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RE: Alpha

Getting a good night sleep is the best you can do for yourself.... Going to
be a busy day today for you... thought you were picking up all the lighter
weight items and junk that will be airborne already... 

I think it is a crap shoot as to where Wilma will land at this time. She has
to go thru too many wind cycles yet to know where she will drift too- and
also depends on how strong she becomes when she hits the wind cycles.

With all the nutty weather, wondering if the season will cap off with Wilma
and Alpha meeting each other in a couple of days... they have a term for it,
can't remember what it was...but interesting that you can see them both on
this map.


Jim- don't take any unnecessary risks! Hopefully you won't loose power for
long and can check back in....cause you know we will all be worried.

And darn it- don't let beans go out when the time gets close! Can't have you
wandering the neighborhood looking for her!

And my friend is leaving the weather station on- till he looses power. In
case anyone wants to see how cape coral is doing- check out this site:


stay safe Jim,


> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
> Behalf Of james singer
> Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2005 5:54 AM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Alpha
> That's because I got tired of worrying about it and went to bed. Today
> we'll be busy taking all the hanging baskets down and moving stuff
> inside or out of any direct line of wind. It still looks like landfall
> will be Fort Myers or farther south. I have a great deal of faith in
> the landscape being able to protect the house from a category two or
> three storm, so we'll likely be okay--just scared stiff--even if we get
> a direct hit.
> We went to the library yesterday afternoon so Ms Fatma will have
> mysteries to read; on the way home, we went down to the beach to gawk
> at the waves. Pretty angry looking. And gray. It looked like a winter
> storm up north--except the temperature was about 85 degrees. And, of
> course, there was the usual complement of imbeciles out on surfboards.
> On Oct 22, 2005, at 9:20 PM, Donna wrote:
> > Since Jim hasn't answered yet...
> Island Jim
> Southwest Florida
> 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> Hardiness Zone 10
> Heat Zone 10
> Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> Maximum 100 F [38 C]
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