I messed up…

By | February 4, 2016

sun-and-coffeeI lost a bucket full of potatoes. They froze, but only froze when the temperatures went down below -30. I guess I should have been smarter, but I was not. Our under home storage place is not deep enough and though -20 and above was still okay, below that, they froze solid and now are rotting. Looks like this summer, I will be digging the basement area deeper and sealing it better against the elements. I knew I had issues when I saw recently, snow build up around the trap door…

Makes me sad that I was stupid and I will learn from my mistakes. It was a whole big bucket of potatoes and I really wanted some today… 🙁

This winter I have discovered that things are easy to protect and deal with at -20 and above. But that below -20 starts to make things rough and when you get below -30, life gets dangerous on top of everything else…

Lesson in life…


Celsius to Fahrenheit conversion table

Celsius (°C)Fahrenheit (°F)Description
-273.15 °C-459.67 °Fabsolute zero temperature
-50 °C-58.0 °F
-40 °C-40.0 °F
-30 °C-22.0 °F
-20 °C-4.0 °F
-10 °C14.0 °F
-9 °C15.8 °F
-8 °C17.6 °F
-7 °C19.4 °F
-6 °C21.2 °F
-5 °C23.0 °F
-4 °C24.8 °F
-3 °C26.6 °F
-2 °C28.4 °F
-1 °C30.2 °F
0 °C32.0 °Ffreezing/melting point of water
1 °C33.8 °F
2 °C35.6 °F
3 °C37.4 °F
4 °C39.2 °F
5 °C41.0 °F
6 °C42.8 °F
7 °C44.6 °F
8 °C46.4 °F
9 °C48.2 °F
10 °C50.0 °F
20 °C68.0 °F
21 °C69.8 °Froom temperature
30 °C86.0 °F
37 °C98.6 °Faverage body temperature
40 °C104.0 °F
50 °C122.0 °F
60 °C140.0 °F
70 °C158.0 °F
80 °C176.0 °F
90 °C194.0 °F
100 °C212.0 °Fboiling point of water
200 °C392.0 °F
300 °C572.0 °F
400 °C752.0 °F
500 °C932.0 °F
600 °C1112.0 °F
700 °C1292.0 °F
800 °C1472.0 °F
900 °C1652.0 °F
1000 °C1832.0 °F
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About kKeeton

A survivor of six heart attacks and a brain tumor, a grumpy bear of a man, whom has declared Russia as his new and wonderful home. His wife is Russian and she puts up with this bear of a man and keeps him in line...Thank God for my sweetie and Russia...kKEETON