Mon Nov 11 12:30 2013 NZDT
Run: 77.4nm (140.1km)
Weather: at 10/11/2013 11:27 p.m. (utc), wind at 15.8 kn from 191t deg.
in at last! a day late but who can change the wind and current.... at least we were rewarded with a good sail on our last afternoon :)
Sat Aug 24 12:47 2013 NZST
Run: 28.4nm (51.4km)
Weather: at 24/08/2013 12:45 a.m. (utc), wind at 7.4 kn from 104t deg.
enjoying the aptly named anse majic, baye du prony! park inlet with no anchoring and only 4 moorings, so very peaceful... just have to get in before the weekend! :)
Tue Aug 13 16:41 2013 NZST
Run: 27.7nm (50.1km)
Weather: at 13/08/2013 4:37 a.m. (utc), wind at kn from deg.
at anchor in beautiful baie uere, nouvelle caledonie! staying on boat until clearance tomorrow, but sleep will be good...
Tue Aug 13 10:29 2013 NZST
Run: 88.5nm (160.2km)
Weather: at 12/08/2013 10:17 p.m. (utc), wind at 12.9 kn from 038t deg.
still motoring (into a ne'er. so much for the forecast easterly). only have mizzen up to steady things a bit. battling a bit of tide for the last 12 hours as well. @ pass near midday.
Mon Aug 12 18:49 2013 NZST
Run: 45.9nm (83.1km)
Weather: at 12/08/2013 6:45 a.m. (utc), wind at 5.9 kn from 068t deg.
all good! still motorsailing. sea flat calm, and sails only giving us about 1 knot.. thank goodness for motors! through reef pass tomorrow.
Mon Aug 12 10:58 2013 NZST
Run: 99.7nm (180.5km)
Weather: at 11/08/2013 10:53 p.m. (utc), wind at 7.5 kn from 085t deg.
still motorsailing as wind is all but gone. well set up now for arrival at reef pass tomorrow, with good tide and sun angle. had everything on this passage: gale to calm, stormy seas to flat ocean... lots packed into a short time!
Sun Aug 11 12:24 2013 NZST
Run: 114.5nm (207.2km)
Weather: at 11/08/2013 12:17 a.m. (utc), wind at 5.5 kn from 178t deg.
hard to believe that this ocean can go from 50+ knots and 5m seas to 5 knots and 0.5m seas in less than 3 days, but there you go! motorsailing now and may be doing so all the way to noumea. :( at least we only have to put up with the noise for a couple of days or so. now looking like tuesday afternoon at the reef pass...
Tue Jul 9 20:40 2013 NZST
Weather: at 9/07/2013 8:37 a.m. (utc), wind at 8.3 kn from 019t deg.
still sitting in the marina at manly, waiting for weather etc, but all good! thinking about how much warmer it would be in the tropics, but glad we aren't in nz!
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