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Some wind coming...

Postby OliverG » Mon Dec 27, 2010 9:21 pm

Small Craft Advisory

Synopsis...GULF OF THE FARALLONES...AND CORDELL BANK NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARIES...

HIGH PRESSURE AT THE SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL GIVE WAY TO A STORM SYSTEM WORKING ITS WAY TOWARD THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST. THIS SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT THE NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS BY MIDDAY TUESDAY AS LARGER WAVES...STRONG WIND AND RAIN MOVE INTO THE AREA. THE ADVERSE WEATHER WILL MOVE INTO THE HEART OF THE BAY AREA IN THE AFTERNOON THEN INTO THE SOUTHERN COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY EVENING. THE SEAS WILL SUBSIDE ON WEDNESDAY...BUT WINDS WILL REMAIN MODERATELY STRONG THROUGH THE WEEK.
Tonight...W winds 5 to 10 kt.

Tue...SE winds 10 kt. Chance of rain.

Tue Night...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Showers.

Wed...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Scattered showers.

Wed Night...NW winds 10 to 20 kt.

Thu...NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

Fri...N winds 10 kt. Slight chance of rain.

New Years Day...E winds 10 kt. Chance of rain.
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby CdoG » Tue Dec 28, 2010 12:13 pm

i got this for the bay

Wednesday: WNW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 10am.
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby robert-g » Tue Dec 28, 2010 6:11 pm

Are You saying we need to be in the water by 10AM ?
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby OliverG » Tue Dec 28, 2010 6:13 pm

CdoG wrote:i got this for the bay

Wednesday: WNW wind 15 to 20 kt, with gusts as high as 27 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 10am.


It changed again Charlie, I got this:

Wednesday: WNW wind 20 to 23 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Showers likely.
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby CdoG » Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:27 am

Well
i think it means we will got sum...
robert
rain likey before 10 am
i gotta go to the city,but I'm on the hunt after noonish
thanks ollie

as of 9:33am for the bay
Today: NW wind 23 to 25 kt, with gusts as high as 31 kt. A slight chance of showers.
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby WindMuch » Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:35 am

Charlie, Ollie and Crew,

I'll be hunting for wind today as well. I should be clear for takeoff after around Noon.

Email me (kirk@lansharks.net) if you want some company somewhere. Alameda?
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby Greg » Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:46 am

I'm heading to Alameda around 11:00.

I'll bring 6,8,10 RPM's if someone wants to give one a run, give me a holler!
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Postby robert-g » Wed Dec 29, 2010 11:02 am

Sweet, looks like I will be seeing the crew around noon!!!
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby rvv » Wed Dec 29, 2010 5:07 pm

For dec 29th it was Good times and sun at the spot today! Happy New Year all :)
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Re: Some wind coming...

Postby OliverG » Wed Dec 29, 2010 6:23 pm

Maybe tomorrow will be good also, I was on my last day of a big job and just had to close it out, so no kite for me today... :roll:
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