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Wednesday March 19, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM CDT

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REI Lincoln Park 
1466 N Halsted
Community Room, 2nd floor
Chicago, IL 60642

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Weather for Sailors 

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Join us for our final educational seminar of 2014, Weather for Sailors.  Our speaker is John Lemon, former lead instructor at Sail Chicago and a US Sailing certified instructor.  Some of the material was prepared by last year's presenter, Erik Schneidera US Sailing certified Regional Race Officer, Club Judge and Powerboat Instructor with over 10 years of experience running regattas.

Topics will include:

  • Introduction to meteorology
  • Global and local weather patterns
  • How to read weather maps
  • General Chicago wind patterns
  • Predicting weather for your sail


The seminar is free; you must register in advance to attend.  A social hour will follow the seminar.


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