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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
03-29-20151800Z1813656
03-29-20151200Z2320666
03-29-20150600Z715646
03-29-20150000Z31015646
03-28-20151800Z28413646
03-28-20151200Z30816656
03-28-20150600Z33016656
03-28-20150000Z31915666
03-27-20151800Z22521666
03-27-20151200Z24519666
03-27-20150600Z22015656
03-27-20150000Z19613656
03-26-20151800Z23710656
03-26-20151200Z25712676
03-26-20150600Z16512676
03-26-20150000Z13811676
03-25-20151800Z12013676
03-25-20151200Z9818676
03-25-20150600Z9519666
03-25-20150000Z4118666

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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