Friday, August 24, 2007
Tsunami Warning System
It was December 2004 and crew change was the day after Christmas so my relief was kind enough to give me the holiday and relieved me a few days early....
Thursday, August 23, 2007
Hurricane Dean Ship Photo
This photo was emailed to our tips address. It’s showing the aptly named tanker M/V Wave Ruler battling Hurricane Dean during a voyage to deliver aid to the Cayman Islands....
Monday, August 20, 2007
Using Google Earth to Track Hurricanes
Additional Links For Google Earth Storm Tracking: Google Earth Blog: Best Storm Tracking Tools Storm Tracking with Google Earth – Video Google Earth Hurricane Tracking Files
Sunday, August 19, 2007
5 Interesting Hurricane Tracking Charts
Here is a list of gCaptain’s picks for the most interesting ways to track Hurricane Dean. 1) IBISeye.com’s Hurricane Tracker. Click on past and future tracking points for more detail...
Tuesday, August 14, 2007
Tropical Storm Tracking
Tracking Tropical Storms? Try our new Weather Dashboard. Our dashboards grab the live NOAA maps our editors use aboard their ships to track weather systems and displays them on one...
Friday, August 3, 2007
BLUElink: Ocean forecasting Australia
The Australian Government launched a $15m project today that will deliver ocean forecasts for the waters off the cost of Australia. The project known as BlueLink will provide information on...
Friday, July 27, 2007
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Monday, June 4, 2007
The Deadliest Catch – Rogue Wave Edition
Some Rogue Wave Footage from “The Deadliest Catch”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_8hOai9hGQ&mode=related&search= Here is another unfortunate but interesting video on fishing in heavy seas: More Links: Wikipedia: Rogue Waves
Wednesday, May 9, 2007
Death of the HF marine forecast?
Today’s MITAGS newsletter has a story about the USCG’s request for public information regarding the use of HF services including radio facsimile, voice, SITOR and weather services. Unfortunately, the infrastructure...