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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
03-01-20170000Z1529636
02-28-20171800Z1528636
02-28-20171200Z1377646
02-28-20170600Z823646
02-28-20170000Z954646
02-27-20171800Z1106646
02-27-20171200Z10512636
02-27-20170600Z8911626
02-27-20170000Z1099626
02-26-20171800Z37626
02-26-20171200Z33916646
02-26-20170600Z31218636
02-26-20170000Z2269636
02-25-20171800Z20210636
02-25-20171200Z2218646
02-25-20170600Z1514646
02-25-20170000Z584656
02-24-20171800Z209656
02-24-20171200Z3111656
02-24-20170600Z2612666
02-24-20170000Z3313676
02-23-20171800Z3717676
02-23-20171200Z3415666
02-23-20170600Z689666
02-23-20170000Z9012666
02-22-20171800Z10213656
02-22-20171200Z1039646
02-22-20170600Z1256646
02-22-20170000Z1098636
02-21-20171800Z785626
02-21-20171200Z567616
02-21-20170600Z776615
02-21-20170000Z597616
02-20-20171800Z316514
02-20-20171200Z176616
02-20-20170600Z2524616
02-20-20170000Z1956616
02-19-20171800Z2114616
02-19-20171200Z2797616
02-19-20170600Z2427626
02-19-20170000Z1765626
02-18-20171800Z1955616
02-18-20171200Z2205616
02-18-20170600Z21110626
02-18-20170000Z17310626
02-17-20171800Z1906616
02-17-20171200Z3107626
02-17-20170600Z27815626
02-17-20170000Z24710626
02-16-20171800Z2857636
02-16-20171200Z32517636
02-16-20170600Z32019646
02-16-20170000Z28612646
02-15-20171800Z21414646
02-15-20171200Z19916636
02-15-20170600Z20612626
02-15-20170000Z16510626
02-14-20171800Z1544626
02-14-20171200Z1065626
02-14-20170600Z946626
02-14-20170000Z1089636
02-13-20171800Z3815636
02-13-20171200Z3329626
02-13-20170600Z23712626
02-13-20170000Z2218626
02-12-20171800Z20813626
02-12-20171200Z23611626
02-12-20170600Z21610626
02-12-20170000Z18211626
02-11-20171800Z1949626
02-11-20171200Z21411636
02-11-20170600Z18510636
02-11-20170000Z1395636
02-10-20171800Z546626
02-10-20171200Z3411636
02-10-20170600Z33518636
02-10-20170000Z31021646
02-09-20171800Z30021646
02-09-20171200Z25517636
02-09-20170600Z20517636
02-09-20170000Z18811626
02-08-20171800Z2009636
02-08-20171200Z24413646
02-08-20170600Z21517646
02-08-20170000Z16613626
02-07-20171800Z1748626
02-07-20171200Z1603626
02-07-20170600Z1475626
02-07-20170000Z1486626
02-06-20171800Z1131626
02-06-20171200Z3567626
02-06-20170600Z2977626
02-06-20170000Z1967626
02-05-20171800Z3544636
02-05-20171200Z49646
02-05-20170600Z2615656
02-05-20170000Z4020666
02-04-20171800Z4723676
02-04-20171200Z4725676
02-04-20170600Z2618636
02-04-20170000Z2206616
02-03-20171800Z2009616
02-03-20171200Z23510616
02-03-20170600Z2249615
02-03-20170000Z1817616
02-02-20171800Z1996616
02-02-20171200Z2489616
02-02-20170600Z2318615
02-02-20170000Z18510616
02-01-20171800Z20310616
02-01-20171200Z23712626
02-01-20170600Z23013636
02-01-20170000Z18315636
01-31-20171800Z19316626
01-31-20171200Z22613626
01-31-20170600Z23613616
01-31-20170000Z25012626
01-30-20171800Z29216636
01-30-20171200Z29723646
01-30-20170600Z25918636
01-30-20170000Z25719646
01-29-20171800Z24016636
01-29-20171200Z25417636
01-29-20170600Z26319636
01-29-20170000Z24818636
01-28-20171800Z26013626
01-28-20171200Z29816636
01-28-20170600Z28819636
01-28-20170000Z26219636
01-27-20171800Z25814625
01-27-20171200Z31916636
01-27-20170600Z30116626
01-27-20170000Z27412636
01-26-20171800Z24312646
01-26-20171200Z18919646
01-26-20170600Z20014626
01-26-20170000Z17912626
01-25-20171800Z1886616
01-25-20171200Z2318616
01-25-20170600Z2589616
01-25-20170000Z2569616
01-24-20171800Z27210626
01-24-20171200Z28319646
01-24-20170600Z28521646
01-24-20170000Z26021646
01-23-20171800Z25423656
01-23-20171200Z22023656
01-23-20170600Z23418656
01-23-20170000Z14513646
01-22-20171800Z1479646
01-22-20171200Z19114646
01-22-20170600Z2317636
01-22-20170000Z1868626
01-21-20171800Z16313626
01-21-20171200Z2027626
01-21-20170600Z1888626
01-21-20170000Z1556626
01-20-20171800Z1847626
01-20-20171200Z1828626
01-20-20170600Z1573626
01-20-20170000Z905616
01-19-20171800Z2284616
01-19-20171200Z2514616
01-19-20170600Z2648615
01-19-20170000Z2368616
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
01-14-20170000Z1134333

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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