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Damon
Joined: 25 Jun 2007, 22:00

23 Sep 2017, 00:43 #161

CG just told 16' Wellcraft they were putting them on a 30 minute call schedule.
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Dun Fudgin
Joined: 21 Jun 2007, 03:54

23 Sep 2017, 00:47 #162

Damon wrote: Gloucester police boat just talked to CG lady but she told them to switch to land line (I assume their cell phone).
(Only 12 inch seas?)
Opps! I had to take the dog out but I did hear they are in 5' deep water and their anchor is holding.
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Damon
Joined: 25 Jun 2007, 22:00

23 Sep 2017, 01:25 #163

I am only hearing routine stuff from CG Boston now. Turning it off.
It sounds like they are ok, but perhaps not their boat.
Don't you see that the whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the range of thought?...   ..........
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Damon
Joined: 25 Jun 2007, 22:00

23 Sep 2017, 02:04 #164

The Gloucester times web site says they are on the back side of Cranes Beach. If that is the case I hope the Gloucester police boat is not going through the entrance tonight to help them. They would be in greater danger than the stuck motor boaters.

Update at Times site: http://www.gloucestertimes.com/news/loc ... t=headline
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Dun Fudgin
Joined: 21 Jun 2007, 03:54

23 Sep 2017, 11:47 #165

I saw that, the big question is why these guys went out in a small boat in terrible weather?
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Damon
Joined: 25 Jun 2007, 22:00

23 Sep 2017, 13:43 #166

They had wet suits on?  Diving? Strange story so far.
Don't you see that the whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the range of thought?...   ..........
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jake
Joined: 22 Jan 2008, 19:01

23 Sep 2017, 15:04 #167

Dun Fudgin wrote: I saw that, the big question is why these guys went out in a small boat in terrible weather?
After what I could hear on the scanner about the sea conditions , why would someone go out in them in the first place.  When they said seas were 12 ft.  I figured the GPD boat could never get out of the river.   
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Damon
Joined: 25 Jun 2007, 22:00

23 Sep 2017, 17:19 #168

Well, they were in Essex Bay, not out in Ipswich Bay. Of course the GPD boat would have to go through the river and Ipswich Bay and then through the wild entrance to Essex Bay to reach them. That was surely out of the question.
I am really wondering what on earth the two wet suiters were up to though. Something is being left out of this story.
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Fortune Cookie
Joined: 13 Nov 2010, 17:37

23 Sep 2017, 17:59 #170

I heard that they were members of the DiMeo family out of New York who were sent here on "family business." 

No other details are available, nor will they ever be, currents, tides, and erosion permitting.
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Damon
Joined: 25 Jun 2007, 22:00

23 Sep 2017, 18:18 #171

Thanks ;) Kite surfing never crossed my mind.
I like Fortune Cookie's rationale though.
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Dun Fudgin
Joined: 21 Jun 2007, 03:54

24 Sep 2017, 02:07 #172

Kite surfing or not they never should have ventured with a boat in any bay in bad weather conditions. They could have endangered rescuers just trying to get to them.
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DM3194
Joined: 07 Feb 2008, 22:54

07 Oct 2017, 22:35 #173

OMG.

We are right in the middle of Nate's Cone of Uncertainty.

This can't be good.
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Karly
Joined: 20 Feb 2010, 02:12

07 Oct 2017, 22:48 #174

Shouldn't it slow down after hitting land?  I am worried about Louisiana area.
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peregrine
Joined: 23 Dec 2007, 03:06

07 Oct 2017, 23:11 #175

The only thing we will know about Nate is high winds and some rain, Monday night.  Harvey went over our heads as well.  We hardly noticed.  --  peregrine
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Fortune Cookie
Joined: 13 Nov 2010, 17:37

07 Oct 2017, 23:30 #176

Whoooosh!
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Karly
Joined: 20 Feb 2010, 02:12

07 Oct 2017, 23:39 #177

LOLOL!  Very very long week.  Well done.
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DM3194
Joined: 07 Feb 2008, 22:54

08 Oct 2017, 00:47 #178

Nate is slinging out a lot of spaghetti, all of it spelling doom for Cape Ann!
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Damon
Joined: 25 Jun 2007, 22:00

08 Oct 2017, 01:03 #179

I do not think we are entitled to complain about hurricane damage quite yet.
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NightStalker
Joined: 15 Apr 2006, 05:02

08 Oct 2017, 20:25 #180

the sky is falling.  the sky is falling.    
You think you know it, but you haven't got a clue!!
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