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    Published on 11-04-2020 11:08 AM
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    Nathan Outteridge Becomes Interim President of the Nacra 17 Class


    Gold medalist Nathan Outteridge of Australia, has been appointed by the executive of the Nacra 17 Class to become the interim president of the International Nacra 17 Class Association. Outteridge moves into the Presidential role within the class taking ...
    Published on 10-30-2020 10:56 PM
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    Conor Maguire Just Wrangled An Absolute Beast At Mullaghmore Head

    Ben Mondy



    Thursday, October 29, 2020

    Conor Maguire has caught a wave at Mullaghmore that many people are calling ...
    Published on 10-01-2020 10:22 AM
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    By Petty Officer Cynthia Oldham

    While for decades the Coast Guard has permitted women to serve in every job – from aviator to captain of a ship to boarding officer, there are roles in the service that have remained predominately filled by men. That tide is turning, especially among the Coast Guard's most highly trained and courageous boatswain's mates.

    Today, the Coast Guard’s select group of surfmen, who skillfully drive rescue boats in up to ...
    Published on 09-23-2020 12:36 PM
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    Where are we?

    How did we get here?

    Whose fault is it?

    Will SF eliminate el Lay in the playoffs?

    add your ...
    Published on 09-17-2020 10:35 AM
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    MARION, S.C. — The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the closure of a longtime boat manufacturing facility in Marion.

    Groupe Beneteau announced the site, which produces Beneteau and Jeanneau sailboats, will close by the end of the year. The move impacts ...
    Published on 09-14-2020 08:35 AM
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    Press Democrat

    Water streamed out near the cutter head of a 74-foot ship anchored in the Petaluma River Friday afternoon, and in a matter of hours it will begin pummeling silt that’s been accumulating beneath the surface for many years.

    The 18-mile waterway links Sonoma County’s second-largest city to the San Pablo Bay, and on its best days was an active commercial and recreational channel with barges hauling materials and boats carrying tourists.

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    Published on 09-12-2020 09:21 AM
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    Lia Has Done Did It!

    Congratulations on the new record! ...
    Published on 09-02-2020 01:33 PM
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    Nadi, Fiji - The 37th annual Fiji Regatta Week will take place October 9-12 at Musket Cove
    Island Resort on Malolo Lailai Island in western Fiji. Originally scheduled for September 11-16
    the fate of this year’s regatta was uncertain, until recently, as a result of the COVID 19 global
    pandemic. Due to Fiji’s status as a ‘COVID-contained’ nation however, the government has
    been able to re-open it’s borders to foreign yachts with their ‘Blue Lane Initiative’, first
    announced in late June. Since this initiative came into effect in mid-July, more than 70 foreign
    yachts have safely re-entered the ...
    Published on 08-26-2020 05:06 PM
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    BULLETIN
    Hurricane Laura Advisory Number 28
    NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL132020
    400 PM CDT Wed Aug 26 2020

    ...WIND AND WATER LEVELS INCREASING AS EXTREMELY DANGEROUS
    HURRICANE LAURA TAKES AIM AT THE NORTHWEST GULF COAST...
    ...CATASTROPHIC STORM SURGE, EXTREME WINDS, AND FLASH FLOODING
    EXPECTED ALONG THE NORTHWEST GULF COAST TONIGHT...


    SUMMARY OF 400 PM CDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
    ----------------------------------------------
    LOCATION...27.9N 92.8W
    ABOUT 155 MI...250 KM S OF LAKE CHARLES LOUISIANA
    ABOUT 155 MI...250 KM SSE OF PORT ARTHUR TEXAS
    MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...145 MPH...230 KM/H
    PRESENT MOVEMENT...NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 15 MPH...24 KM/H
    MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...947 MB...27.97 INCHES





    WATCHES AND WARNINGS
    --------------------
    CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY:

    The Storm Surge Watch has been discontinued east of the Mouth of
    the Mississippi River, including Lake Pontchartrain, Lake
    Maurepas, and Lake Borgne.

    SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT:

    A Storm Surge Warning is in effect for...
    * Freeport Texas to the Mouth of the Mississippi River

    A Hurricane Warning is in effect for...
    * San Luis Pass Texas to Intracoastal City Louisiana ...
    Published on 08-17-2020 05:29 PM
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    Chronicle

    East Bay water managers released about 50,000 gallons of sewage into the estuary between Oakland and Alameda on Saturday morning after a power failure caused equipment to fail at a wastewater treatment plant.

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    Published on 08-14-2020 10:12 AM
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    A New Era in Watersports: Introducing the Global Wingsports Association (GWA)

    In the past years, the watersports world has witnessed the birth of a new sport: wing-foiling, also known as wing-surfing ...
    Published on 08-11-2020 10:46 AM
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    Researchers tested 14 commonly worn masks to see which are most effective. Both neck fleeces and bandanas proved ineffective. (Photo: Duke University School of Medicine).


    Neck gaiters may actually increase COVID-19 transmission, study ...
    Published on 07-29-2020 09:49 AM
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    A fisherman lost at sea for 14 days off the coast of Florida has been rescued by the United States Coast Guard this week.
    Alvin McCallister, 72, was found on a small rocky islet 200 miles off ...
    Published on 07-27-2020 11:37 AM
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    It's been one of those years, largely forgettable in many ways, but unforgettable in other ways.

    Maybe the will be an abandon ...