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Sheet water frozen?
« on: December 11, 2017, 11:37:11 AM »
How's the sheet water up in in Skagit/Whatcom counties?  Frozen solid or is there still some open water?


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Re: Sheet water frozen?
« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2017, 12:05:03 PM »
Most of the water is freezing up every night , not all is solid if birds are using it. Definitely not the best weather for duck hunting.  Frozen water, blue skies and no wind

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Re: Sheet water frozen?
« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2017, 12:08:11 PM »
I've had good days on the bay with days like this. 2c

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Re: Sheet water frozen?
« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2017, 12:08:45 PM »
Most was frozen yesterday well through the afternoon.  Birds were concentrated in a few spots and kept the water open, of course those spots were not in the best location for the public land hunter.

Still a ton of water everywhere.

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Re: Sheet water frozen?
« Reply #4 on: December 21, 2017, 09:41:31 AM »
It's all freezing up again. Good last week with the rain and wind.

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Re: Sheet water frozen?
« Reply #5 on: December 21, 2017, 10:36:20 AM »
It looks like the bigger drainage ditches are holding big flocks.
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