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Winters Here

platgofplatgof platgofClubWRX Posts: 1,638 ClubWRX
Looks like the weather is getting nasty and no golf for sometime. I just ordered two clubs to round out my bag, and they will be wall ornaments for awhile. The golf itch is killing me, I am going to have to make a trip this year to somewhere warmer.
GBB Fusion HT 13.5
Cobra F8 12*
F9 5-6 WD
F9 7-8 WD
OS 5 & 6 Hybrid
P790's this week, next week?
Glide AW, SW, LW
TM Spider Pro Red C/S
B330RX
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  • suprfli6suprfli6 Members Posts: 468 ✭✭✭✭
    I golfed on New Years Day here in NY and will probably be restricted to sim golf for quite a while now. I was really hoping for a repeat of 2016 when we had no snow cover for almost the entire winter.
  • rwc356rwc356 Chicago, IllinoisMembers Posts: 348 ✭✭✭✭
    6” snow on the ground in Chicago and our high for next 10 days is forecasted in the 20s. Heated Driving range and sim may be our best choice as well. Also may have to browse eBay for that one club which will make 2019 a season to remember ( hope over experience :-).
    Just an older guy with 7 or 8 clubs and a MacKenzie Walker bag
  • Jose c.Jose c. Members Posts: 231 ✭✭✭
    got our first good snow in S. Mich yesterday, now the depression sets in.especially after looking at long term forcast. good thing only 6 mondays till march.
  • jmtbkrjmtbkr Palm Beach GardensMembers Posts: 789 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Got a 1 pm scramble today. Poured last nite until 9am, but we need the rain, we’re into the winter drought fulltime.

    Fairways shoukd be a bit muddy, greens soft, cartoath only today.

    Will be 75*



    Hope you ard all safe from the sniw. Got your mikk and bread?

    Callaway Rogue 12.5* Synergy 50S
    Callaway Diablo 2hyb
    Callaway X20 3-SW
    Scotty Cameron California Fastback
    Supersoft
  • KGilmaKGilma Members Posts: 200 ✭✭✭
    Went to top golf yesterday 65* and raining. It was great. Today it's 25* and snowing but that's just winter in the Nashville.
    Ping G400 Max 9* Tensei Pro Orange 60
    Cobra King F9 3w 14.5*
    Cobra King F6 Baffler 5w 17.5*
    Mizuno MP-18 MMC 4-PW
    Titleist Vokey SM7 50*/56*
    Scotty Newport 2
  • andrueandrue Members Posts: 1,323 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    Quite nice here today. Ended up taking my jacket off as three layers was ample. Hopefully we don't get a repeat of last year's late winter snow. Hoping for a normal winter, thank-you-very-much.
    Callaway Rogue Driver.
    Callaway Big Bertha OS Hybrids (3/4/5)
    Callaway Big Bertha OS Irons (6/7/8/9/PW/AW/SW)
    Callaway 60* Sureout wedge
    Callaway 64* Sureout wedge
    Ghost Spider Si 72 Putter
    Callaway Super Soft Yellow (White in winter).
  • rgk5rgk5 rgk5(OLB) Members Posts: 3,659 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    12" here in southern Ontario and a balmy 18* F.
    Cobra F8+, 10*, VA Composites Raijin 44 F2
    Cobra F8 3-4 wood 15.5*, VA Composites Raijin 44 F3

    Cobra F8 5-6 wood 17.5, Tensei Blue R
    Taylor Made Super Launch 22*, stock "R"
    Ping Eye 2 BeCu 4-9, Microlite S
    Vokey 200 Series 52 degree(bent to 50*), DG S-200
    Ping Glide 1.0 55*, CFS Wedge flex

    Cleveland CBX 58/10, DG 105
    Evnroll ER6

  • homergolfhomergolf Bay Village, OHMembers Posts: 1,677 ✭✭
    Played January in Ohio golf yesterday. Whistling Straits on the sim. Not real golf but better than no golf. Then, this morning, couldn’t get the snow blower started so shoveled 9” deep snow and I’ve got a long, wide driveway
    Ping G400, 9, adjusted to 10
    Epic Flash 3-wood, 15
    Rogue 5-wood, 19
    Epic 4 hybrid, 23
    AP3, 5-48*
    SM6 54, 10
    SM6 60, 8
    SC GoLo 3, 33"

    ...for now
  • uitar9uitar9 Members Posts: 421 ✭✭✭✭
    homergolf wrote:


    Played January in Ohio golf yesterday. Whistling Straits on the sim. Not real golf but better than no golf. Then, this morning, couldn’t get the snow blower started so shoveled 9” deep snow and I’ve got a long, wide driveway




    There is nothing more aggravating-planning a trip to the indoor dome, knowing theres a new foot of snow down, and the snow blower won't start.



    Got rid of a 20 year old deere blower and picked up a no name with an electric start. So far, third winter, so good.
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  • elwhippyelwhippy Members Posts: 3,258 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    Played yesterday. 3 layers. Only one frozen green. Good pace of play and good banter. Light snow forecast this week.
  • Bdog17Bdog17 Members Posts: 34 ✭✭
    39 degrees celcius forecast for this weekend, hydration will be key .
  • MtlJeffMtlJeff MontrealMembers Posts: 28,710 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    I don't mind the time off truthfully....i used to hate it, but now it's nice to actually sleep in 5 months a year. Plus i get to work on my ballstriking at my local golf dome.



    I just wish our winters were like 3 months instead of 5-6
    Ping G400 Max 10 w/ Matrix Black Tie 80
    Callaway Epic Subzero 14* w/Matrix Black Tie 80
    Callaway Apex Hybrid 20 w/S300
    Ping G410 4-SW w/S300
    Callaway MD 2.0 60 PM grind w/S300
    Odyssey O-works Red Tank #7
  • kmay__kmay__ niagara, ontario, canada. Members Posts: 372 ✭✭✭✭
    Yep 20 below here (Celsius) and a foot of snow over the last 2 days, outdoor golf season is officially over. Cant complain though as we played right up until a week ago.
    TM 17' M2 9.5*
    Cobra Baffler 3w 16*
    PING G30 4h 22*
    TM R11 5 - PW
    Mizuno MP-T5 50*, 54*
    Callaway PM Grind 60* (the greasy Phil)
    SC studio select Newport 2 mid-slant
  • sunbeltgolfersunbeltgolfer Beech MountainMembers Posts: 486 ✭✭✭✭
    It was -2F actual temperature on my back deck this morning with a healthy wind. Car doors were frozen shut, driveway has a few inches of snow over solid ice you could skate on. Yes, Winter has arrived and the extended forecast doesn't look bright for golf. Even too cold for me to consider going skiing. Such is life here in January and February. For those like me that have limited interests it's a long season.
  • andrueandrue Members Posts: 1,323 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    kmay__ wrote:


    Yep 20 below here (Celsius) and a foot of snow over the last 2 days, outdoor golf season is officially over. Cant complain though as we played right up until a week ago.
    One of my colleagues is currently on a three month/immigration visa in Toronto and he was saying that it's a bit chilly at the moment image/smile.png' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':)' />



    He did complement you on having better snow than us (solid enough to drive on) but was a bit unhappy about his beard getting frozen on his way to the coffee shop image/derisive.gif' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':derisive:' />
    Callaway Rogue Driver.
    Callaway Big Bertha OS Hybrids (3/4/5)
    Callaway Big Bertha OS Irons (6/7/8/9/PW/AW/SW)
    Callaway 60* Sureout wedge
    Callaway 64* Sureout wedge
    Ghost Spider Si 72 Putter
    Callaway Super Soft Yellow (White in winter).
  • platgofplatgof platgof ClubWRX Posts: 1,638 ClubWRX
    17*F this morning and that white stuff on the ground. So I went ahead and worked on the honey do list all day, thanks winter!
    GBB Fusion HT 13.5
    Cobra F8 12*
    F9 5-6 WD
    F9 7-8 WD
    OS 5 & 6 Hybrid
    P790's this week, next week?
    Glide AW, SW, LW
    TM Spider Pro Red C/S
    B330RX
  • mjfornmjforn Members Posts: 214 ✭✭✭
    I've been at the local dome since mid December.



    Waiting for March 25.







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    Matt

    Callaway GBB Epic 9*

    Callaway Rogue Graphite R-Flex 4-AW

    Cleveland CBX 52*, 56*, 60*

    Odyssey Works SS #1 Putter


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    K 3s
    Titleist Tour Soft
    Titliest NXT s
    K Sigs (in the shag bag)

  • Outpost31Outpost31 Why don't we just wait here awhile...see what happens... Members Posts: 326 ✭✭✭✭
    Today it was 80° here in FL, but when I tee off Saturday the high will be 63°! I'll have 3 layers on for that sh!t. Seriously, I do feel bad for my golfing bros up north. As fast as time is going through y'all will be teeing off in no time.
  • QuasimotoQuasimoto Members Posts: 912 ✭✭✭✭✭
    My last round was first week of October. Next one might be toward end of April if we have a good spring, other than 5 rounds booked in Cancun end of Feb.

    I usually get 8 hours a month on a Sim, so hopefully that is keeping some kind of tuning.
    Srixon z785 9.5 HC HZRDUS 6.0
    Callaway Flash 13.5 65 S EvenFlo
    Cobra 2,3,4 Hybrids PX
    Srixon z785 6-AW Nippon Tour 105 R
    Titleist SM7 54 & 58 Nippon Tour 105 S
    Odyssey Stroke Labs #7,
    BStone BX, Titleist AVX
  • HaleboppHalebopp Members Posts: 2,901 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    2 months and 10 days in, most likely 2 months and 26 days to go.
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    D: ST180 / 3W: GT 180 / 21º, MP-H5 / 4-PW: MP-4 / 50º: MP-T5 / 55º: FG Tour PMP  / 60º: Hi-Toe / Mizuno Bettinardi BC-4
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  • caniac6caniac6 Members Posts: 2,956 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    The temp here hasn't been too bad this winter, but it has been very wet. I've played less this winter than any winter in recent memory.
  • WarrickWarrick ClubWRX Posts: 10,612 ClubWRX
    pounded here in Iowa over the last 8 days, probably close to a foot of snow, and sub-zero (or is it SZ on here?) wind chills, brutal.



    Fly to Palm Desert in 16 days for a week stay and some golf.
    Epic 9* HZRDUS Smoke
    F9 Tour 3w\13.5 - Smoke 70
    F9 Tour 5w\17.5- Smoke 70
    Epic hybrid - 22* Pro White 90
    Mizuno 919 combo 5-9 LZ Blackout 
    Mizuno T7 - 45-49-53-58 LZ Blackout 
    Custom V-Line Fang
    TM TP5X
  • MountainGoatMountainGoat Mid-MarylandMembers Posts: 2,185 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    They're opening the course again this morning after two days of freezing rain. High 35 with 20mph winds. I think I'll pass.
  • andrueandrue Members Posts: 1,323 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    edited Jan 26, 2019 10:34am #25
    Not sure we'll be playing this weekend. Forecast is 6c, gusty (42mph) and light rain. That's all three boxes ticked image/sad.png' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':(' />



    Update. Threat of rain has been removed. But the wind and cold remain. It's on, boys!
    Post edited by Unknown User on
    Callaway Rogue Driver.
    Callaway Big Bertha OS Hybrids (3/4/5)
    Callaway Big Bertha OS Irons (6/7/8/9/PW/AW/SW)
    Callaway 60* Sureout wedge
    Callaway 64* Sureout wedge
    Ghost Spider Si 72 Putter
    Callaway Super Soft Yellow (White in winter).
  • @_the_crook@_the_crook Members Posts: 752 ✭✭✭✭✭
    current temp here is minus one. tomorrow's high is four, then dropping to minus twenty four.

    wednesday will be worse.



    glad I went this afternoon and picked up the clubs I had customized.

    won't need them until June.
    currently playing:
    Steelhead III , FT-5 - D
    Warbirds, 3+, 4
    Hogan BH-5, 3-PW
    Wilson DynaPowered SW
    Ping Anser
    it works

    when I need a change, there are 12 bags full to choose from .
  • lawsonmanlawsonman Freeport, IllinoisMembers Posts: 5,622 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    -50F tonight #$&%*! image/WTF.gif' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':WTF:' />
    Welcome to where dumb opinions are better than no opinion. :)

    Ping G400 9°
    Ping Anser 17,20,23, hybrid
    Ping G410 6-UW
    Ping Glide 54,58ES
    Scotty Cameron Newport 3
    Ping DLX Bag

    Snell MTB Black
  • marmooskapaulmarmooskapaul Members Posts: 1,380 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    edited Jan 29, 2019 7:54am #28
    Ice fished Sunday...going to get to -15 next couple of nights and then 50's Sunday and Monday...I see ice fishing and golf in the same weekend...in my future...lol....heck, maybe the same day!!
  • smashdnsmashdn Let's cut them trees down. Members Posts: 1,491 ✭✭✭✭✭✭
    KGilma wrote:


    Went to top golf yesterday 65* and raining. It was great. Today it's 25* and snowing but that's just winter in the Nashville.




    Think I may try the Nashville topgolf soon as a birthday present to myself. Should I expect it to be more driving range with beer or a golf game? Seen Tuesdays they have specials.
  • vaca22vaca22 Commander In Beef Members Posts: 683 ✭✭✭✭✭
    urkslaven wrote:


    Today it was 80° here in FL, but when I tee off Saturday the high will be 63°! I'll have 3 layers on for that sh!t. Seriously, I do feel bad for my golfing bros up north. As fast as time is going through y'all will be teeing off in no time.


    Pretty sure I'd be in shorts and short sleeves if it was suddenly 63 here LOL
  • lawsonmanlawsonman Freeport, IllinoisMembers Posts: 5,622 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    -56F wind chill here today. But the suns out. image/rolleyes.gif' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':rolleyes:' />
    Welcome to where dumb opinions are better than no opinion. :)

    Ping G400 9°
    Ping Anser 17,20,23, hybrid
    Ping G410 6-UW
    Ping Glide 54,58ES
    Scotty Cameron Newport 3
    Ping DLX Bag

    Snell MTB Black

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