SV Skalliwag #141
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Homeport: Solomons, Maryland
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Re: Thunderstorm in Chesapeake Bay
After reading Hal Roth's Book "Handling storms at sea" I wonder about using lying ahull in the Bay during a Tstorm as long as you have enough sea room. Since you should not have to worry about breaking seas in the bay seems like this could be an alternative. I have never used it yet, I have always just dropped sail, started the engine and pointed the boat into the wind.