Archive for July 30, 2013


Becalmed Again. Halfway between the Apostle Islands and the east end of the Keweenaw Peninsula there is calm lake water as far as the eye can see, mirroring the much cloudy sky. The forecast says south winds 5-15 knots expected to go southwest tonight and into tomorrow. We have almost nothing. What does the crew of sailboat do with no wind? In a sail…

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