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Sailing in the fog

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Published by International Marine Pub. Co. in Camden, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navigation.,
  • Fog.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRoger F. Duncan.
    SeriesThe Seamanship series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK559 .D77 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 104 p. :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2542289M
    ISBN 100877422087
    LC Control Number85023957
    OCLC/WorldCa12969820

    Coastal Navigation certification also covers detailed aids to navigation, fog procedures, and calculating current, leeway, set and drift. Coastal Navigation is offered as a book study course, to be fully prepared for prior to arrival, and is a required prerequisite in order to . Upon arrival at the harbor, I quickly grabbed my camera, knowing the intense fog would add drama to any scene along the shore. I barely had enough time to raise the camera and steady myself to capture the sailboat in front of the lighthouse before it disappeared into the cold, fog-covered : Beau Liddell.


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But as the winds increase to a mere 5 knots, mixing the layers of air, fog can rise up hundreds of feet to obscure the waters ahead and obstruct reference points on land.

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I can recommend this book to anyone sailing in New England's (or other) foggy waters. The writing style is very enjoyable and makes good use of case studies in dead reckoning to demonstrate the skills explained.

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Got this email recently from Windy at US Sailing. Windy is the Youth Recreational Pathways Manager there. Hi Nick, Hope you’re doing well—we met briefly down at the SAYRA Conference in Hilton Head this past January. I’m working on a girls sailing initiative and read in your book that men outnumber women in the sport   Sailing in poor visibility – fog, heavy rain, even snow – can be disorientating and worrying but some prior thought and basic preparation will help to keep the heart rate near normal and, vitally, you and your crew : Katy Stickland.

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We kept sailing where the wind was blowing us and for a while it was blowing kt. Since the Monster Blue Parasailor was pulling us along at a good clip we just kept going. The fog caught us. Thank goodness for radar and AIS.

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The tables were definitely turned. Mark, who was fast turning into Capt. Bly in my mind, said we’d do a short fog exercise on route, probably for about 45 minutes.