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Old 06-30-2013, 06:14 PM   #1
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Anyone up for a to trip to Furnace Creek(weather report)

Furnace Creek hit 128 degrees Sat. Whats the hottest trip you have ever been on?
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Old 06-30-2013, 07:53 PM   #2
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I've wheeled through Death Valley at 114. Another 14 and I'd be toast.
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Re: Anyone up for a to trip to Furnace Creek(weather report)

It's like a Furnace here in Mink Creek

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I've wheeled through Death Valley at 114. Another 14 and I'd be toast.
124 the day we were there last summer. We were toast.
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Re: Anyone up for a to trip to Furnace Creek(weather report)

Last I checked, they were looking at 10+ straight days at 120 and over. I like my steak medium-rare, not well done.


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Last I checked, they were looking at 10+ straight days at 120 and over. I like my steak medium-rare, not well done.


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Medium rare is about 130F.

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Old 06-30-2013, 10:22 PM   #7
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Re: Anyone up for a to trip to Furnace Creek(weather report)

127 in DV Only got to a cool 106 today (in the shade) in town here. Supposed to be 109 at my place tomorrow
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Yikes. I was in 121 just outside Redding once; awful. And hit heat like this once when I made an ill-advised trip down from Canada via 95.

Hope the whole west doesn't burn up before I get out again this summer.
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