Quote Originally Posted by StuckontheGulf View Post
God how I wish you kids grew up in a time before the internet. If we wanted to surf, we called Shags on Indianlantic and got a live report. If it was 2-4 or bigger, we went east. After a 3 hour drive, you got there and it was dead flat or 4-6 ft. You never knew if it was getting bigger or smaller. Man up and quit whining. Your lucky to live in a time when you can pull up a forecast on your phone. I for one want to thank you swellinfo for your work. I appreciate it more than you know. Like my dad used to say, "What do you want for nothing, your money back?"
the best surf report you could get back then was the guy in the oncoming car with boards on top: stick your arm out the window and give him a thumbs up/thumbs down signal and see what he comes back with...