Another Windy Day


  • Visibility: 15 miles
  • Wind: 15-35 knots West
  • Water: 2′ chop
  • Sky: Partly cloudy


  • 13 elephant seals on Great Race today.
  • In the morning there was a lone California Sea Lion on Great Race fairly far from shore.


  • More goose work.
  • Cleaned the solar panels.
  • My coat now needs to be cleaned for the same reasons as the solar panels.


  • One pleasure craft passed through Middle Channel today.
  • Spied an attractive blue and white fishing boat to the north of the reserve.

Pleasure craft near jetty

Cute fishing boat


  • 6 loud DND blasts today.
  • 10:40, 10:42, 11:50, 11:52, 13:57, 13:59