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iGrib - A viewer for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch

Posted on: 18/03/2011

For those into hand-held technology, iGrib is a GRIB file...

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A statement from the CA about the shooting of the crew of Quest

Posted on: 22/02/2011

The entire membership of the Cruising Association is shocked to learn that Scott and Jean Adam and their crew Phyllis Macay and Bob Riggle on...

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New Imray Digital Charts at the Information Centre

Posted on: 10/02/2011

The Cruising Association Information Centre is pleased to announce the acquisition of a complete set of up-to-date Imray Digital Charts for use by...

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Update information on the New Marine Diesel

Posted on: 18/01/2011

The requirement for the use of the new marine low sulphur diesel became law  this year on the 14th January. 

RATS has just been told by the...

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Log Competition: Call for entries

Posted on: 12/01/2011

Where did you cruise last year? Got a story to tell?

Members are encouraged to submit an account of their cruising antics of 2010 for the...

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Brits DO Cruise the Baltic: CA responds to Yachting Monthly Letter

Posted on: 22/11/2010

Henn Avasalu's letter (YM Dec p. 16) "Sail the Baltic" attracted our attention as it demonstrates the warm welcome British and other visiting...

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Piracy- Advice To Yachtsmen

Posted on: 19/11/2010

Please find below a PDF file containing the latest advice to Yachtsmen.

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Paul and Rachel Chandler Released - updated 8/12/10 with message to CA

Posted on: 14/11/2010

The Cruising Association is delighted that members Paul and Rachel Chandler have been released from captivity after 388 days. They are now at the...

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COAMPS GRIB files

Posted on: 28/10/2010

Further to my “discovery£ that Weatheronline provides the UK Met Office meso-scale wind vectors, I have now found that COAMPS forecasts can be...

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UK Numerical Weather Prediction on-line

Posted on: 23/10/2010

Because I rarely look at Weatheronline, I am a year behind the pace in noting that output from the UK Global and the North Atlantic European (NAE...

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