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Assuming the worst and it is flat work.

If it is a light drizzle the only problem will be in finishing. If it is a broom finish there is no problem. If it is a steel trowled finish and it is indeed a light drizzle, have them drag a hose across the surface to remove any standing water. Do this periodically and you should be able to get by.

Cover the surface with plastic after it is finished in case the drizzle gets more serious.

Harold Sprague

From: "David Maynard" <DMaynard(--nospam--at)>
Reply-To: <seaint(--nospam--at)>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)>
Subject: Concrete and Drizzle
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2006 07:50:23 -0600

Quick Question:

It's overcast and drizzle.  Has been for 2 days.  It's looking to carry
through today and into tomorrow.  Pour concrete???

Quick Answers appreciated.

David Maynard, PE

Gillette, Wyoming

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