Saturday, November 29, 2014

Elizabeth City

In Elizabeth City, North Carolina. (36.2956° N, 76.2250° W.) Left the North Carolina Welcome Center on the Dismal Swamp Canal at 7:30 AM EST. Air temperature was 24 F. Water temperature was 42 F. Very cold trip to Elizabeth City. Expected it to warm up. When we arrived in Elizabeth City air temperature was only 40 F. Forecast was for 50 F. Traveling with Northern Express (Ann and Mike) and the William Reed (Reed.) Forecast for Albemarle Sound tomorrow not very favorable. May stay a day and do minor projects and shopping.

Fair winds and following seas :)

American Exceptionalism

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