When do you plan to leave Singapore? The transition from southerly winds to NE's takes place in Mid October through November - here is tomorrow's synoptic chart wxchart_18aug08.gif
Do I understand that you will clear in at Ambon and also clear out at Ambon ?? Is there a reason to lift the Boat in Kudat ? What nationality boat and Skipper ? I have boats making similar passages around the same time - that's the reason for the questions.
At some stage it would be very useful to have any details of what occurred to the Rally partcipants - Darwin >>> Indonesian Islands - 26 July 08.