Code Blue

Code Blue

Thu Nov 17 8:32 2016 NZDT
Run: 65.9nm (119.3km)
Avg: 2.8knts
24hr: 66.4nm

happily at the Q dock. Welcome back.

Wed Nov 16 8:43 2016 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 140.2nm (253.8km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 139.7nm
Weather: 20W, 100%cc, 1003, 1-2m swell

70 to Opua. Wow.

Tue Nov 15 8:37 2016 NZDT
Speed: 6.8knts
Run: 490.8nm (888.3km)
Avg: 6.8knts
24hr: 163.5nm
Weather: N20-25, 100%cc, 1009, 2m swell

185 to Opua. (Please check wind instruments as GHR records show N tending NNE). Steve later said N wind.It was difficult to hear earlier on as they are in the skip area.

Sat Nov 12 8:35 2016 NZDT
Speed: 6knts
Run: 188.1nm (340.5km)
Avg: 7.9knts
24hr: 188.4nm
Weather: 20NW, 25%cc, 1008, 1-2m swell

Fri Nov 11 8:38 2016 NZDT
Speed: 5knts
Run: 143.6nm (259.9km)
Avg: 5.4knts
24hr: 129.1nm
Weather: 12E, 70%cc, 1012, 1m seas

Thu Nov 10 5:57 2016 NZDT
Speed: 5-6knts
Run: 139.1nm (251.8km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 147.4nm
Weather: 10-20 kt, ESE, 50% cc, 1012, 1-2m

winds variable speed, all well on board

Hi Judy & Steve, wishing you a happy safe passage. Paul "Searcher" Still in Nelson.
Wed Nov 9 7:18 2016 NZDT
Speed: 5knts
Run: 96.4nm (174.5km)
Weather: 20 kt, ESE, 40% cc, 1012, 1-2m

heading to Opua from Vuda, all well on board.
GHRadio net time speed now 6kts and position 19 00S and 176 34E

Sun Nov 6 8:27 2016 NZDT
Speed: at anchorknts
Run: 3.3nm (6km)
Weather: 5 kt, SSE, 95% cc, 1010, calm

at Saweni Bay, just testing sending our report, looking at the weather window for Tues to NZ

Wed Aug 10 7:33 2016 NZST
Run: 6.2nm (11.2km)
Weather: 100%cc, light winds, 1014

Reported that a boat Colombo 2 broke its mooring at 1.30am sunday morning and went on the reef. It was pulled off, raised and now back in the water.

Tue Aug 9 7:36 2016 NZST
Run: 180.6nm (326.9km)
Avg: 2.5knts
24hr: 60.2nm
Weather: raining

moving to Vuda today

Sat Aug 6 7:35 2016 NZST
Speed: 4.5mknts
Run: 19.7nm (35.7km)
Weather: NE5, 100%cc, 1008

will slow down to arrive P Denerau tomorrow morning

Fri Aug 5 7:37 2016 NZST
Speed: 4knts
Run: 115.3nm (208.7km)
Weather: 10NNE, 20%cc, 1012, 1m

peaceful passage prior to the front later!

Wed Aug 3 7:34 2016 NZST
Weather: 15SE, 10%cc, 1013

Fuluga has a nice day

Mon Aug 1 7:35 2016 NZST
Run: 138nm (249.8km)
Weather: light winds 5 WNW, 100%cc, 1010

Great to have Code Blue in Fuluga as Judy has a great radio voice

Wed Jul 27 7:35 2016 NZST
Weather: calm, 20%cc, 1015

sounds beautiful

Sat Jul 23 7:34 2016 NZST
Run: 31nm (56.1km)
Weather: 5-10ESE, 30%cc, 1013,

had good visibility to arrive yesterday. Trip was mostly in ESE winds.

Fri Jul 22 7:52 2016 NZST
Speed: 5knts
Run: 43.4nm (78.6km)
Weather: 15-20ESE, 70%cc, 1012, 1m seas

on passage to Vanua Balavu, N Lau

Tue Jul 12 7:33 2016 NZST
Run: 5.8nm (10.5km)
Weather: 1011, 5-10SE

had some unwanted excitement on the dinghy ride back from Taveuni last evening. An electrical fault cut the engine and they ended up back near / on the rocks. Got some help from the resort and made it back to Code Blue. Now on their way to Vianni.

Fri Jul 8 7:35 2016 NZST
Run: 34.7nm (62.8km)
Weather: 5-10 ENE, 10%cc, 1014, beautiful

Vianni Bay

Fri Jul 1 7:33 2016 NZST
Weather: 5-10NE, 100%cc, 1011, rain off and on

Vianni Bay

Thu Jun 30 7:39 2016 NZST
Run: 34.5nm (62.4km)
Weather: 5NE, 30%cc, 1013

Vianni Bay. and a pleasant day

Wed Jun 29 8:00 2016 NZST
Run: 25.6nm (46.3km)
Weather: 1014, almost clear, a few clouds over Taveuni

Thanks for the relays Judy. You have a great signal. This is Fawn Harbour position

Tue Jun 14 7:41 2016 NZST
Run: 14.9nm (27km)
Weather: Clear, no wind, flat seas

Sounds perfect in savusavu

Hi Judy & Steve, good to see you are in Savu Savu, I enjoyed it there. I'm still house sitting in Nelson for another month so am OK. Searcher is on it's mooring. Hope you have a great time in Fiji etc, will be following your progress. Paul "searcher"
Mon May 30 6:38 2016 NZST
Speed: 4knts
Run: 373.1nm (675.3km)
Avg: 7.8knts
24hr: 187nm
Weather: 10 ESE, 30% cc, heavy cloud cover over islands, 1014 rising, 1M

about 14 miles to Savu Savu

Sat May 28 6:45 2016 NZST
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 10.7nm (19.4km)
Weather: 3-8 S, 20% cc, 1015 rising, 1M

motoring since 11 pm, wind variable direction, some rain last night, all well on board

Fri May 27 6:30 2016 NZST
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 105.9nm (191.7km)
Avg: 4.6knts
24hr: 110.4nm
Weather: 5-12k, ENE, 80% cc, 1014 steady, 1.5M

motoring 5 pm to 2am, sailing now, all well on board. By net time wind had improved to 10-15 so good sailing.

Thu May 26 7:29 2016 NZST
Weather: 12-15NE, 80%cc, 1014

leaving today for SavuSavu. I guess they are sick of crayfish!

Tue May 24 7:53 2016 NZST
Weather: 5-10WSW, sct cloud, 1013,

much calmer today in the lagoon

Mon May 23 7:37 2016 NZST
Run: 43.3nm (78.4km)
Weather: 10-15W, 100%cc, 1007, lumpy approx 7 left in N Minerva

Sat May 21 7:16 2016 NZST
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 137.3nm (248.5km)
Avg: 8.4knts
24hr: 200.5nm
Weather: 5k, NW, 80% cc, 1010 steady, calm seas

motoring, winds very light all night, all well on board, 40 miles to go to N Minerva

Hi J&S, looks like you should be safely tucked up in Nth Minerva by now? I left my spare anchor on the reef if you can see it (a huge ship's one) enjoy Paul. Hope you are safely in Minerva by now and enjoying yourselves. Cheers from Roundabout
Fri May 20 14:50 2016 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Weather: 10k, WSW, 90% cc, 1014 rising, 1M

motoring with main, winds very light all night, some increase last hour, all well on board, 160 to go to Minerva

Fri May 20 7:47 2016 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Weather: 10WSW, 90%cc, 1014 rising, SW1m swell

Fri May 20 7:47 2016 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 157.7nm (285.4km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 160.3nm
Weather: 10WSW, 90%cc, 1014 rising, SW1m swell

Thu May 19 8:11 2016 NZST
Speed: 5mknts
Run: 126nm (228.1km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 125.2nm
Weather: 5-10SW, 1013 rising, mostly clear skies, 1m swell

heading to Minerva

Hi J&S, great to see you are on your way at last. Have a great trip. Paul "Searcher".
Wed May 18 8:02 2016 NZST
Speed: 5mknts
Run: 420.2nm (760.6km)
Weather: 5-10SW, 20%cc, 1014 rising, 1-2m

Mon Nov 16 8:37 2015 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 285.1nm (516km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 142.6nm
Weather: NNW20-25, 3m seas, 1004 dropping, 100%cc, rain

90 to Opua but a miserable wet day to arrive

Sat Nov 14 8:38 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5knts
Run: 120.3nm (217.7km)
Avg: 5knts
24hr: 119.1nm
Weather: E15, 2m seas, 1016 rising, 25%cc

330m to go. Thanks for relay work

Fri Nov 13 8:24 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5knts
Run: 123.4nm (223.4km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 123.6nm
Weather: sse20g25, 1012 rising, 100%cc, shws, 1-2m seas

all well

Thu Nov 12 8:27 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5.5mknts
Run: 140.1nm (253.6km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 140.5nm
Weather: 0-5ssw var, 1011 rising, 80%cc, glassy seas

Wed Nov 11 8:31 2015 NZDT
Speed: 4knts
Run: 126.3nm (228.6km)
Avg: 5.3knts
24hr: 126.5nm
Weather: ene10 but var, 1010 rising, 95%cc, less than 1m swell

Tue Nov 10 8:34 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5msknts
Run: 116.4nm (210.7km)
Avg: 4.9knts
24hr: 117.3nm
Weather: ESE10, glassy seas, 75%cc, 1009

Mon Nov 9 8:45 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5msknts
Run: 270.2nm (489.1km)
Weather: SE10, 1009

Sat May 23 8:09 2015 NZST
Speed: 5knts
Run: 205.3nm (371.6km)
Weather: ene10-12, 1013steady

booming radio!

Mon May 18 8:01 2015 NZST
Run: 34.2nm (61.9km)

looking to leave for Fiji later in the week

Sat May 16 7:34 2015 NZST
Speed: 4mknts
Run: 135.2nm (244.7km)
Avg: 5.7knts
24hr: 135.6nm
Weather: NW10, 1013,

10m from S Minerva and will anchor there with 2 other boats already there

Fri May 15 7:38 2015 NZST
Speed: 4.5mknts
Run: 79.7nm (144.3km)
Avg: 5.1knts
24hr: 122.8nm
Weather: N 12-15 increasng, 1015,

150 to N Minerva

Thu May 14 16:04 2015 NZST
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 39.7nm (71.9km)
Avg: 4.8knts
24hr: 116.2nm
Weather: 3, ESE, cc 5%, 1015, 1 M, E

Class B AIS not working properly, time UTC 2:33

Thu May 14 7:51 2015 NZST
Speed: 5.5mknts
Run: 140.2nm (253.8km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.2nm
Weather: light ENE, 1016,

250m to go to Minerva,N

Wed May 13 8:01 2015 NZST
Speed: 5knts
Run: 141.9nm (256.8km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 139.6nm
Weather: Sw10-22, 1014, clear skies 72F

363nm from Minerva

Tue May 12 7:38 2015 NZST
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 149.4nm (270.4km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 152.9nm
Weather: NW10-15, 1011, swell sw 1-2m

Mon May 11 8:11 2015 NZST
Speed: 5.5knts
Weather: S10, 25%cc, 1012

hdg to Minerva

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