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TAO performance continues to improve after third 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
09-01-20141800Z2065535
09-01-20141200Z1904636
09-01-20140600Z1916636
09-01-20140000Z1597636
08-31-20141800Z1626636
08-31-20141200Z1567636
08-31-20140600Z1468636
08-31-20140000Z14210636
08-30-20141800Z1336646
08-30-20141200Z1525636
08-30-20140600Z1285636
08-30-20140000Z1047636
08-29-20141800Z976646
08-29-20141200Z543646
08-29-20140600Z2382646
08-29-20140000Z2294656
08-28-20141800Z3175676
08-28-20141200Z2906686
08-28-20140600Z31610696
08-28-20140000Z336156106
08-27-20141800Z342226126
08-27-20141200Z355246136
08-27-20140600Z20246116
08-27-20140000Z35236106
08-26-20141800Z38236126
08-26-20141200Z40225115
08-26-20140600Z50226106
08-26-20140000Z5022595
08-25-20141800Z5220676
08-25-20141200Z5318676
08-25-20140600Z5019575
08-25-20140000Z6020666
08-24-20141800Z8413646
08-24-20141200Z1844626
08-24-20140600Z1504626
08-24-20140000Z2871626
08-23-20141800Z2825525
08-23-20141200Z26610535
08-23-20140600Z25215636
08-23-20140000Z25212626
08-22-20141800Z25313626
08-22-20141200Z25812626
08-22-20140600Z24210525
08-22-20140000Z2459626
08-21-20141800Z2659636
08-21-20141200Z25013636
08-21-20140600Z24813636
08-21-20140000Z24611646
08-20-20141800Z25812656
08-20-20141200Z24019565
08-20-20140600Z23719656
08-20-20140000Z24416655
08-19-20141800Z24316656
08-19-20141200Z24616646
08-19-20140600Z24017646
08-19-20140000Z23814636
08-18-20141800Z24312636
08-18-20141200Z26013636
08-18-20140600Z24813636
08-18-20140000Z24812636
08-17-20141800Z24713636
08-17-20141200Z25013535
08-17-20140600Z25511636
08-17-20140000Z23311636
08-16-20141800Z2415636
08-16-20141200Z2282636
08-16-20140600Z2458636
08-16-20140000Z2358636
08-15-20141800Z2187636
08-15-20141200Z1104636
08-15-20140600Z2955535
08-15-20140000Z2569636
08-14-20141800Z25113646
08-14-20141200Z25018555
08-14-20140600Z24016656
08-14-20140000Z24818666
08-13-20141800Z24616676
08-13-20141200Z23321686
08-13-20140600Z23820676
08-13-20140000Z24019666
08-12-20141800Z23217646
08-12-20141200Z22613636
08-12-20140600Z2219626
08-12-20140000Z2227636
08-11-20141800Z1848636
08-11-20141200Z1837535
08-11-20140600Z1627636
08-11-20140000Z1776636
08-10-20141800Z1905636
08-10-20141200Z20636
08-10-20140600Z2342636
08-10-20140000Z2834636
08-09-20141800Z2779635
08-09-20141200Z25510636
08-09-20140600Z22910636
08-09-20140000Z2434636
08-08-20141800Z22810636
08-08-20141200Z2037535
08-08-20140600Z2498535
08-08-20140000Z2507636
08-07-20141800Z24410636
08-07-20141200Z25510636
08-07-20140600Z24610636
08-07-20140000Z2514646
08-06-20141800Z3315646
08-06-20141200Z32510666
08-06-20140600Z29910686
08-06-20140000Z24213686
08-05-20141800Z22819585
08-05-20141200Z22514686
08-05-20140600Z20725135
08-05-20140000Z1188686
08-04-20141800Z16813656
08-04-20141200Z17014656
08-04-20140600Z16012656
08-04-20140000Z16110656
08-03-20141800Z17310656
08-03-20141200Z17312656
08-03-20140600Z15813656
08-03-20140000Z15911545
08-02-20141800Z16111656
08-02-20141200Z16713656
08-02-20140600Z16116656
08-02-20140000Z15111646
08-01-20141800Z15613646
08-01-20141200Z16013646
08-01-20140600Z16710646
08-01-20140000Z1635646
07-31-20141800Z1878646
07-31-20141200Z996636
07-31-20140600Z53646
07-31-20140000Z2854545
07-30-20141800Z20112646
07-30-20141200Z2794656
07-30-20140600Z22914666
07-30-20140000Z22017666
07-29-20141800Z19119666
07-29-20141200Z2365666
07-29-20140600Z23318666
07-29-20140000Z23018666
07-28-20141800Z23516666
07-28-20141200Z24017666
07-28-20140600Z24017656
07-28-20140000Z24016545
07-27-20141800Z24215656
07-27-20141200Z24115646
07-27-20140600Z24017646
07-27-20140000Z24015646
07-26-20141800Z25813646
07-26-20141200Z23014646
07-26-20140600Z24910646
07-26-20140000Z23912646
07-25-20141800Z2618646
07-25-20141200Z25015656
07-25-20140600Z23320656
07-25-20140000Z23618555
07-24-20141800Z23820656
07-24-20141200Z22720656
07-24-20140600Z21818656
07-24-20140000Z21616646
07-23-20141800Z22717646
07-23-20141200Z20715646
07-23-20140600Z19814636
07-23-20140000Z18611636
07-22-20141800Z19212646
07-22-20141200Z19013646
07-22-20140600Z18713646
07-22-20140000Z18010434
07-21-20141800Z2108646
07-21-20141200Z20012646
07-21-20140600Z19712646
07-21-20140000Z1778646
07-20-20141800Z2466646
07-20-20141200Z21012656
07-20-20140600Z20111555
07-20-20140000Z2267646
07-19-20141800Z21310646
07-19-20141200Z18510656
07-19-20140600Z17712656
07-19-20140000Z16310545
07-18-20141800Z18710646
07-18-20141200Z19910656
07-18-20140600Z19012646
07-18-20140000Z19310343

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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