49:45N 2:28W Tatt av vinden 1200 UTC

Tatt av vinden
Bjørn Larsen
Thu 9 Jul 2009 12:48
We are fighting the tidal strea around Alderney, and later Cap de la Hague.
Probably the worst on our voyage. And we were not exactly lucky. We shall
have it against us for 6 hours. But then...

Last year we hit it right. Well you can't win 'em all. But the weather is
nice. Lighet wind, and the motor does its best.

There is so much floating seaweed here that it makes Sargasso look like a

We'll report more from Cherbourg tomorrow

COG/SOG/Motor: 65/ 5,5 20 h last 24 hours.
Wind last two hours: 12 kn 280 degrees
Squalls/max wind: N/A.
Pressure: 1019 mb.
Clouds: Partly cloudy.
Weather/wind/sea last 24h: Partly overcast some showers. Wind around 300,
most of the time light.
Waveheight: From WNW, 1,0 m. Swell: None
GC distance to Cherbourgh: n/a. Rute-avstand: 32 nm
Sailed (logg)/ motorsailed/ motored last 24 hours: 156 nM. Distance to
Cherbourg shortened by 145
Sea temperature: 10,5 degrees.