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PostPosted: Sat Oct 27, 2012 11:52 pm    Post subject: Hurricane Sandy (Retitled) Reply with quote

So an earthquake with its epicentre in BC happened today, with a magnitude of 7-8. The result is a tsunami advisory/watch for areas along the west coast, including parts of Alaska, BC, Washington, and perhaps elsewhere.

For Vancouver, I hear that the risk is fairly low.

Tsunami measurements of whatever kind were observed at the northwest point of Vancouver Island.

Be advised, be aware, be prepared. Just wanted to get this post out quickly to let people know. Please post if you hear anything further.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 3:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah, apparently hurricane Sandy is pretty strong on the East side of the U.S.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 3:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

And in Texas I'm out for street justice as a tall, dark tornado just raped and murdered my father-in-law. Mother fucker nature, more like it.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 4:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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And in Texas I'm out for street justice as a tall, dark tornado just raped and murdered my father-in-law. Mother fucker nature, more like it.

Did you know you can now say "fucker" without it getting censored here?
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 5:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

So, basically, Arizona and Nevada are the only states in the US that don't get blasted by shit all the time? Hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis, tornados and snow storms. Damn nature, you scary.

Stay safe guys. We can't afford to lose anybody from GR - can you imagine this place with less regular posters?
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 7:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow that's a big quake.

Fingers crossed nothing happens. I just read the article in the "Calgary Herald". Hope Vanc isnt waved - my friend is there!
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 3:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

How many GRians live in BC? I know there's like a bazillion in Ontario.

Best of luck to you guys! It's rare when Canada ever faces the middle finger from mother nature so I hope you're all safe.

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 3:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

WickedLiquid wrote:
It's rare when Canada ever faces the middle finger from mother nature

Except, you know, every single winter.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 3:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

haha that only kills the homeless, no biggie
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 6:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh my gosh, that is awful....
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 7:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

WickedLiquid wrote:
haha that only kills the homeless, no biggie


In all fairness, it does ensure that our streets are homeless free come summer

Canada doesn't have the threat of a random freak of nature wiping us out, but without fail winter sure as hell claims a fair number of lives through traffic accidents alone to make up for it
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 8:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I live in hawaii, last night they closed down the roads for this thing. Tsunami caused no damage though, the wave didnt even leave the beach.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 8:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah I heard the good news was there were no injuries reported.

Glad everyone on the West Side is all good. Smile
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 8:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I haven't had a chance to post here since, but to update, early early this morning the advisory was lifted, and things seem alright.


Sandy, on the other hand, looks like a right bitch. I hope you guys have emergency plans figured out.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 28, 2012 9:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 2:52 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Usually people in my side of PA aren't worried about it, but apparently Sandy is going to give us high winds causing trees to fall and powers lines out. So, guess I should stock up on food, but I'm not worried about it.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 8:17 am    Post subject: Reply with quote



Gotta love Europe. Safer AND sexier.

Hope no one gets swept away Sad
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 11:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

That was a great day on the beach, huh Matt. You got so sunburned that day. Frail british skin and all.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

UghRochester wrote:
I should stock up on food, but I'm not worried about it.


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