Jeanne, the sailing grandmother is becalmed near the mouth of the Straits of Juan de Fuca.
I am watching her on
Look for the purple icon for the yacht Nereida. She has a weak transmitter. Her icon disappears at times. It is NOT necessarily her sinking. Just keep checking back and she will come back as she gets closer to a shore based monitoring station.
Sailing is often a lesson in patience and delayed gratification. This is a tiny example.
Added 20 July 2013
More info on: http://synereida.livejournal.com/
I read the post for Aug 04July 14th, 3:50. It has many links to news videos about her. (The calendar to the right will show you when she has posted.)
There was a longer post earlier in the blog if you have no idea what I am talking about. It is at