Dalton

Dalton

Wed Jul 18 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 502.7nm (909.9km)
Avg: 10.5knts
24hr: 251.4nm
00 .40N 105 .28W
Weather: wind 24k, seas 1.5m

1200 UTC 18/07 lat 00.40N long 105.28W
SOG 8
COG 245T
wind 24k
seas 1.5m
205 miles last 24 hrs.
DTG 2149
Wild & wooly onight. Now 2 reefs no jib.
AGOB
Two days of 203, 205 mm. Picking up some miles from the slower days.

Mon Jul 16 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 154.9nm (280.4km)
Avg: 6.5knts
24hr: 154.9nm
02 .29N 098 .59W
Weather: wind 15 SSE, seas 1.5 m

1200 UTC 16jly 02.29 N 098.59 W
SOG 7.5
COG 255 T
wind 15 SSE
seas 1.5 m
DTG 2555.
All good.
Need sleep.

Sun Jul 15 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 206.8nm (374.3km)
Avg: 8.6knts
24hr: 206.8nm
03 .15N 96 .03W
Weather: Wind 15 SW, Sea state 1m confused, Cloudy

1200 UTC 15/07 lat 03.15 N 96.03W
SOG 6.5
COG 255 T
Wind 15 SW
Sea state 1m confused.
Cloudy
Good wind from South overnight but has just swung SW again
AGOB
DTG 2737

Cat says hello.
Sat Jul 14 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 217.7nm (394km)
Avg: 9.1knts
24hr: 217.7nm
3 .43N 093 .23W
Weather: wind SSW 12K, Full cloud cover

1200 UTC 14jul
lat 3.43N long 093.23W
COG 258 T
SOG 5.5k
wind SSW 12K
Full cloud cover.
DTG 2897
AGOB
Stil on nose but bearable.

FOUR HOURS EARLIER
Sit here on pitch black night. Not much puff but enough to sail in right direction

Fri Jul 13 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 138.5nm (250.7km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 138.5nm
04 .08N 090 .58W
Weather: wind 17k S, cloudy no rain

1200 UTC 04.08 N 090.58 W
SOG 7.5
COG heading 255 T
seas 1.5m
wind 17k S
cloudy no rain.
DTG 3041
174 last 24 hr
AGOB

Thu Jul 12 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 283.6nm (513.3km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.8nm
04 .48N 088 .07W
Weather: Wind 17k S, seas 1m

12/07 1200 UTC
04.48 N 088.07 W
Wind 17k S
SOG 8K
Seas 1m
Fine
DTG 3215m
All good on board (AGOB)
Sounds like the squalls have passed and the sun is shining. Better wind now and picked up speed.

Tue Jul 10 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 0.6nm (1.1km)
5 .30N 84 .55W
Weather: sea 1.5m, wind 17 k SSW

10 July 1200 UTC
Lat 5.30 N long 84.55 W
SOG 6k
sea 1.5m
wind 17 k SSW
COG 250 T
cloud cover 100% and raining.
All good now

Hi There Mr Bill, Just checking to see where you are. Looks like you are making good progress but sorry about the rain! Searose is hauled out and we fly to NZ next Tuesday 17th for a few weeks.Take care and fair winds. Hugs
Mon Jul 9 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 153.5nm (277.8km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 153.5nm
5 .56N 084 .06W
Weather: Raining, wind 10 SW, seas 1\2m

Pos 1200 UTC 9th July
SOG 5k
COG 270 Deg T
wind 10 SW
seas 1\2m
DTG 3464
Raining.
Boat punching into a head wind, slow.
AGOB All good on board

Sun Jul 8 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 153.5nm (277.8km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 153.5nm
6 .05N 082 .24W
Weather: seas flat, wind 1k south

1200 UTC 8 July
SOG 1k
COG 260 T
seas flat
wind 1k south
drifting
DTG 3566.
Monit power ensure fuel lasts.
Thru hull leak fixed
All Good On Board

Sat Jul 7 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 137nm (248km)
Avg: 5.7knts
24hr: 137nm
7 .02N 80 .50W
Weather: wind 4 SE seas calm, motoring

SOG 5k
COG 250 T
wind 4 SE
seas calm motoring.
165m day 1.
DTG 3675 nm.
All good on board.
Received from BILL 1200 UTC 7TH July which is NZ 0000 SAT/SUN and Aus time 2200 SATURDAY

SOG = Speed Over Ground
COG= Course over Ground I.e course steering in degrees True
DTG = Distance to Go or distance to Waypoint

Fri Jul 6 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 9.7nm (17.6km)
8 55.76234N 79 33.02908W

Thu Jul 5 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 75.8nm (137.2km)
9 2.18651N 79 38.51210W

Tue Jul 3 9:06 2018 NZST
Run: 46.6nm (84.3km)
9 36.97N 79 95.11W

Mon Jul 2 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 100.4nm (181.7km)
Avg: 2.8knts
24hr: 66.1nm
9 22.09410N 79 57.00949W

Sat Jun 30 11:33 2018 NZST
Run: 116.6nm (211km)
Avg: 50.2knts
24hr: 1205.9nm
10 2.14N 78 38.48W

Time: 23:20:27 UTC
Date: 29-06-2018
Altitude: 1 m
Velocity: 0 km/h

Accuracy
Horiz: +/- 8 m
Vert: +/- 16 m

Bill what are you doing out there again??? Hope you are having a better passage than last time. Lots of luck from us and hugs from me. Sue
Sat Jun 30 9:14 2018 NZST
Run: 55.8nm (101km)
Avg: 2.6knts
24hr: 62.5nm
10 38.20N 77 2.30W
Weather: GPS fix Lat: N 10 38' 20'' Long: W 77 2' 30'' Time: 06:54:39 UTC Date: 29-06-2018 Altitude: 2 m Velocity: 0 km/h Accuracy Horiz: +/- 0 m Vert: +/- 16 m

GPS fix
Time: 06:54:39 UTC
Date: 29-06-2018
Altitude: 2 m
Velocity: 0 km/h
Accuracy
Horiz: +/- 0 m
Vert: +/- 16 m

Fri Jun 29 11:48 2018 NZST
Run: 45.2nm (81.8km)
Avg: 35.8knts
24hr: 859.4nm
10 56.15N 76 16.46W

Fri Jun 29 10:33 2018 NZST
Run: 149.4nm (270.4km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 165.5nm
11 07N 075 38W
Weather: wind 25 K NE, sea 3.5m

COG * 250 T
Comfortable but rolly.
Sunny. All good on board (AGOB)
Last night v rough. wind 35 K seas 4m.
Sailing with reefed hsail only.
Panama 2morrw night.
*Course Over Ground

Thu Jun 28 12:53 2018 NZST
Run: 74.6nm (135km)
Avg: 26.1knts
24hr: 625.8nm
12 32.59N 73 58.4W

Thu Jun 28 10:01 2018 NZST
Run: 150.8nm (272.9km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 153.9nm
12 02N 073 00W
Weather: Wind 17 Knots ENE, Sunny

Pos 1200 local time 27th June
Heading 253 True, Seas 2m
DTG to Panama 440m
All good on board. No fish :)

Wed Jun 27 10:30 2018 NZST
Run: 58.4nm (105.7km)
12 34.59N 70 50.24W

Tue Jun 26 0:00 2018 NZST
Run: 172.6nm (312.4km)
Avg: 22.7knts
24hr: 545.5nm
12 28.21511N 69 58.71179W

Made it to Aruba...

Mon Jun 25 16:24 2018 NZST
Run: 457.1nm (827.4km)
Avg: 3.6knts
24hr: 86.2nm
12 44N 067 26W
Weather: wind 20k east. seas 2.5m.

Heading 250 True. 145nm to Aruba. Eta 1300 Monday. All Good Onboard

Wed Jun 20 9:06 2018 NZST
14 28N 060 52W

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