Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - Statistics say it won't be windy when you shoot your Boone and Crockett whitetail. Neither will it be raining. Nor cloudy. Nor warmer than 50 degrees.
A new book, "Boone and Crockett Club's Complete Guide to Hunting Whitetails," includes detailed analyses of weather conditions reported by hunters when they finally tagged a buck big enough to qualify for North America's premier big-game records book.
More than 8,000 recent Boone and Crockett record entries were reviewed. The most common trophy-day weather data: