Poor weather is associated with up to 1 in 3 fatal incidents.
On the water, weather conditions can change very quickly, so it's important to be prepared and keep a close eye on the forecast before and during your trip, so you can get home safely.
Boating in poor weather conditions commonly results in safety incidents such as capsizes, swamping and people falling overboard. These incidents are often preventable, especially if plan your trip safely. Remember, when it comes to the weather forecast, if in doubt, don't go out.
When it comes to weather, you need to make considered judgments about your trip in light of the winds, waves and warnings forecasted.