Monthly Archives: November 2018

Progess South

Time 05NOV2018, 10:00 local Latitude N 33° 08.0’ Longitude W 75° 34.2’ Wind: SSE, 12, gusting 15 Course: 230° Speed: 5.2 knots Water temperature: 80.6°F Nautical miles from Chesapeake Bay Bridge/Tunnel: 231NM Nautical miles to Port Everglades, Florida: 484NM After … Continue reading

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“The Twinkles are Back!”

Time 04NOV2018, 05:30 local Latitude N 35° 26.9’ Lon W 75° 07.2’ Wind: NE, 19, gusting 25 Course: 160° Speed: 8.3 knots Water temperature: 74.3°F Nautical miles from Chesapeake Bay Bridge/Tunnel: 104NM Nautical miles to Port Everglades, Florida: 616NM The … Continue reading

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Southward!

Leaving the Chesapeake Bay, that’s Cape Henry Light. Our last close encounter with land for the next 4 or 5 days. We are on a fast reach with a strong current pushing us out, our speed offer ground is an … Continue reading

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It Is Always Something

That could be the motto of the cruising sailor. Even when you think you have everything perfect, one more look around for problems never hurts.  In that spirit, I was going over the boat again today, and found this unfortunate … Continue reading

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Impressive Neighbors

We are anchored just off the Naval Station here in Norfolk, VA.  Norfolk is by far the largest Navy presence on the east coast.  The above photo taken from our deck, is of the George W. Bush, and the Abraham … Continue reading

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