Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home News Organization
 
 
    
    Station List

 Observations
    Mobile Access
    Obs via Google Maps
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         Historical
         DART®
         Oil & Gas ADCP
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    Gliders
    BuoyCAMs Image indicating link to BuoyCAMs page
    APEX
    TAO
    DODS
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Obs Web Widget
    Email Access

 Station Status
    NDBC Maintenance
    NDBC Platforms
    Partner Platforms

 Program Info
    Facebook Logo
    NDBC on Facebook
    About NDBC
     Met/Ocean
          Moored Buoy
          C-MAN
    TAO
    DART®
    VOS
    CSP
    IOOS® Program
    IOOS® DAC

 Publications
    NDBC DQC Handbook
    Hurricane Data Plots
    Mariners Weather
      Log

    Observing
      Handbook No. 1


 Science Education

 NDBC Director
 FAQ
 Media Inquiries
 Contact Us
 Visitor Information
 Links
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

TAO performance improves after second service cruise. Read more...

Station 42002 - Search and Rescue Data

WEST GULF - 207 NM East of Brownsville, TX
26.091 N 93.758 W (26°5'29" N 93°45'29" W)

42002 was re-established at the above location on 7/18/2014.  

Previously the station was positioned at  25* 47' 24" N 093* 39' 58" W.

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
07-31-20140000Z1001414
07-30-20141800Z2372616
07-30-20141200Z2202616
07-30-20140600Z1002616
07-30-20140000Z63616
07-29-20141800Z3184616
07-29-20141200Z2654616
07-29-20140600Z2073616
07-29-20140000Z1501616
07-28-20141800Z1503616
07-28-20141200Z1802616
07-28-20140600Z1578626
07-28-20140000Z1446626
07-27-20141800Z1509626
07-27-20141200Z15110626
07-27-20140600Z15210626
07-27-20140000Z1678626
07-26-20141800Z1649626
07-26-20141200Z1799626
07-26-20140600Z1689616
07-26-20140000Z1607616
07-25-20141800Z1826616
07-25-20141200Z1897616
07-25-20140600Z1678616
07-25-20140000Z1241616
07-24-20141800Z2364616
07-24-20141200Z1987616
07-24-20140600Z1545616
07-24-20140000Z771616
07-23-20141800Z1922616
07-23-20141200Z1786616
07-23-20140600Z1487616
07-23-20140000Z1331616
07-22-20141800Z1534626
07-22-20141200Z1786626
07-22-20140600Z1519626
07-22-20140000Z1467525
07-21-20141800Z1388626
07-21-20141200Z1707636
07-21-20140600Z17712636
07-21-20140000Z14110636
07-20-20141800Z1858636
07-20-20141200Z17611636
07-20-20140600Z17315646
07-20-20140000Z16012636
07-19-20141800Z1578646
07-19-20141200Z18312646
07-19-20140600Z16215646
07-19-20140000Z16411646
07-18-20141800Z17010141

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 42002 station page