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How did you fare with hurricane Arthur?

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How did you fare with hurricane Arthur?

Post  walshevak on 7/4/2014, 10:53 pm

I'm at my son's house in Wilmington.  He lost the tops of some of the tomatoes and the green house tumbled into the trees and has a rip.  The other greenhouse is in place but the wind blew it onto the supports so hard they poked through the plastic.   
Duct tape to the rescue I hope.

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Post  AtlantaMarie on 7/5/2014, 7:02 am

Kay, glad you guys are all right!

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Post  CapeCoddess on 7/5/2014, 8:48 am

Just finishing up with it here now. Tree debris everywhere but nothing major in my yard...well, that I can see thru the windows anyway. Surprisingly, Mel's trellis full of pea vines is leaning over it's shared box. There's a rip in the tulle over my greens. Agreed, duct tape to the rescue. The two inches of rain was quite welcome!

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Post  Pollinator on 7/5/2014, 12:35 pm

We got nine tenths of gentle and badly needed rain. Only limbs that came down were those that were already broken in the February ice storm. I was glad to get them down.

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Post  Dunkinjean on 7/5/2014, 8:14 pm

At this time I am still in Orchard Park, NY (1/2hr from Buffalo) spending time with my oldest son, John, daughter-in-law Andrea and my two precious grandsons.
Since my neighbor keeps an eye on my house, I have to assume all is well.
I will be returning home Monday......so we shall see....

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Glad to hear that all is well.

Post  rabbithutch on 7/5/2014, 9:31 pm

My sister in Morehead City where the storm made landfall came through it with not problems other than the usual small limb debris.

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Post  cpl100 on 7/6/2014, 8:16 pm

I came home to find that my two very large pots of tomatoes fell off the walkway and down into the yard on top of my asiatic lilies.  It was not a pretty site but the lilies fared worse than the tomatoes apparently.  Other pots just fell over onto their side.

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