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

Station 41008 - Search and Rescue Data

GRAYS REEF - 40 NM Southeast of Savannah, GA
31.400 N 80.868 W (31°24'0" N 80°52'5" W)

This buoy is located in Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary

The southern third of NOAA's 22-square mile Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary has be designated a research area specifically designed for conducting controlled scientific studies where human activities cannot affect the results. Fishing and diving will be prohibited in the lightly used, 8-square mile research area. Vessels are permitted to travel through it without stopping. For complete information, go to the Gray's Reef website at graysreef.noaa.gov  

LINK TO PMEL's pCO2 SITE for their data on this Station:
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/co2/story/Grays+Reef

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
08-30-20141800Z1147525
08-30-20141200Z1123626
08-30-20140600Z1619626
08-30-20140000Z13812626
08-29-20141800Z826626
08-29-20141200Z2912636
08-29-20140600Z1877636
08-29-20140000Z1117535
08-28-20141800Z426636
08-28-20141200Z181646
08-28-20140600Z1275646
08-28-20140000Z858646
08-27-20141800Z1411646
08-27-20141200Z2313656
08-27-20140600Z4115656
08-27-20140000Z5717666
08-26-20141800Z4218666
08-26-20141200Z5817565
08-26-20140600Z4418666
08-26-20140000Z3822575

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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