Meteorology – Clouds

Clouds can give big clues about the weather, so it makes sense for sailors to be able to identify the different types of clouds, and what they might mean for the people sailing below them. While it is easy to focus on what the weather is happening at sea level, clouds give an indication of…

Meteorology – All about the Atmosphere

One of the other things I need to learn about for my Ocean Yachtmaster exam is Meteorology. Sailors are obsessed by the weather. The conditions directly relate to whether we are going to have a good day or a bad day. You can find us checking the forecasts over and over, checking websites, apps, listening…