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post #3 of Old 08-23-2009
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Also, keep in mind that if the tide is bigger, Hell Gate is going to be affected. We usually leave about 30 minutes after the favorable current (going the same direction as us) starts and fly through the East River with anywhere from 3 to 8 kts of extra current. I wonder what this change in tide will do to it...

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