Originally Posted by rognvald
gave us the most challenging overnight sail of the whole 1500 nm journey. " Mike O'Reilly
Congratulations on your successful passage
Thanks rognvald. It was a great first leg in our undefined journey.
Originally Posted by SunDevil
Do the waves ever get this bad in the Summer months?
Never say never, but these kinds of storms are uncommon in the prime summer sailing months on the Great Lakes
. At least up here on Superior it is the Fall and winter that is pretty ugly. That said, we regularly see 3 meter seas (~10 ft) during the summer and 30+ knots.