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post #9 of Old 08-06-2012
JonEisberg
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Re: Delivery

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Originally Posted by Tempest View Post
I'm not sure that I'd plan a trip that had me crossing the gulf steam twice in September and October. A layover waiting out bad weather could cost you any time you saved
You've sure got that right...

Sailing the longer route, twice crossing the Stream, with no bailout options other than Bermuda, I just don't see the point of choosing the riskier route...

If he is determined to stay offshore, perhaps heading for a waypoint 150 miles off Hatteras would be preferable to Bermuda...
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