SailNet Community - View Single Post - Extreme Cold
Thread: Extreme Cold
View Single Post
  #1  
Old 01-03-2014
Pearson796 Pearson796 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 129
Thanks: 8
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 1
Pearson796 is on a distinguished road
Extreme Cold

We chose to stay on Kentucky Lake this winter because, according to the weather history, it's not usually a place with extreme cold.. Not often in the "really cold" range.

Now it seems we are facing the coldest extremes in 20 years here on the lake with subzero temps.

Woke up yesterday to snow and ice. Sunday it's supposed to drop down to single digits and stays there until Tuesday...

Of course our sailboat seems to lack any sort of insulation and the admiral has a smoking addiction and every time she opens the hatch to smoke, every bit of heat we have goes out and is replaced with winter cold.

Fortunately the temps will be back in the mid to high 40's by Thursday.


This photo is from Jan 2


Last edited by Pearson796; 01-03-2014 at 10:36 PM.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook