Wasco

Wasco

Fri Jul 12 11:54 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.5
knts
Run: 76.3nm (138.1km)
57 32.87N 135 29.44W
Weather: Wind 5 knots from S, 100% cloud, some fog

Motoring


Mon Jul 8 14:51 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.4
knts
Run: 156.9nm (284km)
Avg: 6.6knts
24hr: 158.2nm
56 32.37N 136 19.07W
Weather: wind 10-12 knots from NW

Slow 'til morning


Sun Jul 7 15:03 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.7
knts
Run: 157.7nm (285.4km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 154.5nm
54 52.83N 139 04.24W
Weather: wind 20 knots from NW

Tumultuous and foggy


Sat Jul 6 14:33 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.8
knts
Run: 133.5nm (241.6km)
Avg: 5.7knts
24hr: 136.9nm
52 56.99N 141 08.11W
Weather: glassy, 100% cloud cover

motoring, wind in 4 hours? First wildlife.


Fri Jul 5 15:09 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.2
knts
Run: 161.8nm (292.9km)
Avg: 6.7knts
24hr: 159.8nm
51 21.46N 142 55.13W
Weather: wind 8-12 knots from NW

Sailing into a big hole, but maybe the sun will shine


Thu Jul 4 14:51 2019 NZST
Speed:
2.6
knts
Run: 105.5nm (191km)
Avg: 4.3knts
24hr: 103.3nm
49 27.73N 145 04.62W
Weather: wind >5 knots from NW

Westerlies keep teasing


Wed Jul 3 14:21 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.4
knts
Run: 137.2nm (248.3km)
Avg: 22.3knts
24hr: 535.4nm
48 28.19N 146 50.69W
Weather: wind 8-12 knots from NNE

Tacked over, waiting for wind to back


Wed Jul 3 8:12 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.0
knts
Run: 123.2nm (223km)
Avg: 3knts
24hr: 72.8nm
46 30.96N 146 19.40W
Weather: wind 5-10 knots from NNE

On the nose for 36 hours, then break through to westerlies?


Mon Jul 1 15:36 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.0
knts
Run: 161.3nm (292km)
Avg: 6.8knts
24hr: 163nm
44 45.97N 146 48.87W
Weather: wind 14-18 knots from E/ENE

Cold, foggy, and bumpy but improving


Sun Jun 30 15:51 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.7
knts
Run: 148nm (267.9km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 139.8nm
42 32.10N 147 45.70W
Weather: wind 16-18 knots from ESE


Sat Jun 29 14:27 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.0
knts
Run: 137.5nm (248.9km)
Avg: 5.5knts
24hr: 132.3nm
40 42.83N 149 16.11W
Weather: wind 5-10 knots from S

Slow but steady, where's that low that was in the forecast?


Fri Jun 28 13:30 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.7
knts
Run: 191.6nm (346.8km)
Avg: 7.5knts
24hr: 180.7nm
38 51.97N 150 13.67W
Weather: wind 8-10 knots from SSE

Slow in light winds


Thu Jun 27 12:03 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.5
knts
Run: 181.8nm (329.1km)
Avg: 7.6knts
24hr: 181.4nm
36 08.86N 150 54.98W
Weather: wind 5-15 knots from ENE to SE

Variable winds, still moving OK


Wed Jun 26 12:00 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.5
knts
Run: 186nm (336.7km)
Avg: 7.6knts
24hr: 183.3nm
33 34.62N 151 35.93W
Weather: wind 12-15 knots from SE

Wind veering and lightening, pleasant


Tue Jun 25 11:39 2019 NZST
Speed:
7.7
knts
Run: 167.9nm (303.9km)
Avg: 7.3knts
24hr: 176nm
31 10.58N 153 02.44W
Weather: wind 15 knots from ESE

Lumpy, going slow for the ride


Mon Jun 24 12:45 2019 NZST
Speed:
8.0
knts
Run: 203.7nm (368.7km)
Avg: 8.1knts
24hr: 195.2nm
29 05.11N 154 28.29W
Weather: wind 15 knots from ESE

Got out of the trough, still lumpy.


Sun Jun 23 11:42 2019 NZST
Speed:
7.2
knts
Run: 187.7nm (339.7km)
Avg: 8.5knts
24hr: 202.9nm
26 40.71N 156 23.72W
Weather: variable, 5-25 knots from ENE to SSE, squally

Making decent time.


Sat Jun 22 13:30 2019 NZST
Speed:
7.4
knts
Run: 385.7nm (698.1km)
24 08.36N 157 27.79W
Weather: wind 12-15 knots from E

On our way, out of the tropics soon.


Thu May 16 10:30 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.1
knts
Run: 133.9nm (242.4km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 145.4nm
19 36.39N 153 57.20W
Weather: wind 10-12 knots from ENE

Marking time, 68 miles to go


Wed May 15 12:24 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.4
knts
Run: 135.8nm (245.8km)
Avg: 5.4knts
24hr: 128.8nm
19 22.67N 151 54.71W
Weather: wind 6-10 knots from ENE

Thursday morning?


Tue May 14 11:06 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.7
knts
Run: 136nm (246.2km)
Avg: 5.6knts
24hr: 134nm
19 07.56N 149 50.86W
Weather: wind 10-12 knots from ENE

Can you smell it?


Mon May 13 10:45 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.6
knts
Run: 125.1nm (226.4km)
Avg: 5.4knts
24hr: 130nm
19 13.33N 147 46.04W
Weather: wind 10-12 knots from E

416 miles to go!


It was windyer in the Sahara! Just remember when 120 nm was a spectacular day. We were outpacing everyone at 4nm/hr. Soon.
Sun May 12 11:39 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.0
knts
Run: 134.9nm (244.2km)
Avg: 5.9knts
24hr: 141.1nm
19 05.90N 145 51.30W
Weather: wind 6-8 knots from E

Slowly, slowly


Sat May 11 12:42 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.6
knts
Run: 177.7nm (321.6km)
Avg: 6.8knts
24hr: 164nm
19 07.45N 143 47.40W
Weather: wind 10-15 knots from E

Making our way - slowly


Fri May 10 10:42 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.4
knts
Run: 114.8nm (207.8km)
Avg: 5knts
24hr: 119.3nm
18 44.48N 141 06.15W
Weather: wind 8-10 knots from ENE

Taking it while we can


Thu May 9 11:36 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.2
knts
Run: 125.6nm (227.3km)
Avg: 5.4knts
24hr: 128.5nm
18 40.08N 139 21.03W
Weather: wind 5-10 knots from E

Driftin'


Wed May 8 12:09 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.6
knts
Run: 203.5nm (368.3km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 166.7nm
18 26.42N 137 26.93W
Weather: wind 10-15 knots from ESE

1000 miles to go, dying breeze


Tue May 7 6:51 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.1
knts
Run: 162.6nm (294.3km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 170nm
18 16.51N 134 21.10W
Weather: wind 12 knots from ESE

Three-quarters


Mon May 6 7:54 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.7
knts
Run: 170nm (307.7km)
Avg: 6.9knts
24hr: 166.2nm
17 42.99N 131 56.95W
Weather: wind 6-12 knots from E

Low near Hawaii - no wind after:(


Sun May 5 7:21 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.0
knts
Run: 174.9nm (316.6km)
Avg: 7.2knts
24hr: 173.1nm
16 49.95N 129 32.71W
Weather: wind 8-12 knots from E

Missing that spinnaker


Sat May 4 7:06 2019 NZST
Speed:
9.5
knts
Run: 181.6nm (328.7km)
Avg: 7.6knts
24hr: 181.6nm
16 13.14N 126 59.02W
Weather: wind 18-20 knots from NNE

Ducking south for wind


Fri May 3 7:06 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.4
knts
Run: 209.8nm (379.7km)
Avg: 8.7knts
24hr: 209.8nm
15 46.91N 124 17.31W
Weather: wind 10-12 knots from ENE

Still trying for the 200


Thu May 2 7:06 2019 NZST
Speed:
8.6
knts
Run: 184.5nm (333.9km)
Avg: 7.9knts
24hr: 188.4nm
15 06.64N 121 13.07W
Weather: wind 12-15 knots from NE

Still waiting to put together 24 solid hours


Wed May 1 7:36 2019 NZST
Speed:
8.1
knts
Run: 222.7nm (403.1km)
Avg: 9knts
24hr: 215.1nm
14 33.84N 118 30.90W
Weather: wind 20 knots from NE

Cookin' with gas


Tue Apr 30 6:45 2019 NZST
Speed:
8.6
knts
Run: 194.4nm (351.9km)
Avg: 8knts
24hr: 192nm
13 57.47N 115 14.95W
Weather: wind 16-18 knots from NE

If only we could string together 24 hours like this one....


Mon Apr 29 6:27 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.3
knts
Run: 159.5nm (288.7km)
Avg: 6.8knts
24hr: 163.9nm
13 18.84N 112 25.91W
Weather: wind 8-12 knots from E

Another day...


Sun Apr 28 7:06 2019 NZST
Speed:
8.5
knts
Run: 206.8nm (374.3km)
Avg: 8.4knts
24hr: 200.9nm
12 36.58N 110 10.56W
Weather: wind 16-18 knots from ENE

Makin' for the trades on the outside...


Sat Apr 27 6:24 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.6
knts
Run: 155.1nm (280.7km)
Avg: 6.4knts
24hr: 153.8nm
12 01.77N 107 10.30W
Weather: wind 15-18 knots from ENE

Finally starting to move along.


Fri Apr 26 6:12 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.4
knts
Run: 128.5nm (232.6km)
Avg: 5.6knts
24hr: 134.4nm
11 25.42N 104 57.86W
Weather: wind 6-16 knots from NNE to E (i.e. pretty variable)

Starting to get the NE trades?


Thu Apr 25 7:15 2019 NZST
Speed:
3.5
knts
Run: 84.7nm (153.3km)
Avg: 3.5knts
24hr: 84.5nm
11 20.99N 103 04.16W
Weather: wind 6-8 knots from ENE

A little breeze, heading S for looking for a bit more.


Wed Apr 24 7:12 2019 NZST
Speed:
2.6
knts
Run: 90.7nm (164.2km)
Avg: 3.7knts
24hr: 89nm
11 19.81N 101 49.14W
Weather: wind 6-8 knots from E

Blazing along DDW. Missing that spinnaker


Tue Apr 23 6:45 2019 NZST
Speed:
3.4
knts
Run: 97.2nm (175.9km)
Avg: 4.1knts
24hr: 98.8nm
10 54.66N 100 33.13W
Weather: wind 6-8 knots from E

More driftin'


Mon Apr 22 7:09 2019 NZST
Speed:
2.9
knts
Run: 138.7nm (251km)
Avg: 5.8knts
24hr: 138.4nm
10 30.24N 099 10.94W
Weather: wind 6 knots from ENE

Driftin'


Sun Apr 21 7:06 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.4
knts
Run: 150.6nm (272.6km)
Avg: 6.3knts
24hr: 151.5nm
10 04.73N 097 11.31W
Weather: wind 20-25 knots from NNE

Tehuantepeccer subsiding, having some fun


Sat Apr 20 7:15 2019 NZST
Speed:
6.1
knts
Run: 145.1nm (262.6km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 145.4nm
09 57.17N 094 58.79W
Weather: wind 15 knots from N

Lumpy but moving along


Fri Apr 19 7:18 2019 NZST
Speed:
4.2
knts
Run: 126.8nm (229.5km)
Avg: 5.1knts
24hr: 122.7nm
09 48.41N 092 51.24W
Weather: wind 4-8 knots from ENE

Tehuantepeccer headed our way


Thu Apr 18 6:30 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.6
knts
Run: 162.3nm (293.8km)
Avg: 6.2knts
24hr: 148.7nm
09 39.32N 090 59.92W
Weather: wind 12-14 knots from ENE

Missing our spinnaker


Wed Apr 17 4:18 2019 NZST
Speed:
8.9
knts
Run: 122.6nm (221.9km)
Avg: 5.5knts
24hr: 131.9nm
09 22.49N 088 38.11W
Weather: wind 20 knots from NE

Wee-haaa - riding the edge of a Papagayo


Tue Apr 16 6:00 2019 NZST
Speed:
5.2
knts
Run: 112.3nm (203.3km)
Avg: 4.7knts
24hr: 112.5nm
08 40.46N 086 59.11W
Weather: wind 8-10 knots from SSE

Sailing hour by hour


Mon Apr 15 6:03 2019 NZST
Speed:
3.6
knts
Run: 122.3nm (221.4km)
Avg: 4.8knts
24hr: 115.1nm
07 53.75N 085 32.65W
Weather: wind - very little, NE, or is it SW? or W?

Very slooow start


Sun Apr 14 4:33 2019 NZST
Speed:
3.8
knts
Run: 226.5nm (410km)
07 30.02N 083 48.21W
Weather: wind - absolute zero - glassy calm

Motoring


Wed Apr 10 0:45 2019 NZST
Speed:
2.4
knts
Run: 219.6nm (397.5km)
07 10.28N 080 30.99W
Weather: zephyr from the SE

Blazing along


Fri Mar 15 8:21 2019 NZDT
Speed:
5.0
knts
Run: 192.7nm (348.8km)
Avg: 7.1knts
24hr: 170nm
10 06.15N 079 16.55W
Weather: wind 10-12 knots from NE

Slow morning, slower afternoon


Thu Mar 14 5:09 2019 NZDT
Speed:
7.3
knts
Run: 199.9nm (361.8km)
Avg: 8.8knts
24hr: 210.4nm
12 15.88N 077 28.90W
Weather: wind 20-25 knots from ENE

Can we make Portobelo tomorrow?


Wed Mar 13 6:21 2019 NZDT
Speed:
8.6
knts
Run: 222.1nm (402km)
Avg: 8.8knts
24hr: 212.4nm
13 00.40N 074 37.00W
Weather: wind 16-22 knots from E, sunny

Cruising


Tue Mar 12 5:15 2019 NZDT
Speed:
6.3
knts
Run: 162.6nm (294.3km)
Avg: 8.2knts
24hr: 197.1nm
12 58.12N 071 19.13W
Weather: wind 14-16 knots from E

Winds lighter than expected


Mon Mar 11 9:27 2019 NZDT
Speed:
7.1
knts
Run: 59.2nm (107.2km)
12 27.40N 068 57.92W
Weather: wind 18 knots from E

On the way to Panama


Mon Mar 4 3:27 2019 NZDT
Speed:
8.0
knts
Run: 216nm (391km)
Avg: 9.5knts
24hr: 228.4nm
12 07.33N 068 09.48W
Weather: wind 20-25 knots from E

Arriving soon, hope there's a mooring (no anchoring allowed)


Sun Mar 3 4:45 2019 NZDT
Speed:
8.9
knts
Run: 220.8nm (399.6km)
Avg: 9.3knts
24hr: 223.6nm
14 55.74N 066 44.69W
Weather: wind 20 knots from E

200 miles done :)


Sat Mar 2 5:03 2019 NZDT
Speed:
8.8
knts
Run: 652.4nm (1180.8km)
17 47.87N 065 16.75W
Weather: wind 15-20 knots from E to ESE

Enroute to Bonaire. Sunday?


Fri Jan 4 3:39 2019 NZDT
Speed:
7.7
knts
Run: 241nm (436.2km)
Avg: 8.6knts
24hr: 207.3nm
12 16.64N 057 20.85W
Weather: wind 20-25 knots from ENE

140 miles to go :)


Wed Jan 2 23:45 2019 NZDT
Speed:
8.0
knts
Run: 211.6nm (383km)
Avg: 8.5knts
24hr: 205.2nm
11 11.58N 053 57.77W
Weather: wind 15-20 knots from ENE

So close, and yet so far


Tue Jan 1 23:00 2019 NZDT
Speed:
7.8
knts
Run: 199nm (360.2km)
Avg: 8.2knts
24hr: 196.5nm
10 13.45N 051 00.45W
Weather: wind 15-20 knots from NE

Happy New Year!


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