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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 been 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

Right whales are active off GA from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station between November 15 and April 15. 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
02-23-20181800Z692646
02-23-20181200Z714636
02-23-20180600Z694646
02-23-20180000Z595646
02-22-20181800Z385646
02-22-20181200Z984646
02-22-20180600Z1415636
02-22-20180000Z1116636
02-21-20181800Z1324636
02-21-20181200Z1226646
02-21-20180600Z1226636
02-21-20180000Z1126636
02-20-20181800Z1116636
02-20-20181200Z1055636
02-20-20180600Z986636
02-20-20180000Z1015636
02-19-20181800Z35636
02-19-20181200Z256636
02-19-20180600Z328636
02-19-20180000Z406626
02-18-20181800Z393626
02-18-20181200Z2435626
02-18-20180600Z2109525
02-18-20180000Z17411626
02-17-20181800Z1895626
02-17-20181200Z2394626
02-17-20180600Z2208626
02-17-20180000Z19210636
02-16-20181800Z19612636
02-16-20181200Z2249636
02-16-20180600Z1979636
02-16-20180000Z17712636
02-15-20181800Z1829636
02-15-20181200Z1827636
02-15-20180600Z2195636
02-15-20180000Z3002646
02-14-20181800Z147646
02-14-20181200Z3610555
02-14-20180600Z3717666
02-14-20180000Z4019666
02-13-20181800Z4022676
02-13-20181200Z5021666
02-13-20180600Z436535
02-13-20180000Z452636
02-12-20181800Z1222636
02-12-20181200Z1924636
02-12-20180600Z3120636
02-12-20180000Z1957636
02-11-20181800Z17210636
02-11-20181200Z1779636
02-11-20180600Z1649636
02-11-20180000Z1469636
02-10-20181800Z1376636
02-10-20181200Z965636
02-10-20180600Z445656
02-10-20180000Z306656
02-09-20181800Z379656
02-09-20181200Z5713656
02-09-20180600Z6515646
02-09-20180000Z7012636
02-08-20181800Z2010626
02-08-20181200Z3113636
02-08-20180600Z2076636
02-08-20180000Z1769545
02-07-20181800Z17712646
02-07-20181200Z1539636
02-07-20180600Z1317626
02-07-20180000Z976626
02-06-20181800Z725525
02-06-20181200Z3467626
02-06-20180600Z1353626
02-06-20180000Z1326626
02-05-20181800Z2591626
02-05-20181200Z29914636
02-05-20180600Z30311646
02-05-20180000Z19111656
02-04-20181800Z17213656
02-04-20181200Z13912646
02-04-20180600Z1017545
02-04-20180000Z8514656
02-03-20181800Z6517656
02-03-20181200Z6020666
02-03-20180600Z4819656
02-03-20180000Z1215626
02-02-20181800Z33010626
02-02-20181200Z22611626
02-02-20180600Z18912626
02-02-20180000Z1618626
02-01-20181800Z1682626
02-01-20181200Z932636
02-01-20180600Z93636
02-01-20180000Z942636
01-31-20181800Z788636
01-31-20181200Z5511636
01-31-20180600Z3012636
01-31-20180000Z311636
01-30-20181800Z34916646
01-30-20181200Z33420646
01-30-20180600Z32112636
01-30-20180000Z3453636
01-29-20181800Z31810646
01-29-20181200Z30410646
01-29-20180600Z2245656
01-29-20180000Z1486646
01-28-20181800Z1034656
01-28-20181200Z783656
01-28-20180600Z444656
01-28-20180000Z936656
01-27-20181800Z1086666
01-27-20181200Z636656
01-27-20180600Z1109666
01-27-20180000Z4713656
01-26-20181800Z3815656
01-26-20181200Z4511646
01-26-20180600Z6715646
01-26-20180000Z6513646
01-25-20181800Z4817656
01-25-20181200Z3017636
01-25-20180600Z33813616
01-25-20180000Z2566616
01-24-20181800Z3134626
01-24-20181200Z31610626
01-24-20180600Z2776626
01-24-20180000Z2387636
01-23-20181800Z19611636
01-23-20181200Z18411545
01-23-20180600Z1699626
01-23-20180000Z1349626
01-22-20181800Z1065626
01-22-20181200Z916616
01-22-20180600Z774616
01-22-20180000Z1176616
01-21-20181800Z2810616
01-21-20181200Z2442616
01-21-20180600Z2295616
01-21-20180000Z1707616
01-20-20181800Z2203616
01-20-20181200Z2806626
01-20-20180600Z2199626
01-20-20180000Z1868626
01-19-20181800Z2108626
01-19-20181200Z2689626
01-19-20180600Z27810626
01-19-20180000Z3049636
01-18-20181800Z33212636
01-18-20181200Z33520646
01-18-20180600Z30321646
01-18-20180000Z29222656
01-17-20181800Z30017636
01-17-20181200Z3016636
01-17-20180600Z912636
01-17-20180000Z398636
01-16-20181800Z3111646
01-16-20181200Z3315646
01-16-20180600Z4811646
01-16-20180000Z4711646
01-15-20181800Z2715656
01-15-20181200Z3218656
01-15-20180600Z3117656
01-15-20180000Z4216656
01-14-20181800Z1820656
01-14-20181200Z2718646
01-14-20180600Z34315636
01-14-20180000Z31514636
01-13-20181800Z29016636
01-13-20181200Z27019646
01-13-20180600Z22113646
01-13-20180000Z19714656
01-12-20181800Z15911656
01-12-20181200Z15911646
01-12-20180600Z1516656
01-12-20180000Z14210656
01-11-20181800Z978666
01-11-20181200Z987666
01-11-20180600Z828676
01-11-20180000Z4810666
01-10-20181800Z3813666
01-10-20181200Z5110656
01-10-20180600Z6310656
01-10-20180000Z5012656
01-09-20181800Z5110656
01-09-20181200Z7911646
01-09-20180600Z7712636
01-09-20180000Z6412333

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.

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