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Old 21 July 2011, 03:01   #421
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Currently 9 knots and falling here, 14 knots mid channel:

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Old 21 July 2011, 03:34   #422
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10 knots from the northwest today, 12 knots from the northeast tomorrow...

Clear skies and calm seas for the weekend!
Yep, it really is rather nice! About time!!
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Don't shoot the messenger time. After what seemend like endless discussions yesterday about the weather patterns over the weekend, etc, etc, etc the five skippers put the trip to the vote. The overwhelming view was that things are not stable enough and that there is a concern that we might arrive OK but then get stranded on Sunday so the vote was 4 to 1 against the trip this time but we willl do it later, if we ever get any stable weather that is.

This was not taken lightly and I for one am gutted because I really wanted this to happen.

Sorry guys, I know that gotchiguy will now leap in with accusations of wimpishness but that's that.

Hoperfully we'll see some of you around the Solent or Poole during the first weekk of August if any of you are about.
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This was not taken lightly and I for one am gutted because I really wanted this to happen.
If it doesn't feel right, then the only good decision is to postpone.

No doubt now that the decision is made the weather will take a rapid turn for the fantastic! Murphy and his pesky law!!
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Sorry guys, I know that gotchiguy will now leap in with accusations of wimpishness but that's that.
No no, not at all. Just think you're missing out. Like Martin predicted at 5 this morning - Anyway, the sun is shining hard and the sky is blue. Surely the one "for" could simply join up with Trevor's group?
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Surely the one "for" could simply join up with Trevor's group?
Crikey Gotchibrat, that is a good idea.
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Crikey Gotchibrat, that is a good idea.
Yes. Seeing as we just discussed it in person just before this post and you agreed.
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you agreed
Aw, don't spoil the magic of the internet!
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I think you pair may have been couped up in a console a little too long. That's enough inane ramblings for the time being thanks.

Presumably Paul, Trevor and Avocet are still coming. We'll be there.
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Presumably Paul, Trevor and Avocet are still coming. We'll be there.
Are you coming up today?
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