Station 41009 - Search and Rescue Data
CANAVERAL 20 NM East of Cape Canaveral, FL
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.
Station 41009 appeared to have gone adrift on 10/07/2016 while under the influence of Hurricane Matthew. The last report from its moored position was at 0539Z 10/07/2016. The buoy has ceased all transmissions after 0830Z 10/07/2016.
No Current Reports