HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: kurtsteinke
New Today: 1
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 12413

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 124
BOT: 5
Total: 129
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Forums
04: PointBlank Ballistics
05: Photo Albums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Your Account
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Photo Albums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Photo Albums
17: Forums
18: Photo Albums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Forums
22: Forums
23: Photo Albums
24: Forums
25: Home
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Your Account
29: Forums
30: Photo Albums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Your Account
47: Forums
48: Forums
49: Home
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Photo Albums
54: Forums
55: Forums
56: Forums
57: Forums
58: Forums
59: Forums
60: Photo Albums
61: Forums
62: Photo Albums
63: Forums
64: Forums
65: Forums
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Statistics
69: Forums
70: Forums
71: Forums
72: Photo Albums
73: Forums
74: Photo Albums
75: Photo Albums
76: Forums
77: Forums
78: Photo Albums
79: Home
80: Forums
81: Forums
82: Forums
83: Forums
84: Photo Albums
85: Forums
86: Forums
87: Forums
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Forums
91: Forums
92: Your Account
93: Photo Albums
94: Forums
95: Forums
96: Forums
97: Photo Albums
98: Home
99: Forums
100: Forums
101: Photo Albums
102: Your Account
103: Forums
104: Photo Albums
105: Forums
106: Photo Albums
107: Your Account
108: Forums
109: Forums
110: Forums
111: Forums
112: Forums
113: Forums
114: Statistics
115: Forums
116: Photo Albums
117: Photo Albums
118: Forums
119: Forums
120: Forums
121: Forums
122: Forums
123: Photo Albums
124: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums
02: Your Account
03: Forums
04: Your Account
05: Photo Albums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 300
 Pictures: 2352
  · Views: 271269
  · Votes: 1288
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

The hurricane that wasn't
Discussion that doesnt fit other Topics
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Joe Boleo
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 25, 2006
Posts: 427
Location: Pennsylvania

PostPosted: Sat Sep 06, 2008 3:52 pm    Post subject: The hurricane that wasn't Reply with quote

I am the emergency management director for my township here in Pennsylvania. We just got some much needed rain from the most recent storm. However, the major news stations so hyped the weather that some folks were having anxiety attacks. Here is a bit of information; only go the the National Weather Service website for weather information. The National Weather Service is not allowed to hype the weather reports. You local news stations can say whatever they want and they usually do about the weather and most of it is wrong. Take care...
Joe
Back to top
View user's profile
Dimitri
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Nov 25, 2005
Posts: 5906
Location: Southern Ontario

PostPosted: Sat Sep 06, 2008 4:24 pm    Post subject: Re: The hurricane that wasn't Reply with quote

Joe Boleo wrote:
I am the emergency management director

How did you land that job ?? Smile

Dimitri

_________________
A thousand hills, but no birds in flight, ten thousand paths, with no people's tracks. A lonely boat, a straw-hatted old man, fishing alone in the cold river snow.
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
Gil Martin
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 28, 2005
Posts: 1572
Location: Schnecksville, PA

PostPosted: Sun Sep 07, 2008 7:40 am    Post subject: Re: The hurricane that wasn't Reply with quote

Joe,
The same situation happened in my part of Pennsylvania. The news hype had people breathing like Darth Vader. From the local weather reports, I expected to see folks walking around wearing life preservers or start working on an ark. I am the emergency management director in my area and was appointed by the township supervisors and hold a commission from the Governor. All the best...
Gil

_________________
Gil
Back to top
View user's profile
Pumpkinslinger
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Sep 22, 2007
Posts: 4371
Location: NC foothills

PostPosted: Sun Sep 07, 2008 2:23 pm    Post subject: Re: The hurricane that wasn't Reply with quote

I expected to be stuck inside all day Saturday, lots of wind and rain. Instead we went to an air show! Some of the planes didn't show due to weather concerns and it was a bit breezy but the scheduled acts flew.

_________________
Mike

"I ain't no better than anyone else, and there ain't no one better than me!" Ma Kettle

Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
dust54
Member
Member


Joined: Mar 31, 2006
Posts: 179
Location: Gurley, AL

PostPosted: Sun Sep 07, 2008 5:13 pm    Post subject: Re: The hurricane that wasn't Reply with quote

Just talked to a freind of mine in Clifton, VA. They had 7" of rain, 4" of rain is the danger mark any more than that floods his driveway. It washed out the repairs he had to make to his driveway a year ago. In Oakton they are under water also!!

_________________
"The operations of the federal government will be most extensive and important in times of war and danger; those of the State governments, in times of peace and security."

-- James Madison (Federalist No. 45, 1788)
________________________________________
NRA Lifemember
NRA Basic Pistol/Rifle Instructor
NRA Certified Home Firearm Safety Instuctor
NRA Personal Protection in the Home Instuctor
AGA Member
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » General
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.