November 7, 2018 Day 34 Noon Position: 29 09S 129 21W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SE 4-5 Wind(t/tws): NNW 6-8 Sea(t/ft): NNW 1, SE 2, S6 (big, old, dying swell) Sky: Cumulus low and cirrus with mares tails 10ths Cloud Cover: 7 Bar(mb): 1018, falling Cabin Temp(f): 79 Water Temp(f): 70 Relative Humidity(%): 52 Sail: All sail., Read More

November 6, 2018 Day 33 Noon Position: 28 18S 129 46W Course(t)/Speed(kts): S 4 Wind(t/tws): ExS 7 Sea(t/ft): SE 2 (big old swell coming up from S, occasionally S @ 6) Sky: Stratocumulus (Clear by mid afternoon.) 10ths Cloud Cover: 8 Bar(mb): 1019, steady Cabin Temp(f): 77 Water Temp(f): 70 Relative Humidity(%): 54 (47%, Read More

November 5, 2018 Day 32 Noon Position: 26 45S 128 59W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SxW 5 Wind(t/tws): SExS 10 Sea(t/ft): E 3 Sky: Altocumulus 10ths Cloud Cover: 2 Bar(mb): 1021, falling Cabin Temp(f): 81 Water Temp(f): 73 Relative Humidity(%): 55 (dry) Sail: #2 genoa, main, full; close hauled (AWA roughly 40 degrees) Noon-to-Noon Miles Made Good, Read More

November 4, 2018 Day 31 Noon Position: 24 44S 128 17W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SSW 6 – 7 Wind(t/tws): ESE 18 – 20 Sea(t/ft): E 6 – 8 Sky: Light Cumulus 10ths Cloud Cover: 5 Bar(mb): 1023, falling Cabin Temp(f): 77 Water Temp(f): 74 Relative Humidity(%): 68 Sail: #2 three reefs; main 2 reefs, close reach, Read More

November 3, 2018 Day 30 Noon Position: 22 19S 128 03W Course(t)/Speed(kts): S 7 Wind(t/tws): E 17 – 21 Sea(t/ft): E 6 -8 Sky: Light Cumulus, sparsly distributed cirrus 10ths Cloud Cover: 4 Bar(mb): 1022 Cabin Temp(f): 81 Water Temp(f): 78 Relative Humidity(%): 70 Sail: Two reefs in genoa and main. Close reaching (60, Read More

November 2, 2018 Day 29 Noon Position: 19 53S 128 21W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SxE 7 – 8 Wind(t/tws): ENE 18 – 21 Sea(t/ft): NE 8 Sky: Light cumulus low and cirrus high, mare’s tails 10ths Cloud Cover: 2 Bar(mb): 1020+ Cabin Temp(f): 82 Water Temp(f): 79 (down) Relative Humidity(%): 67 Sail: Two reefs in genoa, Read More

November 1, 2018 Day 28 Noon Position: 17 09S 129 29W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SExE 7 – 8 Wind(t/tws): NE 17 – 21 Sea(t/ft): NE 6 Sky: Mixed cumulus, occasional squall but without heft 10ths Cloud Cover: 3 Bar(mb): 1017+, falling Cabin Temp(f): 84 Water Temp(f): 80 (slight drop) Relative Humidity(%): 65 Sail: #2 one reef;, Read More

October 31, 2018 Day 27 Noon Position: 15 13S 130 35W Course(t)/Speed(kts): W 2 Wind(t/tws): E 3 Sea(t/ft): E 4 Sky: Billowing cumulus and giant roaming squall clouds 10ths Cloud Cover: 8 Bar(mb): 1017 falling (I hope) Cabin Temp(f): 84 Water Temp(f): 81 Relative Humidity(%): 64 Sail: It doesn’t matter. Noon-to-Noon Miles Made Good, Read More

October 30, 2018 Day 26 Noon Position: 13 22S  130 53W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SSE 5.5 (by evening, SSE 3) Wind(t/tws): ENE 10 (by evening, NE 6) Sea(t/ft): E 3 Sky: Clear most of day; occasional tiny, thin cumulus 10ths Cloud Cover: 1 – 0 Bar(mb): 1016, falling Cabin Temp(f): 88 Water Temp(f): 81 (Still so, Read More

October 29, 2018 Day 25 Noon Position: 11 16S 131 47W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SSE+ 6 Wind(t/tws): E- 13 Sea(t/ft): E 3 Sky: Clear, utterly 10ths Cloud Cover: 0 Bar(mb): 1016, rising Cabin Temp(f): 86 Water Temp(f): 81 (Still!) Relative Humidity(%): 63 Sail: #2 genoa and main, close reach. Likely go to #1 soon. Wind really, Read More

October 28, 2018 Day 24 Noon Position: 08 58S 132 16W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SSE 6 Wind(t/tws): E 14 Sea(t/ft): E 4 -5 (finally swell is coming E. Whew. Easier ride.) Sky: Light, puffy cumulus 10ths Cloud Cover: 2 Bar(mb): 1015+ Cabin Temp(f): 86 Water Temp(f): 81 (surprised at the continuing warm water) Relative Humidity(%): 709, Read More

October 27, 2018 Day 23 Noon Position: 06 36S  133 06W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SxE 7 Wind(t/tws): ExN 16 – 20 Sea(t/ft): SE 5 Sky: Cumulus and Squalls coming 10ths Cloud Cover: 5 Bar(mb): 1014, falling Cabin Temp(f): 84 Water Temp(f): 81 (surprising to see the water temp go up) Relative Humidity(%): 75 Sail: #2 genoa,, Read More

October 26, 2018 Day 22 Noon Position: 04 22S 133 35W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SSE 6 Wind(t/tws): E 15 Sea(t/ft): SE 4-5 Sky: High Cumulus, some left over squall from the night; clear by afternoon. 10ths Cloud Cover: 7, 3 by afternoon Bar(mb): 1014, rising Cabin Temp(f): 86 Water Temp(f): 80 Relative Humidity(%): 82 Sail: #2, Read More

October 25, 2018 Day 21 Noon Position: 01 53N  133 40W Course(t)/Speed(kts): S 6+ Wind(t/tws): ExS 15 – 18 Sea(t/ft): SE 5 Sky: Clear 10ths Cloud Cover: 0 Bar(mb): 1014, rising Cabin Temp(f): 84 Water Temp(f): 79 Relative Humidity (%): 82 Sail: #2 genoa, one reef; main, one reef; close reach Noon-to-Noon Miles Made, Read More

October 24, 2018 Day 20 Noon Position: 0 21S  133 22W Course (t)/Speed (kts): SxW 6 Wind(t/tws): ExS 13 Sea: SE 3 Sky: Light Cumulus 10ths Cloud Cover: 2 Bar: 1013+, falling Cabin Temp (f): 86 Water Temp (f): 80 (note big drop) Relative Humidity (%): 68 (dry!) Sail: #2 genoa full, main full,, Read More

October 23, 2018 Day 19 Noon Position: 02 42N 132 59W Course(t)/Speed(kts): SxW 6+ Wind(t,tws): SExE 14-18 Sea: SE 5 Sky: Light, white cumulus 10ths Cloud Cover: 4 Bar: 1012+, falling Cabin Temp (f): 84 Water Temp (f): 83 Relative Humidity (%): 71 Sail: one reef in the #2 genoa, one reef in the, Read More

October 22, 2018 Day 18 Noon Position: 04 57N 132 00W Course/Speed: SSW 6+ Wind: SExE 16 Sea: SSE 4+ Sky: Dry Cumulus (Squalls in the afternoon) 10ths Cloud Cover: 3 (afternoon, 7) Bar: 1013+, falling Cabin Degrees Fahrenheit: 88 Water Degrees Fahrenheit: 84 Percent Relative Humidity: 66 Sail: #2 genoa full, main 1, Read More

October 21, 2018 Day 17 Noon Position: 06 28N 131 06W Course/Speed: SW 4 Wind: SSE 10 Sea: S E W at 4; a real mashup of lumpiness left over from the night. Sky: Overcast and squally 10ths Cloud Cover: 9 Bar: 1013, falling Cabin Degrees Fahrenheit: 88 Water Degrees Fahrenheit: 84 Percent Relative, Read More

October 20, 2018 Day 16 Noon Position: 07 02N 130 42W Course/Speed: E 5 Wind: S 12 Sea: S 3 Sky: Squalls of rain 10ths Cloud Cover: 5 Bar: 1012+, falling Cabin Degrees Fahrenheit: 88 (got up to 91 at one point) Water Degrees Fahrenheit: 83 Percent Relative Humidity: 74 Sail: Big genoa and, Read More

October 19, 2018 Day 15 Noon Position: 07 49N  129 41W Course/Speed: SWxW 5 Wind: SSE 10 Sea: S 4 Sky: Squalls and Altocumulus, Rain 10ths Cloud Cover: 10 Bar: 1013, falling Cabin Degrees Fahrenheit: 84 Water Degrees Fahrenheit: 83 Percent Relative Humidity: 77 Sail: #2 genoa; main, close hauled Noon-to-Noon Miles Made Good:, Read More

October 18, 2018 Day 14 Noon Position: 09 24N 129 34W Course/Speed: S 5 Wind: NNW 6 Sea: S 5 Sky: Complex cloudy sky. Squally. 10ths Cloud Cover: 9 Bar: 1013 Cabin Degrees Fahrenheit: 88 Water Degrees Fahrenheit: 84 Percent Relative Humidity: 70 Sail: Motoring. Noon-to-Noon Miles Made Good: 102 Miles since departure: 1948, Read More

October 17, 2018 Day 13 Noon Position: 10 16N 131 04W Course/Speed: ESE 5 Wind: S 12 Sea: S 4 Sky: Cumulus and a layer of stratus above 10ths Cloud Cover: 9 Bar: 1013+ Cabin Degrees Fahrenheit: 84 Water Degrees Fahrenheit: 83 Percent Relative Humidity: 76 Sail: #2 genoa, full; main full, close hauled, Read More

October 15, 2018 Day 11 Noon Position: 14 50N 132 30W Course/Speed: SxE 7+ Wind: NE+ 20 (later NExE to 21) Sea: NE 5 Sky: Close packed, low cumulus; some cirrus 10ths Cloud Cover: 7 Bar: 1016, rising Cabin Degrees Fahrenheit: 84 Water Degrees Fahrenheit: 82 Percent Relative Humidity: 68 Sail: #2 genoa, one, Read More