Day 453 – 20th August 1987

Noon Summary Log

Day: 453
Date: 20th August 1987
Latitude: 34° 18.5′ S
Longitude: 68° 33′ E
Water Temperature: 17°C
Wind @ Noon: 25 N
Max Wind /24 hours: 5 ENE
Min Wind /24 hours: 5 ENE
Cloud Cover 6/8
Cabin Temperature: 19.5°C
Outside Temperature: 19.1°C
Barometer: 1023

Source: CUL00045/12

Log

  • Clock on 2 hours today to GMT +6 hours
  • Yacht is on course! Brisk NNE wind.
  • Breakfast 2 cups milo with hot milk, vitamin tablets, 1 plate porridge with milk
  • Lunch 1 cup milo with milk, 5 weet bix with milk.
  • Supper Curry & rice (freeze dried chilli con carne + freeze dried mince + 3/4 tin baked beans), curry powder & rice, milo with hot milk.

Source: CUL00058/1

Day 445 – 12th August 1987

Noon Summary Log

Day: 445
Date: 12th August 1987
Latitude: 35° 44.4′ S
Longitude: 52° 54′ E
Water Temperature: 16.1°C
Wind @ Noon: 20 N
Max Wind /24 hours: 30 N
Min Wind /24 hours: 20 N
Cloud Cover 8/8
Cabin Temperature: 19°C
Outside Temperature: 17.9°C
Barometer: 1023

Source: CUL00045/12

Log

  • No of days 445. This voyage is an example of patience. It is my birthday today. The second on the voyage.

Source: CUL00058/1