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    Default Seattle rainy winters!

    Bleah, cold and rainy, no big surprise I suppose.
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    Typical PNW weather. Ya got webbed feet yet? Checked your messages lately? lol
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    I was in Bremerton, WA couple years back. 30 some odd days of rain. Wet and soggy for sure !

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    After Katrina some friends of ours-from New Orleans of course- moved to Port Angeles( spelled wrong I thing- but it is maybe 50 miles W of Seattle on some island or peninsula??)
    Well they find the rainy weather( it rains lots in NOLA) kinda dreary, and it is COLD by NOLA standards(even though I think you had a very hot spell a summer or two ago-hit 100 degrees).
    Yeah, dreary and cold.Why do people like Seattle so much? Residents seem to love it?
    Granted, you don't have NOLA's crime or poverty- is that it?
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    Nice summers, but the rain is too much. 6 more months of Bremerton and back to good old Nebraska for me.
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    I guess that I have been raised here so I'm used to it, but overnight at 35 degrees and rainy isn't as much fun as snow! I would rather see 25 degrees and snow myself! Its so hard to get around town though when the snows on the ground, but it looks so peaceful.

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    Quote Originally Posted by phoebeisis View Post
    After Katrina some friends of ours-from New Orleans of course- moved to Port Angeles( spelled wrong I thing- but it is maybe 50 miles W of Seattle on some island or peninsula??)
    Well they find the rainy weather( it rains lots in NOLA) kinda dreary, and it is COLD by NOLA standards(even though I think you had a very hot spell a summer or two ago-hit 100 degrees).
    Yeah, dreary and cold.Why do people like Seattle so much? Residents seem to love it?
    Granted, you don't have NOLA's crime or poverty- is that it?
    smog and rain, driving on streets that my truck takes up three quarters of, and a grid of hills and one way streets... whats not to like lol. I live south of seattle an hour and a a half and it's perfect, i can go to visit whenever I want, but don't have to deal with the a$$holes on a day to day basis, small towns are where it's at. Still a lot of rain but it doesnt bother me, makes for a green summer.

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