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post #24 of Old 09-06-2012
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Re: Hurricane leslie coming north, need I be concerned?

Unless you time your exit at the race at slack, ( there always seems to be current) going out, and coming back..could be painfully slow.
Most of us probably try to ride the currents out; once out, turning around and coming back you could find yourself doing less than 2 kn over ground...against a stiff current
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