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Courtesy When Encountering Other Vessels

Brought to you by boat-ed.com Jumping the wake of a passing boat, or riding too close to another PWC or boat, creates risks and is restricted or even prohibited in some states. The vessel making the wake may block the PWC operator's view of oncoming traffic and also conceal the PWC operator from approaching vessels. [...]

2016-10-05T09:40:51+00:00 September 11th, 2015|Categories: Boating, Safety|Tags: , , , , , |

Boating Basics: Weather Emergencies

Brought to you by boat-ed.com Weather can change very rapidly and create unexpected situations for boat operators. Even meteorologists have trouble predicting rapid weather changes. You should always monitor weather developments. One way is to tune a VHF radio to the frequencies listed below. You should always monitor weather developments. What To Do If Caught [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:12+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|Categories: Safety|Tags: , , , , , , |