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Todays wind at berkely..

PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 6:56 pm
by narly1
i think we got some wind today at pt jolly
becouse of a cut off low..just off sf coast,
that poped up on the sat.image ?
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anyone?

PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 7:47 pm
by bobbyboom
I thought I missed it but was pumped to see it was sweet when I launched. Great session! I don't know why we had the wind, but we had it and it was fun! ;)

-Bobby

PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 8:54 pm
by Bulldog
Dude doesn't miss a day. Charlie, Bobby is giving you a run for your money.

PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 9:22 pm
by flip
the wind was super steady too, right up until 5:50 (very easy to identify from the graph) when out of nowhere it shut off for a minute and when it came back on it was a bumpy ride back to the beach on punchy gusts. standing on the sand after coming back in, we could see the gusts coming in 30 seconds ahead of time out on the water.

i, too, thought it was just coming down as i launched, but you called it charlie. "looks like you guys gonna get a session". that was like the opposite of crying wolf... i think..

PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 9:35 pm
by Bulldog
Sherman switched from north to west 18 after sundown; that's usually a pretty good sign for the next day. If the north wind is done, the valley's gonna heat up pretty good tomorrow and start pulling the onshore flow in. Saturday is supposed to get stronger Onshore and clouding up so it might get gusty but still good.

Going out on a limb here, since the marine forecast is still calling for 5-15.

PostPosted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 10:13 pm
by bobbyboom
Ha, ha. I've got nuttin' on Charlie. He's the master. I just follow in his foot steps. :)

-Bobby

PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2007 6:23 am
by narly1
dudes..
check out paul...call n it, and ya no wind forcast today...yet.
http://sat.wrh.noaa.gov/satellite/satlo ... fog&size=2

i hope you get nice and toastie today paul.

bobby iam not a master,like you iam still learning.

flip, when i left there were 9 kiters out some of them up and some of them down
ya berkelys holie, so just kite the gust.

i hope we all get to do it again today.

PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2007 7:12 am
by fearlu
Where's my morning sesh????

PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2007 8:00 am
by K. Cliff
narly1 wrote:bobby iam not a master.


But I think you have some great tips! I switched my micro loop out to rope like you said and it works great! Thanks....

PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2007 10:51 am
by Bulldog
Sorry Dave, it's all cloudy now; some low coming in from up north I guess. It was warmer at 8 am than it is now. Not looking good.

They're calling for 20-30 NW on the coast Sunday. Might be a good Stinson day for us beginner wave riders.