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To: metmom
Good plan. I think winds won't do a whole lot of major damage...apart from downed trees and limbs on power lines and homes. Won't see a whole lot of structural damage due strictly to winds. But...minor damage will add up to a lot due to shear size of area impacted.

Power and surge are the issues. Already a report out on economic impacts - $30-40 Billion in economic loss. I always think that part is overblown. It's like people boycotting gas pumps on "Tuesday." Doesn't do any good because people just buy their gas on Monday or Wednesday....

44 posted on 10/29/2012 8:00:43 AM PDT by NELSON111
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To: NELSON111

We’re pretty far out in the sticks and when power goes out, it’s hours before it gets fixed on a good day.

If there’s widespread power outages, I don’t expect them to make our sparely populated little town a priority. We’re ready, though.


47 posted on 10/29/2012 8:04:08 AM PDT by metmom (For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore & do not submit again to a yoke of slavery)
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