Meteorology – Weather Forecasts

Accurate weather forecasts are very important for sailors. Their predictions determine whether we set off on a passage, or wait for better weather. The information is used to pick  a safe anchorage in which to shelter from a storm, or to identify a nice day to go for a cruise with friends. We place a…

Keeping Track – Maps

I want to get a page on the blog that will have a map to track our progress. The Navionics app that I had on the iPad for our last coastal trip had a function where I could post our track on to our facebook page – sometimes it worked and sometimes it didn’t. I…