Monday, July 7, 2008

Long Day

We have been transiting the mouth of Saginaw Bay for what seems all day (it has been all day!) In fact we have been transiting the mouth of Saginaw Bay all day. The wind has been very variable. Thunderstorms have been parading thru. And we have been trying to go directly into the wind the entire time. Our English crew claim the weather is just like the channel (that would be the English Channel.)

We hope to make along the Michigan Coast late tonight and refuel and get some good sleep. We will let you know how it works out.

Roger

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