If you live in the south east look here!....

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by The Poultry Peanut, Nov 8, 2009.

  1. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

  2. Sunny Side Up

    Sunny Side Up Count your many blessings...

    Mar 12, 2008
    Loxahatchee, Florida
    Sheesh! I've been counting down the days left of this year's hurricane season, at the start of Nov I was rejoicing at the thought of a year with no significant storm damage anywhere. It's a good thing I INSIST that we don't crack open the hurricane supplies until AFTER Nov 30. With hurricanes, as with childbirth, it's best to prepare for the worst, hope for the best, & expect the unexpected. Even a hurricane in November...

    I pray for the safety & well-being of everyone in Ida's path, and pray for Ida to weaken considerably. Watch out & stay safe, y'all!
  3. Royd

    Royd Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 31, 2009
    Middleburg, Fl.
    Nothing like a good hurricane.
  4. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    We need the rain...
  5. lauralou

    lauralou Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 10, 2007
    Central Virginia
    Stay safe Everybody!
  6. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2007
    Sevier county, Tn.
    Wow take care ..and be safe.
  7. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner True BYC Addict

    Feb 2, 2009
    Northwest Arkansas
    According to this link, it will only be a category 1 when it hits. That's plenty strong enough and I know these things change strength and path. It is supposed to hit somewhere on the Alabama-Florida border then head east. After that, the computer models are all over the place. One has it heading up the east coast, but some have it looping south across Florida and reentering the gulf. You just never know.


    I'm sure anyone who has been through these things understand what I am saying. I don't wish ill on anyone, but I have friends and kids in southeast Louisiana. I was relieved to see the projected track is to the east, yet dread for those in its path. One good thing is that it is traveling fairly fast. It won't have a lot of time to build up strength. I hope.
  8. StupidBird

    StupidBird Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2009
    So what does everyone do for bad weather prep?

    Today, I'm walking the property to make sure things are put away - that's supposed to happen every day anyway. Picking up the next bag of feed a few days early (only have 5 hens). Just in case, I have a garage-sale large dog carrier. DH has already said they can go in the garage loose (HE doesn't clean up after them). I will set down the last hanging basket flowers, check the shed doors, all windows for tight shut & locked. Clear the driveway drain of debris. Set the garbage can in the garage if the wind picks up. There's an old nasty tarp to toss over the tractor if I think it needs it, but that overheats things, so I probably wont'.

    hi from atlanta
  9. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

    IDA is now a Tropical Storm with winds of 70mph moving NNW at 17mph
  10. bonnylass79

    bonnylass79 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 5, 2009
    Central Florida
    Quote:Gotta love that El Nino sheer. I'm not looking forward to driving through that rain on Wednesday. Gotta drive to Georgia.

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