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Re: Trade Winds Dying

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Originally Posted by northoceanbeach View Post
Nah. If the trades were always so gentle then Maui wouldn't have been the windsurfing capital of the world for so long.
Winds are only good on maui because the venturi effect between the west maui moutains and Haleakala. I am a windsurfer and the number of sailable days are definitely down from 20 years ago on all islands- even maui.
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