Originally Posted by Captdd
Forcast was minimum small Craft warnings 21 Knots, 3-4' swell with 3' wind
Can handle that easily.
Blew a consistent 50 Knots for 2 hours
Was in 35' seas
Only my seamanship kept me alive!
Should have done more weather research
, Windy, Grib files, lots of resources, no need to rely on the NWS, which is usually wrong. Also, insurance
is a good thing to have when your “seamanship” doesn’t work
out. Lesson learned, eh?