The weather was TERRIBLE Saturday when her friends arrived at around 3:00 on Saturday afternoon. It was raining, there was thunder, and as I was listening to the NOAA Marine Weather Forecast on the VHF radio they had instructions on what to do if you are about to be hit by lightning! I have NEVER heard this before on the NOAA VHF forecast and I've been listening to it for more than 15 years of boating. Yikes, we are going out in this.
Oh, the instructions went something like this:
Anyway, the boat was warm and dry inside so it didn't really matter that is was rainy, foggy, and we could occasionally hear thunder.