Damn this weather

Discussion in 'Old Dominion Freight Line' started by Bigreem1985, Jan 17, 2018.

  1. Bigreem1985

    Bigreem1985 Active Member

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    Is most of the east, and south shut down? We are dead out west. Hope this weather clears up so we can get some westbound freight moving again. Any of you guys getting unplanned vacations?
     
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    kenneth Well-Known Member

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    Yep,been slow in NC the past couple week's.Operations shutdown here today
     
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  3. BillyLo

    BillyLo Service 2.0 OD Strong All Time Mastio Champion

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    Tons of mty's stacked up in the yards. Out West we pull our end and keep the freight moving but you guys see a damn snowflake and shut down half the country.
     
  4. Bigreem1985

    Bigreem1985 Active Member

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    Dang, ok. Well hope things get better out that way so we can all start running again
     
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  5. Bigreem1985

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    3 weeks ago you couldn’t find a empty in our yard to save your life, now they are triple stacked up and we are running out of space to put them. Guess it’s that time of year
     
  6. kenneth

    kenneth Well-Known Member

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    We got over 8 inches at the house today.Roads are not looking good for work tomorrow.We will see
     
  7. flybynite

    flybynite Well-Known Member

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    Down in Medford it was 73. In San Antonio at my girl’s house, she’s putting up with a hard freeze. What’s wrong with this picture. Oh I’m up in the Pacific Northwest. In fact it’s been a dry, warm winter.
     
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  8. gomer2969

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    We ran out of empties in Indy last weekend and we've really not slowed down at all this winter. I meet Charlotte and they've cancelled the last two nights. I ran to STL last night and tonight I'm twiddling my thumbs.
     
  9. Canadian Flyer

    Canadian Flyer They Call Me CF, Eh

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    It's been snowing pretty damn near constantly out east for nearly a month, Billy. Frequently white out conditions. Power outages. Lots of accidents. Hard to get anything done when they're fishing 4-wheelers out of the ditch every 30 miles and top speed is about 20 behind the plows.
     
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    Enjoy the time off and spend it with the family, you all know that when we pick up again it will be balls to the wall and at the end of the year when we look at our pay not even notice what happened.
     
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