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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
12-09-20161200Z35817545
12-09-20160600Z34120646
12-09-20160000Z32918636
12-08-20161800Z28812525
12-08-20161200Z29515626
12-08-20160600Z2807525
12-08-20160000Z1355626
12-07-20161800Z435525
12-07-20161200Z210626
12-07-20160600Z3503636
12-07-20160000Z2509636
12-06-20161800Z18216646
12-06-20161200Z17916646
12-06-20160600Z608636
12-06-20160000Z6010636
12-05-20161800Z2921535
12-05-20161200Z18513646
12-05-20160600Z17613646
12-05-20160000Z13410646
12-04-20161800Z1098535
12-04-20161200Z9612646
12-04-20160600Z7316646
12-04-20160000Z6016545
12-03-20161800Z5112636
12-03-20161200Z1210626
12-03-20160600Z36012626
12-03-20160000Z35910626
12-02-20161800Z32811626
12-02-20161200Z33915636
12-02-20160600Z31917636
12-02-20160000Z28212626
12-01-20161800Z28011535
12-01-20161200Z27912646
12-01-20160600Z20914656
12-01-20160000Z17517656
11-30-20161800Z17612646
11-30-20161200Z1939646
11-30-20160600Z18310646
11-30-20160000Z16913656
11-29-20161800Z17814656
11-29-20161200Z17710666
11-29-20160600Z15313666
11-29-20160000Z13715656
11-28-20161800Z12513545
11-28-20161200Z11715646
11-28-20160600Z9114646
11-28-20160000Z6815646
11-27-20161800Z4515646
11-27-20161200Z4816646
11-27-20160600Z4714646
11-27-20160000Z3211626
11-26-20161800Z35613626
11-26-20161200Z32213626
11-26-20160600Z2447626
11-26-20160000Z1627626
11-25-20161800Z901525
11-25-20161200Z3001525
11-25-20160600Z1572626
11-25-20160000Z1327626
11-24-20161800Z1223626
11-24-20161200Z3231626
11-24-20160600Z1505636
11-24-20160000Z1207626
11-23-20161800Z10710636
11-23-20161200Z10313636
11-23-20160600Z7114636
11-23-20160000Z5516646
11-22-20161800Z3916636
11-22-20161200Z3911626
11-22-20160600Z218616
11-22-20160000Z3227616
11-21-20161800Z3386626
11-21-20161200Z3339626
11-21-20160600Z32715636
11-21-20160000Z29613636
11-20-20161800Z3078636
11-20-20161200Z33819646
11-20-20160600Z32724656
11-20-20160000Z30918636
11-19-20161800Z23510626
11-19-20161200Z26811626
11-19-20160600Z2127616
11-19-20160000Z1425616
11-18-20161800Z3583616
11-18-20161200Z3534616
11-18-20160600Z1502616
11-18-20160000Z1174616
11-17-20161800Z3293616
11-17-20161200Z2736616
11-17-20160600Z2603616
11-17-20160000Z571414
11-16-20161200Z--014
11-16-20160600Z--015
11-16-20160000Z--016
11-15-20161800Z--016
11-15-20161200Z--026
11-15-20160600Z--016
11-15-20160000Z--026
11-14-20161800Z--026
11-14-20161200Z--036
11-14-20160600Z--046
11-14-20160000Z--056
11-13-20161800Z--066
11-13-20161200Z--075
11-13-20160600Z--085
11-13-20160000Z--086
11-12-20161800Z--086
11-12-20161200Z--056
11-12-20160600Z--026
11-12-20160000Z--025
11-11-20161200Z--025
11-11-20160600Z--036
11-11-20160000Z--036
11-10-20161800Z--046
11-10-20161200Z--046
11-10-20160600Z--025
11-10-20160000Z--026
11-09-20161800Z--036
11-09-20161200Z--036
11-09-20160600Z--036
11-09-20160000Z--036
11-08-20161800Z--046
11-08-20161200Z--046
11-08-20160600Z--055
11-08-20160000Z--055
11-07-20161800Z--056
11-07-20161200Z--046
11-07-20160600Z--044
11-07-20160000Z--046
11-06-20161800Z--056
11-06-20161200Z--056
11-06-20160600Z--056
11-06-20160000Z--056
11-05-20161800Z--056
11-05-20161200Z--066
11-05-20160600Z--066
11-05-20160000Z--066
11-04-20161800Z--036
11-04-20161200Z--036
11-04-20160600Z--024
11-04-20160000Z--036
11-03-20161800Z--036
11-03-20161200Z--046
11-03-20160600Z--036
11-03-20160000Z--046
11-02-20161800Z--046
11-02-20161200Z--046
11-02-20160600Z--046
11-02-20160000Z--056
11-01-20161800Z--046
11-01-20161200Z--036
11-01-20160600Z--025
11-01-20160000Z--026
10-31-20161800Z--026
10-31-20161200Z--036
10-31-20160600Z--036
10-31-20160000Z--036
10-30-20161800Z--036
10-30-20161200Z--046
10-30-20160600Z--046
10-30-20160000Z--046
10-29-20161800Z--046
10-29-20161200Z--046
10-29-20160600Z--034
10-29-20160000Z--036
10-28-20161800Z--046
10-28-20161200Z--046
10-28-20160600Z--046
10-28-20160000Z--046
10-27-20161800Z--046
10-27-20161200Z--046
10-27-20160600Z--045
10-27-20160000Z--036
10-26-20161800Z--036
10-26-20161200Z--036
10-26-20160600Z--046
10-26-20160000Z--056
10-25-20161800Z--036
10-25-20161200Z--014
10-25-20160600Z--016
10-25-20160000Z--013

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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