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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

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
11-23-20140600Z13612646
11-23-20140000Z10312656
11-22-20141800Z7212656
11-22-20141200Z6014656
11-22-20140600Z3215665
11-22-20140000Z816656
11-21-20141800Z34914656
11-21-20141200Z32715656
11-21-20140600Z28915656
11-21-20140000Z26513545
11-20-20141800Z25411636
11-20-20141200Z2352636
11-20-20140600Z3304636
11-20-20140000Z217646
11-19-20141800Z319656
11-19-20141200Z314666
11-19-20140600Z33619676
11-19-20140000Z31717686
11-18-20141800Z30316696
11-18-20141200Z286166106
11-18-20140600Z24116696
11-18-20140000Z21615676
11-17-20141800Z19418676
11-17-20141200Z19218686
11-17-20140600Z18222686
11-17-20140000Z15821666
11-16-20141800Z13416646
11-16-20141200Z1138646
11-16-20140600Z839646
11-16-20140000Z3613656
11-15-20141800Z613565
11-15-20141200Z716676
11-15-20140600Z317686
11-15-20140000Z121676
11-14-20141800Z35311646
11-14-20141200Z2909636
11-14-20140600Z24010636
11-14-20140000Z2214636
11-13-20141800Z2431636
11-13-20141200Z3545636
11-13-20140600Z3589646
11-13-20140000Z33813656
11-12-20141800Z34515555
11-12-20141200Z33912656
11-12-20140600Z3509666
11-12-20140000Z587676
11-11-20141800Z865676
11-11-20141200Z13815686
11-11-20140600Z12723686
11-11-20140000Z11719666
11-10-20141800Z9715655
11-10-20141200Z8319666
11-10-20140600Z6017666
11-10-20140000Z5221676
11-09-20141800Z2722575
11-09-20141200Z023676
11-09-20140600Z7014646
11-09-20140000Z1087646
11-08-20141800Z1134646
11-08-20141200Z944646
11-08-20140600Z95656
11-08-20140000Z3449676
11-07-20141800Z32816686
11-07-20141200Z31618676
11-07-20140600Z23717666
11-07-20140000Z19511656
11-06-20141800Z1657545
11-06-20141200Z1123636
11-06-20140600Z1007636
11-06-20140000Z8210636
11-05-20141800Z866636
11-05-20141200Z995636
11-05-20140600Z866636
11-05-20140000Z476646
11-04-20141800Z386646
11-04-20141200Z216656
11-04-20140600Z278666
11-04-20140000Z1913686
11-03-20141800Z2145105
11-03-20141200Z351176116
11-03-20140600Z338206136
11-03-20140000Z324236155
11-02-20141800Z302256186
11-02-20141200Z308286206
11-02-20140600Z312306186
11-02-20140000Z259306206
11-01-20141800Z25626686
11-01-20141200Z28116655
11-01-20140600Z28012646
11-01-20140000Z2669646
10-31-20141800Z25713545
10-31-20141200Z24811646
10-31-20140600Z1896636
10-31-20140000Z1233636
10-30-20141800Z2865636
10-30-20141200Z2469626
10-30-20140600Z2257626
10-30-20140000Z1936626
10-29-20141800Z1833626
10-29-20141200Z1816626
10-29-20140600Z16610626
10-29-20140000Z1708626
10-28-20141800Z1788626
10-28-20141200Z1597626
10-28-20140600Z1588626
10-28-20140000Z1454636
10-27-20141800Z1851636
10-27-20141200Z1251636
10-27-20140600Z128646
10-27-20140000Z31515656
10-26-20141800Z29515646
10-26-20141200Z29314636
10-26-20140600Z3158636
10-26-20140000Z3589636
10-25-20141800Z1810646
10-25-20141200Z1210646
10-25-20140600Z97646
10-25-20140000Z3547656
10-24-20141800Z3218656
10-24-20141200Z3069656
10-24-20140600Z30512666
10-24-20140000Z29511676
10-23-20141800Z30215686
10-23-20141200Z30316676
10-23-20140600Z32017676
10-23-20140000Z31717666
10-22-20141800Z30619656
10-22-20141200Z27517656
10-22-20140600Z27114636
10-22-20140000Z2269636
10-21-20141800Z1767636
10-21-20141200Z15711646
10-21-20140600Z17915646
10-21-20140000Z1329636
10-20-20141800Z837646
10-20-20141200Z537646
10-20-20140600Z3710656
10-20-20140000Z714666
10-19-20141800Z33619666
10-19-20141200Z30816666
10-19-20140600Z25818565
10-19-20140000Z25516666
10-18-20141800Z26015666
10-18-20141200Z26713676
10-18-20140600Z27511686
10-18-20140000Z3127685
10-17-20141800Z32710676
10-17-20141200Z31912686
10-17-20140600Z29714686
10-17-20140000Z27111686
10-16-20141800Z2856676
10-16-20141200Z26812686
10-16-20140600Z20520575
10-16-20140000Z18817676
10-15-20141800Z18319676
10-15-20141200Z16418676
10-15-20140600Z16118676
10-15-20140000Z14720676
10-14-20141800Z13616666
10-14-20141200Z13615676
10-14-20140600Z11818666
10-14-20140000Z10815666
10-13-20141800Z10216666
10-13-20141200Z9814656
10-13-20140600Z10413545
10-13-20140000Z6112646
10-12-20141800Z3308656
10-12-20141200Z2978646
10-12-20140600Z2928646
10-12-20140000Z3034646
10-11-20141800Z3324636
10-11-20141200Z1300626
10-11-20140600Z1194626
10-11-20140000Z907626
10-10-20141800Z579636
10-10-20141200Z388636
10-10-20140600Z367535
10-10-20140000Z35810535
10-09-20141800Z3126636
10-09-20141200Z2819626
10-09-20140600Z2618626
10-09-20140000Z2438323

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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