log of sv passage for 2013

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  GMT lat long CST speed dir knots dir height % hPa ↑ or ↓  
1-16-13 1235         ESE 12 E 1 5 1021   Leaving Lanzarote
  1600 2842'N 01406'W 227 5.5 NE 2 haze 2 haze 1021 - Fullmain & poled-out genoa wing & wing
1-17-13 0001 2817'N 01434'W 232 3.0 NNE 7.5 NE small clear 1021 - Full main & reefed genoa poled out
  0815 2745'N 01503'W 234 5.1 NE 14 NE 4 40 1021 - Wing & wing in sloppy seas
  1235 2731'N 01521'W 229 5.4 NE 13 N 2 20 1022 +1 Seas improving.  117 miles in 24 hrs
  2100 2704'N 01603'W 240 5.7 NE 14 N 2 50 1021 -1 Seas improving.  Full main & poled genoa
1-18-13 0010 2652'N 01619'W 234 6.1 NE 14 N 2 20 1020 -1 Same sails
  1134 2614'N 01707'W 252 5.6 NNE 10 NE 3 50 1020 - Full main & gen.  Jibed to broad reach.
  1240 2613'N 01713'W 265 5.1 NNE 9 N 2 90 1019 -1 129 miles in last 24 hrs
  1425 2611'N 01721'W 267 2.8 NE 5.4 N 2 90 1017 -2 ibed main to stbd - wing & wing
  1513 2609'N 01723'W 237 3.9 NNE 5.6 N 3 90 1016 -1 Jibed again.  Motorsailing
1-19-13 0327 2534'N 01824'W 246 6.5 N 15 N 2 clear 1015 -1 Single reefed main & reefed genoa
  0530 2526'N 01836'W 254 6.4 N 18 N 2   1015 - 2nd reef in main & genoa further reefed
  1235 2503'N 01919'W 250 6.6 N 17 N 6 100 1016 +1 134 miles in 24 hrs.  Same reefed sails
1-20-13 0001 2437'N 02031'W 261 6.8 NNE 21 N 2.4   1015 -1 Winds backing & inconsistent
  1235 2419'N 02142'W 253 5.2 NNE 15 N 3 40 1016 +1 Dbl reefed main, staysail, reefed genoa
  1625 2412'N 02202'W 260 5.4 ENE 16 N 5 95 1014 -2 Wing & wing
1-21-13 0036 2353'N 02242'W 254 5.1 ENE 16 N 1-2 100 1016 +2 Same sails.  Improved seas.  Less roll.
  0430 2345'N 02302'W 247 4.7 E 15 NE 1-2   1014 -2 Both autopilots failed windvane
  1339 2310'N 02330'W 214 4.6 NE 14 NE 5 100 1014 - Rolly seas difficult for windvane.
  1648 2449'N 02353'W 266 6 ENE 15 NE&E 3 90 1013 -1 Sngl reef in main.  Wing & wing.  Rolly.
1-22-13 0001 2239'N 02425'W 264 6 ENE 19 NE 3-5 50 1015 +2 Same
  1235 2213'N 02542'W 266 6.3 ENE 20 NE 5 20 1016 +1 Same.  138 miles in last 23 hrs.
  1322 2211'N 02547'W 244 6.1 ENE 20 NE 5 20 1016 - Gusting to 37.  2nd reef in main.
1-23-13 0040 2142'N 02656'W 270 6.0 ENE 19 NE 2-4 20 1017 +1 Seas calmer but still rolly.
  1235 2114'N 02805'W 258 6.0 ENE 21 ENE 4-6 20 1017 - Rolly.  148 mi in last 24 hrs.
1-24-13 0003 2047'N 02920'W 247 6.9 ENE 24 ENE 6-10 90 1017 - Squally earlier.  Seas decreasing.
  1235 2012'N 03037'W 277 6.7 E 27 ENE 10-12 20 1018 +1 Rolly.  Squally @ 38+.  Wind backing.
1-25-13 0001 1950'N 03154'W 268 6.9 E 24 ENE 5-6 100 1018 - Still very rolly.
  1243 1932'N 03324'W 264 6.8 E 19 ENE 5 100 1019 +1 Marginal improvement in seas?
  1549 1930'N 03344'W 238 5.8 E 21 ENE 6 95 1017 -2 Jibed main broad reach comfort
1-26-13 0015 1855'N 03421'W 240 6.4 E 16 NE 2-4 100 1019 +2 Dbl reefed main & staysalil
  1235 1759'N 03513'W 258 6.2 E 26 E 6-10 100 1017 -2 Choppy seas.  146 mi in last 24 hrs.
1-27-13 0001 1727'N 03614'W 251 7.0 E 30 E 8 95 1016 -1 Seas rolly but improving.
  1235 1653'N 03718'W 271 6.4 E 24 E 6 50 1016 - Jibed back to w/w.  138 mi in 24 hrs.
1-28-13 0001 1644'N 03827'W 271 6.1 E 20 E 2-3 100 1016 - Seas still rolly.
  1235 1636'N 03946'W 276 5.2 ESE 14 E 4-6 50 1015 -1 Shaking 1 of 2 mainsail reefs.
  1740 1639'N 04015'W 272 5.4 ESE 13 E 2 10 1012 -3 Shook single reef in main.
1-29-13 0001 1637'N 04050'W 275 5.5 E 14 E 2 90 1013 +1 Less rolling.
  1235 1615'N 04203'W 265 6.1 E 17 E 5 10 1013 - Full main & reefed genoa w/w
1-30-13 0001 1559'N 04320'W 269 5.6 E 14 E 5-6 10 1011 -2 Same sails.
  0515 1556'N 04347'W 257 4.5 SW 3.8 E small 100 1011 - Motoring in light rain.
  1245 1546'N 04422'W 268 5.5 E 14 E 2 50 1011 - Changed headsail to #2.
1-31-13 0001 1534'N 04528'W 255 5.8 ENE 13 E 2 10 1011 - Sngl reefed main & #2 w/w + staysail
  1326 1529'N 04649'W 262 6.4 ENE 17 E 3 10 1011 - Same sails.  145 mi in 24 hrs.
2-1-13 0001 1518'N 04757'W 268 6.9 NE 13 E 2 10 1010 -1 Nice sailing on starry night.
  1230 1502'N 04919'W 245 6.2 NE 19 N&E 2 20 1009 -1 Caught 2 wahoo.  149 mi in 24 hrs.
2-2-13 0001 1446'N 05035'W 263 6.6 NE 15 NE 2 50 1009 - Same sails.  Rolly.
  1400 1431'N 05156'W 271 6.4 NE 14 N 2 5 1010 +1 Beam/broad reach.
2-3-13 0001 1431'N 05258'W 273 6.5 ENE 15 NE 1 clear 1009 -1 Sngl reefed main, stysl, 100% #2
  1235 1432'N 05411'W 273 5.4 ENE 14 NE 8 10 1009 - Big swell roll
2-4-13 0001 1431'N 05516'W 273 6.0 ENE 8-11 NE small 10 1008 -1 Motorsailing
  1235 1429'N 05627'W 260 5.0 ENE 13 NE 3 25 1009 +1 Set pole - again w/w
2-5-13 0001 1420'N 05738'W 275 6.8 ENE 19 NE 2 5 1008 -1 Same sails.  Less roll.
  1235 1419'N 05901'W 268 6.1 E 17 NE 4 15 1009 +1 roll.  Reefed jib to slow speed.
2-6-13 0001 1413'N 06007'W 269 5.4 ENE 16 E 2 25 1008 -1 Need to slow for daylight arrival.
  0930 1405'N 06058'W     E 14   0 5 1007 -1 CQR in 27' @ Rodney Bay, St. Lucia.
2-7-13 1330 1404'N 06057'W     E 11   0 50 1008 +1 Inside Rodney Bay Marina
3-5-13 1540         NE 13     20 1008   Leaving Rodney Bay Marina for day sail
  1640 1408'N 06100'W 352 6.5 E 12 E 1 10 1007 -1 Full main & #2.  Nice sail.
  1910 1404'N 06057'W     ESE 10     10 1006 -1 Returned to Rodney Bay Marina.
3-8-13 1435         SSE 6     50 1009   Leaving Rodney Bay Marina.
  1735 1401'N 06059'W     ENE 6     80 1006 -3 CQR in 20' @ Port Castries, St. Lucia.
3-9-13 1350         ESE 5     10 1008   Leaving Port Castries
  1500 1358'N 06102'W     118 8     1 1006 -2 CQR in 30' @ Marigot Bay, St. Lucia.
3-11-13 1340         125 6     10 1006   Leaving Marigot Bay
  1530 1351'N 06104'W     260 4     20 1004 -2 On mooring in Soufriere Bay, St. Lucia.
3-18-13 1035         100 19     10 1005   Leaving Soufriere Bay.
  1330 1336'N 06111'W 223 6.7 094 18 E 3 20 1007 +2 Sngl reef main & full #2
  1615     204 7.0 083 16 NE 2 20 1005 -2 Off W coast of St. Vincent
  2015 1301'N 06115'W     090 13     10 1003 -2 On mooring Admiralty Bay, Bequia SVG
3-21-13 1405         105 12     25 1005   Leaving Admiralty Bay
  1605 1259'N 06114'W     126 12   rolly 5 1004 -1 CQR in 15' @ Friendship Bay, Bequia
3-23-13 1445         134 15 swell rolly 5 1006   Leaving Friendship Bay
  1715 1244'N 06120'W     126 3   0 10 1004 -2 CQR in 20' @ Corbay, Canouan, SVG
3-24-13 2115 1243'N 06120'W     122 10   0 10 1001   Moved to Charlestown Bay, Canouan
3-26-13 1400         035 6     10 1006   Leaving Charlestown Bay
  1510 1238'N 06122'W     102 16   0 50 1005 -1 CQR in 16' @ Tobago Cayes, SVG
3-28-13 1413         105 15     20 1006   Leaving Tobago Cayes
  1445 1239'N 06123'W     107 15     20 1005 -1 CQR in 9' @ Salt Whistle Bay, Mayreau
3-29-13 1338         119 11     5 1006   Leaving Salt Whistle Bay
  1515 1236'N 06127'W     045 15     15 1006 - CQR in 27' @ Chatham Bay, Union, SVG
3-31-13 1410         101 10-15     40 1008   Leaving Chatham Bay
  1515 1236'N 06125'W     093 22   choppy 10 1007 -1 CQR in 20' @ Clifton, Union Isl, SVG
4-3-13 1440         116 15   choppy 20 1007   Leaving Clifton & SVG
  1600 1229'N 06128'W     098 10 N small 20 1006 -1 CQR in 17' @ Hillsborough, Carriacou
  2045         063 13   0 50 1003 -3 Leaving Hillsborough
  2145 1227'N 06129'W     098 9   0 25 1003 - CQR in 11' @ Tyrell Bay, Carriacou
4-4-13 1025         102 8     5 1004   Leaving Tyrell Bay
  1320 1215'N 06141'W 230 6.0 111 16 NE 4 10 1006 +2 Off NW tip of Grenada
  1555 1201'N 06148'W 209 7.2 117 21 NE small 10 1005 -1 Off SW tip of Grenada
  1710 1200'N 06146'W     109 15     <5 1004 -1 CQR in 32' @ Prickly Bay, Grenada
4-21-13 1325         130 5     60 1002   Leaving Prickly Bay
  1500 1203'N 06145'W     038 3     95 1002 - Tied up in Port Louis Marina, Grenada
5-7-13 1420         116 9     50 1003   Leaving Port Louis
  1550 1200'N 06146'W     125 10     50 1003 - CQR in 30' @ Prickly Bay, Grenada
5-9-13 1553         124 8     20 1003   Leaving Prickly Bay
  1653 1201'N 06144'W     110 9     20 1003 - CQR in 28' @ Clarke's Court Bay
5-12-13 1505         144 13     50 1000   Leavng Clarke's Court Bay
  1620 1201'N 06141'W     120 10   small 50 1000 - On mooring in St. David's Harbour

 

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