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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
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
08-11-20160000Z1515626
08-10-20161800Z1227626
08-10-20161200Z1428636
08-10-20160600Z16311646
08-10-20160000Z13317646
08-09-20161800Z14017646
08-09-20161200Z16214646
08-09-20160600Z16216656
08-09-20160000Z15820656
08-08-20161800Z15618646
08-08-20161200Z17019656
08-08-20160600Z16918646
08-08-20160000Z16216646
08-07-20161800Z16114636
08-07-20161200Z17812636
08-07-20160600Z18715636
08-07-20160000Z19115636
08-06-20161800Z19811626
08-06-20161200Z22312636
08-06-20160600Z20712636
08-06-20160000Z18613636
08-05-20161800Z17412636
08-05-20161200Z21611636
08-05-20160600Z17911636
08-05-20160000Z17312636
08-04-20161800Z1618636
08-04-20161200Z2287646
08-04-20160600Z19414646
08-04-20160000Z16212636
08-03-20161800Z1444646
08-03-20161200Z22710646
08-03-20160600Z20315646
08-03-20160000Z16615636
08-02-20161800Z1905626
08-02-20161200Z2279525
08-02-20160600Z1989626
08-02-20160000Z21812636
08-01-20161800Z1829626
08-01-20161200Z2168636
08-01-20160600Z2288636
08-01-20160000Z16913535
07-31-20161800Z16212525
07-31-20161200Z19912636
07-31-20160600Z17918646
07-31-20160000Z16316626
07-30-20161800Z17010616
07-30-20161200Z26710626
07-30-20160600Z21215646
07-30-20160000Z17117636
07-29-20161800Z1729626
07-29-20161200Z27614636
07-29-20160600Z21115636
07-29-20160000Z17116525
07-28-20161800Z1648525
07-28-20161200Z27510626
07-28-20160600Z20016636
07-28-20160000Z16815626
07-27-20161800Z1929615
07-27-20161200Z27712626
07-27-20160600Z21314636
07-27-20160000Z16113626
07-26-20161800Z1686626
07-26-20161200Z2456626
07-26-20160600Z19311636
07-26-20160000Z15313626
07-25-20161800Z1736525
07-25-20161200Z2037626
07-25-20160600Z17214636
07-25-20160000Z14813626
07-24-20161800Z1737626
07-24-20161200Z19911636
07-24-20160600Z18812626
07-24-20160000Z15712626
07-23-20161800Z1878626
07-23-20161200Z2347626
07-23-20160600Z2149626
07-23-20160000Z14010626
07-22-20161800Z562525
07-22-20161200Z1915636
07-22-20160600Z1524626
07-22-20160000Z1456636
07-21-20161800Z1314626
07-21-20161200Z1662626
07-21-20160600Z1675626
07-21-20160000Z1618626
07-20-20161800Z1794626
07-20-20161200Z2397626
07-20-20160600Z1758626
07-20-20160000Z15411626
07-19-20161800Z1202515
07-19-20161200Z2292616
07-19-20160600Z1677616
07-19-20160000Z1566625
07-18-20161800Z995626
07-18-20161200Z445626
07-18-20160600Z2623626
07-18-20160000Z1387626
07-17-20161800Z1708626
07-17-20161200Z2039626
07-17-20160600Z17412636
07-17-20160000Z15515626
07-16-20161800Z18010525
07-16-20161200Z19114636
07-16-20160600Z1778626
07-16-20160000Z19612636
07-15-20161800Z16810626
07-15-20161200Z21310636
07-15-20160600Z18515636
07-15-20160000Z19411626
07-14-20161800Z18411626
07-14-20161200Z20612525
07-14-20160600Z19414636
07-14-20160000Z17313625
07-13-20161800Z1814414
07-13-20161200Z2757616
07-13-20160600Z2369626
07-13-20160000Z20714323

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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