horned0wl93 at gmail.com
Fri Dec 26 03:53:11 CST 2008
> herb cee wrote:
>>> You can HAVE it! We had about an inch and a half that stuck to the
>>> ground here in North Houston (Baja Spring) a couple of weeks ago.
>>> You think the traffic is bad in Houston, on a -good- day? Try with
>>> rain tossed in. Heaven forbid it ever snow here, again. These
>>> idiots would KILL themselves!
>> Hey Geoff, remember the Feb. ice storm in 1989 when in 3 days there
>> were over 2,000 recorded auto accidents in the Houston area. I
>> remember living in Todd Mission and that it got down to 5f for couple
>> days and was below freezing several days. I don't recall the number
>> of deaths but was quiet a few.
>> Here in Bedias (90mi N of Houston) we got 3" in this last snow and it
>> lasted 1/2 a day.
> All this time, Herb, I thought you were in the San Antonio area. I
> was, until mid-August of this year. Had been there for 49 years and 8
> and a half months (minus 4.5 years in SoCal, and 6 mos in
> Pasa-GET-DOWN-dena, Texas)
> Appears as if you're recovering well from your heart attack. I hope
> that healing trend continues.
> Wasn't here in 89 for the freeze. I was in San Antonio in Feb of
> 1984, when it was 9f for a high, for 4 days. Pipes froze, water was
> everywhere, the city was shut down and (as they say in Southern
> Louisiana) it wuddn't nuttin' nice!
And nobody mentions the San Antonio snows of January 1985, where we had
18" on e Saturday, and 11" the next. The lawn was really nice that summer...
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