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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
09-18-20141800Z1065636
09-18-20141200Z1343636
09-18-20140600Z1582636
09-18-20140000Z1216636
09-17-20141800Z833626
09-17-20141200Z010626
09-17-20140600Z184616
09-17-20140000Z2207515
09-16-20141800Z2902626
09-16-20141200Z28910626
09-16-20140600Z2777626
09-16-20140000Z1116626
09-15-20141800Z908626
09-15-20141200Z3252626
09-15-20140600Z1846616
09-15-20140000Z12010626
09-14-20141800Z764626
09-14-20141200Z2716626
09-14-20140600Z18612626
09-14-20140000Z16011525

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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