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Old 09-05-2008, 09:44 PM
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I used this last weekend in SE Florida for a few sessions and never even saw a squall much less had to boot in to avoid one. Some guys monitor radar at the launch and have an effective "all in" signal to bring riders in before wx hazards arrive. A number of other areas in Florida were getting slammed at the same time and weren't rideable in my opinion. That is how it goes, sometimes there are useable holes and sometimes not.. Been using similar approaches for many years with reasonable results. Other times, like around Kevin's accident, it wasn't on for realistic kiting, it was that simple. Restraint in all things, if conditions don't look good for your skill level or aren't sufficiently free of weather hazards, don't go.
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