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Tag: weather

Heavy Weather Is Dangerous If Not Taken Seriously!!!

Only the very foolish go to sea without checking the weather beforehand and acting sensibly. Wind speeds are generally acknowledged as fitting into the bands of the Beaufort Scale a universally known and often used warning. The Beaufort Scale begins at 0 which is calm, then the scale rises numerically through to 6 – strong…
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September 21, 2018 0

32 Phases of the Moon in the New Update of Marineforecaster Application

In 2010, the in.gr news blog site from Greece, published an article about the studies made in the reputable Geophysical Research Letters survey, which is the biggest one, that has been made about how the moon influences weather on the earth, as it was based on thousands of official rainfall measurements go back to the…
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April 22, 2018 0

Going Sailing … Planning to Return Safely?

What Price Safety at Sea? Going sailing? Planning to return safely? The summer is approaching and with it, that dream of making your holiday with friends on a sailboat is close. Paradise islands and beautiful cities await you on your voyage, pristine beaches and crystal-clear waters, endless blue and on the edge of the Mediterranean,…
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April 12, 2018 0

Καινούργια Αναβάθμιση της Εφαρμογής Marineforecaster για το Λειτουργικό iOs

Η δωρεάν εφαρμογή Marineforecaster από σήμερα έχει τις καινούργιες λειτουργίες και για το λειτουργικό iOs σε συσκευές iPhone & iPad. Η τελευταία επιλογή στο μενού της εφαρμογής είναι ένα αρχείο βοήθειας, το οποίο περιλαμβάνει όλες τις λεπτομέρειες χρήσης της εφαρμογής και των λειτουργειών της. Ακόμα θα βρείτε βοηθητικά μικρά βίντεο που δείχνουν την χρήση κάθε…
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March 31, 2018 0

NOAA: 2017 was 3rd warmest year on record for the globe

NOAA, NASA scientists confirm Earth’s long-term warming trend continues January 18, 2018 After three consecutive years of record-high temperatures for the globe, Earth was a slightly cooler planet in 2017. But not by much. Earth’s globally averaged temperature for 2017 made it the third warmest year in NOAA’s 138-year climate record, behind 2016 (warmest) and…
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January 24, 2018 0

New Upgrade for Marineforecaster App Ver 24.02

The new version of the application Marineforecaster for Android is from today live and available. The version 24.02 has a new user interface (UI) animated weather, option to choose from different units of measurement such as nautical miles, kilometers per hour, meters, feet, etc., for the presented data. We have added bathymetric maps with certain…
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January 8, 2018 0

Surviving the OSTAR’s perfect storm – the full story of the racers rescued in Force 11 summer gale

Just seven of 21 starters finished this year’s OSTAR/TWOSTAR shorthanded transatlantic race after a violent storm in June left four skippers in need of rescue and forcing others to retire. Thor Magni rescue of Furia. Credit Atlantic Joint Task Force Solo sailor Mervyn Wheatley set out from Plymouth for Newport, Rhode Island on 29 May…
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October 7, 2017 0

Sail Safe, Know The Rules, Boat Responsibly

Across the world, people are heading down to the sea in boats, many of them are seasoned hands who know the sea, those with experience have a lot to share with those who have not, new boating converts should listen carefully and beware. Before hitting the water, Take a well-recognized course of training with an…
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July 30, 2017 0