SailNet Community - View Single Post - 2013 Sailing Season

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  
View Single Post
Old 05-29-2013   #80
Battered and Bruised
Silvio's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 490
Thanks: 0
Thanked 7 Times in 4 Posts
Rep Power: 5
Silvio is on a distinguished road
Re: 2013 Sailing Season

Perhaps it's the heavier boats that makes the difference in what "feels" like a great sailing day on the bay? Or maybe we just had steadier conditions lower down the bay? We also spent Sunday out and had spectacular sailing. Not the best I've ever seen, I'll save that designation for the one particular day going from Bimini to New Providence in the Bahamas or perhaps a couple days sailing a beam reach up the Hawke Channel between Key West and Key Largo.

The only gusty wind I saw Sunday was at the mouth of the Patuxant River going out into the bay. In the bay I saw steady 12-15kn winds which fell off to 7-9kn around 5:00 pm or so.
It's my happy pill
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Silvio is offline   Reply With Quote Share with Facebook

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:58 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
(c) LLC 2000-2012

The store is owned and operated by a company independent of the forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.