Is it that time?
M & J Mason
masonjs at nrtco.net
Sat Jul 14 07:18:15 PDT 2012
At the moment I'm at my cottage near Westmeath Ontario about 160 km (100
miles) northwest of Ottawa.
Thursday and yesterday the afternoon temperature on the deck were 39C (103F)
in the sun and 37C (99F) in the shade. This is to continue for another 4
days. For this area this is a heat wave.
I realize that these temperatures would seem cool in some parts of the
Not like I was in Arkansas where it got so hot in the summer of "ought
three" the corn was poppin' in the fields and the mules thinking it was
snowin' froze to death.
Here it gets cold. How cold you ask?
We was ice fishing on Moose Skull Lake one January day. We slipped into a
trapper's cabin to warm up and make some lunch. The soup was too hot to eat
so I set it outside. It froze so fast the ice was still warm!!
----- Original Message -----
From: "GPZer" <gpzer at copper.net>
To: "Jim Mason" <MASONJS at nrtco.net>
Sent: Saturday, July 14, 2012 12:48 AM
Subject: Re: Is it that time?
> Heat wave? Where you live? What do you consider a heat wave 85 F (30 C)?
> --- masonjs at nrtco.net wrote:
> Looks like we have a week of heat wave on its way so there won't be any
> riding for a while.
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