SailNet Community - View Single Post - Sailing 3 miles off shore and Thunderstorm moves in from the east. What do you do?
View Single Post
post #10 of Old 06-16-2013
zeehag
snake charmer, cat herder
 
zeehag's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: refitting a formosa in exotic tropical locations....
Posts: 1,796
Thanks: 8
Thanked 28 Times in 28 Posts
Rep Power: 7
 
Re: Sailing 3 miles off shore and Thunderstorm moves in from the east. What do you do

it is easier just to reef jib, dump main and sail thru it. they only last a short time. i did this for almost a year--seems the old guy i sailed with kind of enjoyed the experience of sailing in thunderstorms.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

formosa 41, cruising tropics


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
zeehag is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome