1:00 pm Fresh Gales and Cloudy Weather which soon Moderated, and the Wind became Variable and Squally with Rain.
6:00 pm In 1st Reefs.
8:00 pm Fresh Gales close reefed the Topsails. Rainy Weather.
2:00 am Lightning in the NW & NE.
4:00 am Strong Gales and Rain.
11:00 am Served Sweet Wort as usual.
12:00 pm Fresh Breezes & unsettled Weather with Rain at
times & much Sea from the Southward.
Large Flocks of the small Blue Peterel & some brown Albatrosses about us. One Whale seen.