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VIDEO: Port of Cork Pilots Navigate Brutal Gale-Force Seas

PortandTerminal.com, February 16, 2021

CORK, IRELANDSafehaven Marine captured the footage above of the Port of Cork Pilots in their Safehaven Built Interceptor 48 Pilot Boat ”Failte” undertaking pilot transfers off Cork Harbour during the recent days of strong south-easterly gales.

Winds of 50 knots were recorded on Feb. 13th as the Cosco bulk carrier passes by. The Cork Wave Buoy ( two NM off the harbour entrance) recorded waves of up to 22 feet at the time.

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