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  Weathercocking
  Posted by: mirahill on Sep-29-11 8:07 PM (EST)
 

Bravo Jeff! As this years segment of paddling around Cape Breton Island, we spent a hard three hours crossing Ingonish Bay (8km). We experienced everything you noted, heading into/across 40 to 50 km winds from the northwest, and no place to hide. Even knowing about the effect and how to counteract the cocking, I was pretty well wasted by the time we made North Ingonish Harbour. Great explanation.Thanks,
Fred Hill

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  • Nice explanation - kbraband - Sep-28-11 10:22 AM
    • Weathercocking - mirahill - Sep-29-11 8:07 PM

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