WEATHER FORECASTS…

The regular availability of reliable weather forecasts is obviously essential during an ocean-passage: patches of bad weather or, conversely, of light winds that need to be avoided, more-or-less favourable wind direction and consequently the best routing strategies (seldom the staright line turns out to be the best choice!), etc. Having an SSB radio, equipped witha Pactor modem which isan excellent … Continua a leggere