PHOTOS: Victoria kitesurfers take advantage of strong winds

December 17, 2020 - Kitesurfers take advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. Don Denton photograph
Kitesurfers take advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)Kitesurfers take advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)
A kitesurfer and a windsurfer take advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)A kitesurfer and a windsurfer take advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)
A kitesurfer takes advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)A kitesurfer takes advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)
Kitesurfers take advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)Kitesurfers take advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point on a December afternoon. (Don Denton/Black Press Media)

Kitesurfers took advantage of brisk winds offshore from Dallas Drive near Clover Point earlier this week.

A second wind alert was issued for Greater Victoria on Dec. 18. Southeast winds of 70 km/h could develop across south B.C., including the southern Gulf Islands and Greater Victoria today. Late Friday afternoon or early evening winds will ease to 40 km/h and shift to the northwest as the front passes through.

ALSO READ: Vigorous windy weather expected across Greater Victoria Friday


 

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