Courses and Flags

 

FOR REFFERENCE ONLY

ALWAYS REFER TO CURRENT SAILING INSTRUCTIONS

Dropped Mark Courses

courses

Course 1 S-W-F
Course 2 S-W-L-W-F
Course 3 S-W-L-W-L-W-F
Midwinter Courses Using Fixed and Temporary Marks
Course 4 S-15-17-4-F 3.5nm
Course 5 S-15-17-4-15-4-F 6.3nm
Course 6 S-15-F 1.5nm
Course 7 S-15-4-F 2.9nm
Course 8 S-15-4-15-4-F 5.8nm
Course 9 S-15-8-F 6.9nm
Course 10 S-18-8-F 8.2nm
Course 11 S-16-4-F 5.7nm
Course 12 S-2-F 2.0nm
Course 14 S-6-F 4.8nm
Course 15 S-2-6-F 6.8nm
Course 16 S-16-18-12S-F 9.6nm
Course 17 S-16-8-12S-F 10.8nm
Course 18 S-2-17-F 3.5nm
Sunset Series Courses Using Fixed and Temporary Marks
Course 4 S-15P-F 1.5nm
Course 5 S-15P-4P-F 2.9nm
Course 6 S-15P-4P-15P-4P-F 5.8nm
Course 7 S-15P-8P-F 6.9nm
Course 8 S-15P-6P-15S-F 7.8nm
Course 9 S-16P-4P-F 5.7nm
Course 10 S-15P-17P-4P-F 3.3nm
Course 11 S-15P-17P-4P-15P-4P-F 6.1nm
Course 12 S-12P-8P-F 5.5nm
Course 13 S-16S-2S-F 6.1nm
Course 14 S-6S-2S-F 6.6nm
Course 15 S-15P-6P-4P-F 7.1nm
Description of Marks
2 Sausalito Channel marker “2”
4 Inflatable mark located west of Angel Island between Pt Stuart and Pt Knox
to leeward of committee boat
6 Yellow column “M” 200 yards north of Ft. Mason
8 R “4” Fl Red 4 sec Horn 1.0 nm E of Pt Blunt, Angel Island
12 G “1” Fl G 4 sec – “Little Harding”, also known as “Raccoon Strait Lighted Buoy 1”
15 Inflatable mark located 0.75 East of Yellow Bluff
16 YRA Mark 16, known as “Blackaller” 0.5 nm east of Ft. Point
17 RG “HR” FL (2+1) R 6 sec — “Harding Rock”
18 GR “BR” Fl (2+1) G 6s Bell “Blossom Rock” 0.9 nm E SE of Alcatraz Island

Signals

Numerical Pennants


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International Code Flags

Alphaa.gif (1169 bytes)Diver Down Keep Clear Bravob.gif (1099 bytes)Dangerous Cargo Charliec.gif (1167 bytes)Yes
Deltad.gif (1135 bytes)Keep Clear Echoe.gif (1140 bytes)Altering Course to Starboard Foxtrotf.gif (1233 bytes)Disabled
Golfg.gif (1328 bytes)Want a Pilot Hotelh.gif (1170 bytes)Pilot on Board Indiai.gif (1195 bytes)Altering Course to Port
Juliettj.gif (1130 bytes)On Fire Keep Clear Kilok.gif (1170 bytes)Desire to Communicate Limal.gif (1171 bytes)Stop Instantly
Mikem.gif (1290 bytes)I Am Stopped Novembern.gif (1270 bytes)No Oscaro.gif (1178 bytes)Man Overboard
Papap.gif (1159 bytes)About to Sail Quebecq.gif (1087 bytes)Request Pratique Romeor.gif (1207 bytes)(no single flag code meaning)
Sierras.gif (1159 bytes)Engines Going Astern Tangot.gif (1239 bytes)Keep Clear of Me Uniformu.gif (1170 bytes)Standing into Danger
Victorv.gif (1290 bytes)Require Assistance Whiskeyw.gif (1275 bytes)Require Medical Assistance Xrayx.gif (1063 bytes)Stop Your Intention
Yankeey.gif (1375 bytes)Am Dragging Anchor Zuluz.gif (1292 bytes)Require a Tug CODEap.gif (1059 bytes)Code and Answering Pennant
1st Repeater1rep.gif (1160 bytes) 2nd Repeater2rep.gif (1142 bytes) 3rd Repeater3rep.gif (1124 bytes)