Originally Posted by captainrizzo
Seriously? When is the last forecast you saw that was 10 kts, gusting to 35? The OP asked a question about being in 15-20 and being hit with a 30 kt gust without a reef. To your point...I wouldn't reef a sunfish in 10 kts even if you could reef a sunfish. Come on.
Come out my way and I'll show you 10 knots gusting to 35. I do not generally pay much attention to forcast. I have heard forcast here calling for 15 knots and I'm sailing in 35 at the time.
What's the sunfish got to do with anything?