Keegs May 30 2011

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Keegs May 30 2011

Postby STF » Sun May 29, 2011 1:21 pm

Looks to be 15-20 outta the south


thinking Keegs



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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Jimbo » Sun May 29, 2011 4:03 pm

Its $20.00 for non residence to get in at Keegs now on week ends. Car pooling from the yacht club parking lot a good idea.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby STF » Sun May 29, 2011 4:15 pm

on mondays too?
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Jimbo » Sun May 29, 2011 4:27 pm

Holiday weekends too. Not sure if the 4th of july counts but I am sure the city needs the cash.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Safe_Cracker » Sun May 29, 2011 6:21 pm

Not on Mondays and technically the season hasn't started yet so there isnt a fee. I dropped in on saturday and nobody taking money. I was told the marking of the season is when you see the porta pissers in the parking lot. It does in fact say it opens memorial day weekend but no evidence of this yet.


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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Jimbo » Sun May 29, 2011 6:42 pm

Was there Fri @3:45 after work. The attendant says $20.00. Till tue turned around went home.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby kitenick » Sun May 29, 2011 7:45 pm

anyone heading down to wolf? I think I am going about 12..depending..
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Like To Kite » Sun May 29, 2011 11:23 pm

Making the drive and heading to South Haven with a couple of people. Doing some lessons and should be good to ride. Hope to see you there!
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Artem » Mon May 30, 2011 9:09 am

I'm gonna roll by there at 10-11..... if its not good I'm gonna head north but not to sheboygan.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby lebeda12345 » Mon May 30, 2011 9:34 am

Please post what's hapenning there. I am planning to come there on afternoon.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Like To Kite » Mon May 30, 2011 9:58 am

Change of plans, heading to Waukegan where there may be better wind. on the way so see you soon! Will update conditions when there.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Like To Kite » Mon May 30, 2011 11:23 am

Seems to be about 13 knots and slightly off shore. The word on the beach is that it should be building and backing (counter clockwise wind movement) so that it is more side shore. Flat at the moment. Hot sunny day at the beach!
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby STF » Mon May 30, 2011 11:31 am

Ya meter says SW right now and 13. getting some things done so I can roll when it turns south.

Is there that 20 $ fee up there today?
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby skysurfr » Mon May 30, 2011 11:48 am

If it's $20 at Waukegan, why not just go next-door to Zion Illinois Beach State Park? It's free and nicer.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Like To Kite » Mon May 30, 2011 12:35 pm

Wind switched to side on shore. Bout 15 knots. Much cooler.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby ChicagoGlobeRider » Mon May 30, 2011 12:37 pm

MC is running damn near sideshore right now despite the pier reading?? The heat of the sand and cooler water may be forcing it that way which is at noon about 18-20knots.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby mikeonakite » Mon May 30, 2011 12:46 pm

Cool, thanks alot for the report from the sand. Heading out around 3.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby Safe_Cracker » Mon May 30, 2011 4:37 pm

Anyone gonna ride that Keegan SW they are predicting tomorrow? Should be more SSW than anything and up to 30kts, we'll see..... Polo
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby STF » Mon May 30, 2011 10:28 pm

totally rad!

keegs went off. that wind meter (direction wise) has gotta be off. Rode till dark, closed it out on the water with a beautiful sunset then hit up El Famous Burrito with some of the kite crew.
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Re: Keegs May 30 2011

Postby gbleck » Tue May 31, 2011 1:29 pm

It has to be off. I look out the window and at the meter and it's fairly consistently reading more clockwise then the real wind.
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