Hateing the Heat!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Nupine, Jun 9, 2008.

  1. Nupine

    Nupine Songster

    Nov 21, 2007
    Today it is 95 with 30% humidity. It is like being in an incubator!!!!! It is supposed to storm tonight and tomorrow and be like 81 tomorrow. In my ideal world it would be: 60 everyday [I prefer cooler], a very slight breeze, like 2% humidity, slightly cloudy, and a very light sprinkle every night. Not flood, drought, flood, drought like it is now. We are in SE Ohio. How is it for you??
  2. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    60 degrees is MY perfect weather too! We have seriously been thinking of moving to Alaska! This heat has to go! it's only 71 here in WI but it's getting more and more humid. The humidity is what I hate the most!
  3. Bawkadoodledoo

    Bawkadoodledoo Songster

    Jan 4, 2008
    Central MA
    if this keeps up for a month just set eggs outside and they'll hatch!!!
  4. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    Mid 90's with 49 percent humidity, will only get hotter all the way up to the end of August.
  5. spook

    spook Songster

    Apr 21, 2008
    North Central Florida
    :mad: 96 where I am right now, humidity is enough to, well like you folks said, hatch eggs. This weather I try to give them fresh cold water to drink and/or stand in. I have one hen that if the sun gets on her in spring she will pant. I expect her to have heat stroke!
    Of all things to do miserably, laundry day (wouldn't have except lack of under clothes! )
    I have a feeling we are going to be putting up that pool tomorrow!!! (a small blow up circle, 3 ft deep, enough to sit in when over heated. The girls even sack out beside its cooler sides! Have a good day, stay cool and drink drink drink!
  6. nccountrygirl

    nccountrygirl Songster

    Jul 31, 2007
    Sanford N.C.
    97 here now and expected to be 103 with heat index to be 105 to 110.
  7. d.k

    d.k red-headed stepchild

    * 93+ yesterday, and almost lost Miss Chook despite all measures. Overcast somewhat today and down at least 4-5 degrees, due to what probably would have become a low-grade tropical storm given another month!

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