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Old 27 May 2005, 03:19   #21
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Friday : Scorchio


Hurrah!!! Summer's Here!!!

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Yes its offical 24hours of summer from now then back to the normal.Need 48 hours this year as I can only go out Sunday Enjoy it while it's here
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Old 27 May 2005, 04:24   #22
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oh yes im about on sat
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Old 27 May 2005, 17:12   #23
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Well I did manage to get out today, Friday. I wasn't intending to but the sun was just too nice to miss. I had an hour thrashing around in Hayling Bay. Very slight swell but nothing to worry about. Before I left I was warned that Chimet was showing a Force 5. It certainly didn't feel like it.

When I drove down to the seafront in the evening the water was very calm. Even saw a dark blue RIB, about 5.5 m, pulling a water skier along the front of Hayling.

Anybody here ? If so I can send you some piccies.

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Old 27 May 2005, 17:59   #24
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Hiya Nick!

It was brill today...Paul & Robin couldn't resist the warm weather and headed out earlier Then we met Tony and Howard & Craig (another Craig ) and shot across to Cowes. The temperature was fantastic and the breeze just blew away work

Lovely to see some great peeps and it must be summer because we made it to The Globe where the crews had Irish cappucinos

Coming home on the silky sea was ....

magic

Pompey looked all glam and sparkly



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Old 27 May 2005, 18:20   #25
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Twas lovely!!

flat calm up Southampton water. i may have converted Craig away from sails and into ribs!

looks a little breezy tomorrow so will see what the morning brings but not having to worry about launching is nice!
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Old 27 May 2005, 18:23   #26
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flat calm up Southampton water. i may have converted Craig away from sails and into ribs!
Excellent taste that man

Haven't dared look at Metcheck yet but hopefully all will turn out OK for tomorrow.

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Old 27 May 2005, 18:28   #27
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Old 27 May 2005, 18:29   #28
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reckon you might have a wet time tomorrow. shipping forcast is showing 5 to 7 south easterly!
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Old 27 May 2005, 18:38   #29
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With regards the weather forecasts, and dare I say this, but has anybody noticed that the Solent waters have been a lot calmer than the forecasts have suggested.

Even with the high wind speeds the seas haven't really been that bad.

Just an observation.

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Old 27 May 2005, 18:44   #30
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Martin has a theory about a certain 'weather' computer spewing out inaccurate stuff!


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