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Lifeboat monitors yacht in rough seas

A Dorset, England, lifeboat was launched to a yacht heading for France in what rescuers called "astronomical" seas.

Two sailors aboard a 21-foot yacht continued their journey to France in rough seas despite advice from the crew of the lifeboat.

"The yacht was engulfed by a huge swell and I felt it would surely turn round and return to harbor. But it didn't," said lifeboat operations manager Rob Fossett.

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