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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
08-19-20171200Z28143616
08-19-20170600Z19863628
08-19-20170000Z19213526
08-18-20171800Z17953617
08-18-20171200Z24753619
08-18-20170600Z23373628
08-18-20170000Z17183619
08-17-20171800Z18523618
08-17-20171200Z25273619
08-17-20170600Z23963617
08-17-20170000Z22743628
08-16-20171800Z34123618
08-16-20171200Z27373628
08-16-20170600Z221103629
08-16-20170000Z212736110
08-15-20171800Z17653619
08-15-20171200Z23973628
08-15-20170600Z23983638
08-15-20170000Z17383637
08-14-20171800Z18343638

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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