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Station 41004 - Search and Rescue Data

EDISTO - 41 NM Southeast of Charleston, SC
32.501 N 79.099 W (32°30'2" N 79°5'58" 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
09-02-20150000Z1216626
09-01-20151800Z425636
09-01-20151200Z3526636
09-01-20150600Z2516636
09-01-20150000Z2438646
08-31-20151800Z17911656
08-31-20151200Z16718666
08-31-20150600Z13615656
08-31-20150000Z9315656
08-30-20151800Z487646
08-30-20151200Z373646
08-30-20150600Z714646
08-30-20150000Z5312646
08-29-20151800Z3514646
08-29-20151200Z6413646
08-29-20150600Z4317656
08-29-20150000Z5617656

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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