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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
07-23-20141800Z1733636
07-23-20141200Z2002636
07-23-20140600Z1856636
07-23-20140000Z1409636
07-22-20141800Z873636
07-22-20141200Z2037636
07-22-20140600Z1598636
07-22-20140000Z1116535
07-21-20141800Z1048636
07-21-20141200Z1712636
07-21-20140600Z1827636
07-21-20140000Z1327636
07-20-20141800Z1571636
07-20-20141200Z1603636
07-20-20140600Z1427636
07-20-20140000Z845636
07-19-20141800Z424636
07-19-20141200Z408656
07-19-20140600Z6113656
07-19-20140000Z4716656

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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