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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
09-25-20161200Z39636
09-25-20160600Z622636
09-25-20160000Z786636
09-24-20161800Z147636
09-24-20161200Z31510636
09-24-20160600Z2888636
09-24-20160000Z101626
09-23-20161800Z3379525
09-23-20161200Z29411525
09-23-20160600Z2586626
09-23-20160000Z3125626
09-22-20161800Z32010626
09-22-20161200Z31411626
09-22-20160600Z30212626
09-22-20160000Z3495626
09-21-20161800Z3114626
09-21-20161200Z34712636
09-21-20160600Z3310626
09-21-20160000Z3711626
09-20-20161800Z3412525
09-20-20161200Z34810514
09-20-20160600Z2377616
09-20-20160000Z1915616
09-19-20161800Z2345626
09-19-20161200Z2948626
09-19-20160600Z2449626
09-19-20160000Z1991535
09-18-20161800Z3376636
09-18-20161200Z169636
09-18-20160600Z2311646
09-18-20160000Z3313646
09-17-20161800Z3215656
09-17-20161200Z4814555
09-17-20160600Z5316656
09-17-20160000Z4818666
09-16-20161800Z3518666
09-16-20161200Z4516656
09-16-20160600Z3713646
09-16-20160000Z279636
09-15-20161800Z612545
09-15-20161200Z35015646
09-15-20160600Z31216646
09-15-20160000Z31817656
09-14-20161800Z26918666
09-14-20161200Z13115575
09-14-20160600Z9924676
09-14-20160000Z8220656
09-13-20161800Z7716656
09-13-20161200Z9213646
09-13-20160600Z10611636
09-13-20160000Z8613626
09-12-20161800Z1006626
09-12-20161200Z1416626
09-12-20160600Z1746626
09-12-20160000Z14711626
09-11-20161800Z1657626
09-11-20161200Z2258525
09-11-20160600Z19010525
09-11-20160000Z14010626
09-10-20161800Z1451626
09-10-20161200Z2453626
09-10-20160600Z16810626
09-10-20160000Z15111626
09-09-20161800Z1824626
09-09-20161200Z2334626
09-09-20160600Z17410626
09-09-20160000Z16310626
09-08-20161800Z2332626
09-08-20161200Z2338525
09-08-20160600Z19211626
09-08-20160000Z1538626
09-07-20161800Z2441626
09-07-20161200Z2113626
09-07-20160600Z1596626
09-07-20160000Z1492636
09-06-20161800Z553636
09-06-20161200Z717646
09-06-20160600Z799636
09-06-20160000Z8211636
09-05-20161800Z4514636
09-05-20161200Z5812535
09-05-20160600Z7212636
09-05-20160000Z7214646
09-04-20161800Z6313636
09-04-20161200Z7113626
09-04-20160600Z8010626
09-04-20160000Z854626
09-03-20161800Z534626
09-03-20161200Z379636
09-03-20160600Z32813545
09-03-20160000Z28120666
09-02-20161800Z221336106
09-02-20161200Z162366106
09-02-20160600Z14422656
09-02-20160000Z14315636
09-01-20161800Z1607626
09-01-20161200Z21812636
09-01-20160600Z23014636
09-01-20160000Z2206646
08-31-20161800Z3531646
08-31-20161200Z10510656
08-31-20160600Z10619565
08-31-20160000Z7614646
08-30-20161800Z8813646
08-30-20161200Z928636
08-30-20160600Z1129636
08-30-20160000Z6513636
08-29-20161800Z7511636
08-29-20161200Z6711636
08-29-20160600Z7713646
08-29-20160000Z6713636
08-28-20161800Z6714646
08-28-20161200Z7013636
08-28-20160600Z8013444
08-28-20160000Z8213646
08-27-20161800Z7515656
08-27-20161200Z5616646
08-27-20160600Z597636
08-27-20160000Z7711646
08-26-20161800Z7315646
08-26-20161200Z6012636
08-26-20160600Z7910646
08-26-20160000Z7613646
08-25-20161800Z4516646
08-25-20161200Z5112636
08-25-20160600Z6413545
08-25-20160000Z7315646
08-24-20161800Z6315646
08-24-20161200Z5812535
08-24-20160600Z8512636
08-24-20160000Z8614636
08-23-20161800Z6912626
08-23-20161200Z866515
08-23-20160600Z926515
08-23-20160000Z1058616
08-22-20161800Z803615
08-22-20161200Z31210626
08-22-20160600Z26915525
08-22-20160000Z19014626
08-21-20161800Z20610626
08-21-20161200Z27813626
08-21-20160600Z24713626
08-21-20160000Z17413626
08-20-20161800Z1959626
08-20-20161200Z2739626
08-20-20160600Z21911525
08-20-20160000Z18412626
08-19-20161800Z1683626
08-19-20161200Z2177626
08-19-20160600Z19511525
08-19-20160000Z16812626
08-18-20161800Z1778616
08-18-20161200Z2096626
08-18-20160600Z1779626
08-18-20160000Z1488626
08-17-20161800Z1264616
08-17-20161200Z1462616
08-17-20160600Z1384525
08-17-20160000Z1229525
08-16-20161800Z1069626
08-16-20161200Z1129626
08-16-20160600Z12310525
08-16-20160000Z11612626
08-15-20161800Z1098626
08-15-20161200Z1036616
08-15-20160600Z1366626
08-15-20160000Z1097626
08-14-20161800Z1242626
08-14-20161200Z1877626
08-14-20160600Z16311626
08-14-20160000Z15413626
08-13-20161800Z17311626
08-13-20161200Z18512626
08-13-20160600Z17314535
08-13-20160000Z14813525
08-12-20161800Z17010626
08-12-20161200Z17710626
08-12-20160600Z17012626
08-12-20160000Z1589626
08-11-20161800Z1937626
08-11-20161200Z432626
08-11-20160600Z1982626
08-11-20160000Z1695323

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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