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Re: estimate wind speed
Posted by Steve Miller on Jun 1, 2005
Whitecaps farther out tell me its windier out there. Whitecaps start at about 14 on open water so I think you are right Lee. Looks like there is enough water to keep the wind chop down but that far shore is several miles away. The lake I sail on is 2 miles by 3 miles and whitecaps at about 12. I would not take my Mill Creek out in whitecaps!
In Response to: estimate wind speed by LeeG on Jun 1, 2005