In the latest issue of Yachting Monthly Magazine, find a 32-page guide on blue water cruising. Learn how to predict wave height, how to berth under sail and the pros and cons of different types of anchors. Plus, read an exciting story of sailors that survived a lightning strike at sea and find out if the latest coastguard cuts have had a major impact on safety. Go on an adventure with Yachting Monthly and discover cruising Ireland, and braving the North West Passage in a normal cruiser. In reviews, a family cruising ketch starting at 14,000 pounds is tested. Want to be tech savvy while you sail? Yachting Monthly will tell you which water-proof iPad cases are the best. Improve your sailing with the current issue of Yachting Monthly, available now.