rough water


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used of the sea during inclement or stormy weather

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The largest model offered by RIBCRAFT at just over 32', the all new Express 32 combines the rough water offshore performance and professional grade durability synonymous with the RIBCRAFT model line with the amenities of a cabin vessel.
It will be important tactically to be really astute and get in a good position for any rough water.
We've had rough water at some time every day and we've chosen to go out in it at least once a day to get some practice.
But his body is in very poor shape from the severe kicking he suffered and the battering he had due to rough water.
Oxford's experienced coach Sean Bowden, in charge of the Dark Blues for the ninth year, had prepared his crew well for the rough water, with 24-year-old American Paul Daniels explaining: "We had been working on our finishes for the last few weeks.
Vitus said the Coast Guard was able to see the boy twice, but because of rough water, could not reach him.
MONMOUTH rower Ben Curtis had to settle for fifth in the World Junior Championships as rough water conditions again cast a giant cloud over the new Athens 2004 Olympic course.
The pilot collapsed his chute with difficulty after being dragged 300 feet over the extremely rough water, and inflated his pararaft, retaining the chute as a sea anchor.
I guess in some way the disciples felt helpless when their boat fell into some rough water.
Police plucked the youngster's friend from the rough water after the pair, aged between 10 and 12, were seen struggling in the high waves.
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Features include Auto Up/Down, Auto-Drive (an automated sequence that uses up to 80 pounds of pressure to hold bottom), Rough Water Mode (3-stage anchoring sequence with 10-second pauses to hold the boat in place in rough water), and even a deployment notification alarm at engine startup.
The rough water around us has grown and if we drift much further for much longer, we will plunge over the edge.
He said: "Let us resolve this year to steer our country out of rough water.