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Best time of the year to sail south from Washington to California?
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Best time of the year to sail south from Washington to California?
Take a look at the North Pacific Pilot Charts at Maritime Safety Information and pick your poison.
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Usually late Summer, We left in September and had a good passage with winds up to 40 knots for two days off the Oregon coast.
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Vic Maui is late June / early July. They go down to about San Francisco before turning right.

With an El Nino brewing the PacificHhigh is going to get messed up. Watch the weatherfax.

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