Originally Posted by blu
Mornington Island, Gulf of carpentaria, it hit near us before the Morning Glory, Crab Island, Cape York it hit after the rain storm, Cape Trib every f...ing thing happened at once. Luck of the draw I guess.
It's not funny
really, but I couldn't help a giggle over your account of the last strike. Mainly cos I've been there etc. and it's the exact words I used when describing what happened. About 180 miles off the Brazilian coast, squall, lightning
, torn sail, some of the back stay in molten droplets scarring the fibreglass. Less than 5 seconds I think. Oh, I forgot the fire in the SSB