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Re: Sailboat perishes off Hatteras, USCG rescues crew

Originally Posted by night0wl View Post
In 30 foot, breaking waves in a noreaster, even the toughest bluewater cruiser would likely get pummeled to the point of rescue.
Really? So no one has ever survived those conditions?

Do you believe in summoning the USCG just because you are "pummeled"?

How about waiting until the boat is sinking, or is that too inconvenient?
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