Whereas we had only light winds in the past days today during the approach the wind has picked up and made the approach a little challenging. Also we need to run under genoa only to arrive in Arrecife in daylight.
Atlantic Ocean, Canary Islands
2/4 in the early morning, later overcast 8/8. Winds ENE 4-5 Bft. Seas 2 m. Pressure 1023 increasing 1024 HPa. Min. temp.: 19ºC, max. temp.: 19ºC.
genoa set, motor off, HDG 245
05:00 - motor on (battery charging)
06:00 - HDG 285 - 3,5 kts
08:00 - HDG 285 - 3,0 kts
08:15 - motor off
09:00 - HDG 290 - 3,0 kts, then approach to Arrecife, motor on
10:00 - arrived in Arrecife
05:45 - genoa reef line not functional
Diesel: 263 l (tank and canisters)
Water: 76 l (tank only)
Mileage (over ground)
Today: 29,6 nm
Total: 2.737,0 nm