Originally Posted by K1W1
So do you have access to otherwise unknown knowledge about the causes of the loss or what?
A lot depends where the waves come from compared to the vessels direction. A following sea will not cause the slamming that a head sea will.
Obviously, the 10-12' seas in the Searay WERE a head sea..... and it faired extremely well actually......We were able to maintain 12-13 knots