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goboatingnow 14-01-2015 12:14

Batten down the hatches
For all you guys and girls on this side of the pond, 100mph winds tonight , mind how you go , I see another trip to the boat to check it this week - sigh, given I was there last weekend.

F11 at sea, wave heights 9-14 metres !!

Weather Warnings - Met ‰ireann - The Irish Meteorological Service Online

I getting tired of all this wind, I need to go back to the Med !!!:smitten:


colemj 14-01-2015 14:57

Re: Batten down the hatches
There are going to be a lot of sunk Beneteaus, Bavarias and Hunters tomorrow….


boatman61 14-01-2015 15:00

Re: Batten down the hatches
Doubt it.. 95% will be on shore... may have some blown over tho'

deanowens1966 15-01-2015 10:10

Re: Batten down the hatches
@goboatingnow: In the words of a friend of mine from Minnesota:


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boatman61 15-01-2015 10:16

Re: Batten down the hatches
Pretty crap here as well.. 8metre+ sea's and a Yellow alert the length of the coast..
Fishing boat from up N went down off Sintra today in the early hours.. all hands lost I believe..

Dauntlessny 16-01-2015 13:53

Re: Batten down the hatches
Even though Waterford only got a third of that, the strongest gusts I saw were low 30 knots.

But it was a bouncy night, considering I was tired up at the dock.

Richard on Dauntless now in Ireland
Kadey Krogen 42'

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