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Old 24 July 2013, 17:17   #401
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Took mine out for a shakedown this eve, starting to belt down with rain and is really going for it now. Roads were starting to flood.
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awesome rain here, lightnin n shit!
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Old 24 July 2013, 17:31   #403
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You & Mollers could outsnore Europe. I still have the video evidence (having been kept awake all night by the snoring, then listening to you both denying it)

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Enjoy the Scillies trip - looks like a cracker.
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Sundays forecast is force 5 gusting 6-7

7 Day Weather Forecast for Scilly Islands - Netweather.tv

Going to leave tomorrow at 8-9 ish meeting with Longjohn at around lunchtime then driving the rest of the way to PZ.

I'll check on here before I leave tomorrow morning.....

There is still time to call this off, but I would rather know sooner rather than later
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OK the bottom line is- FRI, SAT will be fine apart from a mod SSE wind for a few hours mid PM SAT afternoon.
Sunday is not looking at all good. If we come back on Sunday it would be best to leave between 6-7am.
The best option would be to come back late afternoon Sat. That still gives us a good stay and the option to be safe.
What do the rest of you think? Most of you have had a lot more experience on the water than me.
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Old 25 July 2013, 02:22   #409
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OK the bottom line is- FRI, SAT will be fine apart from a mod SSE wind for a few hours mid PM SAT afternoon.
Sunday is not looking at all good. If we come back on Sunday it would be best to leave between 6-7am.
The best option would be to come back late afternoon Sat. That still gives us a good stay and the option to be safe.
What do the rest of you think? Most of you have had a lot more experience on the water than me.
Make the most of your weather window if you only stay over night it would be worth the trip
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Old 25 July 2013, 02:26   #410
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Current webcam pics show Penzance & Scillies better than here (Bournemouth) - Agree that Sunday isn't looking great. Tides work for coming back late afternoon/evening on Sat and better to be safe than sorry
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