Global weather and ocean passage routing. Bob Cook is an experienced offshore sailor and weather router and operates Ocean-Pro Weather Services & the Marine Coast Station. Bob provides detailed and long range weather forecasting and routing assistance to all vessels, power and sail.
Comprehensive information and guidance available includes: vessel position reporting & logging, long & short range weather forecasts, recommended departure timing and routing,
Gulf Stream and ocean eddy analysis and routing, seasonal
passage routing, emergency & mayday assistance, interface with USCG & other SAR organizations, etc. Communications can be by telephone, email, sat phone, SSB and text messages. The marine coast station primary frequencies are: 4146, 6224, 8294, 12353 and 16528 khz, all USB. The station call-sign is "Ocean-Pro Weather". The FCC call-sign is WQCN860.
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Library of tracks by cruising sailors for well-known routes but also San Blas; Galapagos; Tuamotus; French Polynesia; Suwarrow; Philippines; Maldives; Chagos; Seychelles and Red Sea. Started November 2011.
Your adventure starts here! World ARC is the voyage of a lifetime. A 26,000nm tradewind circumnavigation with our team in every port ensuring a warm welcome. World ARC is a mix of cruising in company and free time to explore. Make a full circumnavigation or sail half a rally. The pace keeps the fleet together, enjoying the shore-side activities as a group, while staying with the best weather. Families with children, retirees or a ‘grown up gap year’ - all are welcome as part of World ARC. Our dedicated rally team ensure you make the most of your time ashore, and provide peace of mind at sea. Starts from Saint Lucia, Panama and Australia.