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7/27 SW -?

Postby skysurfr » Tue Jul 26, 2011 11:35 am

Looks like it might happen.
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Ben » Tue Jul 26, 2011 11:47 am

My fingers are crossed. I will check it in the AM, Just curious where do you look for your weather info on South Haven?
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby ironben » Tue Jul 26, 2011 12:48 pm

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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Ben » Tue Jul 26, 2011 12:58 pm

Sorry I guess I should have said, I was looking for an actual wind reading, not a prediction. Does the lighthouse in SH have a wind meter on it? Why do, I think, I remember a camera on it at one point also?
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby ironben » Tue Jul 26, 2011 1:12 pm

do u have iphone? if so u can get same app and u will have wind reading there from sh
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Hoosier Daddy » Tue Jul 26, 2011 1:19 pm

How do you get that ap?
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby ironben » Tue Jul 26, 2011 1:25 pm

i tunes look for wind alert or wind finder
adroit phone may have that app too
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Kevin » Tue Jul 26, 2011 2:04 pm

Count me in for SH if it happens.
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Like To Kite » Tue Jul 26, 2011 4:15 pm

Any thoughts about going to Waukegan tomorrow? A student and I would like to find something closer to Chicago than South Haven if possible. From the forecasts that I am looking at, it looks like it will be SSE at Waukegan tomorrow but I am a bit concerned it will not come in strong enough. Thanks for any input!

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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby skysurfr » Tue Jul 26, 2011 4:41 pm

yea... the last fct has is now SSE, which means Illinois Beach / Keeg's.

We'll have to check again after 10pm.

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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby winter234 » Tue Jul 26, 2011 6:26 pm

Does anybody think Sheoygan?
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby West » Wed Jul 27, 2011 8:18 am

Talked to the Sheriff yesterday.....he was worried about passing thunderstorms today interrupting the wind pattern.....but ya never know!!! Same could be said bout Keegs.....but a little patience and a bit of luck might turn things your way........
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby WaWaZat » Wed Jul 27, 2011 8:21 am

Careful of the predicted wicked storms, 60 mph winds & marine warnings up north.
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby skysurfr » Wed Jul 27, 2011 9:38 am

Maybe after it slides past.....

The wind hates me.

Maybe Illinois Beach later on?

Is Waukegan still pay to get in during the week?
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Like To Kite » Wed Jul 27, 2011 1:31 pm

Going to take our chances and check out Waukegan. Looks like most of the storm activity is to the North of there for now. I'll update the conditions if I can when I get there. Looks like it will switch offshore there a little later though. Wish us luck!
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Like To Kite » Wed Jul 27, 2011 3:25 pm

SE and light at the moment, about 10-12 knots. Guess it was better earlier but maybe will pick up a little later again. Supposed to switch to SW at some point though.
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby WaWaZat » Wed Jul 27, 2011 3:36 pm

Like To Kite wrote:SE and light at the moment, about 10-12 knots. Guess it was better earlier but maybe will pick up a little later again. Supposed to switch to SW at some point though.

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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby skysurfr » Wed Jul 27, 2011 7:09 pm

Got it 11 to 3 at kegs. No parking fee. 12m
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Re: 7/27 SW -?

Postby Like To Kite » Thu Jul 28, 2011 12:38 am

Good day hanging out at the beach with nice kiters. Wind was super light and almost straight onshore. Great day for a safety land lesson! :wink:

Crossing fingers for wind soon and looking forward to the next time!

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