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Sacramento Wind

Postby dt73775 » Fri Oct 04, 2013 1:18 am

Anybody know if there is any kiting with all this Sacramento, CA wind. I know its blowing the wrong way over at Sherman. Is Folsom lake doable?????

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Re: Sacramento Wind

Postby madmax7 » Fri Oct 04, 2013 3:50 am

Yes, Litewave Dave is familiar with that spot

I'm in so cal and only familiar w Sherman in summer

Good luck, Max

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Re: Sacramento Wind

Postby Da Yoda » Fri Oct 04, 2013 1:01 pm

Folsom is the spot!
North winds = Folsom Point
South winds = Granite Bay

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Re: Sacramento Wind

Postby Windstoked » Sat Oct 05, 2013 5:33 am

The best Sacramento Valley kiting is at the Thermalito Afterbay near Oroville, 75 mins north of Sac. It was really on the past two days, with north winds mid-20's and gusts to 35 this afternoon. Tomorrow is questionable, but then again today was supposed to be lighter than yesterday and it was better.
A handful of locals were really enjoying the onset of the north wind season which lasts from October through May.

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