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Station 42040 - Search and Rescue Data

LUKE OFFSHORE TEST PLATFORM - 64 NM South of Dauphin Island, AL
29.212 N 88.207 W (29°12'45" N 88°12'27" W)

This buoy is not adrift.

Click here for the latest positions.

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
03-31-20151800Z2256626
03-31-20151200Z2325626
03-31-20150600Z22111636
03-31-20150000Z20514636
03-30-20151800Z19212636
03-30-20151200Z19412636
03-30-20150600Z18417646
03-30-20150000Z16515636
03-29-20151800Z14013626
03-29-20151200Z11413616
03-29-20150600Z1146616
03-29-20150000Z884616
03-28-20151800Z587626
03-28-20151200Z2111636
03-28-20150600Z2016646
03-28-20150000Z30818646
03-27-20151800Z33220656
03-27-20151200Z33222656
03-27-20150600Z27117646
03-27-20150000Z18313636

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.

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