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#3225229 - 04/18/13 08:32 AM Anybody going today?
BamaFada
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Want to head out around lunch, but this being my first year I am not sure if that is a good time of day to hunt.

Can anybody tell me if the high winds, sun, ect....conditions of the day would make it a good or bad day to go?

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#3225253 - 04/18/13 08:51 AM Re: Anybody going today? [Re: BamaFada]
easy45
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High winds aren't great but if you can strike one up or catch a Tom in a field then you have better than normal odds of calling it in, usually hens have left the toms leaving them lonely and looking
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#3225286 - 04/18/13 09:31 AM Re: Anybody going today? [Re: easy45]
REN
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i HATE hunting in the wind cause you cant hear anything...however you cant kill them from the couch and if you dont go then you have 0% chance of being successful
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#3225300 - 04/18/13 09:56 AM Re: Anybody going today? [Re: REN]
PinchPoint
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Registered: 11/29/12
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Loc: Knoxville Tn

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Im headin out after class this afternoon.
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#3225380 - 04/18/13 11:01 AM Re: Anybody going today? [Re: PinchPoint]
jlmustain
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Registered: 01/01/13
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It was silent this morning where I was. In my experience, wind tends to put them in the bottoms. Just be aware that if you hear one on a windy day, he's closer than he may sound. Start soft, but be prepared to call a little louder. They may not be where you typically find them, but rest assured that they're out and about somewhere.
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#3225394 - 04/18/13 11:13 AM Re: Anybody going today? [Re: jlmustain]
muddyboots
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I would love to go today. If I could spot one today in this wind he would be in a bind.
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#3225404 - 04/18/13 11:23 AM Re: Anybody going today? [Re: muddyboots]
jlmustain
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If it's any help, I just saw 6 long-beards (one was dragging the grass!) in a field where I always see turkeys. It's private land, but it goes to show that they're out, and some will be right where they've been.
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