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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
12-03-20161200Z717535
12-03-20160600Z33513636
12-03-20160000Z32612636
12-02-20161800Z013636
12-02-20161200Z3349646
12-02-20160600Z30817656
12-02-20160000Z27818656
12-01-20161800Z26817656
12-01-20161200Z26318676
12-01-20160600Z21822676
12-01-20160000Z19820676
11-30-20161800Z20615666
11-30-20161200Z21314666
11-30-20160600Z18217666
11-30-20160000Z19517676
11-29-20161800Z18121696
11-29-20161200Z16825696
11-29-20160600Z15025676
11-29-20160000Z15220646
11-28-20161800Z13412636

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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