NCI Watches: January – June 2022

This is a summary record of my NCI watch keeping periods and other NCI activities during January to June 2022 kept for my own records.

Date
No. Time Where+ With*
Comment
1st Jan
504 10-13 SP 630 New years Day double watch, Lepe Park packed, car park overflowing! Some people swimming including one topless individual we finally decided was male!
505 13-16 SP 509
9th Jan
506 13-16 SP 300 grey day – cliffs eroding
11th Jan
507 13-16 SP 504 Trainee but will soon qualify
16th Jan
508 13-16 SP 453 Spring like day, Lepe busy for time of year
17th Jan
509 13-16 SP 549 Fairly new trainee, calm sunny day
23rd Jan
510 13-16 SP 504 Newly qualified watchkeeper
28th Jan
511 13-16 SP 205 With long serving watchkeeper for a change!
30th Jan
512 14-17 CT 548 Calshot Tower for a change!
1st Feb
513 10-13 CT/SP 273 comment
7th Feb
09-12 SP Planting new pine trees
12th Feb
514 10-13 SP Was meant to be doing an assessment but  the watchkeeper did not turn up!
13th Feb
515 13-16 SP 127 With trainee, 34kt winds by end of watch, front shutter closed
27th Feb
516 13-16 SP 335 1st watch after Lepe Country Park being closed due to storm damage during Eunice
6th Mar
517 13-16 SP 273 with newly qualified watchkeeper – ENE wind and hydraulic jump 
11th Mar
518 13-16 SP 509 did appraisal for watchkeeper
13th Mar
519 13-16 SP 127 with trainee
15th Mar
520 13-16 SP 335 with trainee
18th Mar
521 10-13 SP 506 did appraisal for watchkeeper
20th Mar
522 13-16 SP 127 with trainee
25th Mar
523 13-16 SP 454 with trainee
26th Mar
524 13-16 SP 335 trainee thanked me after qualifying
29th Mar
tested positive for covid-19
16th Apr
525 13-16 SP 662 first watch after covid
22nd Apr
526 10-13 SP 486
23rd Apr
527 13-16 SP lone watch, had to get Solent Rescue to help close shutters, Tenacious went by
28th Apr
528 13-16 SP 205
30th Apr
529 13-16 SP 509 watchkeeper going back to sea!
1st May
530 13-16 SP 544 did appraisal, Round the Island power boats
4th May
531 10-13 SP 510 filling in for cancellation
7th May
532 13-16 SP 502 with trainee (booked)
date
no hours CT/SP with comment
date
no hours CT/SP with comment
date
no. hours CT/SP with comment

+CT = Calshot Tower, SP = Stone Point (Lepe Country Park)
*the index to people is password protected