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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
04-27-20171200Z1849646
04-27-20170600Z18514646
04-27-20170000Z16714636
04-26-20171800Z1616626
04-26-20171200Z2429636
04-26-20170600Z22214636
04-26-20170000Z17710636
04-25-20171800Z2445636
04-25-20171200Z27818646
04-25-20170600Z26816646
04-25-20170000Z26617646
04-24-20171800Z24014646
04-24-20171200Z22313646
04-24-20170600Z17116646
04-24-20170000Z15315636
04-23-20171800Z16710636
04-23-20171200Z2058636
04-23-20170600Z19511636
04-23-20170000Z17213626
04-22-20171800Z1819636
04-22-20171200Z20912636
04-22-20170600Z18314636
04-22-20170000Z16212626
04-21-20171800Z19010626
04-21-20171200Z22411626
04-21-20170600Z18310626
04-21-20170000Z15011626
04-20-20171800Z1153636
04-20-20171200Z1272636
04-20-20170600Z1156636
04-20-20170000Z967636
04-19-20171800Z716626
04-19-20171200Z664626
04-19-20170600Z896626
04-19-20170000Z1277626
04-18-20171800Z1528626
04-18-20171200Z2086626
04-18-20170600Z1978626
04-18-20170000Z16310626
04-17-20171800Z1667636
04-17-20171200Z2385636
04-17-20170600Z1483636
04-17-20170000Z965636
04-16-20171800Z1046636
04-16-20171200Z1326646
04-16-20170600Z1376646
04-16-20170000Z1219646
04-15-20171800Z906646
04-15-20171200Z706656
04-15-20170600Z746646
04-15-20170000Z908646
04-14-20171800Z439646
04-14-20171200Z417636
04-14-20170600Z424636
04-14-20170000Z776636
04-13-20171800Z349636
04-13-20171200Z366636
04-13-20170600Z624636
04-13-20170000Z495636
04-12-20171800Z626636
04-12-20171200Z454636
04-12-20170600Z262626
04-12-20170000Z838636
04-11-20171800Z577626
04-11-20171200Z905636
04-11-20170600Z1085626
04-11-20170000Z907626
04-10-20171800Z566626
04-10-20171200Z744626
04-10-20170600Z1005626
04-10-20170000Z829626
04-09-20171800Z4112626
04-09-20171200Z594616
04-09-20170600Z1024626
04-09-20170000Z1057626
04-08-20171800Z489626
04-08-20171200Z512626
04-08-20170600Z30913626
04-08-20170000Z28416636
04-07-20171800Z28020646
04-07-20171200Z28220636
04-07-20170600Z29822646
04-07-20170000Z27823656
04-06-20171800Z25023656
04-06-20171200Z25821646
04-06-20170600Z17914646
04-06-20170000Z1586636
04-05-20171800Z16310636
04-05-20171200Z1537636
04-05-20170600Z2166646
04-05-20170000Z18518656
04-04-20171800Z18712656
04-04-20171200Z2415656
04-04-20170600Z22413656
04-04-20170000Z1905646
04-03-20171800Z14514646
04-03-20171200Z13710646
04-03-20170600Z14310636
04-03-20170000Z8610636
04-02-20171800Z578626
04-02-20171200Z2302626
04-02-20170600Z2169626
04-02-20170000Z1748626
04-01-20171800Z1565626
04-01-20171200Z3098636
04-01-20170600Z2649636
04-01-20170000Z2078646
03-31-20171800Z18511646
03-31-20171200Z18111656
03-31-20170600Z17113636
03-31-20170000Z12815636
03-30-20171800Z1177636
03-30-20171200Z795626
03-30-20170600Z1022626
03-30-20170000Z1096636
03-29-20171800Z275636
03-29-20171200Z2906636
03-29-20170600Z2228636
03-29-20170000Z18811636
03-28-20171800Z17610535
03-28-20171200Z2087646
03-28-20170600Z1906636
03-28-20170000Z1557636
03-27-20171800Z1295636
03-27-20171200Z1523646
03-27-20170600Z1285646
03-27-20170000Z13310646
03-26-20171800Z1265646
03-26-20171200Z1443646
03-26-20170600Z1015646
03-26-20170000Z1107646
03-25-20171800Z1008646
03-25-20171200Z1066656
03-25-20170600Z1168646
03-25-20170000Z968646
03-24-20171800Z857656
03-24-20171200Z847656
03-24-20170600Z9111666
03-24-20170000Z5820676
03-23-20171800Z5622676
03-23-20171200Z6021676
03-23-20170600Z5718656
03-23-20170000Z7817646
03-22-20171800Z549626
03-22-20171200Z24012636
03-22-20170600Z21912636
03-22-20170000Z18715636
03-21-20171800Z19014636
03-21-20171200Z21512636
03-21-20170600Z19711636
03-21-20170000Z15510636
03-20-20171800Z681636
03-20-20171200Z305636
03-20-20170600Z588636
03-20-20170000Z729636
03-19-20171800Z2911646
03-19-20171200Z33914636
03-19-20170600Z25511626
03-19-20170000Z19513636
03-18-20171800Z18914626
03-18-20171200Z21514626
03-18-20170600Z19513626
03-18-20170000Z16212615
03-17-20171800Z1432616
03-17-20171200Z3112616
03-17-20170600Z2293616
03-17-20170000Z1964626
03-16-20171800Z3537626
03-16-20171200Z36014636
03-16-20170600Z32619646
03-16-20170000Z30315636
03-15-20171800Z30715636
03-15-20171200Z32622656
03-15-20170600Z30325656
03-15-20170000Z27521646
03-14-20171800Z26719646
03-14-20171200Z28324656
03-14-20170600Z2989646
03-14-20170000Z214666
03-13-20171800Z1818656
03-13-20171200Z3218666
03-13-20170600Z3822676
03-13-20170000Z3325373

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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