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by Mike » Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:24 pm

I MIGHT try to catch an early morning windsurf session before the tide goes out. No windsurfers out early last Wednesday and couldn't read the wind for sure so took the safe kite bet - which at that time conditions did better suit kiting over windsurf.

Kite could be good later Friday am on the lower tide if some waves show - maybe "act 2"?
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by Chuck » Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:57 pm

:D
How fast is the tide forecast to drop? Would love a good day on the Pole Board. Mebbe AG can show me a thing or two ;)
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by Michael » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:18 pm

Chuck wrote:
How fast is the tide forecast to drop? Would love a good day on the Pole Board.


Wind looks like it might be stronger around 2 though, not ideal, hopefully it comes in a little earlier in the morning.

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by Whalepuke » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:38 pm

What’s the minimum tide for windsurfing there? It’s been a while since I last sailed there. My eta is 9:30
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by Alton » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:57 pm

Whalepuke wrote:What’s the minimum tide for windsurfing there? It’s been a while since I last sailed there. My eta is 9:30

3m is getting into "losing your fin" territory.
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by Adrian L » Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:50 pm

3M tide is mint! Nice waves for jumping at that tide. Enjoy! Glad to hear you haven't sold all your gear btw and getting out there. Good stuff!
Awesome reading reports of a few good days and more tomorrow. Right on!
Have fun.
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by Faceplant » Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:09 pm

Thanks to Adam the bar I left at the beach last Saturday afternoon is now in my posession. I’ll be kiting tomorrow. Just not sure when. Either dawn patrol and after work. Or leave work early afternoon for marathon seasion.
Either way, forecast looks good. :D
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by Whalepuke » Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:30 pm

Adrian L wrote:3M tide is mint! Nice waves for jumping at that tide. Enjoy! Glad to hear you haven't sold all your gear btw and getting out there. Good stuff!
Awesome reading reports of a few good days and more tomorrow. Right on!
Have fun.


I just updated my gear. Super stoked on windsurfing always! 3m sounded right!
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by Faceplant » Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:32 am

OSR solid conditions. Pumping 9 meter.
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by adam2 » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:41 am

Faceplant wrote:Thanks to Adam the bar I left at the beach last Saturday afternoon is now in my posession. I’ll be kiting tomorrow. Just not sure when. Either dawn patrol and after work. Or leave work early afternoon for marathon seasion.
Either way, forecast looks good. :D


No problem, thanks for the beer! I wish I was out there with you today.
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