Monthly Archives: November 2015

Sunday 29th November 13:30 – Forecast – ESE 18 all day until 00:00, E/ESE 18 – 15, only problem is it should be 18-21 at the moment and it’s nearly flat calm. No idea what’s going on, these big wind...
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Saturday 28th November 13:30 – GMT – Forecast – SE 18/21 until 18:00 then 18/15. So depending on how high or low it is, could be an ok day. Rough night with the 21 knots, the boat was getting side...
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Friday 27th November 14:00. – Forecast – SSE/SE 18/15, then mainly SE 18/15/12/18. If it’s high enough the SE should help push me over the current. Didn’t in the night as I only drifted 2nm so I’m still trapped. I...
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Thursday 26th November 12:30 GMT – Forecast – SE 9/12 until 15:00 SE/SSE 9 until 21:00 SE 9/12 until 03:00 SE/SSE 12/15. That’s a tough day, start is ok. The SE is not a big issue now that my course...
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Wednesday 25th November 10:00 forecast. – E -ESE 12, 00:00 S 6, 03.00 SSE 6/9. Doesn’t really apply until I get out of the island effect but fighting long and hard, then to be faced with S and SSE doesn’t...
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Thursday 24th November 14:00. – Forecast – E – E/ESE – E, 15/12, 12/9. Good wind direction, ok speed if it’s top end, forecast says big wind shadow behind island which is not good, pretty obvious though. Drifted at a...
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Monday 23rd November 14:00 – Forecast – ESE-ESE/SE-ESE, 12 to 15 to 18 to 15. Will be interesting to see what happens as it’s a lot calmer than forecast at the moment. Definitely not 3 knot weather that’s for sure...
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Sunday 22nd November 13:30 GMT – Forecast – SE all day, 9/12/15/18, a bit of ESE at the end of the day. Would be good if the ESE does turn up and the SE is good. I suspect as I’ve...
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Saturday 21st November 11:00 – Forecast – SSE-SE 18/15, SE 15/12. The SE on its own is 4 hours away. Funny how the SSE crept in there. I took in the para anchor because I was going NNW and lost...
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Friday 20th November 13:30 – Forecast – SE 18-15-18-21, the wind was supposed to blow at 21 knots last night but don’t think it got there. Still windy though and the swell is full of power and battering the boat....
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