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Wind. Much.

Postby WindMuch » Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:27 am

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Ocean Beach at 2:27am:
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What size kite?

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Postby Rob » Mon Apr 08, 2013 4:02 am

Looks delicious
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Re: Wind. Much.

Postby Aloha » Mon Apr 08, 2013 7:27 am

Too bad it wasn't a full moon, looks like good conditions to break out my 1m
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Wind. Much.

Postby sc-surfer » Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:41 am

Wadell was blowing 15-50 overnight last night. How do ya rig for THAT?? :-0


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Re: Wind. Much.

Postby More Waves Please » Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:11 am

Yeah, 55 sustained is no problem, but those 75 mph gusts will get you every time.

Shoot, I'm lucky my house is still standing down here on the coast. It was rocking all night!
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Re: Wind. Much.

Postby gtilde » Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:52 pm

Downright insane. I had 2 stoneware planters blown off the (west) back wall of house and busted apart. Wind must have slammed the house and split, with some going downward. These things were no joke, 75+ pounds without dirt and plant. Rest of the yard looks like the Tunguska event played out again, have 30-40 black orchid pots down.
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