Incident - Paddleboarder In Difficulty
Friday 12 October Solent CG phoned to request observation on a paddleboarder reported to be in difficulty in the region of the sailing club. No sighting observed but continued monitoring requested by Solent CG. Solent CG later rang to report paddleboarder safely on shore and observation no longer required.
Incident - Tree Trunk In Water
Thursday 11 October 15ft tree trunk sighted in channel on outgoing tide. Solent CG informed and requested continuing observation. Solent CG to arrange removal. Solent CG unable to arrange removal but will put out a radio warning to shipping. Tree trunk later beached 600m from lookout. Solent CG informed and requested we contact EDDC for removal. EDDC later removed tree trunk from beach. Solent CG informed.
Incident - Kitesurfer In Water
Wednesday 10 October Solent CG requested observation on kitesurfer reported to be in difficulty by Buoys 2&3. Negative sighting reported but continued to monitor. Exmouth ILB launched to pick up kitesurfer by Buoys 7&8. Exmouth ILB reported kitesurfer and board safely returned to shore.