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Storm brewing

Postby charlie beard » Tue Dec 18, 2012 3:29 pm

Hey fellows they say we may have an *** kicker of a storm Thursday.
50-60 MPH winds.
So please use your head if you are on the water .
No duck is worth your life.
Have a plan.
Trust me I have been there after 52 years on the Old Miss.
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Re: Storm brewing

Postby lostpup » Tue Dec 18, 2012 3:33 pm

Charlie I thought the same thing for our local lakes. The temps are going to plumet and lots of guys want to be out. Check the hourly forcast before you go. Don't get caught in the bad stuff for a duck. They will be here after the storm too, IF they want to stop in your area. Its hard to call a migrating flock in any wind but those strong winds are worse. Everyone please use your heads we don't need any more negitive to come out of this season. Be safe if you hunt.
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Re: Storm brewing

Postby ricks2123 » Wed Dec 19, 2012 5:42 pm

:hammer: :hammer: Take extra food water dry clothes!
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Re: Storm brewing

Postby luie b » Wed Dec 19, 2012 9:30 pm

charlie beard wrote:Hey fellows they say we may have an *** kicker of a storm Thursday.
50-60 MPH winds.
So please use your head if you are on the water .
No duck is worth your life.
Have a plan.
Trust me I have been there after 52 years on the Old Miss.

How's your season went so far? I've been pretty much hittin fields for the last couple weeks and have had some good hunts when we get set up on the right fields but overall haven't gotten to kill much this year due to the warm weather. I'm gonna hunt tomorrow afternoon when I get done with finals and hopefully I can work some birds in with all that high wind.
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Re: Storm brewing

Postby MOSSBERG935 » Thu Dec 20, 2012 4:50 am

Chose to stay home today.....partially due to high winds, but the lightening isn't anything to laugh at. The boat ride to the blind is about 2 minutes, but I don't wanna die over a duck.
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Re: Storm brewing

Postby Weedwacker » Thu Dec 20, 2012 8:27 am

Patterns, just going off of patterns.

Been outside last two days and even now at 830am, ducks and geese have been not flying. My area here is around the food source and water , there is about nothing on either!

About 15 divers on a small water pond was most I saw yesterday. Same locals are sitting on school pond, but not flying.

It's so weird.....

Normal trend is flying over house back and forth many times a day.

Saturday and Sunday maybe the better day as they will need to feed after storm.

Hey, just my view of this weird year.

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Re: Storm brewing

Postby Cujo1 » Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:49 pm

Well I hunted. Waited until the lightning was done before putting in. Set up before LST. Wet and Windy, very few ducks flew. Even when the wind turned west and the snow started no ducks. Boat ride was a little lumpy but not bad at all. Just couldn't steer very good with the wind blowing sideways! LOL
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