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Old 17 March 2006, 05:09   #1
Country: UK - Wales
Town: Southampton
Boat name: DynaMoHumm/ SRV/deja
Make: Avon8.4, 5.4 & 4.777
Length: 8m +
Engine: Cat3126 Yam 90 &70
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bit windy

is this of any use too anybody

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Old 17 March 2006, 05:39   #2
Country: UK - England
Town: Newquay, Cornwall.
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Not unless they have the internet out at sea - right at the point when they absolutely must get an accurate actual wind speed without stopping the boat.

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Old 17 March 2006, 12:47   #3
Country: USA
Town: Oakland CA
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In any case, which do you think is more important to someone on the water: Wind speed that the boat is experiencing, or "True wind speed" which is 10m above the surface, and is only for forecasting and reporting?

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