(July 19, 2015) – All three starting groups in the Transpac Race are now en route to Hawaii, but with the variable weather influencing the region, they are all in very different conditions.
As the lead group that started nearly a week ago continue their speedy progress towards Hawaii, the influence of the tropical depression Delores is being felt by the trailing two groups that started on Thursday and Saturday in the 48th edition of the LA-Honolulu classic. This has resulted in very distinct weather conditions for each of the groups on the course.
In the morning reports, boats in the lead group reported Northeast winds 15-20 knots, with higher gusts in squalls, and goo…
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