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Trees worked Wednesday morning were few in number.

July 30, 2020 07:39AM avatar
I got an early start when it was still reasonably cool, but totally clear skies hinted of the heat to come. Those trees lined the East side of the park are were the only ones casting shade over the park grass. Coins numbered fewer than 24 when the city park crew also decided to take advantage of the cooler morning, and shade, and showed up to start their lawn mowing. I pushed on.

Had to stop t the Post Office to mail off a payment for an order, then checked around for any available shady sites, but none in town other than a property owned by the school that was all being watered. We hit 99° / 100° depending upon which weather source I referred to and either way it was just too hot.

I planned to hit the West side of the park for shade during the last couple of hours before sunset, but it had only cooled to 97° with virtually no breeze. I dozed off in my recliner watching a movie and woke up about fifteen minutes after sunset so I am going to have to give it an early morning try today.

It's 6:35, which is sunrise right now, so I'll take my insulin and meds and hit the road. It's 72° outside now with a 3 mph breeze. Supposed to be in the 90's well before noon and a high of about 104° today and again tomorrow. Saturday and Sunday cool to the 100°-102° range. So morning shade, here I come. Hope to do better than two-dozen coins today as that's a meager amount. I hope others can get in some hunt-time as well.

Monte

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Hoping all the lost coins under shady trees haven't been found.thinking

Monte 235 July 16, 2020 09:24AM

8-1 AM .. Late start .. Shady, partly overcast, 77°.

Monte 166 August 01, 2020 01:02PM

Trees worked Wednesday morning were few in number.

Monte 160 July 30, 2020 07:39AM

Re: shady tree coin recovery

Sodbuster 162 July 19, 2020 12:57PM

Coin positions when encountering a good root structure. confused smiley

Monte 175 July 19, 2020 02:29PM

Finding your Roots -

UtahRich 163 July 20, 2020 04:09PM

Re: Finding your Roots -

D&P-OR 161 July 20, 2020 05:11PM

Roots - Roots - Roots

UtahRich 162 July 20, 2020 06:04PM

Correct ... physical challenges, like tree roots, turn many away from target recovery. N/T

Monte 152 July 21, 2020 07:50AM

Re: Hoping all the lost coins under shady trees haven't been found.thinking

D&P-OR 181 July 16, 2020 11:47AM

Maybe around here close which is why I'll pop over to Idaho.

Monte 176 July 18, 2020 07:51AM

Re: Maybe around here close which is why I'll pop over to Idaho.

D&P-OR 167 July 18, 2020 11:56AM

We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

Monte 189 July 18, 2020 12:41PM

Re: We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

jmaryt 179 July 18, 2020 06:26PM

Re: We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

NWCindy 171 July 19, 2020 05:44PM

Re: they don't care thumbs up

Sodbuster 172 July 19, 2020 01:06PM

Re: they don't care thumbs up

jmaryt 171 July 19, 2020 11:03PM

Re: they don't care thumbs up

WM6 169 July 19, 2020 06:40PM

Re: We can forget that some newcomers are toting a shovel. There are other real problems for quite some time now.sad smiley

Timbertodd 168 July 18, 2020 03:36PM



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