Log in

No account? Create an account
Doug Faunt's Journal
[Most Recent Entries] [Calendar View] [Friends View]

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Time Event
heading south
19 Sep 19:00Z We left Bergen at 0600 (0400Z) this morning, and are heading SW across the North Sea to Scotland to shelter from the predicted blow, and on to Weymouth down the Channel.
We were able to sail for a few hours, with all available sails set (even the mizzen topsail!), but the wind shifted enough so it's from dead ahead, and we're just motoring along.
It's chilly, but dry and clear enough so there was a great green flash at sunset. It's the kind of day that makes us know why we're here. The same wind from just abaft bthe beam would be better, but...

<< Previous Day 2011/09/19
Next Day >>
My Website   About LiveJournal.com