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Old 08-29-2010, 07:59 AM
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They can handle some huge waves without a problem. In fact on the Dream we were in what was easily 15 ft waves and I didn't know it until I looked out of the cabin window (Riviera ocean view) and saw water hitting the window. She was riding through them without any issue.

I would think wind is a bigger issue with profile these ships have. As long as he captain can keep the bow into the wind it wouldn't be an issue.
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