Cruising and Navigation Association of New Zealand

Archive for 5 October , 2014

Wind on Saturday

It was  a good call to cancel our cruise on Saturday.

The gusty winds lasted until Saturday evening,  and did NOT start easing until after 4pm Saturday— too late for us

 

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In fact there was one very nasty squall that gave gusts to over 60 knots at Tiritiri at around 2pm Saturday – NOT what we would wish on anyone!

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Even RNZYS cancelled the first race of the Commanders Cup on their “opening day”.

 

Bob McDavitt

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