Detailed Puget Sound wind / current forecasts? - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > Out There > Destinations > Pacific Northwest & Alaska
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 08-04-2010
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 97
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 7
anthony11 is on a distinguished road
Detailed Puget Sound wind / current forecasts?

I know I've found a site in the past that showed very detailed wind / current forecasts for the Sound, graphically, but can't find it for the life of me. What do you folks use for weather forecasts sailing out of Seattle / Edmonds? The NOAA forecasts seem to be slow to update and address the whole Sound at once, which I've seen isn't always how things turn out.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 08-05-2010
svHyLyte's Avatar
Old as Dirt!
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Tampa Bay Area
Posts: 2,835
Thanks: 15
Thanked 116 Times in 110 Posts
Rep Power: 7
svHyLyte is on a distinguished road
Take a look at SailFlow.com - CA-san francisco Wind Data
__________________
"It is not so much for its beauty that the sea makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from the waves, that so wonderfully renews a weary spirit."
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 08-05-2010
erps's Avatar
the pointy end is the bow
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: La Conner, Washington
Posts: 6,216
Thanks: 2
Thanked 26 Times in 26 Posts
Rep Power: 10
erps will become famous soon enough erps will become famous soon enough
Sailflow for wind forecasts

SailFlow.com - WA - eastern Wind Data


Doh! HyLyte beat me by 30 seconds.
__________________
Ray
S.V. Nikko
1983 Fraser 41
La Conner, WA


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


Boating for over 25 years, some of them successfully.

Last edited by erps; 08-05-2010 at 10:15 AM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 08-05-2010
djodenda's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Kirkland, Washington
Posts: 1,620
Thanks: 1
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 10
djodenda will become famous soon enough djodenda will become famous soon enough
Hey Anthony!

Try here:

BIS Home

David
__________________
David

1987 CS 36 Merlin "Kyrie"

"They drove a dump truck full of money up to my house. I'm not made of stone!" -Krusty the Clown
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #5  
Old 08-05-2010
erps's Avatar
the pointy end is the bow
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: La Conner, Washington
Posts: 6,216
Thanks: 2
Thanked 26 Times in 26 Posts
Rep Power: 10
erps will become famous soon enough erps will become famous soon enough
Good reference David.
__________________
Ray
S.V. Nikko
1983 Fraser 41
La Conner, WA


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


Boating for over 25 years, some of them successfully.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #6  
Old 08-05-2010
blt2ski's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 6,762
Thanks: 0
Thanked 25 Times in 24 Posts
Rep Power: 10
blt2ski will become famous soon enough
SailFlow.com - WA - puget sound Wind Data
SailFlow.com - WA - puget sound Wind Data
Washington State Ferry Weather

Those are the three I use most. Along with the link to the port of edmonds which has a current weather site too. I have 7-10 other links that a member of the club gave a how to predict weather and winds, I do not use them all, I think I still have the paper work.

For currents, I have a yellow book, that shows currents thru a period of time thru about 12 hrs. Not sure if anything is online like it.

Marty
__________________
She drives me boat,
I drives me dinghy!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #7  
Old 08-12-2010
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 97
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 7
anthony11 is on a distinguished road
Thanks - that's what I was looking for
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:49 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.