Posts in category Cyclone Season Preparations

Well Sh*t…Here Comes a Cat 2 Cy...

Category 2 cyclone Zena just finished lashing Vanuatu and decided to come pay us a visit. The forecast is calling for her to pass just south of Viti Levu between midnight and daybreak. We are still in the Tradewinds anchorage off the Novotel and are secured well to the mooring but two things make us uncomfortable. One, we haven’t person [...]

Pouring Sweat but Making Progress in ...

Pouring Sweat but Making Progress in Savusavu – Preparing for Cyclone Season in the Tropics
I’ll start by offering up an unsolicited justification for our keeping the boat in Fiji for cyclone season; the reasons are primarily threefold: One, we don’t feel like crossing another large stretch of ocean this year. Two, we love Fiji and don’t want to leave. Three, the strong El Nino conditions in the Pacific that we are [...]

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