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      06-27-2012, 09:03 AM   #1
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F U Texas heat!

I just moved here from Southern California and this heat is horrible and its not even mid summer yet.. Does it get worse than this?!
And on top of dealing with the heat, its taking a toll on my cars peak performance!
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      06-27-2012, 09:21 AM   #2
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Yea it'll get worst in July and August
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      06-27-2012, 09:26 AM   #3
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Yea it'll get worst in July and August
God me!!
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      06-27-2012, 09:28 AM   #4
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Could be worse. I traded Texas heat for Atlanta's heat and humidity...
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      06-27-2012, 10:16 AM   #5
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I love it.
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      06-27-2012, 10:16 AM   #6
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Yes, it's bad now, and yes, it will get worse. God help us all.

Also be glad that hail and tornado season is pretty much over (March - June).

On the bright side, we have good 93 octane here. Better than the crap California 91
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      06-27-2012, 10:25 AM   #7
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Yes, it's bad now, and yes, it will get worse. God help us all.

Also be glad that hail and tornado season is pretty much over (March - June).

On the bright side, we have good 93 octane here. Better than the crap California 91
That is true, I am definitely enjoying the fruits of 93 octane! 91 is just crap. Now I just need for a tuner to make a proper tune for the F10's and i'll be completely happy with having access to 93oct.
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      06-27-2012, 11:51 AM   #8
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Welcome to the area!! Yeah, the heat sucks don't it?! Yes, it will get worse. But hey, at least it's not as humid here as it is in Houston.....
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      06-27-2012, 12:02 PM   #9
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Welcome to the area!! Yeah, the heat sucks don't it?! Yes, it will get worse. But hey, at least it's not as humid here as it is in Houston.....
That is a very true point! High humidity would be the nail in the coffin for me.
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      06-27-2012, 12:12 PM   #10
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Welcome to the area!! Yeah, the heat sucks don't it?! Yes, it will get worse. But hey, at least it's not as humid here as it is in Houston.....
Word. I wouldn't live in Houston or N.O for that very reason. The humidity is a killer. But 108 is nothing to scoff at either.
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      06-27-2012, 01:27 PM   #11
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yeah dude, just came in from outside and couldn't keep my eyes open while walking, yet alone keep myself from spontaneously combusting.
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      06-27-2012, 01:39 PM   #12
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It's still kinda cold out in my opinion...
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      06-27-2012, 06:05 PM   #13
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It's like being in Palm Springs,California. You will get use to it after a while. Wait til weather time lol
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Welcome to the area!! Yeah, the heat sucks don't it?! Yes, it will get worse. But hey, at least it's not as humid here as it is in Houston.....
It is hotter than usual right now (106-107). It won't get hotter than this, but it will stay hot until late September unfortunately.

Was gonna go to the track this week but even at 10:00 it's still 94.
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It's not that bad yet; last year was worse. While temperature has been solid the last few days not everything is dead and burnt up yet. I walked around downtown Austin today at 5'ish in jeans and dress shirts... it's doable.
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Glad I don't even have to leave the house - I work from home!
I did for 8 years. I actually had to buy clothes to return to an office.
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I'm surprised we made it to June without a 100+ degree day. Now they won't stop until September
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just fml but hey that bmw sunshade def keeps the car cooler lol
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just fml but hey that bmw sunshade def keeps the car cooler lol
x2 ... BIG difference!!
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