ALB Launches, Weymouth

Sat 11 September 21

Yacht reported in Ebb race

   

Time Out  2021-09-11 16:45:00

Time In  2021-09-11 19:00:00

Type  Yacht in Ebb Race

Position  Portland Bill

Coxswain  Andy Sargent

Mechanic  Jules Hutchings

 

ALB launched to a report from Portland Bill Coastguards Team and Portland Bill NCI station of a yacht in the ebb race making heavy weather
Once on scene the yacht had got clear of the race on there own.
The Lifeboat gave the yacht advice and the skipper was happy to follow the ALB clear of the race and tide.
Once the yacht was clear and safely off Church Ope Cove the skipper was happy to continual his passage to Portland on his own.
The ALB was released to returned to station where it was refueled and made ready for service