Re: Help - Passage planning, getting stuck
Originally Posted by roland stockham
Thanks for that, that seams a really useful way of measuring sea state. What forecasts or reports (if any) give it in that format? Easy enough to do if you have the bouy data but don't have internet
If you are hopping from port to port you should check the weatherfax on the Internet
Northeast Pacific WX Briefing Package
That will give you a four day forecast
including sea state.
You can also check grib files for a wind forecast
of up to 8 days; it trust it for 4 days and get of sense of what might happen for the following 4.
I use zygrib - zyGrib: grib file, weather data visualization
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