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Hurricane Symbol Storm Special! View the latest observations near Atlantic Hurricane Gert as of Advisory Number 15 @ 1100 AM AST Wed Aug 16 2017.

Station 41002 - Search and Rescue Data

SOUTH HATTERAS - 225 NM South of Cape Hatteras
31.760 N 74.840 W (31°45'36" N 74°50'24" 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
08-16-20171800Z23512444
08-16-20171200Z24814656
08-16-20170600Z24715656
08-16-20170000Z25214646
08-15-20171800Z27811646
08-15-20171200Z31415646
08-15-20170600Z34015666
08-15-20170000Z1511676
08-14-20171800Z3212656
08-14-20171200Z2510656
08-14-20170600Z3564636
08-14-20170000Z1045646
08-13-20171800Z1914646
08-13-20171200Z1967646
08-13-20170600Z18411646
08-13-20170000Z17013646
08-12-20171800Z16313636
08-12-20171200Z16312636
08-12-20170600Z16013636
08-12-20170000Z14914636

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.

Display all available SAR data (up to 45 days)

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