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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
10-01-20141200Z1410636
10-01-20140600Z158535
10-01-20140000Z948636
09-30-20141800Z13811636
09-30-20141200Z1928636
09-30-20140600Z1916636
09-30-20140000Z1257636
09-29-20141800Z1236636
09-29-20141200Z897636
09-29-20140600Z777636
09-29-20140000Z778646
09-28-20141800Z659645
09-28-20141200Z588656
09-28-20140600Z6310555
09-28-20140000Z6513656
09-27-20141800Z668656
09-27-20141200Z1176656
09-27-20140600Z678656
09-27-20140000Z585656
09-26-20141800Z1174656
09-26-20141200Z1629555
09-26-20140600Z1729666
09-26-20140000Z15711565
09-25-20141800Z15711666
09-25-20141200Z16414666
09-25-20140600Z18310666
09-25-20140000Z16411656
09-24-20141800Z16512646
09-24-20141200Z17013555
09-24-20140600Z17010646
09-24-20140000Z11811636
09-23-20141800Z9412636
09-23-20141200Z456636
09-23-20140600Z943636
09-23-20140000Z1983535
09-22-20141800Z2265646
09-22-20141200Z2778656
09-22-20140600Z26012666
09-22-20140000Z26512686
09-21-20141800Z271196116
09-21-20141200Z236236116
09-21-20140600Z20121686
09-21-20140000Z18520696
09-20-20141800Z13918696
09-20-20141200Z9418676
09-20-20140600Z8920676
09-20-20140000Z6621555
09-19-20141800Z6514646
09-19-20141200Z7215646
09-19-20140600Z7312636
09-19-20140000Z529636
09-18-20141800Z256636
09-18-20141200Z3499646
09-18-20140600Z3537656
09-18-20140000Z3246666
09-17-20141800Z2383676
09-17-20141200Z2184666
09-17-20140600Z2016656
09-17-20140000Z1209545
09-16-20141800Z2687636
09-16-20141200Z2976636
09-16-20140600Z2878636
09-16-20140000Z3066636
09-15-20141800Z2956646
09-15-20141200Z28016636
09-15-20140600Z25110636
09-15-20140000Z2346626
09-14-20141800Z25411636
09-14-20141200Z22611626
09-14-20140600Z22110626
09-14-20140000Z19812424
09-13-20141800Z1919626
09-13-20141200Z1918626
09-13-20140600Z1685626
09-13-20140000Z1845626
09-12-20141800Z1824626
09-12-20141200Z1834626
09-12-20140600Z1894636
09-12-20140000Z2204636
09-11-20141800Z2162636
09-11-20141200Z2371636
09-11-20140600Z2202636
09-11-20140000Z2901535
09-10-20141800Z2994636
09-10-20141200Z2497636
09-10-20140600Z2338636
09-10-20140000Z2359636
09-09-20141800Z21711636
09-09-20141200Z19511636
09-09-20140600Z19712636
09-09-20140000Z1909626
09-08-20141800Z19510636
09-08-20141200Z19510636
09-08-20140600Z19910636
09-08-20140000Z1775535
09-07-20141800Z2279636
09-07-20141200Z20610626
09-07-20140600Z20710626
09-07-20140000Z2039626
09-06-20141800Z2048626
09-06-20141200Z1967626
09-06-20140600Z19110625
09-06-20140000Z1647626
09-05-20141800Z1945626
09-05-20141200Z1688626
09-05-20140600Z1455626
09-05-20140000Z1315626
09-04-20141800Z1828626
09-04-20141200Z1536626
09-04-20140600Z1566626
09-04-20140000Z1678626
09-03-20141800Z1788626
09-03-20141200Z1867626
09-03-20140600Z20211636
09-03-20140000Z20511535
09-02-20141800Z2059636
09-02-20141200Z2139636
09-02-20140600Z20511646
09-02-20140000Z1998636
09-01-20141800Z2065636
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
08-17-20140000Z24312333

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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