Sunday, August 13, 2006
Low water at the Battery -0.5' at 5:58 a.m
High water at the Battery +5.5' at 12:13 p.m.
Full Moon: August 9
Sunrise: 6:07 a.m.
Sunset: 8:00 p.m.
|7:40a||Push off south down the Hudson from the Englewood Boat Basin. Strong south current, no wind, flat water, no boat traffic. The air is dry crystal clear, rare for August in New York.|
|8:05a||George Washington Bridge.|
|9:00a||79th St. Nice south current, flat water, no wind, no traffic.|
|10:00a||Holland Tunnel. Water flat and still moving south.|
|10:30a||The Battery. Water slack along seawall on south cove. Strong current moving up the east river|
|10:45-11:05a||Rest stop on the Manhattan shore under the Brooklyn Bridge.|
|11:35a||23rd St. Light N breeze in our face.|
|12:05p||N tip of Roosevelt Island.|
|12:40-1:50p||Randall's Island rest stop.|
|2:50p||Just north of the I-95 overpass. N breeze picking up but N current is moving nicely.|
|3:25p||Spuyten Duyvel. N-NW breeze in our face.|
|3:45||Return to Boat Basin.|