TS Chantal, Bequia - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest > General Discussion (sailing related)
 Not a Member? 


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 07-09-2013
capta's Avatar
Master Mariner
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: somewhere in the Windward or Leeward Islands
Posts: 1,744
Thanks: 17
Thanked 90 Times in 85 Posts
Rep Power: 4
capta is on a distinguished road
TS Chantal, Bequia

TS Chantal has passed through the windward islands and down here in Admiralty Bay, Bequia it was a bit of "the blow that wasn't".
A few heavy rain squalls and lightning with hot sticky calms between, the wind certainly did not even top 20 knots.
The trades should set back in at about 20 knots in a few hours and our meander towards Grenada will continue later this week.
About 30 cruising boats and a dozen or so charter boats hunkered down here for Chantal and I don't believe even one dragged, in this harbor known for it's poor holding in some spots.
I hope everyone in the Antilles has an as easy encounter with TS Chantal!
__________________
"Any idiot can make a boat go; it takes a sailor to stop one." Spike Africa aboard the schooner Wanderer in Sausalito, Ca. 1964.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 07-09-2013
jimrafford's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: ct
Posts: 591
Thanks: 0
Thanked 13 Times in 13 Posts
Rep Power: 4
jimrafford is on a distinguished road
Re: TS Chantal, Bequia

Great place to be. Stop at Mystique and say high to Shanaya for me and make sure you spend a night in the Tabago kays and swim w/ the turtles.
Jim
__________________
S/V Deja Vu
CS 40
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Brooklin Boat Yard~Bequia QuickMick Sailboat Design and Construction 1 02-15-2011 04:43 PM
Arbitrage Bequia-style billyruffn General Discussion (sailing related) 6 04-29-2010 08:27 AM
Bequia priracy three weeks ago oshunlvr Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 17 12-13-2009 08:08 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:41 AM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.