Margarita

Margarita

Fri Aug 3 7:09 2018 NZST
Speed: 7knts
Run: 155.6nm (281.6km)
Avg: 3.3knts
24hr: 78.1nm
18 42S 172 16S
Weather: 12knts S, 10% cloud cover, baro 1015.5

ETA Vavau 0200 Saturday local. All?s well onboard

Wed Aug 1 7:21 2018 NZST
Run: 729.7nm (1320.8km)
19 03S 169 55W
Weather: 15knts E, 30% cloud cover, baro 1016.5

At Niue. Heading to Vavau. What?s with the weather??????

Thu Jul 12 16:36 2018 NZST
Speed: 7.5knts
Run: 270.9nm (490.3km)
11 41S 162 04W
Weather: 15knts ESE, 30% cloud cover, baro 1014

We left Manihiki at 5am for Suwarrow. ETA tomorrow morning. All?s well. Bruce, Dinah & Zoe

Sat Jul 7 16:21 2018 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 52nm (94.1km)
09 29.00S 158 46.00W
Weather: 14knts ENE, 50% cloud cover, baro 1014

We left Penrhyn at 8am for Manihiki. ETA tomorrow afternoon All?s well. Bruce, Dinah & Zoe

Mon Jun 25 6:45 2018 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 182.5nm (330.3km)
Avg: 7.5knts
24hr: 180.6nm
09 09.00S 158 05.00W
Weather: 20knts ESE, 80% cloud cover clearing, baro 1015, squally

ETA 2 hrs. Hoping for a fish on the way in to Gudgeon Bay, Tongareva (Penrhyn). All?s well. Bruce, Dinah & Zoe

Sun Jun 24 6:30 2018 NZST
Speed: 8knts
Run: 209.9nm (379.9km)
Avg: 8.6knts
24hr: 206.9nm
11 45.00S 158 33.00W
Weather: 15knts ESE, 30% cloud cover, baro 1017

ETA Penrhyn midday tomorrow (Sunday local time). Delightful sailing. All?s well. Bruce, Dinah & Zoe

Sat Jun 23 6:09 2018 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 157.4nm (284.9km)
Avg: 6.8knts
24hr: 162.5nm
14 45.00S 159 02.00W
Weather: 12knts NE, 90% cloud cover, baro 1017

All?s well. Bruce, Dinah & zoe

Fri Jun 22 6:54 2018 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 132.5nm (239.8km)
17 01.00S 159 16.00W
Weather: 13knts E, 20% cloud cover, baro 1020

left Aitutaki yesterday afternoon bound for Penrhyn. ETA Sunday local time. 3 POB. All?s well. Bruce, Dinah & zoe

Tue Jun 19 7:18 2018 NZST
Run: 31.9nm (57.7km)
18 51.91S 159 48.04W
Weather: 15knts ESE, clear sky, baro 1020

anchored in the port at Aitutaki. Heading to Penrhyn on Wednesday.

Sat Jun 9 7:34 2018 NZST
Run: 132.6nm (240km)
19 19S 159 42W
Weather: 8ENE, clear skies

about 4hr from Aitutaki

Thu May 31 7:53 2018 NZST
Run: 207.3nm (375.2km)
Avg: 4.2knts
24hr: 101.6nm
21 13.99S 159 46.998W

We arrived in Rarotonga early yesterday to a great Cook Islands welcome and are anchored in sloppy Avatiu Harbour in Rarotonga. Thanks GHRadio for your forecasting the news and the support.

Well done Bruce and crew. Well timed too, it’s been cold cold and freezing here. Literally icy decks yesterday morning.
Tue May 29 6:55 2018 NZST
Speed: 7knts
Run: 156.3nm (282.9km)
Avg: 6.6knts
24hr: 157.6nm
23 00S 162 24W
Weather: Wind 15 - 20 from the north. 1.5m seas from the NE 100% clou

Looking forward to arriving tomorrow

Mon May 28 7:06 2018 NZST
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 378.5nm (685.1km)
Avg: 7.9knts
24hr: 189.1nm
24 22S 164 22W
Weather: ESE6, 100%cc, 1016st, swell 2m southerly

all is well on board

Sat May 26 7:05 2018 NZST
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 297.6nm (538.7km)
Avg: 6.3knts
24hr: 150.5nm
27 17S 169 31W
Weather: Wind NE @ 15 kts backing. Sea 1.5m from E. 80% cloud cover.

Landed a big mahi-mahi yesterday. All?s well onboard

Thu May 24 7:37 2018 NZST
Speed: 8knts
Run: 696.8nm (1261.2km)
Avg: 29.2knts
24hr: 699.8nm
30 31S 172 46W
Weather: 25-30WNW, 1009 rising, 50%cc

awob despite conditions!

Wed May 23 7:44 2018 NZST
Speed: 6msknts
Run: 218.2nm (394.9km)
Avg: 8.9knts
24hr: 213.7nm
32 41S 175 40wE
Weather: W5-10, 0%cc, 1008 st, slight seas

If this is correct S/Y Margarita is going the wrong way to get to Rarotonga. I hope you are coming back to work Pete.
Tue May 22 7:14 2018 NZST
Speed: 8knts
Run: 756.9nm (1370km)
34 21S 178 53E
Weather: wind 15kts WNW, 1012mb steady, 30% cloud cover, moderate NW

all well for the four of them

Tue May 8 9:25 2018 NZST
Run: 487.7nm (882.7km)
37 43.70249S 165 59.14855E

Looking to leave for Rarotonga some time next week.

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