23 Jan

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Dry Tortugas
Southwest Florida
We could see the front approaching from the north.  Not knowing how long we would be weather bound, we decided on one more quick trip ashore. 

Back on board, we added another spring line for the chain and checked to make sure everything was ready for the initial blasts.

At 13:00, the leading edge hit the anchorage.

At 13:00 the front arrived.