Anyone else experience the bad windstorm in North Alabama!!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by SportTees, Apr 13, 2009.

  1. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    The weatherman was not predicting this! A bad wind storm came threw about 2 am and power was out until 10 am. They say Scottsboro may not regain power for a few days on the radio. Trees were snapped all over and billboards were knocked down. Lots of power lines are down. At least we had backup heat for the chicks but the eggs in the incubator didn't make it ( got way to cold). I think its time to look into a generator!
  2. Stumpy

    Stumpy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2008
    Not real close to you, but we were without power for 10.5 hours. I thought the wind would never end.
  3. emmalynn

    emmalynn Silkies Sebbies OEGBs

    Oct 16, 2008
    Middle TN
    Sorry you lost your eggs. I always worry about that because I haven't gone to the expense of a generator. Would you like some replacements? What were you hatching?
  4. SportTees

    SportTees Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I have heard that the wind got to 70-100mph but I think thats just a rummor. It was blowing though

    Quote:I think I will invest in a small generator for next time! The eggs I had where

    8 buff duck
    13 mixed duck
    4 call duck
    3 khacki cambell duck

    4 turkey

    6 buff silkie
    3 mystery chicken
    18 ameraucana

    24 OPEN spaces
  5. 77horses

    77horses ◊The Spontaneous Pullet!◊

    Aug 19, 2008
    We haven't lost power here in Maine, but it is REALLY windy lately! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

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