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Old 03-01-2012, 04:41 AM
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Thinking about going down in March how are the water temps during the month? Thinking about the beach area.

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Old 03-01-2012, 04:53 AM
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I am actually sitting in the airport flying to Amelia right now.

Can still be cold in March.
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Old 03-01-2012, 05:09 AM
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It is showing 62 right now, what do you guys think it needs to get to? For kids to play in ocean 70?
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FYI, Daytona bike week runs March 9-18 and hotels fill quickly, even in St. Augustine...
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Old 03-01-2012, 05:29 AM
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Thanks leary didn't know that
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Old 03-01-2012, 07:04 AM
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The Amelia Island Concours D'Elegance, one of the country's premier collector car shows, is March 9-11. I've never been, but have to imagine the island is booked solid for that.
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Old 03-01-2012, 08:10 PM
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Amelia Island is really for old folks.....BTW....maybe some early cobia on the beaches....water still too cold for us to swim...maybe not folks from Michigan though...
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Old 03-02-2012, 04:36 AM
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Ok now looking at St Simmons in Ga?
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Old 03-02-2012, 05:10 AM
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March equals chilly weather but nonetheless lots to do. If your looking to party drive up to Savannah that offers a great "Cead Mile Faite" for St.Pattys on the 17th. On Amelia lots of great bed & breakfasts or the Plantation. You might also check out the Greyfield Inn on Cumberland Island which you can reach by ferry from Amelia or St Marys, Georgia. Enjoy
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March is chilly to get in the water even in St. Auggy...Usually about 1st of May before I can get in
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