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Old 08-17-2019, 04:33 AM
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Default BIL overdue out of Port Canaveral

Brother in law went out yesterday(Friday 8/16) out of PC around 11 am and as of now has not returned. Boat is a 2001 24' Robalo center console(FL 8086 LK). White hull, black t-top, single black mercury. CG conducting a search, but anyone heading out today please keep a look out.
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08-20-2019, 07:13 AM
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SOB not going to name source bad communication from gov agency. You can all dig a hole and throw me in it I got very excited.
Under the circumstances.... it is understandable. I am sure no one thinks you posted that with any malice in your heart.

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Old 08-17-2019, 04:42 AM
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Old 08-17-2019, 04:54 AM
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Prayers for his safe return.
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Old 08-17-2019, 05:24 AM
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I was out yesterday from Sebastian and ran north, didn’t see a single other boat out there. It was pretty snotty when the storms got close. A Big storm ran just north of me hopefully he didn’t get caught in that. Hope they return safe.
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Old 08-17-2019, 07:03 AM
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Any updates?
hoping for a safe return...
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Old 08-17-2019, 07:21 AM
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Hope they make it back safe and just had engine trouble.

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Please keep us posted. I run out of Canaveral all the time. Praying for a safe return.
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Old 08-17-2019, 07:48 AM
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No updates yet. Hopefully just broken down and having some beers.

Thank you for all your prayers.
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Fingers crossed, how bad was weather yesterday?
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Please update when you can....prayers for both of them
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Old 08-17-2019, 10:59 AM
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Looks like the CG has deployed assets in the search. Several boats, a C130, and a helicopter. Have faith that the CG will bring your BIL home.

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....Thinking of them. It could be ANY one of us...
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I am not familiar with the area. How far is the 8A reef from shore? did they have an EPIRB? was it stormy yesterday?

Hope they are found alive and well.
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Just a sug. More eyes the better. Prayers sent.
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No news yet. No EPIRB unfortunately. Definitely have faith in the USCG

Thank you again for the prayers.

Maybe a mod could move it to the boating forum
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Prayers for the lost ones. Hope good news soon.
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