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  • h3ardita11b4 Dec 11, 10:33 a.m.

    I will never understand all the fascination with snow. Snow is completely overrated....

  • whatelseisnew Dec 11, 10:31 a.m.

    Excellent.

  • delta29alpha Dec 11, 9:40 a.m.

    Warm all winter as far as I'm concerned, I despise the cold.

  • whatelseisnew Dec 10, 5:04 p.m.

    Excellent. I much prefer the warm weather. It all ends on the 21st.

  • btneast Dec 10, 2:30 p.m.

    My father was a farmer and said that they had less bug problems after a hard winter...

    Google it like I did. Fair amount of scientific data out there......

  • Grand Union Dec 10, 1:56 p.m.

    "Sorry, not much truth to that. Yes, extreme, and I mean way more extreme than we evert get, for extended periods of time can kill some insects. Most burrow into safe spots....and the eggs arent affected. Insects are cold blooded. Ever seen the mosquitos in Alaska? They are huge......"

    well we certainly had more big black roaches (ugh) this year after last years mild winter......and Alaskan Mosquitos are evolved for Alaska so survive there OK......but exotic bugs that cannot cope with the cold survive mild winters but not the harder ones.
    My father was a farmer and said that they had less bug problems after a hard winter...

  • btneast Dec 10, 1:19 p.m.

    want some cold weather!! If not, we will pay the price with many more bugs next spring. Poor animals, they depend on the cold to kill fleas!!

    Sorry, not much truth to that. Yes, extreme, and I mean way more extreme than we evert get, for extended periods of time can kill some insects. Most burrow into safe spots....and the eggs arent affected. Insects are cold blooded. Ever seen the mosquitos in Alaska? They are huge......

  • Yankee AirPirate Dec 10, 12:49 p.m.

    Winter doesn't arrive until December 21. It's still Fall for the nest 11 days. Check back on Saturday the 22nd.

  • smegma Dec 10, 12:34 p.m.

    "Ah yes, typical NC weather, if don't like it, wait awhile, it'll change"

    you mean typical... weather

  • ThomasL Dec 10, 12:10 p.m.

    If I wanted damp wet foggy warm weather I'd move to Florida for that.I welcome cold weather which in return brings dryer safer air instead of just enough water on the oil slick roads to make them dangerous along with reduced visibility to see what's ahead.

  • aspenstreet1717 Dec 10, 12:07 p.m.

    Yes I would like to see some snow. For about 30 minutes.

  • jblake1932 Dec 10, 11:44 a.m.

    Man the forecasting lately has been a busted one!! Never seen it this bad.

  • Rebelyell55 Dec 10, 11:41 a.m.

    Ah yes, typical NC weather, if don't like it, wait awhile, it'll change.

  • mmtlash Dec 10, 11:26 a.m.

    i'd like to see some snow around here this winter...

  • baldchip Dec 10, 11:22 a.m.

    I want some cold weather!! If not, we will pay the price with many more bugs next spring. Poor animals, they depend on the cold to kill fleas!!

  • Uhavenoclu Dec 10, 10:44 a.m.

    Been very nice but weather can change in an instant. Enjoy it the best you can.

  • PanthersFan45 Dec 10, 10:32 a.m.

    Its been an amazing stretch of weather so far this month. No need for sweatshirts lately, in fact I saw some people wearing shorts this weekend. It will eventually get much colder, it always does, but if its like last year then we will have a mild winter and very few snow events (if any at all).

  • McLovin Dec 10, 10:25 a.m.

    i think winter is on a date with global warming...check back in a few days to see how it went

  • sonicbluezx3 Dec 10, 9:38 a.m.

    Well it's not winter for another 10 days or so.

  • Screw WrAl Dec 10, 9:07 a.m.

    Where it is every year, somewhere else.

    No heating bills again this year. Yeah for global warming, el nino and drought!

  • spoonman Dec 10, 8:40 a.m.

    doesn't this happen every year?

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