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Station 41009 - Search and Rescue Data

CANAVERAL 20 NM East of Cape Canaveral, FL
28.501 N 80.184 W (28°30'4" N 80°11'1" W)

Right whales are active off FL from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times along the U.S. East Coast. 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
05-23-20170000Z152143638
05-22-20171800Z15273626
05-22-20171200Z23063626
05-22-20170600Z16193626
05-22-20170000Z135133636
05-21-20171800Z12043626
05-21-20171200Z3213626
05-21-20170600Z13193627
05-21-20170000Z122103628
05-20-20171800Z12573626
05-20-20171200Z13773636
05-20-20170600Z127113636
05-20-20170000Z114133636
05-19-20171800Z118123636
05-19-20171200Z120123646
05-19-20170600Z111123656
05-19-20170000Z95143647

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.

Display all available SAR data (up to 45 days)

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