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ROCHESTER, N.Y. - A deep Arctic freeze refused to relinquish its grip over the Northeast and Midwest early Tuesday, keeping teeth chattering and temperatures at bone-chilling lows.

Here in ALBUQUERQUE it is sunny and beautiful and in the high 50s for the fifth day in a row.

hstencil (hstencil), Tuesday, 18 January 2005 23:44 (seventeen years ago) link

tell me your ARCTIC COLD stories.

hstencil (hstencil), Tuesday, 18 January 2005 23:46 (seventeen years ago) link

It is under 60 today... make it stop.

gygax! (gygax!), Tuesday, 18 January 2005 23:48 (seventeen years ago) link

A lot of walking from the F to Nicole's house (about 13 blocks). Walking from sixth avenue to union square because the L wasn't running to eighth avenue (admittedly not a very long walk.) slipping on ice outside AMERICAN APPARELL on the way to get keys made & get taco.

currently 12 degrees with a windchill of -3. yr lucky yr away, joel

Ian John50n (orion), Tuesday, 18 January 2005 23:49 (seventeen years ago) link

It was in the 80s earlier!

world's best grandpa (deangulberry), Tuesday, 18 January 2005 23:53 (seventeen years ago) link

yesterday i was only wearing a t-shirt. when i was hiking around the petroglyph national monument today, i had to take my sweatshirt off.

hstencil (hstencil), Tuesday, 18 January 2005 23:54 (seventeen years ago) link

Santa Ana winds here and temps in the 70s.

Tim Ellison (Tim Ellison), Tuesday, 18 January 2005 23:55 (seventeen years ago) link

meanwhile, record high temperatures in russian winter have woken bears from hibernation:

(Jon L), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 00:00 (seventeen years ago) link

oops, wrong article, that one referred to neighboring ESTONIA

(Jon L), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 00:03 (seventeen years ago) link

i am not too far away from the santa ana casino.

hstencil (hstencil), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 00:06 (seventeen years ago) link

It is 6 degrees now.

tokyo rosemary (rosemary), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 00:38 (seventeen years ago) link

here, ice to balmy weather in the blink of an eye.

jack cole (jackcole), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 01:11 (seventeen years ago) link

i went swimming and went outside with wet hair. it was a hair-owing experience.

caitlin oh no (caitxa1), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 01:28 (seventeen years ago) link


cutty (mcutt), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 01:38 (seventeen years ago) link

I went down in the elevator today with a guy wearing running shoes and a trenchcoat (and not obviously anything else). I hope he was going to the gym across the street.

gabbneb (gabbneb), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 02:40 (seventeen years ago) link

yeah... on friday it was thunderstorms at in the upper 60s. on saturday it was high in the low 30s, sunday high in the 20s with some light snow flurries... or something...

granted, lows only like 14 or something, but to have t-shirt weather a couple days before. sheesh.

you don't what to expect.

msp (msp), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 03:18 (seventeen years ago) link


I had to pop into American Apparel to buy a sweatshirt and to promote master baiting JEWS and then I went to see Michael Ian Black's little comedy truep.

S!monB!rch (Carey), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 04:28 (seventeen years ago) link

cutty that is not nice. tomorrow i am going skiing and it might be *gasp* around 30 degrees on the mountain.

hstencil (hstencil), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 06:06 (seventeen years ago) link

the windchill here in wormtown was around like -20 yesterday evening.

also I am sitting under a blanket right next to the blazing heater right now and still freezing my arse off. Sweet.

MY FAVOURITE LIGHTER IS CHEESEBURGER (trigonalmayhem), Wednesday, 19 January 2005 14:18 (seventeen years ago) link

it was like 60 degrees on the slopes today. I skied without gloves.

hstencil (hstencil), Thursday, 20 January 2005 00:37 (seventeen years ago) link

goddamn it's cold. fuck new york.

hstencil (hstencil), Friday, 21 January 2005 01:20 (seventeen years ago) link

sixteen years pass...

overnight lows in Austin over the holiday weekend possibly dipping into the single digits, up to 4" of snow Sunday night

ILXor fireside chat: I got three jars of pickled jalapeƱos so I can make nachos for days (unless the power goes out)

fbclid=fhAZ3l (f. hazel), Friday, 12 February 2021 15:22 (one year ago) link

currently -10 F here in lovely Minnesota, will be warming up to a high of a balmy -4 F this afternoon

Blues Guitar Solo Heatmap (Free Download) (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Friday, 12 February 2021 15:44 (one year ago) link

everyone here is freaking out (as I am, a little bit) because the pipes here are not designed for sustained temps below freezing, nor are the roads... I'm considering just turning my water off on Sunday evening, draining the pipes, and then turning it back on in 48-72 hours.

fbclid=fhAZ3l (f. hazel), Saturday, 13 February 2021 16:43 (one year ago) link

where are you?

gonna be -18F today but obv homes here make for it

Blues Guitar Solo Heatmap (Free Download) (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Saturday, 13 February 2021 16:45 (one year ago) link

Austin TX, hahaha... I can only remember one time where temps dropped into the teens, never seen it go below 10F here ever

fbclid=fhAZ3l (f. hazel), Saturday, 13 February 2021 16:46 (one year ago) link

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