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    New York disaster

    This is a discussion on New York disaster within the Everyday Life forums, part of the Community channel category; I doubt if you have ever seen Times Square as quiet as this - http://www.earthcam.com/usa/newyork/...e/?cam=tsrobo3...

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      New York disaster

      I doubt if you have ever seen Times Square as quiet as this -
      http://www.earthcam.com/usa/newyork/...e/?cam=tsrobo3

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      Re: New York disaster

      Middle of rush hour too for them.

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      Re: New York disaster

      I'm surprised they have the lights on, millions are without power.

      My wife's brother lives in Toronto and they are bracing themselves for 2 feet of snow. He has been testing his emergency generator. Sometimes we don't know how lucky we are .

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      Re: New York disaster

      2ft of snow isn't so unusual for them in Toronto I would of thought.

      I know that we don't get the really severe weather in this country, like they do in the USA and I did see the big flash as one of the power distribution sites went down in the news this morning:

      BBC News - Sandy: New York power surge explosions during storm

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      Re: New York disaster

      2ft of snow isn't so unusual for them in Toronto I would of thought
      That is about half their annual amount, which is a lot in one storm.

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      Re: New York disaster

      They should be able to cope then, unlike the UK when it gets 2".

      I guess it is a little bigger than a Tornado

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      Re: New York disaster

      Quote Originally Posted by Scubbie View Post
      They should be able to cope then, unlike the UK when it gets 2".

      I guess it is a little bigger than a Tornado
      i agree, the slightest hint of snow in this country and it shuts down completely

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