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Old 10-05-2016, 10:25 AM
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Originally Posted by L8ter View Post
Maybe a detour west is in order. Interested in seeing the Corvette museum?
That's exactly what I was thinking. Everyone from this area is going to be headed to Atlanta, and traffic is going to be horrible. Thinking to just keep going and hit Bowling Green, but getting to and around Atlanta is going to be the hard part.
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Old 10-05-2016, 02:53 PM
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IF you decide to stay, hard to beat either alternative (set up a service appt., multi-level parking garage) Good luck in whatever you do, and be safe.
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Old 10-05-2016, 07:38 PM
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We're leaving for PA tomorrow night around 12:00 but I'm not worried about the storm as much as getting gas. If I can fill up in northern FL I can make it easily into middle of SC.
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Old 10-05-2016, 08:38 PM
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Corvette show in Clearwater this weekend, come to the west coast Corvette owners
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Old 10-05-2016, 08:51 PM
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Be safe. The car is insured and can be replaced. Human life is more important.
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Old 10-06-2016, 12:49 AM
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Originally Posted by cor66vette View Post
An image from a Matthew hurricane satellite photo. Creepy.
Hope everyone comes out of this okay.

omg that is one extreamly creepy pict!
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Old 10-06-2016, 07:52 AM
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An image from a Matthew hurricane satellite photo. Creepy.
Hope everyone comes out of this okay.

eeeeeh-- that looks like one of those scary clown pictures.
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Old 10-06-2016, 07:56 AM
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Originally Posted by chefcg1 View Post
That's really good advice and exactly what I did during Hugo when I lived in Charleston. Parked in the parking deck behind the Mills house hotel second to top level up against the wall in the middle of the deck. Car was untouched! Fortunately I was the chef for the hotel at the time and had to stay at the hotel for 2 weeks taking care of guests.
Right on. Did the same in New Orleans when I lived there.
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Old 10-06-2016, 08:32 AM
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Dealers have to pack their service with current customers cars first, they will not take in new work right before a storm. They have a duty to try and protect as many cars as they can, and usually run out of room and ask owners to pick up their cars before the storm.
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Old 10-07-2016, 07:55 PM
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looks like we may have a big storm coming to florida, Thinking about a safe place to put my 2016 base coupe. I live in a retirement mobile home park. With a carport. My wife said tell the dealer to check it out and make up a service. We have another c-7 in our park and a c-5. Thats it for corvettes.
Looks like central missed the main part of the storm, Anyway one of my wifes co-workers was going away so I put my car in her garage. If she still has power I will bring the car home tomorrow. All is good.
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Old 10-08-2016, 10:18 AM
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The city of Virginia Beach (Virginia's largest city) lets residents park in city garges for free during hurricanes. Policy has saved many cars.
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