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Traveling in rough weather

Sans Souci has been running north in fairly heavy seas, and is currently surrounded by what seems an endless stream of storms. Here's an excerpt from this morning's weather report, describing "Norbert" the storm now ...


(Acapulco Mexico)Over the past 24 hours, Sans Souci has run 210 nm, from Hualtulco Mexico, to Acapulco. That's not at all bad given the weather conditions. Through the run, the boat has had 12 foot ...

Sans Souci Departs Hualtulco

Sans Souci departed Hualtulco at daylight this morning. Thus far, things are not off to a good start. The 25kw generator is running fine, but seems hot. The temperature appears unchanged, but the guys sense ...

A Hurricane From the South

As previously mentioned, Sans Souci arrived in Hualtulco Mexico around 9am this morning. I also mentioned in yesterday's update that there were hurricanes and tropical storms in the area, one of which seemed to be ...

Is that a hurricane on the horizon?

Overnight, Sans Souci crossed the Gulf of Tehuantepec.However, conditions can change in the Tehuantepec in an instant. One moment it can be smooth sailing, and moments later, all hell can break loose. This was the ...

Sans Souci is (finally) on the move!

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