Here are some tips, tricks and useful documents. These should help you prepare yourself and your catamaran.
There are also links to information every Captain should have.

Safety and Local information

USCG Vessel Safety Check form and explanation sheet.

Tides and Currents chart – You can change the active station to your area

U.S Coast Guard Mobile App – 24/7 access to the most requested information
Download for:  Iphone   or  Android

National Maritime Center – U.S Coast Guard official site

Office of Coast Survey – Online Charts from

SailFlow – A great resource for wind and weather forecasts.



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