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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
01-19-20170000Z2408414
01-18-20171800Z2466626
01-18-20171200Z22110626
01-18-20170600Z2168626
01-18-20170000Z1546626
01-17-20171800Z112626
01-17-20171200Z3544636
01-17-20170600Z342636
01-17-20170000Z689636
01-16-20171800Z368626
01-16-20171200Z384626
01-16-20170600Z1304626
01-16-20170000Z1495636
01-15-20171800Z51636
01-15-20171200Z13636
01-15-20170600Z3533636
01-15-20170000Z773636
01-14-20171800Z154636
01-14-20171200Z44636
01-14-20170600Z3463636
01-14-20170000Z943636
01-13-20171800Z253636
01-13-20171200Z143636
01-13-20170600Z1034636
01-13-20170000Z1206636
01-12-20171800Z623636
01-12-20171200Z1033636
01-12-20170600Z1182636
01-12-20170000Z1356636
01-11-20171800Z1593636
01-11-20171200Z1495636
01-11-20170600Z943636
01-11-20170000Z1172636
01-10-20171800Z676636
01-10-20171200Z3313636
01-10-20170600Z5312646
01-10-20170000Z3615646
01-09-20171800Z2618656
01-09-20171200Z4117656
01-09-20170600Z4517656
01-09-20170000Z1113646
01-08-20171800Z115656
01-08-20171200Z36023656
01-08-20170600Z35522666
01-08-20170000Z34223666
01-07-20171800Z33524666
01-07-20171200Z32216646
01-07-20170600Z494626
01-07-20170000Z814616
01-06-20171800Z1573616
01-06-20171200Z2607626
01-06-20170600Z2448626
01-06-20170000Z2061626
01-05-20171800Z49636
01-05-20171200Z4111636
01-05-20170600Z1414626
01-05-20170000Z3189616
01-04-20171800Z2376616
01-04-20171200Z26211626
01-04-20170600Z2559626
01-04-20170000Z21711636
01-03-20171800Z20315646
01-03-20171200Z18917646
01-03-20170600Z19010636
01-03-20170000Z1317636
01-02-20171800Z1797636
01-02-20171200Z1889636
01-02-20170600Z1768626
01-02-20170000Z15310626
01-01-20171800Z1617626
01-01-20171200Z1375616
01-01-20170600Z1224616
01-01-20170000Z435616
12-31-20161800Z3214616
12-31-20161200Z1081616
12-31-20160600Z3138616
12-31-20160000Z28715626
12-30-20161800Z29216636
12-30-20161200Z30723656
12-30-20160600Z30524646
12-30-20160000Z29917636
12-29-20161800Z22910636
12-29-20161200Z20813636
12-29-20160600Z1927626
12-29-20160000Z1092626
12-28-20161800Z2592626
12-28-20161200Z2505636
12-28-20160600Z2096636
12-28-20160000Z1704636
12-27-20161800Z2213636
12-27-20161200Z14636
12-27-20160600Z229646
12-27-20160000Z2110646
12-26-20161800Z3015656
12-26-20161200Z4015646
12-26-20160600Z4610636
12-26-20160000Z4710636
12-25-20161800Z339636
12-25-20161200Z276636
12-25-20160600Z1250636
12-25-20160000Z1083636
12-24-20161800Z82646
12-24-20161200Z3486646
12-24-20160600Z96656
12-24-20160000Z4718666
12-23-20161800Z4219666
12-23-20161200Z4315646
12-23-20160600Z35310636
12-23-20160000Z2325636
12-22-20161800Z2533636
12-22-20161200Z3545636
12-22-20160600Z126636
12-22-20160000Z397636
12-21-20161800Z139636
12-21-20161200Z35613636
12-21-20160600Z34612646
12-21-20160000Z35912646
12-20-20161800Z2015656
12-20-20161200Z2518666
12-20-20160600Z2519666
12-20-20160000Z3021676
12-19-20161800Z3618656
12-19-20161200Z4613646
12-19-20160600Z3273646
12-19-20160000Z1657646
12-18-20161800Z1958646
12-18-20161200Z1919646
12-18-20160600Z19210646
12-18-20160000Z1689656
12-17-20161800Z1733656
12-17-20161200Z228656
12-17-20160600Z412646
12-17-20160000Z2716565
12-16-20161800Z5517666
12-16-20161200Z5518656
12-16-20160600Z5113636
12-16-20160000Z34114636
12-15-20161800Z31013626
12-15-20161200Z30814636
12-15-20160600Z34912636
12-15-20160000Z3613636
12-14-20161800Z3526626
12-14-20161200Z2478626
12-14-20160600Z2279636
12-14-20160000Z1759636
12-13-20161800Z1926636
12-13-20161200Z2194636
12-13-20160600Z2234636
12-13-20160000Z2385636
12-12-20161800Z21010646
12-12-20161200Z2146646
12-12-20160600Z1437646
12-12-20160000Z1153646
12-11-20161800Z1189656
12-11-20161200Z9614646
12-11-20160600Z6317646
12-11-20160000Z5317646
12-10-20161800Z3318646
12-10-20161200Z3815636
12-10-20160600Z3714636
12-10-20160000Z1511636
12-09-20161800Z1214646
12-09-20161200Z36017646
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
12-04-20160000Z5517242

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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