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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
02-01-20150600Z1872646
02-01-20150000Z425646
01-31-20151800Z2613656
01-31-20151200Z1319666
01-31-20150600Z36023666
01-31-20150000Z32920656
01-30-20151800Z32019656
01-30-20151200Z27020656
01-30-20150600Z23721656
01-30-20150000Z20213636
01-29-20151800Z1854636
01-29-20151200Z446636
01-29-20150600Z2712646
01-29-20150000Z35912646
01-28-20151800Z35915656
01-28-20151200Z34821666
01-28-20150600Z33217646
01-28-20150000Z30518646
01-27-20151800Z30115656
01-27-20151200Z30821676

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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