Lessons Learned From Being Caught In The Fog
The sonar — and then the horns — went on the fritz just when thick fog rolled in, making them sitting ducks for collision or grinding aground
Boat Sound Signals: Time To Sound Off
When caught in a situation with restricted visibility, you'll need know how to let others know where you're located — and interpret where they are.
Marine Weather Routers: They Know When You Should Go
Professional marine weather routing involves a whole lot more than reaching for that cool app on your smartphone or tablet.
Keeping an Eye on the Weather
Boaters should have a basic understanding of how the weather works - that can give you a valuable head start on preparation.
Coping with Sudden Fog
Whether or not you have radar or other electronic navigational devices, a few simple steps can make the pea soup more palatable.
How To Read Clouds
Learning what clouds can tell us is a useful skill that will help decide if it's safe to head out for a grand day on the water or weather a storm in port.