skinz floatplate to hopefully minimize future carnage.
I got a call yesterday from the guy that wanted to come with me to the UP. He plans on doing a weekend trip to the Munising area in April. Date isn't set yet but I think I'm going to attend. I told him it really depends on if I can make it west or not lol. If I can get enough time off to go out west then I'll be going for a spring ride, if not I'll do Munising. I'm going to kind of play it by ear and see if I can pull a last minute ride out west in spring, hopefully some of you will be able to as well. If not then I'll just head to Gillette and see what the geezer can throw down.
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BigHorns will have snow well into the spring this year, they've been getting above normal on northern end. Decide on a date and I'll try to get freed up.
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really having thoughts of throwing some ice tires on the yz and going for a rip. especially if it's going to be warm.

just hope i still have the big jets somewhere... lol
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The bikes were getting 79 to 85 mph at the radar run the other day. One guy stoked the crowd by riding a wheelie the whole 1000 feet. His speed wasn't great though.
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Decide on a date and I'll try to get freed up.
That's the thing, I may not know until a week before lol.
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i could do that, but i don't trust the screws in my tires that much all i need is one shift on the ice and i'd be hurtin lol.
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I wasn't impressed by the studs those bikes were running. The ice-oval bikes use huge ice chisel picks, but the radar run kids had little tiny things that barely stuck out. The guy that ran the early 80's Kawi 4 cyl street bike looked like he just stuck a few thumbtacks in his rear tire.
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i think i had 85 Sheet metal screws last i checked in the ice tires. really don't use em much, so didn't put much time into getting a good set for it
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7 inches tomorrow?
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Snow is coming. Headed to Houghton Lake Area on Friday morning. 6-10" is the forecast there.
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And how did this turn out for everyone?

Got Snow?
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Fuck yeah we have snow!! Well about 3" lol, suppose to get 6"+ today and tonight though. Should have more than a foot by saturday if it keeps up.
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Not hardly worth measuring it if it's less than a foot is it?
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we have snow, but it's like a fucking brick
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Get to practice your trail skills huh?
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nope, haven't taken the sled out since Feb 8th
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Carving on hardpack is always fun, to try.........
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