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2017-08-08>09 Oeiras > Vilamoura, Portugal

Time zone UTC + 0.00

Local hour + 1.00

04.15 - Departure from Oeiras

Heading: 152 degrees

Wind speed: Force 2

Wind direction: North East

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

07.00 - Passing Cape Espichel

Coordinates 38.º25’673N 009.º16’317W

Heading: 162 degrees

Wind speed: Force 3

Wind direction: North East

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Large wavelets

08.00 - Unfurl Genoa

Coordinates 38.º19’300N 009.º13’032W

Heading: 165 degrees

Wind speed: Force 4

Wind direction: North East

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Large wavelets


11.30 - Genoa sheet block broken

Coordinates 38.º01’520N 009.º16’344W

Heading: 190 degrees

Wind speed: Force 5

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Long swell

12.30 - 1 reef on Genoa

Coordinates 37.º55’008N 009.º16’620W

Heading: 195 degrees

Wind speed: Force 6

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Large waves and long swell

13.00 - 2 reef on Genoa

Coordinates 37.º50’905N 009.º16’731W

Heading: 190 degrees

Wind speed: Force 7

Wind direction: North

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Large waves and long swell

21.30 - Rounding Cape Sagres

Wind speed: Force 7

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Big waves and strong swel

22.30 - Furl Genoa to “storm sail”

Wind speed: Force 7

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Big waves and strong swell

23.30 - Furl Genoa and start the engine

Wind speed: Force 7

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Big waves and strong swell

04.00 - Engine problems

Wind speed: Force 6

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Big waves and strong swell

04.30 - 2 reefs on Genoa to assist navigation

Wind speed: Force 7

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Big waves and strong swell

05.00 - Change course towards Vilamoura

Wind speed: Force 6

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Big waves and strong swell

08.00 - Arrival to Vilamoura

Wind speed: Force 5

Wind direction: North West

Cloud coverage: Clear

Visibility: Good

Sea state: Big waves and strong swell

Total hours of the trip: 28h

Total hours sailing: 16.30h

Total hours motor-sailing: 3.30h

Total hours motoring: 8h

Distance: 361nm

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