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Cold Snapped

Discussion in 'Ask All Sailors' started by Phil Herring, Jan 7, 2019. Add this thread to a FAQ

  1. DougM


    Joined Jul 24, 2005
    1,564 posts, 171 likes
    Beneteau 323
    US Manistee, MI
    Had the Corvette out for a ride on Sunday, nice day in the 60s. Looks like snow predicted for this weekend. I just didn’t move far enough south for the winter...

  2. Will Gilmore

    Will Gilmore

    Joined Oct 19, 2017
    3,902 posts, 1,912 likes
    O'Day 19
    US Littleton, NH
    When I got too hot living in Florida, I just put on a layer of air conditioned house. Up here in Northern NH, if it gets too hot, I have to wait a day for Summer to end.

    -Will (Dragonfly)

  3. Charlie Jones s/v Tehani

    Charlie Jones s/v Tehani

    Joined Mar 1, 2012
    1,576 posts, 524 likes
    1961 Rhodes Meridian 25
    us Texas coast
    :) heat is one thing- the hot broiling sun is different. Do remember- the sun is much higher in the sky here in summer time, than it is in Wisc.

    And my house does not have air conditioning. I have screened doors and fans

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  4. jon hansen

    jon hansen

    Joined May 25, 2012
    1,249 posts, 710 likes
    john alden caravelle 42
    us sturgeon bay, wis
    all my silliness aside, living near family and friends is the warmest of all. that keeps me warm in my cool clims....

  5. Kermit


    Joined Jul 31, 2010
    4,887 posts, 2,114 likes
    Hunter 260
    US Lake Murray Sailing Club, SC
    Here’s the iris.

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  6. jssailem


    Joined Oct 22, 2014
    7,825 posts, 3,136 likes
    CAL 35 Cruiser
    US Salem, Moored Port Everett WA
    Feels early in the year.
    Very pretty.

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  7. Caspurr


    Joined Oct 5, 2015
    71 posts, 3 likes
    Hunter 33 33
    Ca Halifax
    New Boom cover for Christmas. A couple of Atlantic Canada snow and ice storms and holding up nicely.

    Attached Files:

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  8. Tom J

    Tom J

    Joined Sep 30, 2008
    1,181 posts, 144 likes
    Catalina 310
    US Quincy, MA
    When I was snowbound at my Dad's house in MA, back in 2015, I couldn't get near the yacht club to check on my boat. I consoled myself with thoughts of home back in Hawaii. IMG_1172.jpg IMG_2184.jpg

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