Not A Day For Boating

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WildCat
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Not A Day For Boating

Post by WildCat » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:24 pm

I don't remember a day that was this bad :
LMZ741-742-142145-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-
904 AM CDT Sat Apr 14 2018

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING


REST OF TODAY
Northeast gales to 45 kt. A few storm force
gusts to 50 kt are possible. A few showers. Waves 10 to 14 ft
occasionally to 18 ft building to 12 to 16 ft occasionally to 21
ft in the late morning and afternoon.
My friend just put his boat in a few days ago, guess he'll be staying in the harbor this weekend. Having a friend with a boat, btw, is far superior to having your own boat.
Do you have questions about God?

you sniveling little right-wing nutter - jj

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Re: Not A Day For Boating

Post by sparks » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:43 pm

Except that you're the pussy who free-loads. :De_Bunk: That's gotta be a great feeling.
You can lead them to knowledge, but you can't make them think.

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WildCat
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Re: Not A Day For Boating

Post by WildCat » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:57 pm

sparks wrote:Except that you're the pussy who free-loads. :De_Bunk: That's gotta be a great feeling.
That's the point!

Hey I bring beer.
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Fid
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Re: Not A Day For Boating

Post by Fid » Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:20 am

"...ft occasionally to 21
ft in the late morning and afternoon."

Yeah bud its gonna take either a salvage crew or way more beer.
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Yeah, me and an electrified atmosphere ain't friends.

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Re: Not A Day For Boating

Post by shuize » Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:57 am

WildCat wrote:Having a friend with a boat, btw, is far superior to having your own boat.
Yes, as a former boat owner who now just has friends with boats, yes it is.

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Re: Not A Day For Boating

Post by Anaxagoras » Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:55 pm

Six baseball games were canceled today too. Mostly in the Midwest.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
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