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U2U2U2



Joined: 06 Jul 2001
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Location: Shipsterns Bluff, Tasmania. Colorado

PostPosted: Mon Jun 03, 2019 9:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The wind here in Colorado has been the best in decades, oh sorry I misread Cape Cod for Colorado. Never mind.
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boardsurfr



Joined: 23 Aug 2001
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Maybe the wind was reading this forum. Whatever it was, it came in typical summer fashion today - models predicted WSW 19 mph, so we got 30+ mph. Even the usual half-hour dip in the middle was present.

The "expert" forecast completely missed it, though. Maybe that's why there were only a handful of windsurfers and a couple of kiters out at Kalmus today.



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flaherty



Joined: 01 May 1997
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yup, mother nature got mad at me, I dissed her ! Never ever do that to a Lady,
So I missed it. But looks good for today and maybe a few days in a row. I'm sorry, been put in my place !
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boardsurfr



Joined: 23 Aug 2001
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 10:27 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

flaherty wrote:
Yup, mother nature got mad at me, I dissed her ! Never ever do that to a Lady

I agree in general. But if your complaints bring the wind, by all means complain when its light for a few days!
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paulf.



Joined: 21 Mar 1996
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

just looked at the graph from today. holy cow! hope somebody caught it or the wind gods will be punishing.
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PeterSS



Joined: 05 Feb 2009
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

All the forecasts botched it here today in SW CT as well... called for ~10 knots, and it was 15-20 all afternoon with gusts over 20... I noticed the forecast revised itself after 6pm to compensate for their miss! Aside from a week in Hatteras, Ive only been out a few times this spring...there have been only a handful of SW days here..alot more gusty NW...the weather different/ off in my opinion...
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dllee



Joined: 03 Jul 2009
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Location: East Bay

PostPosted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 9:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Same here at Berkeley. Every weather prediction " low to mid teens"...so I'm way powered on 86 liters and 5.2. At at 160lbs.
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jpeter



Joined: 18 Oct 2009
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Its all been downhill since aug 1988. High pressure ruled the month. I believe 17 days over 30mph. 10to15 forecast every day. Jp
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