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  •  should be cold and damp (1+ / 0-)
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    lots of snow on roofs, etc.

    wood buildings should have high humidity.

    not easily ignited.

    •  In the US, yeah, but when we're talking Norway (1+ / 0-)
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      Nowhere Man

      levels of cold, you have very dry air because the colder it gets, the less water the air holds.

      I could be wrong about this stuff though. I just wouldn't think there's a global warming angle here.

      It mostly has to do with your standard winter house fire combined with a wood town and high winds.

      An Fhirinn an aghaidh an t'Saoghail. (The truth against the world.) Is treasa tuath na tighearna. (The common people are mightier than the lords.)

      by OllieGarkey on Sun Jan 19, 2014 at 03:46:37 PM PST

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