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Old 02-04-2013
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Re: Currents in the C&D Canal

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Originally Posted by Ulladh View Post
...A Cohansey departure can be scheduled to arrive at the entrance to the Cape May Canal near slack at the canal entrance. If arrival is early for slack and the wind is not out of the west then anchor off Higbee Beach until slack, or just power through the rock jetties...
If I sailed down the river from Cohansey on ebb, I'd be arriving at the canal entrance near slack before flood, and would want to get into/though the canal as quickly as possible before the current started pushing too hard against me, right?
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