7th Annual BYC New Year's Day 2016 Hatch-A-Long

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by ronott1, Nov 10, 2015.

  1. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

    Washington is like Oregon--wet on the coast and dry inland.Spokane is close to Idaho. What do you think Idaho weather is like?
  2. Saris

    Saris Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 16, 2015

    The coast is very wet. Last summer we had a huge amount of fires. The smoke from the fires in the middle of the state was so bad it traveled into Idaho. Made it seem like it was foggy in mid day, couldn't see the end of the block. It was the worst I recall it ever being. And these winters are getting milder and milder. I remember we used to get enough snow to hollow out 6ft tall snowberms after the plows cleared the cul de sacs where I grew up. Now there's just wet leaves everywhere.
  3. BullChick

    BullChick Not who you think Premium Member

    Apr 17, 2012
    Coffee shop
    I agree!
    So cute!
    Ohhhh, Spokane! Not nice to say anything so mean about Idaho! :))
  4. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

    Apr 11, 2010
    I remember the Idaho fires..we were also getting the smoke ..all the way over here! That was something.

    Ok, here's the hat!! [​IMG] This is a good machine, really throws that snow out there.


    Ok, I am chuckling here as I take this photo...he always clears a space for the mailman.
    That's my sweetheart. Now, if, and I say if, a snow plow comes along, which they do
    once in a while up here on the bench, then that will be buried again.
  5. ChickaLong

    ChickaLong Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2013
    Southern California
    No snow here.
  6. ChickaLong

    ChickaLong Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2013
    Southern California
    We like to go see snow in the winter though.
  7. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

    We have no snow in Woodland, California either.

    I have lived here since 1992 and have seen snow stick two times since then. I have not seen a snow flake in years here.

    I did see snow at my Mom's place at Thanksgiving though. She is at 4500 ft.
    Last edited: Dec 14, 2015
  8. CGilbert

    CGilbert Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 2, 2015
    Spirit Lake, ID

    Completely agree. I don't like that iHatch doesn't keep track of individual days on separate batches. Love the pictures and info though.

    I really like that I can have a widget on my home screen with each batch I'm incubating with hatch a batch.
  9. Auroradream26

    Auroradream26 Smothered in Feathers Premium Member

    May 14, 2013
    Central, PA
    Looks like my broody isn't up to it. I'm going to throw her eggs in the incubator and see if I have any luck with them but it looks like she's tired of sitting already :/
  10. generaldsherman

    generaldsherman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2015
    Bummer! I'm trying out a first-time broody myself. So far she's sticking to it...even let me know when I got too close (ouch! my poor finger!)

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