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Re: Chicago to South Manitou Island

Originally Posted by Barquito View Post
Bad: Weather can sneak up on you. Big @ss thunderstorms can pop up out of anywhere.
Ditto that! I've never sailed Lake Michigan, but Lake Superior is crazy. One day in less than a half hour it went from sunny and warm and too calm to sail, to driving hail and wind and so-cold-you're-wearing-every-layer-you-have.
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