2 Passage Plan

UKWA Isle of Wight Event  14th July 2001 Anticlockwise Circumnavigation

Wayfarer 8684 Salsa
Skipper: Matthew West, Crew: Lydia West, David West

NOTES

All times are BST
Assume speed (Sailing speed through the water is 4 Kts)
Assume prevailing W-SW wind.
Departure time 05:30 – 06:30 depending on wind direction.
Will not depart if wind strength forcast for Force 5 or higher
Departure from Hill Head Sailing Club – not Calshot

TIDES

14 July HW Portsmouth 05:35 3.79m
LW Portsmouth 11:00 1.66m
HW Portsmouth 18:27 3.96m
LW Portsmouth 23:45 1.82m
Tidal Range 2.13m Neaps. Average current assumed 1Kt in direction of travel

TIDAL GATES

  1. Needles
    Tide first turns along South side of Island at HW P’mth + 5 Hrs. i.e. 10:35
  2. Bembridge Ledge.
    Tide turns West at HW P’mth - 2hrs. i.e. 16:27

GPS Waypoints Courses, and distances

Hour Description                                                                  Position            True Course to next position   Distance to next position

0      Hill Head                                                      50˚ 49.71’N    1˚ 14.46’ W               242˚                                         3.0    

1      Near Thorn Knoll                                         50˚ 47.52’N    1˚ 18.50’ W               236˚                                         3.4   

2      Off Beaulieu                                                 50˚ 45.50’N    1˚ 22.80  W               244˚                                         3.5   

3      Between Newtown and Lymington            50˚ 43.85’N    1˚ 27.60’ W               246˚                                         3.4  

4      Off Hurst Point                                             50˚ 42.32’N    1˚ 32.40’ W               224˚                                         3.4  

5      Off Needles                                                 50˚ 39.75’N    1˚ 35.92’ W               118˚                                          5.0           

6                                                                            50˚ 37.58’N    1˚ 28.75’ W               118˚                                         5.0  

7                                                                            50˚ 35.45’N    1˚ 21.60’ W               118˚                                         2.6   

7.5   Off St Catherine’s Point                             50˚ 34.35’N    1˚ 17.90’ W                  82˚                                         2.4

8      Off Woody Point                                          50˚ 34.80’N    1˚ 14.25’ W                  69˚                                         2.7

8.5   Off Dunose                                                  50˚ 35.90’N    1˚ 10.30’ W                  42˚                                         2.5

9      Off Shanklin                                                 50˚ 37.8’N      1˚ 07.85’ W                  44˚                                         4.8

10   Off Bembridge                                             50˚ 41.40’N    1˚ 02.90’ W                319˚                                         4.6

11   Off Ryde Sands                                           50˚ 44.75’N    1˚ 07.90’ W                319˚                                         4.8

12   Off Lee-on-Solent                                        50˚ 48.20’N    1˚ 13.10’ W                318˚                                         1.2

Landmarks

Calshot-Bembridge.

Fawley Power Station Chimney
Gilkicker
Ryde Pier
No Mans Land Fort
St Helens Fort

Bembridge-Needles

Bembridge Down
Shanklin
St Boniface Down
St Catherine’s
Freshwater Bay Hotel
Tennyson’s Cross
Needles

Needles-Calshot

Hurst Castle
Yarmouth Ferry Pier
Beaulieu Spit
Egypt Point

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