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Waterturtle replied to Arturo's discussion Sullivan Island
"Yep, tons of internet options for the tide schedule. Usually best to windsurf the opposing tide to wind direction. So at Sullivan's Island Station 30 (just south of Breach Inlet) on SW wind, best to windsurf on outgoing tide. Incoming tide in…"
yesterday
Chuck Anderson replied to Arturo's discussion Sullivan Island
"  Tide tables from the almanac are the old fashioned method, I'm sure there are many internet options, probably apps. I prefer marine forecast data. Talk to the locals on the beach, there isn't anything better than local knowledge, if…"
yesterday
Stephen Janes replied to Arturo's discussion Sullivan Island
""beware of the tidal current" How can I find out more about this? The first time I got on the water in Charleston Harbour, in a small sailboat,  I learned a lot about tides and river currents as the wind died!  ( I learned to…"
Wednesday
Chuck Anderson posted a status
"Mon 6/19, Woo-hoo, solid 6.0m &130ltr @ Kings Mtn Pt from noon til 3:30, still crank'n when I left."
Tuesday
RaceboardDude posted a status
"Why is it so windy on a Monday? Not acceptable."
Monday
RaceboardDude posted a status
"Got in decent 10.0 session Sunday afternoon in main channel. Heavy boat traffic. Texting while driving WaveRunner is the latest idiocy."
Monday
Chuck Anderson posted a status
"Sun 6/18 started slow 7.1 & SUP noon til 1:30, went to 130ltr kinda puffy powered up about 50% until 3:30 still blow'n, Whooped. Mon?"
Monday
Chuck Anderson posted a status
"Sun. Mon. 6/18 It looks like some lite S/W flow (10-15), peaking late afternoon. Possible T-Storms late?"
Sunday
Waterturtle replied to Waterturtle's discussion SC Ride Guide
"I won't be there this weekend but have fun.  One of the kiters spotted a humpback whale out past the sandbar the same time I was out there Wed evening (I didn't see it).  Keep your eyes peeled!"
Jun 16
Arturo replied to Waterturtle's discussion SC Ride Guide
"Thanks! That's great info. I'm plan to head down this weekend. I'll be on a blue and green gaastra sail. If it's light I'll be on North SType. See you there."
Jun 15
Waterturtle posted a discussion

SC Ride Guide

a good windsurf/kite launch guide for coastal SC - since many in this forum travel there throughout the year, thought this would be useful.  See attached. See More
Jun 15
Waterturtle replied to Arturo's discussion Sullivan Island
"Attached is the latest SC "Ride" Guide...this was out together by the local kitesurfing community but also applies to windsurfing.  Sullivans Island is in there. "
Jun 15
Waterturtle replied to Arturo's discussion Sullivan Island
"I happened to windsurf SI today after work for the first time this year. The sandbars have changed from last year...are moving up closer to the beach. I see South winds forecasted for this weekend. SW wind is best, but South winds will work fine.…"
Jun 14
Arturo posted a discussion

Sullivan Island

Thinking of going to Sullivan Island this weekend, any advise about this location. Q: can I use a pointer fin or do I need a weed fin? From the photos I've seen, it looks shallow.
Jun 14
Chuck Anderson posted a status
"Hey Alan, be glad for some company. If your'e coming over for N/E try to make it an early dawn patrol, it's almost always best before noon."
Jun 14
Alan White commented on Chuck Anderson's photo
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"With the way Lake Norman is these days, Badin might become my go-to spot. I've launched there but on a marginal day. Look for me the next NE day.... Thanks"
Jun 13

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