|April 24th Weather Update|
Nautical Term: "pucker factor" is natural occurring phenomenon that occurs in some tense situations. All Captain's have them at some point in their careers. The muscles of the body tense, the teeth clench, and other areas of the anatomy "pucker". (any further explanation would be for "sailors" only and not appropriate for my G-rated blog). At these moments when you are ready to make a decisions that could affect the life and safety of your crew and ship, your mind may briefly flash back to..."why didn't I just stick with my first job back in high school flipping burgers and the local burger joint...."