Originally Posted by sailor50
It's hurricane season.
So? We don't (or I don't) know where this fellow is starting from. Given the choice of Florida or Bahamas for hurricane season I'd take the Bahamas. If in Virginia or North I'd hold off for a bit, but otherwise what real difference does it make which part of the bullseye one is in?
To the OP, sorry I can't help you directly. I'm heading from Annapolis to Newport for the boat show there, then from Annapolis to BVI in November. Skipping the Bahamas this year.