memorial day

  • May 25-27, 2013 - Memorial Day-Wind and Seas, sure... but fish were in the boat

    Seas:
    1-3(am)
    3-5(pm)
    Winds:
    10-20 ENE (am)
    20-25 ENE (pm)
    Viz:
    30-50'
    Temp:
    81F

    This week's forecast was calling for a fairly typical Memorial Day weekend, rainy and windy. But what were the chances that those charlatan voodoo witch doctors (more commonly known as meteorologists) would get it right this week? I've lost count of the number of times the meteorological evangelists promised wonderfully light winds and calm seas only for me to make the hike and arrive to find weather conditions that only the cast and crew of "Deadliest Catch" would consider to be good. Typically, we're calling into question which dime store bubble gum machine their credentials were purchased from, but this time they nailed it (of course they did, the forecast was crap).

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