Originally Posted by Cruisingdad
Because the wind was blowing out of the east, it was very small seas (mostly under 5-6') - like sailing on a lake with good wind.
This is why I want to move out to the west coast of FL. Predominant Southeast (summer) and Northeast (winter) winds in Florida both serve to rough up the east coast waters of FL and flatten the waters on the left coast.
Truly, a hidden secret is West Coast of FL sailing.