Day 11: 27.08.18. 04:00, Tuesday, local Tonga time (UTC+13)
Position: 18:32S 174:00W
COG: 260 SOG: 5,0 (average 19 hrs) Wind: 12 – 20 kn S – SE Sailed distance: 1429 nm Sailed last 19 hours: 95 nm Distance to Neiafu, Vavau, Tonga: 10 nm
Weather: Nice with scattered clouds.
Moonlit land in sight. Tonga we are here!
A very nice finish leg. Beam reaching all day with 12 – 18kt of wind and reasonable sea. All in all; a very nice voyage. 75 hours of engine (including charging). Passing two troughs with very light and unstable weather. Only one rain shower. Two fish landed. Five hooks lost!
Sea state: 1 – 2 m.
Fishing: Caught and landed a Yellow Fin Tuna.
CsB soon within sight again 🙂
All is well.
S/Y KEA www.keablog.no
I am the Captain of this ship, and I have my Wife´s permission to say so!