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Passage Planning How To Use GRIB Files Bluewater Sailing

Passage Planning How To Use GRIB Files Bluewater Sailing

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Example of a GRIB file for passage planning Using GRIB Files

Cloudy skies on a sailing passage.

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Offshore weather planning: the options for receiving weather data at sea

Download our printable sailing pre-departure checklist here!

Passage planning on our SGU student learn to sail courses.

Routing is essential in sailing.

Top ways to use your tablet or iPad on board your boat

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passage planning

Straight may be the shortest, but not always the fastest connection from A to B

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RYA Passage Planning | RYA Training Manuals

Step #3: qtVLm is calculating the fastest route

GRIB files overlaid on charting software can be downloaded via satellite or SSB with a pactor

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Downloading the forecast GRIB-data for the coming 8 days

Let´s assume we´ll start our journey in Brest/France

Tested: Pip Hare tries out five of the latest weather routeing packages

Boat settings in qtVLm

Why cruising sailors should consider using a professional weather router

Diagram of air pressure

Passage Planning: Weather Systems

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Taking smaller bites, crossing the Great Australian Bight - MySailing.com.au

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The Maiden Voyage

Step #2: Importing GRIB-data to the qtVLm passage planning software

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Sailing the Antarctic Island of South Georgia

Forecast charts such as this can be obtained via weatherfax, email or downloaded online

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Essex Girl gently broad reaching on the last day of her nine-day passage from Coffs Harbour to Noumea, New Caledonia, extended a full day by contrary ...

We want to arrive in Horta on the Azores

Check the coming 3 days within the program to set the cleverest departure date

This is old technology now but many countries still use it

Example of a synoptic chart

Mile Building Cruises | Grenada Bluewater Sailing School

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RYA students drop anchor in a calm bay in Grenada

Sabih does his passage planning on Chao Lay.

Bequia Easter Regatta & Antigua Sailing Week

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Beam reach whenever possible: qtVLm heads the yacht to the fastest TWA

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You may also upload polars from your very yacht into the software

The sun sets impressively over Baie Maa, just a couple of miles north-west of Nouméa

Sailing Azores Pico Two-Step

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We left Fishing Bay at around 1500. A few hours after we planned, but for good reason. There were some last minute projects to take care of… final ...

Fitting Out

MaxSea displays tide using coloured arrows to indicate strength. These can be turned off

ZyGrib Step #1: Define the area your are sailing in

The classic approach to passage planning

30 expert tips for crossing the Atlantic – from checking the sails to choosing crew

Passage Planning - 7 Steps Checklist

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New Safety and Navigation Gear

Light-air sailing is some of

boats in harbor

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VI South Club Night at Royal Victoria Yacht Club on November, 20 A thousand years ago the sea was a dangerous place.

When Sheryl & I are getting ready to make a passage we plan a few extra days to prepare for the passage (provisioning, boat projects etc) and ...

Half wind again, but why in the calmer regions?

Underway in the Coconut ...

OpenCPN chart sample (https://opencpn.org/OpenCPN/info/chartsource.html)

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A reconstruction of a Maori sailing canoe in Te Papa museum in Wellington N.Z.

A student of Grenada Bluewater Sailing raises the SVG courtesy flag.

World Cruising Calendar by G. Champlong

Dennis Webster Pacific Circumnavigation

boat on open water

A transatlantic cruising log by Norman Fullam

Antigua Sailing Week 2014 - Grenada Bluewater Sailing - Sailing in the regatta.

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Best start function

Predict Wind automatically offers routeing from its four standard models

Why cruising sailors should consider using a professional weather router

LuckyGrib weather forecast data - photo © LuckyGrib

Jolie Brise at full sail

Example of a GRIB file for passage planning Using GRIB Files

passage planning

Cloudy skies on a sailing passage.

Offshore weather planning: the options for receiving weather data at sea

Passage planning on our SGU student learn to sail courses.

Download our printable sailing pre-departure checklist here!

Routing is essential in sailing.

Top ways to use your tablet or iPad on board your boat

Bluewater Racing

Bluewater-50-Discovery-catamaran-spinnaker-crew

bluewater-50-catamaran-stern-sailing-CU

The Maiden Voyage

bluewater-50-catamaran-atlantic-crossing

Tested: Pip Hare tries out five of the latest weather routeing packages

passage planning

Straight may be the shortest, but not always the fastest connection from A to B

RYA Passage Planning | RYA Training Manuals

bluewater-50-catamaran-BW50-twin-headsails

passage planning

GRIB files overlaid on charting software can be downloaded via satellite or SSB with a pactor

Mile Building Cruises | Grenada Bluewater Sailing School

Taking smaller bites, crossing the Great Australian Bight - MySailing.com.au

Let´s assume we´ll start our journey in Brest/France

RYA students drop anchor in a calm bay in Grenada

Diagram of air pressure

Step #2: Importing GRIB-data to the qtVLm passage planning software

Why cruising sailors should consider using a professional weather router

HR5-MHS13-FeBlue-600x

Sailing the Antarctic Island of South Georgia

Boat settings in qtVLm

Passage Planning: Weather Systems

This is old technology now but many countries still use it

Antigua Sailing Week - Chao Lay flying the spinnaker in Antigua

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Forecast charts such as this can be obtained via weatherfax, email or downloaded online

We want to arrive in Horta on the Azores

... Ericsson 3, skippered by the legendary Magnus Olsson and crewed by a relatively young and novice group of all-Nordic sailors, beat the odds and led the ...

Bequia Easter Regatta & Antigua Sailing Week

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Fitting Out

Essex Girl gently broad reaching on the last day of her nine-day passage from Coffs Harbour to Noumea, New Caledonia, extended a full day by contrary ...

Sabih does his passage planning on Chao Lay.

MaxSea displays tide using coloured arrows to indicate strength. These can be turned off

The classic approach to passage planning

Knowing how your variety of fog has formed will give you a better idea of how

If I had a hammer . . . a winter voyage to South Georgia by Skip Novak

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New Safety and Navigation Gear

RYA Start Yachting Course - Get Involved on Grenada | Caribbean

Passage Planning - 7 Steps Checklist

A Milestone Atlantic Crossing

30 expert tips for crossing the Atlantic – from checking the sails to choosing crew

RYA Coastal Skipper: The Next Level of Sailing

weather electronics

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Grenada Bluewater Sailing

weather electronics

When Sheryl & I are getting ready to make a passage we plan a few extra days to prepare for the passage (provisioning, boat projects etc) and ...

VI South Club Night at Royal Victoria Yacht Club on November, 20 A thousand years ago the sea was a dangerous place.

A reconstruction of a Maori sailing canoe in Te Papa museum in Wellington N.Z.

Example of a synoptic chart

The sun sets impressively over Baie Maa, just a couple of miles north-west of Nouméa

SOUTHWINDS News & Views for Southern Sailors

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OpenCPN chart sample (https://opencpn.org/OpenCPN/info/chartsource.html)

Learn to Sail Caribbean Holiday | RYA Competent Crew | Grenada

The best route for an Atlantic crossing? It depends when you go

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SAIL AWAY FROM IT ALL AND LIVE THE LIFE YOU DREAM OF!

SOUTHWINDS News & Views for Southern Sailors

Predict Wind automatically offers routeing from its four standard models

Best start function

Light-air sailing is some of

Why cruising sailors should consider using a professional weather router

Surface pressure

Underway in the Coconut ...

LuckyGrib weather forecast data - photo © LuckyGrib

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Seth Leonard sails Celeste in Alaska.

Dismasted in the Southern Ocean, with three small children aboard

Expeditions editable polars

Posted on 7 Nov · Dreamspeaker West Coast Adventures Vancouver Club Night on 14th November Please join us for the November Club night for a presentation ...

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Marquesas to the Society Islands. Cruising News

Plan and Go

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Careful planning and a thorough understanding of weather patterns ensures comfortable sailing most of the time ...

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