(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 - 10-Day Eastern Caribbean - November, 30 - December, 10, 2016)
This morning, we approached Barbados on an easterly course and boarded our local pilot at 06:04lt. With the pilot on board, we progressed inside the harbor waters, where we moved into the turning basin and then proceeded eastern to our position. In the afternoon, when all passengers were onboard and all pre-departure checks had been completed, we made our way northwesterly towards Saint Kitts. Late that night, we passed north of Saint Lucia and south of Martinique.
Weather experienced during the day:
Noon Position: Barbados
Wind: East South Easterly Force 4
Sky: Sunny / light clouds
Pressure: 1014 hpa
Temperature: 29.5ºC / 85ºF