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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
12-14-20170000Z21115626
12-13-20171800Z2884626
12-13-20171200Z32519646
12-13-20170600Z29723646
12-13-20170000Z27922646
12-12-20171800Z24016646
12-12-20171200Z22520636
12-12-20170600Z22419636
12-12-20170000Z20915626
12-11-20171800Z2479616
12-11-20171200Z28814626
12-11-20170600Z28117626
12-11-20170000Z25010616
12-10-20171800Z3076626
12-10-20171200Z32117636
12-10-20170600Z29123646
12-10-20170000Z27722646
12-09-20171800Z26719646
12-09-20171200Z31019656
12-09-20170600Z2718666
12-09-20170000Z1323363
12-08-20171800Z3120666
12-08-20171200Z3620666
12-08-20170600Z4319666
12-08-20170000Z3121656
12-07-20171800Z3819656
12-07-20171200Z3520656
12-07-20170600Z612636
12-07-20170000Z35720646
12-06-20171800Z2037626
12-06-20171200Z2068626
12-06-20170600Z18612626
12-06-20170000Z1527626
12-05-20171800Z3432626
12-05-20171200Z3564636
12-05-20170600Z3564636
12-05-20170000Z4912646
12-04-20171800Z3010646
12-04-20171200Z4816636
12-04-20170600Z4212626
12-04-20170000Z589626
12-03-20171800Z2811636
12-03-20171200Z2011636
12-03-20170600Z3222626
12-03-20170000Z1615626
12-02-20171800Z1563626
12-02-20171200Z2053626
12-02-20170600Z1374626
12-02-20170000Z1395626
12-01-20171800Z982626
12-01-20171200Z3083626
12-01-20170600Z2213626
12-01-20170000Z1213525
11-30-20171800Z115636
11-30-20171200Z77636
11-30-20170600Z363636
11-30-20170000Z615636
11-29-20171800Z318636
11-29-20171200Z238636
11-29-20170600Z516636
11-29-20170000Z396646
11-28-20171800Z3411646
11-28-20171200Z37636
11-28-20170600Z5115646
11-28-20170000Z5014636
11-27-20171800Z4514626
11-27-20171200Z319626
11-27-20170600Z198626
11-27-20170000Z338636
11-26-20171800Z2711626
11-26-20171200Z33511626
11-26-20170600Z27413626
11-26-20170000Z2358626
11-25-20171800Z2298636
11-25-20171200Z3155636
11-25-20170600Z3539646
11-25-20170000Z34412656
11-24-20171800Z2318666
11-24-20171200Z3222666
11-24-20170600Z2321666
11-24-20170000Z3121666
11-23-20171800Z4819666
11-23-20171200Z5020656
11-23-20170600Z5512636
11-23-20170000Z335636
11-22-20171800Z3587636
11-22-20171200Z32811636
11-22-20170600Z2554433
11-22-20170000Z13412252
11-21-20171800Z1188646
11-21-20171200Z1249646
11-21-20170600Z11613646
11-21-20170000Z7714646
11-20-20171800Z7014636
11-20-20171200Z6215636
11-20-20170600Z418636
11-20-20170000Z32018636
11-19-20171800Z30014636
11-19-20171200Z23614646
11-19-20170600Z20120636
11-19-20170000Z17914636
11-18-20171800Z1987626
11-18-20171200Z885636
11-18-20170600Z7313646
11-18-20170000Z6115646
11-17-20171800Z5116646
11-17-20171200Z5510626
11-17-20170600Z3373626
11-17-20170000Z2012626
11-16-20171800Z3316636
11-16-20171200Z35213636
11-16-20170600Z410646
11-16-20170000Z2511646
11-15-20171800Z3018666
11-15-20171200Z3023666
11-15-20170600Z4019656
11-15-20170000Z4018656
11-14-20171800Z3821666
11-14-20171200Z4521666
11-14-20170600Z4720656
11-14-20170000Z4317646
11-13-20171800Z2314444
11-13-20171200Z1316646
11-13-20170600Z2014656
11-13-20170000Z766656
11-12-20171800Z5611666
11-12-20171200Z4522676
11-12-20170600Z5522676
11-12-20170000Z6024676
11-11-20171800Z6126696
11-11-20171200Z4526676
11-11-20170600Z6818656
11-11-20170000Z4716646
11-10-20171800Z2815646
11-10-20171200Z2316636
11-10-20170600Z34415535
11-10-20170000Z33213636
11-09-20171800Z3113636
11-09-20171200Z4113636
11-09-20170600Z4814646
11-09-20170000Z6214636
11-08-20171800Z3425616
11-08-20171200Z2997626
11-08-20170600Z21011626
11-08-20170000Z1638626
11-07-20171800Z1995626
11-07-20171200Z2706626
11-07-20170600Z2323626
11-07-20170000Z1452626
11-06-20171800Z3224626
11-06-20171200Z3526636
11-06-20170600Z168636
11-06-20170000Z3813646
11-05-20171800Z3216646
11-05-20171200Z3714646
11-05-20170600Z4012636
11-05-20170000Z469626
11-04-20171800Z3608626
11-04-20171200Z3437626
11-04-20170600Z3034626
11-04-20170000Z1113626
11-03-20171800Z3596626
11-03-20171200Z210626
11-03-20170600Z245616
11-03-20170000Z607616
11-02-20171800Z197616
11-02-20171200Z327616
11-02-20170600Z516626
11-02-20170000Z429626
11-01-20171800Z429626
11-01-20171200Z145616
11-01-20170600Z2261616
11-01-20170000Z1376616
10-31-20171800Z3521616
10-31-20171200Z2887616
10-31-20170600Z2969616
10-31-20170000Z2798616
10-30-20171800Z3089626
10-30-20171200Z29822656
10-30-20170600Z29527656
10-30-20170000Z28328363

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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