Monday 18 September 2017

18th September 2017

Departure Port: Allington Marina
Departure Time: 13:15
Departure Port Location: Maidstone ME16 0NB, UK
Destination Port: Chatham Marina
Destination Arrival Time: 15:05
Destination Port Location: 187 Leviathan Way, Chatham ME4 4LP, UK
High Water At Destination: 12:02

Sky State: Cloudy
Preciptation: Rain
Wind Speed (kts):3 Gentle Breeze 7-10
Wind Direction: NW
Visibility (metre/Miles):Moderate 2M-5M
Sea State: Smooth 0.1-0.5m
Temperature (c): 17
Pressure (mb): 1017
Engine Hours: 2
Trip Distance (nm): 12.6
Total Trip Time (hrs): 1.83
Total Trip Time (mins): 110
Fuel Usage (litres): 15.78
Fuel Added: 0 L

Crew Names: Ray & Annette + Paul Dennis
Cruise Notes: Returning boat to Chatham Marina after annual hull check. Good run down river making excellent time. Heavy shower on approaching Chatham so my crew got a little wet. Safely back in her mooring.

Sunday 10 September 2017

10th September 2017

Departure Port: Chatham Marina
Departure Time: 13:00
Departure Port Location: 187 Leviathan Way, Chatham ME4 4LP, UK
Destination Port: Allington Marina
Destination Arrival Time: 15:20
Destination Port Location: Maidstone ME16 0NH, UK
High Water At Destination: 16:45

Sky State: Cloudy
Preciptation: Light Rain, Drizzle
Wind Speed (kts): 4 Moderate Breeze 11-16
Wind Direction: SW
Visibility (metre/Miles): Good >5M
Sea State: Slight 0.5-1.25m
Temperature (c): 16
Pressure (mb): 999
Engine Hours: 2.5
Trip Distance (nm): 12.7
Total Trip Time (hrs): 2.33
Total Trip Time (mins): 140
Fuel Usage (litres): 19.72
Fuel Added: 0 L

Crew Names: Ray & Annette +
Cruise Notes: Took Kevayling upriver to Allington Marina in preparation for a lift out to carry out annual keel service. A very windy trip up with wind against tide making for a lumpy ride for some of the journey. Met up with 'Nessie' on the way upriver and passed through Allington Lock together.