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

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
11-28-20141800Z914464
11-28-20141200Z319666
11-28-20140600Z34118656
11-28-20140000Z32020666
11-27-20141800Z29022676
11-27-20141200Z25723666
11-27-20140600Z27018656
11-27-20140000Z28815656
11-26-20141800Z30619676
11-26-20141200Z27212686
11-26-20140600Z13926676
11-26-20140000Z6810646
11-25-20141800Z3326656
11-25-20141200Z32110656
11-25-20140600Z2405676
11-25-20140000Z2428686
11-24-20141800Z20520696
11-24-20141200Z214226106
11-24-20140600Z216216116
11-24-20140000Z153126126

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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