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Changes in the Gulf Stream (20 Jul 2018)

Changes in the Gulf Stream

Crossing the Gulf Stream is a rite of passage for many East Coast offshore sailors. I’ll never forget my first ... (Read more)

Spain, Balearics: Meteotsunami (rissaga) floods islands of Mallorca and Menorca (19 Jul 2018)

Spain, Balearics: Meteotsunami (rissaga) floods islands of Mallorca and Menorca

Meteorological tsunamis or meteotsunamis - locally known as Rissagas -  are hazardous long ocean waves, which have the same frequencies and ... (Read more)

Dominica, Puerto Rico: Still wary of dissipated storm Beryl (09 Jul 2018)

Dominica, Puerto Rico: Still wary of dissipated storm Beryl

News item from https://www.cbsnews.com YABUCOA, Puerto Rico -- The remnants of Tropical Storm Beryl rushed over Dominica but then dissipated, ... (Read more)

UK: RYA and HM Coastguard ask boaters for feedback on MSI broadcasts (27 Jun 2018)

UK: RYA and HM Coastguard ask boaters for feedback on MSI broadcasts

The RYA and HM Coastguard are urging boaters to use this  simple online form to give feedback and report their experiences on ... (Read more)

2018 Atlantic hurricane outlook: How active will the season be following Alberto? (26 Jun 2018)

2018 Atlantic hurricane outlook: How active will the season be following Alberto?

This report from https://www.accuweather.com The 2018 hurricane season officially began on Friday, June 1. Subtropical Storm Alberto formed east of ... (Read more)

Alberto: First Named Storm of 2018 Hurricane Season (28 May 2018)

Alberto: First Named Storm of 2018 Hurricane Season

Flooding will remain the greatest concern across the southeastern United States as Alberto churns northward with an expected Memorial Day ... (Read more)

3 tropical storms surround Australia, a 4th possibly for Fiji & Tonga next week (25 Mar 2018)

3 tropical storms surround Australia, a 4th possibly for Fiji & Tonga next week

Read full report with maps at https://www.weatherwatch.co.nz CYCLONE MARCUS (No longer a technical tropical storm) The first was Cyclone Marcus ... (Read more)

Storm Emma sinks boats from Wales to Cadiz (05 Mar 2018)

Storm Emma sinks boats from Wales to Cadiz

Holyhead Marina, Anglesey, Wales, UK On 2nd March, boats were sunk and Holyhead marina damaged because of severe gale force ... (Read more)

Tonga cleans up after devastating Cyclone Gita - how yachties can help (28 Feb 2018)

Tonga cleans up after devastating Cyclone Gita - how yachties can help

From Report by The Sydney Morning Herald. February 17th, 2018 Thousands of Tongans were affected when Tropical Cyclone Gita tore through ... (Read more)

After the Hurricanes: Sailors Lend a Hand (13 Jan 2018)

After the Hurricanes: Sailors Lend a Hand

Report from Cruising World Magazine Check out the Ports and Projects map at  sailorshelping.org/map There are friends, and then there ... (Read more)