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Day’s Run – 7 February 2019

Set sail yesterday afternoon with wind making up out of the South with promises to back and fair. Seas a bit lumpy. Extra lashings going on here and there. Closing with the coast near Durban about 200 miles to the west. Supposed to blow strong out of the NE tomorrow. Cloudy. All good. Portholes getting closed.

From: Reunion

Towards: Cape Town, South Africa

Date: Feb. 7th, 2019

Noon Position: 29-04’S x 035° 02’E

Course + Speed: 265 T at 6.7 knots

Wind direction + Force: SSEly at Force 5-6

Swell Height + Direction: small SW swell

Weather: cloudy

Day’s Run: 105 miles

Distance to Port: 1000 miles

Sails Set: headsails, main topmast stays’l, topsails, t’gallants, courses

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