Captains Log – June 6 2016

Stardate 94030.1

weather: clear, high winds

air temp: 20C

water temp 18.6C

wind speed 25kn Southwesterly

distance traveled 48NM

average speed 7.1kn

max speed 24kn

Departed Milton Island 7:40 am. Beautiful clear skies. It’s great to get out and moving this early in the morning. The kids are still asleep and it’s nice and quiet other than the hum of the twin Cummins Diesels behind me. Continue reading “Captains Log – June 6 2016”

Captains Log – June 5 2016

Stardate 94030.12

weather: heavy rain in morning, clearing in afternoon

air temp: 18C

water temp 19C

wind speed 15kn Southerly

distance traveled 4NM

average speed 6.8kn

max speed 7kn

We had a decent buffet dinner at the Kingston YC last night to celebrate the opening of the sailing season. They had live entertainment as well. This morning we awoke to heavy rain and high winds, (another perfect day on the boat!,) so we just hung out at the YC until the rain died off and then we did a quick tour of Murney Tower which is one of the forts along the shoreline. Continue reading “Captains Log – June 5 2016”

Captains Log – June 4 2016

Fishing, Yoga, and the Zombie apocalypse

Stardate 94027.82

weather: mainly clear – with a few light Stratus clouds

air temp: 23.6C

water temp 25C

wind speed 2kn westerly

distance traveled 49NM

average speed 6.8kn

max speed 27kn

travel time 7 hrs

I’ve always wondered why some people were so into fishing. Continue reading “Captains Log – June 4 2016”