All You Wet Side Washington Members

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Dunerunner, Nov 20, 2014.

  1. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Be prepared for a little Oregon missed.....

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  2. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    I Have my flippers, floppy hat and poncho at the ready......biglaff
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  3. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Monkey+++

    I think that is the storm we will be getting on Thursday.
  4. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Monkey+++

    Have you ever thought of life without the weather forecast? Granted they miss quite a bit but no weather forecast. One you would have to rely on memory of past seasons and weather but I have learned watch the animals. They do know when things are coming- the deer, squirrels and birds all act busy prior to a storm. People should stop and learn animal behaviors.
  5. kckndrgn

    kckndrgn Monkey+++ Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Yes, I have been trying to keep an eye on things and make mental notes. I'm not trying to predict what the temps will be, just a general weather pattern.

    the problem with this is that it would require people to put down the phones/tablets/PCs/turn off TV's/game consoles and "unplug". Something most people in America no longer want to do or are unwilling to do.

    I will be "unplugging" every weekend from now until Jan. I don't get much cellphone reception at my hunting property. That means at night, before, I have to communicate with those in my hunting party, what a concept!
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  6. NotSoSneaky

    NotSoSneaky former supporter

    In the days of my youth we had a weather rock.

    Worked as good as the "Weather Report". [tongue]
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  7. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Update... Not as bad as it looked. the main system slipped south..

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  8. Sojourn

    Sojourn Monkey+

    Well it is rainy and windy here, guess we will ride it through ;)
  9. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    Rain, it does a body good.... crap that was milk right... well whatever. [tongue]
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  10. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Horizontal wind driven rain with gusts 25-30 MPH this afternoon and I heard a dump truck nest door. My 84 year old neighbor ordered 5 1/2 yards of 3/4 minus rock for his boat pad and the truck delivered it in this storm onto his driveway.

    Grabbed the wheelbarrow, shovels and rake, gloves and rain jacket and he, myself and another kind hearted neighbor turned the pile into a boat pad in a little less than two hours. Wind gusts so strong they took the blade of the shovel I was using, twisted it in my hands nearly blowing me over.

    It is a really nice brand new 18' Pro-V Hewescraft. :D
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  11. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    Good man!!!! That is what friends are for!!!!
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  12. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Cool... Just noticed the weather GIF updates! [​IMG]
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