Category Archives: Weather

Weather4Sailors & North U to Offer Webinars on Communications and Weather has teamed up with North U to offer a series of webinars this spring. The first webinar entitled Onboard Communcications & Reading and Interpreting Weather Data will take place in a two part series of three hour sessions in … Continue reading

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Jules Verne Trophy: Banque Populaire V Edging South

As anticipated, Banque Populaire has dropped south, having put into a couple of hitches south over the last 24 hours. Currently she is just over 100 miles south of the Prince Edward Islands, or approximately 350 miles south of Jules … Continue reading

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Keeping Upright!

I have been a cruising cat fanatic for quite a while now, since the early 1990s. In my years as a yacht broker, one question that has often been raised, then easily dismissed, has to do with the offshore safety … Continue reading

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Marion Bermuda Race & BWS Weather Webinars

When it comes to serious sailing and cruising, weather is always a huge concern. Education and preparation can help us make prudent decisions that lead to safe sailing, but weather knowledge isn’t something we can learn in a 45-minute safety-at-sea … Continue reading

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Tips for Preparing Your Yacht for A Hurricane

The weather prognosticators are predicting an active Atlantic Hurricane Season and with a low pressure system having already formed off of the African Continent and is 500 miles east of the Lesser Antilles as of last night. So once again … Continue reading

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