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Station 41002 - Search and Rescue Data

SOUTH HATTERAS - 225 NM South of Cape Hatteras
31.862 N 74.835 W (31°51'42" N 74°50'6" W)

Right whales are active off SC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times along the U.S. East Coast. It is illegal to approach right whales within 500 yards. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike.

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
01-27-20150600Z282294144
01-27-20150000Z276266116
01-26-20151800Z258246106
01-26-20151200Z21923666
01-26-20150600Z24514656
01-26-20150000Z24513666
01-25-20151800Z27110686
01-25-20151200Z292146116
01-25-20150600Z298216146
01-25-20150000Z290276176
01-24-20151800Z248276156
01-24-20151200Z210316116
01-24-20150600Z18527686
01-24-20150000Z15723666
01-23-20151800Z13219656
01-23-20151200Z9814646
01-23-20150600Z8312646
01-23-20150000Z5510646
01-22-20151800Z2510656
01-22-20151200Z314646
01-22-20150600Z29910646
01-22-20150000Z25911646
01-21-20151800Z19415656
01-21-20151200Z21616656
01-21-20150600Z22318656
01-21-20150000Z23916656
01-20-20151800Z24017646
01-20-20151200Z24515646
01-20-20150600Z26011656
01-20-20150000Z27811565
01-19-20151800Z30913575
01-19-20151200Z31017696
01-19-20150600Z30621696
01-19-20150000Z28120696
01-18-20151800Z18325686
01-18-20151200Z15718656
01-18-20150600Z13812666
01-18-20150000Z7613666
01-17-20151800Z6312666
01-17-20151200Z3014666
01-17-20150600Z516666
01-17-20150000Z33717585
01-16-20151800Z34514575
01-16-20151200Z3479666
01-16-20150600Z2334666
01-16-20150000Z25676
01-15-20151800Z3487676
01-15-20151200Z32614686
01-15-20150600Z32715686
01-15-20150000Z32517696
01-14-20151800Z32111676
01-14-20151200Z956676
01-14-20150600Z608676
01-14-20150000Z6915666
01-13-20151800Z4414555
01-13-20151200Z30810656
01-13-20150600Z21015656
01-13-20150000Z18615666
01-12-20151800Z15616666
01-12-20151200Z14417666
01-12-20150600Z12818666
01-12-20150000Z10918656
01-11-20151800Z8219666
01-11-20151200Z6218656
01-11-20150600Z7015666
01-11-20150000Z4316666
01-10-20151800Z1317656
01-10-20151200Z34615656
01-10-20150600Z27910646
01-10-20150000Z24913545
01-09-20151800Z21016646
01-09-20151200Z17311656
01-09-20150600Z1388676
01-09-20150000Z67136106
01-08-20151800Z7176146
01-08-20151200Z338295185
01-08-20150600Z343256106
01-08-20150000Z30517686
01-07-20151800Z27520686
01-07-20151200Z28019686
01-07-20150600Z27520686
01-07-20150000Z25720656
01-06-20151800Z24315646
01-06-20151200Z1365656
01-06-20150600Z2812676
01-06-20150000Z35015676
01-05-20151800Z31815686
01-05-20151200Z27715575
01-05-20150600Z21818676
01-05-20150000Z21022666
01-04-20151800Z20320666
01-04-20151200Z19720666
01-04-20150600Z18522666
01-04-20150000Z18019646
01-03-20151800Z18818646
01-03-20151200Z17817646
01-03-20150600Z18016636
01-03-20150000Z16913626
01-02-20151800Z2008626
01-02-20151200Z2337525
01-02-20150600Z2527636
01-02-20150000Z2204636
01-01-20151800Z404646
01-01-20151200Z3519656
01-01-20150600Z3329666
01-01-20150000Z34214676
12-31-20141800Z34211696
12-31-20141200Z1214696
12-31-20140600Z33518686
12-31-20140000Z33818676
12-30-20141800Z32014656
12-30-20141200Z25516555
12-30-20140600Z23616656
12-30-20140000Z22717646
12-29-20141800Z23218646
12-29-20141200Z22615645
12-29-20140600Z21816646
12-29-20140000Z21816656
12-28-20141800Z21518656
12-28-20141200Z19214656
12-28-20140600Z1738656
12-28-20140000Z1418656
12-27-20141800Z1087646
12-27-20141200Z668535
12-27-20140600Z747636
12-27-20140000Z676635
12-26-20141800Z508636
12-26-20141200Z619656
12-26-20140600Z39666
12-26-20140000Z31114686
12-25-20141800Z28818695
12-25-20141200Z23114686
12-25-20140600Z20020676
12-25-20140000Z19816666
12-24-20141800Z19617555
12-24-20141200Z18815545
12-24-20140600Z18111545
12-24-20140000Z1698545
12-23-20141800Z1858646
12-23-20141200Z16712636
12-23-20140600Z1875636
12-23-20140000Z2239646
12-22-20141800Z21710646
12-22-20141200Z2507656
12-22-20140600Z1189666
12-22-20140000Z7014666
12-21-20141800Z10713676
12-21-20141200Z8520666
12-21-20140600Z8519666
12-21-20140000Z7719646
12-20-20141800Z9511636
12-20-20141200Z6510636
12-20-20140600Z336626
12-20-20140000Z36636
12-19-20141800Z3598636
12-19-20141200Z3189636
12-19-20140600Z2857636
12-19-20140000Z3373636
12-18-20141800Z3178535
12-18-20141200Z28811646
12-18-20140600Z2728656
12-18-20140000Z2955666
12-17-20141800Z31710676
12-17-20141200Z30020696
12-17-20140600Z23523666
12-17-20140000Z22117636
12-16-20141800Z21812636
12-16-20141200Z2048636
12-16-20140600Z1876636
12-16-20140000Z1161646
12-15-20141800Z363646
12-15-20141200Z69646
12-15-20140600Z33410656
12-15-20140000Z29515656
12-14-20141800Z29512646
12-14-20141200Z30510656
12-14-20140600Z31812656
12-14-20140000Z30713656
12-13-20141800Z31412656
12-13-20141200Z31912666
12-13-20140600Z32515666
12-13-20140000Z31016363

The six-hour averages are calculated as follows:

  • The 0000Z average uses data from 2100Z to 0259Z.
  • The 0600Z average uses data from 0300Z to 0859Z.
  • The 1200Z average uses data from 0900Z to 1459Z.
  • The 1800Z average uses data from 1500Z to 2059Z.

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