Station 41033 - Search and Rescue Data
Fripp Nearshore (FRP 2)
Right whales are active off SC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station between November 1 and April 30. 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.
The six-hour averages are calculated as follows: