Station 44014 - VIRGINIA BEACH 64 NM East of Virginia Beach, VA
Funding provided by the US Army Corps of Engineers, Coastal Hydraulics Laboratory
Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
3-meter discus buoy
ARES 4.4 payload
36.611 N 74.842 W (36°36'41" N 74°50'31" W)
Water depth: 47.6 m
Watch circle radius: 80 yards
Right whales are active off VA from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas along the mid-Atlantic coast. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike
Latest NWS Marine Forecast
Important Notice to Mariners
Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships
No Current Reports
Links which are specific to this station are listed below:
Data for last 24 hours:These real time data have undergone gross error checking only. Please use with discretion.
Data for last 5 days:These real time data have undergone gross error checking only. Please use with discretion.
Data for last 45 days:These real time data have undergone gross error checking only. Please use with discretion.
Some data files have been compressed with the GNU gzip routine. If you do not have gzip, you may retrieve gzip sources and executables from this server.
The weekly status report and the weekly maintenance report
also provide valuable station information.
Note that the payload types and the station locations occasionally change.
Please refer to the NDBC data inventory
for the data history of each station.