Originally Posted by scottman1027
I did notice one time I lit the pilot light the wind was blowing through the water heater and kept blowing out the matches. Any ideas?
I think you answered your own question.
There is a cover that will prevent the wind, make sure its in place and block off all sources of drafts to the water heater area (open doors, open windows, etc). I'm not talking about "makeup air" thats a different discussion.