How to prepare for a squall

The sailing season may be over, but it's always wise to review safety pointers.  When those dark clouds start rolling in over the horizon, it's time to start heading for shore. But what happens if the storm is moving fast and you don't have time to make it?  Here are three suggestions from Boat U.S.:

  1. Tuck and hide
  2. Hold station
  3. Heave to

For the full read, click below. 

http://www.boatus.com/magazine/2015/october/when-a-squall-comes-calling.asp?utm_source=BMAG&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=bmag_art1_1015