SIK SAT 8th

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SIK SAT 8th

Postby FSP » Wed Sep 05, 2012 2:05 pm

could it be...front of the rocks center stage? im not that lucky but might the finest dealer of all, be handing out a royal flush? sharpen the sword, and the lions shall be released for another battle of epic proportions..hear ye and oh my.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby mrgrey » Wed Sep 05, 2012 2:16 pm

Bring it!
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby mzhadkevich » Wed Sep 05, 2012 3:17 pm

thinkin casino?
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby jensmadwind » Wed Sep 05, 2012 5:25 pm

much ado about nothing
10 mph?
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby Misfit » Wed Sep 05, 2012 8:06 pm

I'm keeping my fingers crossed. I'm going Saturday even if it means I'm pumping up my old 17m fuel and going out on my sup in 5 knots of breeze. It's been entirely too long since I've been on the water.

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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby FSP » Wed Sep 05, 2012 11:03 pm

its been on and off prolly 6 times this week. have to see fast shes coming thru but either way theres at least (dare i say) going to be some outside bombs to catch on the supper. its all business on days like such if ur to sweep it.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby robroy » Thu Sep 06, 2012 9:14 am

I'm a newby, so I'm not familiar with all the insider lingo yet, but it sounds like Saturday is gonna be a good day. I've been out a few times now on Lake Michigan, but have not yet had a great day where the winds were just right. I have taken lessons in Ft Meyers Fl., and I'm very safety conscious. I would like to meet up with someone with some experience Saturday if anyone is interested. Not sure what the best spot is with the current wind forecast. I have to be at Great Lakes Naval Base at 0800 in the morning, and should be done by 0900, so if anyone is going to Zion or Waukegan, I'll be right in that area.

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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby Eric A. » Thu Sep 06, 2012 9:55 am

Saturday is looking BIG.
If I didn't have to work in Detroit Saturday I'd be hanging out at Silver Beach all day.
If it goes 30 kts from the north the entire southern basin is going to be heavy.

Get on some of that!

Hoping for leftovers on Sunday.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby FullThrottle49 » Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:28 am

robroy wrote:I'm a newby, so I'm not familiar with all the insider lingo yet, but it sounds like Saturday is gonna be a good day. I've been out a few times now on Lake Michigan, but have not yet had a great day where the winds were just right. I have taken lessons in Ft Meyers Fl., and I'm very safety conscious. I would like to meet up with someone with some experience Saturday if anyone is interested. Not sure what the best spot is with the current wind forecast. I have to be at Great Lakes Naval Base at 0800 in the morning, and should be done by 0900, so if anyone is going to Zion or Waukegan, I'll be right in that area.

Rob


I'm thinking about going to one of those places as well, guy I usually ride with has mono, so I need someone to go with. Let me know your plan and maybe i could help out a bit. Hopefully its a good NNE.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby Bryce FLK » Thu Sep 06, 2012 12:55 pm

Id like to do this on Saturday.... thoughts?

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Adrian you should call this guy and set something up!
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby Misfit » Thu Sep 06, 2012 1:11 pm

Jodi will be working the camera Saturday wherever I show up


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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby zulutimer » Thu Sep 06, 2012 1:19 pm

Forecast graphics for Saturday have Michigan City as the center of attention.
I'll be there early morning to .... :D
Scotty you gonna be there? I need your phone number again.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby ens137 » Thu Sep 06, 2012 1:39 pm

Fullthrottle, Robroy:

I'm heading out of Chicago in the early AM to catch some wind as well. Looks like Casino or Mich City will be the spot. Let me know your plans and we will see if we can set something up depending on where you are coming from and the timing.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby FSP » Thu Sep 06, 2012 2:27 pm

yeah looks like MC might be ground zero. beware cuz last time this happened (nw) we saw solid 15 footers and big dredging closeouts that can clean your world. should b just enough angle to ride some heavies on the outside. dont need much help cuz the size just moves you.

CONSIDER DRIVING TO THE END OF THE PARK...just a bit down from the pier as it does nothing for you on a nw and Its a busy area in the summer. This helps for us to congregate like last time where less people are if to lay out kites all over the beach.

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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby mrgrey » Thu Sep 06, 2012 4:15 pm

If forecast holds up I plan on heading up to Silver Beach in St. Joe (bout 30min north of MC). Wind appears to be atta 45 to shore up there and not on directly on shore like MC is forecast to be.

Went there with scotty once on a NW and it was really nice and calm behind the pier, big ass rollers off the end, and clean waves down from the jetty with little to no current..had a little bit of everything. If anyone is planning on going up there lemme know...send me a PM or text 219 two two one 3954 -Matt
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby V » Thu Sep 06, 2012 6:29 pm

Might do lake street saturday off the jetty upwind...if it thermals, can always roll to mc or elsewhere...

Newbs going to keegs or zion, a nw is offshore there.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby IVO » Thu Sep 06, 2012 6:54 pm

mrgrey wrote:If forecast holds up I plan on heading up to Silver Beach in St. Joe (bout 30min north of MC). Wind appears to be atta 45 to shore up there and not on directly on shore like MC is forecast to be.



Kudos Matt,it did take you no time to figure out this ,.. :!:


I'll probably check Miller first,might me light..than Silver or Da Daven bound,will see Saturday morning
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby robroy » Thu Sep 06, 2012 8:51 pm

FullThrottle49 wrote:
robroy wrote:I'm a newby, so I'm not familiar with all the insider lingo yet, but it sounds like Saturday is gonna be a good day. I've been out a few times now on Lake Michigan, but have not yet had a great day where the winds were just right. I have taken lessons in Ft Meyers Fl., and I'm very safety conscious. I would like to meet up with someone with some experience Saturday if anyone is interested. Not sure what the best spot is with the current wind forecast. I have to be at Great Lakes Naval Base at 0800 in the morning, and should be done by 0900, so if anyone is going to Zion or Waukegan, I'll be right in that area.

Rob


I'm thinking about going to one of those places as well, guy I usually ride with has mono, so I need someone to go with. Let me know your plan and maybe i could help out a bit. Hopefully its a good NNE.

It looks like it might be off shore for the west side of the lake, so we'll see.
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby Coleo » Thu Sep 06, 2012 9:12 pm

Lake street for me, saturday morning. :)
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Re: SIK SAT 8th

Postby FSP » Thu Sep 06, 2012 10:15 pm

IVO wrote:Kudos Matt,it did take you no time to figure out this ,.. :!:


4sure st joe if theres wind. last NW front Mc was the only windy spot and some missed it up north :) :) :) Yeah St joe if then wind holds up will be better angle. tonight shows more westerly than b4 so we see.
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