26 juin 2016 - Fairtransport
DATE:25-06 GMT:21.02 POS:12.32 N,65.11 W COG:275 SOG:6.5
We are proceeding further west, downwind and only square sails up.
Today it’s mainly cloudy and we had some refreshing rain squalls.
Around midday we had a huge Wahoo on the line and on the other line a Dorado.
Now the fishing line is in the box, since we have enough for a while.
Tonight we have fish for dinner and mango as dessert.
Once in a while we chop a coconut.
This is how we sail over the Caribbean sea,l all fine on board.
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND DIR & SPD:E 3
SEA TEMP:27.3 C
AIR TEMP:27 C
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