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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
07-29-20160000Z17116525
07-28-20161800Z1648525
07-28-20161200Z27510626
07-28-20160600Z20016636
07-28-20160000Z16815626
07-27-20161800Z1929615
07-27-20161200Z27712626
07-27-20160600Z21314636
07-27-20160000Z16113626
07-26-20161800Z1686626
07-26-20161200Z2456626
07-26-20160600Z19311636
07-26-20160000Z15313626
07-25-20161800Z1736525
07-25-20161200Z2037626
07-25-20160600Z17214636
07-25-20160000Z14813626
07-24-20161800Z1737626
07-24-20161200Z19911636
07-24-20160600Z18812626
07-24-20160000Z15712626
07-23-20161800Z1878626
07-23-20161200Z2347626
07-23-20160600Z2149626
07-23-20160000Z14010626
07-22-20161800Z562525
07-22-20161200Z1915636
07-22-20160600Z1524626
07-22-20160000Z1456636
07-21-20161800Z1314626
07-21-20161200Z1662626
07-21-20160600Z1675626
07-21-20160000Z1618626
07-20-20161800Z1794626
07-20-20161200Z2397626
07-20-20160600Z1758626
07-20-20160000Z15411626
07-19-20161800Z1202515
07-19-20161200Z2292616
07-19-20160600Z1677616
07-19-20160000Z1566625
07-18-20161800Z995626
07-18-20161200Z445626
07-18-20160600Z2623626
07-18-20160000Z1387626
07-17-20161800Z1708626
07-17-20161200Z2039626
07-17-20160600Z17412636
07-17-20160000Z15515626
07-16-20161800Z18010525
07-16-20161200Z19114636
07-16-20160600Z1778626
07-16-20160000Z19612636
07-15-20161800Z16810626
07-15-20161200Z21310636
07-15-20160600Z18515636
07-15-20160000Z19411626
07-14-20161800Z18411626
07-14-20161200Z20612525
07-14-20160600Z19414636
07-14-20160000Z17313625
07-13-20161800Z1814414
07-13-20161200Z2757616
07-13-20160600Z2369626
07-13-20160000Z18111626
07-12-20161800Z1282626
07-12-20161200Z2379626
07-12-20160600Z19913626
07-12-20160000Z16314626
07-11-20161800Z1688626
07-11-20161200Z2628525
07-11-20160600Z20910636
07-11-20160000Z16415636
07-10-20161800Z17510626
07-10-20161200Z2459626
07-10-20160600Z22013636
07-10-20160000Z16614625
07-09-20161800Z1978626
07-09-20161200Z25914636
07-09-20160600Z22113626
07-09-20160000Z18513626
07-08-20161800Z2119626
07-08-20161200Z27414535
07-08-20160600Z24410525
07-08-20160000Z18712626
07-07-20161800Z1949626
07-07-20161200Z23611626
07-07-20160600Z2016626
07-07-20160000Z1665626
07-06-20161800Z17912626
07-06-20161200Z25410626
07-06-20160600Z22813525
07-06-20160000Z17415636
07-05-20161800Z19811626
07-05-20161200Z24213535
07-05-20160600Z19716535
07-05-20160000Z16318636
07-04-20161800Z17512626
07-04-20161200Z22613636
07-04-20160600Z20315636
07-04-20160000Z17816636
07-03-20161800Z16910626
07-03-20161200Z21815636
07-03-20160600Z19315636
07-03-20160000Z17015636
07-02-20161800Z1698626
07-02-20161200Z22212636
07-02-20160600Z19416535
07-02-20160000Z17010626
07-01-20161800Z1741626
07-01-20161200Z2369636
07-01-20160600Z18012626
07-01-20160000Z1832626
06-30-20161800Z1427626
06-30-20161200Z2457626
06-30-20160600Z20310626
06-30-20160000Z1697626
06-29-20161800Z2793626
06-29-20161200Z2367626
06-29-20160600Z2186535
06-29-20160000Z16214626
06-28-20161800Z1698626
06-28-20161200Z2516626
06-28-20160600Z2761626
06-28-20160000Z648626
06-27-20161800Z359626
06-27-20161200Z149626
06-27-20160600Z647636
06-27-20160000Z6312636
06-26-20161800Z338636
06-26-20161200Z1586636
06-26-20160600Z1868525
06-26-20160000Z15812626
06-25-20161800Z1759636
06-25-20161200Z22411636
06-25-20160600Z18315636
06-25-20160000Z15914626
06-24-20161800Z1838626
06-24-20161200Z22510636
06-24-20160600Z19016535
06-24-20160000Z16315626
06-23-20161800Z1938626
06-23-20161200Z23611626
06-23-20160600Z17415535
06-23-20160000Z16214626
06-22-20161800Z19511626
06-22-20161200Z21814636
06-22-20160600Z17915636
06-22-20160000Z16312626
06-21-20161800Z1696626
06-21-20161200Z1893636
06-21-20160600Z1537535
06-21-20160000Z1339646
06-20-20161800Z6911646
06-20-20161200Z6416555
06-20-20160600Z7613555
06-20-20160000Z8216666
06-19-20161800Z6021666
06-19-20161200Z6820666
06-19-20160600Z7021676
06-19-20160000Z7223676
06-18-20161800Z5722666
06-18-20161200Z4514625
06-18-20160600Z3027525
06-18-20160000Z3484636
06-17-20161800Z20012525
06-17-20161200Z24715636
06-17-20160600Z24719636
06-17-20160000Z21815636
06-16-20161800Z23717636
06-16-20161200Z23821646
06-16-20160600Z22317636
06-16-20160000Z19210626
06-15-20161800Z1789626
06-15-20161200Z22911626
06-15-20160600Z18115636
06-15-20160000Z1517626
06-14-20161800Z1696525
06-14-20161200Z1687515
06-14-20160600Z1368616
06-14-20160000Z1318313

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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