(The following log features extracts from the Ship’s Official Log Book, with the entries recorded by the Officer of the Watch on the Navigational Bridge - 4-Day East Caribbean Sampler - November, 26 - November, 30, 2016)
At 16:14 LT, with confirmation of all passengers and crew onboard and with all our pre-sailing checks complete, Royal Princess "let go" her lines, and maneuvered slowly off the berth and comenced navigation through the narrow buoyed channel through the Straits of Florida. That evening, we passed Great Isaac Island on our starboard side, entered the Northwest Providence Channel and set an eas-south-easterly course.
Weather experienced during the day:
Noon Position: Port Everglades
Wind: N-ly Force 3
Sky: Partly Cloudy
Pressure: 1020 hpa