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Offline MountainDon

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Record Breaking Frost Depths?
« on: June 03, 2014, 01:30:42 PM »
My sister lives in Winnipeg where I lived until I moved to NM. Her and her husband have a cottage on Lake Winnipeg. It received some major frost movements this past winter. Doors drag, one is jammed, windows have stuck and a couple of cupboard doors won't open. The frost went almost 9 feet deep there.  In Winnipeg there are still people were hundreds of people whose water line from the city utility forze and were frozen for weeks on end.

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Re: Record Breaking Frost Depths?
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2014, 08:02:13 PM »
  I worked in St. Paul, Mn during January. Frost there was at 5 feet. The most I've seen in years. Minus 15 for the high temps.

Global Warming / Climate Change ????   ???

Or just plain old midwest cold?


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