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#72
Blue Heron Bridge - West Palm Beach, FL, Friday 9/22 or Sat 9/23
salpicada - 9/12/2017 7:48 PM
Category: Buddy Wanted
Replies: 7

Wanting to do a shore dive at BHB on Friday 9/22 or Saturday 9/23. Please let me know if interested - I am looking for buddies in the South FL area :)
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FtMyersTom - 9 days ago.
Check on what is happening in West Palm. ATM there is a curfew and all power will not be restored until Sunday. They are just starting to let residents back in with ID.

palmbeachdailynews.com/
palmbeachpost.com/
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LatitudeAdjustment - 8 days 13 hours ago.
BHB’s FB page said viz was 1’

It took weeks for it to improve after the Lake Okeechobee discharges last year, it was a much smaller storm that picked up the boat from the east channel and wedged it under the east span. This might be worse :(
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LatitudeAdjustment - 8 days 11 hours ago.
Pura Vida has scheduled a BHB beach clean up for Saturday 9/16 IF Phil Foster Park has re-opened.



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salpicada - 8 days 2 hours ago.
Thanks for the info - I will definitely check out the clean up!
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FtMyersTom - 7 days 10 hours ago.
Yes Raymond even if you can get in the water you can’t see your hand in front of your face. It will take a long time for everything to get back to normal. Some pics I have seen of the blue water in the keys looks like blue silt now.
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bsharp117 - 6 days 3 hours ago.
I would be interested but due to the hurricane I think it may not be great visibility, what do you think?

Bernie
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salpicada - 4 days 3 hours ago.
Bernie - I ended up booking two boat dives Thurs since they’re fully operational at the moment. I am frequently in FL, so I will keep in touch with you about diving BHB in the future once it settles down.