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Rain Warning….

January 7, 2007

THUNDERSTORMS AND HEAVY RAIN WARNING

Issued at : 3.45 pm 07/01/2007

WARNING UPDATE SECTION A HEAVY RAIN WARNING (RED STAGE)

Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Perlis, Kedah, Penang and Northern Perak, windy with widespread heavy rain occuring is expected to persist until Wednesday, 10 January 2007.

For the state of Sabah, Kudat, West Coast, Interior and Sandakan Divisions particularly Sg. Kinabatangan valley, occasionally moderately heavy rain occuring will persist until end of next week.

SECTION B

HEAVY RAIN WARNING (ORANGE STAGE)

Southern Perak, cloudy with occasionally moderately heavy rain is expected to persist until Wednesday, 10 January 2007.

Sabah, moderate rain over Tawau and FT Labuan is expected to persist until end of next week.

Sarawak, moderate rain occasionally heavy and thunderstorms with strong winds occurring over Limbang Division is expected to persist until late afternoon (7 January 2007).

SECTION C

HEAVY RAIN WARNING (YELLOW STAGE)

Selangor, FT Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya, cloudy with occasional light to moderate rain until Wednesday, 10 January 2007.

Issued by
Malaysian Meteorological Department
Ministry of Science, Technology & Inovation
07/01/2007

50 Uses For Old Newspaper…

August 16, 2006

1. use as umbrella when caught in rain

2. protect carseats from muddy or wet clothing

3. spread over outdoor benches to protect clothing

4. put into loose shoes to tighten

5. stuff in leather shoes to preserve shape

6. stuff in wet shoes overnight to dry and deorderize

7. crumple and place in suitcase for couple of weeks to remove stale odors

8. use as mat when polishing shoes

9. stuff hats to keep their shape

10. stuff leather handbags in storage

11. wrap around candle bottoms so they’ll fit holders tighter

12. store records between sheets

13. use as padding under a table cloth

14. cover store windows when remodeling

15. cover furniture when away on vacation

16. cover furniture when sanding or painting

17. spread on floor underneath rug when shampooing

18. dampen and spread over window-panes before painting

19. use to dry and polish window after washing

20. dampen a bit and use to clean typewriter keys


21. make a hat when painting

22. fold to make a sheath for a knife

23. place in closed windows to eliminate wind rattle

24. stuff under doors and in cracks to stop cold wind from coming in

25. use as a bounce reflector when taking flash photographs or use to reflect sunlight into shadow areas.

26. place a sheet in jar tops to tighten loose lids

27. make unusual lamp shades

28. make dress patterns

29. protect table when children are painting or gluing

30. use as wallpaper for a doll house

31. make paper chains

32. make paper dolls

33. make paper mache handicrafts

34. make kites

35. make party hats

36. occupy children by letting them color and paint the cartoons

37. make a child’s play tent

38. use to raise height of child at table

39. use as a stepstool

40. cut out articles and make a scrap book on a specific subject of interest to you.

41. emergency pot holder

42. use to remove heavy grease from oven

43. emergency dust pan

44. roll, secure in middle with elastic and fringe one end to use to get rid of cobwebs

45. start fires

46. use as a fan to make fires burn better

47. sharpen pencils by rubbing the point on newspaper

48. muffle a loud alarm clock

49. muffle the sound of a typewriter by using as a mat underneath

50. place under heavy objects on wooden tables

51. can use to rub ur ass when u re outa toilet rolls…