Plan Sea

Plan Sea

Thu Oct 26 18:12 2017 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 67.9nm (122.9km)
Avg: 6.5knts
24hr: 156.7nm

At Q dock Opua All Well

Thu Oct 26 7:48 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 172.1nm (311.5km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 169.6nm
Weather: 15 knts From 210 deg., 90% Cloud cover , 1014 baro

Heading to Opua All Well

Wed Oct 25 7:27 2017 NZDT
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 135.8nm (245.8km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 140.2nm
Weather: 11 knts From 180deg., 0% Cloud cover , 1016 baro

Heading to Opua All Well

Tue Oct 24 8:12 2017 NZDT
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 135.7nm (245.6km)
Avg: 5.7knts
24hr: 136nm
Weather: 20 knts From 160deg., 100% Cloud cover showers, 1015 baro

Heading to Opua All Well

Mon Oct 23 8:15 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 177.3nm (320.9km)
Avg: 7.3knts
24hr: 175.5nm
Weather: 16 knts From east, 100% Cloud cover Rain, 1010 baro

Heading to Opua All Well

Sun Oct 22 8:00 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 307.6nm (556.8km)
Avg: 12.5knts
24hr: 300.1nm
Weather: 14 knts From east, 250% Cloud cover, 1013 baro

Heading to Opua All Well

Sat Oct 21 7:24 2017 NZDT
Speed: 6knts
Run: 32.7nm (59.2km)
Weather: 14 knts From east, 40% Cloud cover, 1015 baro

headed for Opua All Well

Fri Oct 20 6:57 2017 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 4.4nm (8km)
Weather: 18 knts From east, 80% Cloud cover, 1015 baro

Leaving for Opua All Well

Thu Sep 28 19:57 2017 NZDT
Run: 31.2nm (56.5km)

In Port Moselle

Tue Sep 26 17:01 2017 NZDT
Run: 119.5nm (216.3km)
Weather: Clear wind 13 kts

On mooring in Bay de Prony resting before going to Noumea in the morning.

Sat Sep 23 16:40 2017 NZST
Run: 43.2nm (78.2km)

At anchor in Muli bay

Thu Sep 21 9:00 2017 NZST
Run: 233.5nm (422.6km)

At anchor for one more day then up to Ouvea

Wed Aug 30 8:09 2017 NZST
Run: 584.7nm (1058.3km)

Moored in Port Vila

Fri Aug 11 13:03 2017 NZST
Run: 14.5nm (26.2km)

Leaving for Vanautu at 1400 hours today

Mon Jul 10 20:23 2017 NZST
Run: 142.8nm (258.5km)

In Vuda Point to do some repairs. Here for a few weeks. Nice place to do and get work done.

Thu Jun 29 0:00 2017 NZST
Run: 456.6nm (826.4km)
Avg: 2.8knts
24hr: 67.9nm

Arrived in Savusavu safe.

Fri Jun 23 14:50 2017 NZST

Back in TONGA with Alternator / charging issues

Thu Jun 22 6:42 2017 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 4.1nm (7.4km)
Weather: 10 knts From east, 25% Cloud cover, 1015 baro

Leaving NEIAFU Tonga for Savu SavuFiji All Well

Wed Jun 7 6:48 2017 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 82.5nm (149.3km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 123.8nm
Weather: 14 knts From east, 100% Cloud cover, 1013 baro

Arrived in NEIAFU All Well

Tue Jun 6 14:48 2017 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 5.2nm (9.4km)
Weather: 14 knts From east, 100% Cloud cover, 1011 baro

Anchored in Pangai leave tonight for VaVau All Well

Sat Jun 3 12:39 2017 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 32.1nm (58.1km)
Weather: 7 knts From Northeast, 0% Cloud cover, 1010 baro

Anchored Uoleva All Well

Fri Jun 2 13:12 2017 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 17.7nm (32km)
Weather: 6 knts From east, 10% Cloud cover, 1013 baro

Anchored Fonoifua Island All Well

Thu Jun 1 15:24 2017 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 52.4nm (94.8km)
Weather: 10 knts From south east, 10% Cloud cover, 1013 baro

Anchored Kelefesia All Well

Sun May 28 10:21 2017 NZST
Speed: 0knts
Run: 124.7nm (225.7km)
Weather: 14 knts From east, 40% Cloud cover, 1018 baro

Arrived in Tonga All Well

Sun May 28 10:21 2017 NZST
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 445nm (805.5km)
Avg: 16.3knts
24hr: 391.2nm
Weather: 12 knts From North, 0% Cloud cover, 1017 baro

Posion correction On our way to Tonga All Well

Sat May 27 7:03 2017 NZST
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 134.9nm (244.2km)
Avg: 5.6knts
24hr: 134.9nm
Weather: 12 knts From North, 0% Cloud cover, 1017 baro

On our way to Tonga All Well

Fri May 26 7:03 2017 NZST
Speed: 5knts
Run: 298.7nm (540.6km)
Avg: 12.4knts
24hr: 298.7nm
Weather: 20 knts From 25, 20% Cloud cover, 1016 baro, 1 Mtr. swell

Motor Sailing All Well

Thu May 25 7:03 2017 NZST
Speed: 3.5knts
Run: 109.9nm (198.9km)
Avg: 4.6knts
24hr: 110.4nm
Weather: 20 knts From 60, 20% Cloud cover, 1016 baro 2mtr.swell

On our way to Tonga All Well

You are almost there! Hope to see you soon. We are heading to the Haapais on the weekend.
Wed May 24 7:09 2017 NZST
Speed: 5knts
Run: 120.9nm (218.8km)
Avg: 5.1knts
24hr: 122.2nm
Weather: 20 knts From 90, 10% Cloud cover, 1017 baro

Left Opua Friday morning on our way to Tonga All Well

Tue May 23 7:24 2017 NZST
Speed: 6.knts
Run: 145.4nm (263.2km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.6nm
Weather: 18 knts From 90, 60% Cloud cover, 1022 baro

Left Opua Friday morning on our way to Tonga All Well

Go Jenny and Rich! We're still hanging out at Marsden with about a dozen other cruisers, hoping to leave this weekend....
Mon May 22 6:45 2017 NZST
Speed: 5.5knts
Run: 133.4nm (241.5km)
Avg: 5.5knts
24hr: 132nm
Weather: 15 knts From 00, 100% Cloud cover, 1026 baro Ghradio thinks wind is 15 from east

Left Opua Friday morning on our way to Tonga All Well

Sun May 21 6:30 2017 NZST
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 90nm (162.9km)
Avg: 6.5knts
24hr: 154.8nm
Weather: 25 knts From 150, 40% Cloud cover, 1020 baro seas moderate

On our way to Tonga All Well

Sat May 20 16:33 2017 NZST
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 221.9nm (401.6km)
Weather: 25 knts From 240, 40% Cloud cover, 1017 baro

Left Opua Friday morning on our way to Tonga All Well

Tue May 9 8:33 2017 NZST
Run: 155.6nm (281.6km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.2nm

Safe and sound in Opua

Mon May 8 6:06 2017 NZST
Speed: 6.8knts
Run: 140.9nm (255km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 171.7nm
Weather: 10 knts From 180, 0% Cloud cover, 1026 baro

on our way back to Opua All Well

Sun May 7 10:24 2017 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 24.8nm (44.9km)
Weather: 10 knts From 180, 0% Cloud cover, 1027 baro

on our way back to Opua All Well

Sat May 6 15:02 2017 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 55.6nm (100.6km)
Avg: 6.6knts
24hr: 159.2nm
Weather: Blue sky, 13SE

Had a talk with gulf harbour radio about what lies ahead weather wise. Options are not good for making progress towards Tonga with the effects of TC Donna which is now a cat 4.

Sat May 6 6:39 2017 NZST
Speed: 5.3knts
Run: 152.3nm (275.7km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 161nm
Weather: 10 knts From SE, 95% Cloud cover, 1023 baro

on our way to Tonga All Well

Fri May 5 7:57 2017 NZST
Speed: 6knts
Run: 111.8nm (202.4km)
Avg: 5.7knts
24hr: 137.7nm
Weather: 17 knts From S, 60% Cloud cover, 1021 baro

on our way to Tonga All Well

Thu May 4 12:27 2017 NZST
Run: 7.2nm (13km)

Just left for Tonga

Sat Apr 29 14:43 2017 NZST
Run: 2.5nm (4.5km)

In Opua looks like a weather window Thursday May 4th to leave for Tonga

Tue Apr 18 6:53 2017 NZST
Run: 6.7nm (12.1km)

Moved over to Russel for a couple oc days before going to Opua.

Thu Apr 13 10:15 2017 NZST
Run: 44.9nm (81.3km)

At anchor waiting for cyclone Cook to pass by to the east of us. Has been raining a lot the past two days gusty wind at times but not to bad.

Mon Apr 10 8:06 2017 NZST
Run: 14.5nm (26.2km)

In Urquharts Bay Bottom cleaned and ready to head north to Opua.

Thu Dec 1 14:50 2016 NZDT
Run: 13.5nm (24.4km)

In Town Basin for the summer.

Wed Nov 30 17:45 2016 NZDT
Run: 0.8nm (1.4km)

Anchored in Urquharts Bay tonight waiting for the incoming tides in the morning then on up the river to Whangarei Town Basin for the summer.

Tue Nov 29 14:34 2016 NZDT
Run: 40.3nm (72.9km)

At anchor in Tutukaka on our way to Whangarei

Fri Nov 11 19:16 2016 NZDT
Run: 1.1nm (2km)

reported in Opua by Peregrine

Fri Nov 4 6:24 2016 NZDT
Run: 162.1nm (293.4km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 166.3nm
Weather: 10 knts From S, 10% Cloud cover, 1007 baro

In Bay of Islands on final aproch to Opua All Well

Thu Nov 3 7:00 2016 NZDT
Speed: 5.0knts
Run: 144.8nm (262.1km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 146.6nm
Weather: 16-18 knts From SSE, 100% Cloud cover, 1008 baro

Motor Sailing On way to New Zealand All Well

Wed Nov 2 7:18 2016 NZDT
Speed: 6.0knts
Run: 273.5nm (495km)
Avg: 11.3knts
24hr: 271.2nm
Weather: 8-10 knts From SSE, 100% Cloud cover Rain at times, 1011 baro

Motor Sailing On way to New Zealand All Well

Tue Nov 1 7:06 2016 NZDT
Speed: 6.5knts
Run: 125.2nm (226.6km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 124.9nm
Weather: 12 -15 knts From 20 deg, Cloudy, 1014 baro

On way to New Zealand All Well

Mon Oct 31 7:03 2016 NZDT
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 279nm (505km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 139.5nm
Weather: 10 -12 knts From 130 deg, Partly cloudy, 1017 baro

On way to New Zealand

Sat Oct 29 7:03 2016 NZDT
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 151.8nm (274.8km)
Avg: 2.7knts
24hr: 64.3nm
Weather: 13 knts From the South East, Partly cloudy Squa lls all night, 1014 baro

On way for Opua New Zeland left Isl of Pines 10/28/14 0600

Wed Oct 26 22:21 2016 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 75.2nm (136.1km)

Anchored at Ile. Des Pins.

Wed Oct 19 9:18 2016 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 38.5nm (69.7km)

Anchored at Ile. NGE.

Sun Oct 9 15:27 2016 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Run: 332.9nm (602.5km)
Avg: 2.9knts
24hr: 70.1nm

Anchored at Bay of Prony.

Tue Oct 4 21:31 2016 NZDT
Run: 1473.5nm (2667km)
Avg: 26.7knts
24hr: 640.4nm

On a mooring in Port Vila

Sun Oct 2 14:18 2016 NZDT
Speed: 6knts
Run: 435.2nm (787.7km)
Avg: 8704knts
24hr: 208896nm

About 50 Miles away from Port Vila will go in in the dark.

Sun Oct 2 14:15 2016 NZDT
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 450.1nm (814.7km)
Weather: Clear wind 5.5 KTs. from 120deg.

On our way to Port Vila Vanuatu. Sailed first day 100 miles. We have been motor sailing this morning Light WIND.

Tue Sep 13 6:32 2016 NZST
Run: 31nm (56.1km)

Back in Vunda

Sun Sep 11 20:49 2016 NZST
Run: 30.3nm (54.8km)

Anchored in Yalobi on Waya lots of roll!

Wed Sep 7 15:32 2016 NZST
Run: 20nm (36.2km)

Anchored in Blue Lagoon

Tue Sep 6 15:03 2016 NZST
Run: 21.6nm (39.1km)
Avg: 2.9knts
24hr: 69.8nm

Anchored in Manta Ray Pass.

Tue Sep 6 7:37 2016 NZST
Run: 15.7nm (28.4km)

Anchored for the night in Navadra then on to Manarey pass this morning.

Sat Sep 3 18:35 2016 NZST
Run: 8.5nm (15.4km)

Anchored in lagoon at Mana Island

Sun Aug 28 6:42 2016 NZST
Run: 12.9nm (23.3km)

Moored in Musket Cove. Finley seeing Fiji..

Thu Aug 11 7:17 2016 NZST
Run: 24.1nm (43.6km)

In Vunda Point Marina doing repairs will be here for the month of Aug.

Sat Jul 23 6:51 2016 NZST
Run: 423.8nm (767.1km)

At anchor on our way to Vunda Point Marina

Sun Jul 10 15:30 2016 NZST
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 380.9nm (689.4km)
Weather: Clear wind 3.5 KTs. from 180deg.

On our way to Savusavuv Fiji We have been motoring for 3 Days NO WIND.

Mon Jun 20 7:13 2016 NZST
Run: 267.5nm (484.2km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 142.1nm

At anchor

Sat Jun 18 10:04 2016 NZST
Speed: at anchorknts
Run: 306.7nm (555.1km)
Weather: Cloudy wind 15 KTs. from 70deg.

At anchor in American Somoa

Fri Jun 10 8:37 2016 NZST
Run: 84.4nm (152.8km)

Moored Neiafu Very windy and rain

Wed Jun 1 10:23 2016 NZST
Run: 699.8nm (1266.6km)
Avg: 13.7knts
24hr: 328nm

At anchor Uoleva Island great spot calm lagoon nice anchorage.

Mon May 30 7:11 2016 NZST
Speed: at anchorknts
Run: 668.1nm (1209.3km)
Avg: 10.9knts
24hr: 262.8nm
Weather: Sun wind 10 KTs. from 100deg. BPR 1017hPa

Haafeva island all well weather is better, Sunny.

Fri May 27 18:10 2016 NZST
Speed: at anchorknts
Run: 60.8nm (110km)
Weather: Rain showere wind 10 KTs. from 100deg. BPR 1016.1hPa

Nomuka Ika island all well wish the weather was better.

Sun May 15 18:33 2016 NZST
Speed: at anchorknts
Run: 317.3nm (574.3km)
Avg: 5.2knts
24hr: 125.9nm
Weather: Clear light wind 10 KTs. from 120deg.

in Tonga

Fri May 13 6:04 2016 NZST
Speed: 4.5knts
Run: 363nm (657km)
Avg: 4.3knts
24hr: 102.1nm
Weather: Clear light wind 10 KTs. from 70deg.

in route to Tonga

Mon May 9 16:46 2016 NZST
Speed: 3knts
Run: 300.7nm (544.3km)
Avg: 3.7knts
24hr: 88.2nm
Weather: Clear light wind 8 to 10 KTs. from 30deg.

in route to Tonga

Fri May 6 6:55 2016 NZST
Speed: 5knts
Run: 104.1nm (188.4km)
Avg: 8.1knts
24hr: 195.2nm
Weather: Clear light wind 6 to 8 KTs. from 60deg.

in route to Tonga

Thu May 5 18:07 2016 NZST
Speed: 5knts
Run: 118.6nm (214.7km)
Weather: Clear light wind 10 KTs. from 30deg.

in route to Tonga

Wed Apr 20 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 7.5nm (13.6km)

Moored in Opua waiting for weather window to sail to Nuku Alofa, Tonga

Mon Apr 18 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 3.6nm (6.5km)

Anchored in Waipro Bay, BOI for a couple of days on ourway to Opua

Sat Apr 16 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 28.6nm (51.8km)

Anchored in Whangamumu for a couple of days on our way North

Fri Apr 15 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 60.9nm (110.2km)

Anchored in Tutukaka Harbor on our way North.

Wed Apr 13 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 52nm (94.1km)

Anchored in Kiwiriki Bay Great Barrier Island for a couple of days

Mon Apr 11 0:00 2016 NZST
Run: 14.2nm (25.7km)

Anchored in Urquharts Bay for the nightand clean the bottom.

Sat Dec 19 7:56 2015 NZDT
Run: 14.2nm (25.7km)

Moored at Town Basin Marina In Whangarei. Great place to spend Christmas!

Wed Dec 16 11:44 2015 NZDT
Run: 15.7nm (28.4km)
Weather: 12 knts From the South West, cloudy, 1011 baro

At Anchor Urquharts Bay. Not much wind nice weather until we rounded Beam Head then the wind picked up and light rain Still windy in the anchorage but nice!

Tue Dec 15 14:42 2015 NZDT
Speed: 0.knts
Weather: 8 knts From the South, light clouds, 1014 baro

At Anchor Tutukaka Harbor. Another quiet day on the Sea not much wind, but on the nose so no sailing just motoring!

Tue Dec 15 14:36 2015 NZDT
Speed: at anchor tutuaa harborknts
Run: 31.3nm (56.7km)
Weather: 8 knts From the South, light clouds, 1014 baro

Another quit day on the Sea not much wind, but on the nose so no sailing just motoring!

Sat Dec 12 15:32 2015 NZDT
Speed: in marinaknts
Weather: 15knts From the North, no clouds, 1013 baro

One more day then out to the anchorage!

Thu Nov 19 20:06 2015 NZDT

Doing repairs for a couple of weeks before moving further south.

Sat Nov 14 18:58 2015 NZDT
Speed: 0knts
Weather: Sunny

Moored

Fri Nov 13 12:58 2015 NZDT
Speed: 3knts
Weather: 20kts of wind from 150 deg.

Motor Sailing

Thu Nov 12 7:28 2015 NZDT
Speed: 4.3knts
Weather: 20kts of wind from 150 deg.

Sailing

Wed Nov 11 7:13 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5.5knts
Weather: clear 10kts of wind from 330 deg.

Motor Sailing

Tue Nov 10 7:13 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5.5knts
Weather: clear 10kts of wind from 0 deg.

Motor Sailing

Mon Nov 9 8:04 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5.5knts
Weather: wind 6 to 10KTs from 40 deg. Beromator 1015 seas flat

Motor Sailing

Sun Nov 8 7:52 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5.6knts
Weather: wind 6 to 10KTs from 90 deg. Beromator 1016 clear Sky seas flat

Motor Sailing

Sat Nov 7 8:06 2015 NZDT
Speed: 5.6knts
Weather: patchey clouds 14 from 60

Sailing

Wed Nov 4 14:28 2015 NZDT

Moored

Plan Sea - New Zealand 2016

Had a great time in New Zealand this year. Had three great visitors from the states.