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Station 42040 - Search and Rescue Data

LUKE OFFSHORE TEST PLATFORM - 63 NM South of Dauphin Island, AL
29.212 N 88.207 W (29°12'45" N 88°12'27" W)

Station 42040 went adrift on 01/22/2016 and the last report from its moored position was at 1400Z.
Buoy recovered 01/25/16.

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
01-25-20161200Z20110323
01-25-20160600Z1579515
01-25-20160000Z1202626
01-24-20161800Z131626
01-24-20161200Z85636
01-24-20160600Z014656
01-24-20160000Z33119666
01-23-20161800Z32023685
01-23-20161200Z322266106
01-23-20160600Z328306126
01-23-20160000Z311316124
01-22-20161800Z292326126
01-22-20161200Z281316106
01-22-20160600Z22920686
01-22-20160000Z17424655
01-21-20161800Z18115646
01-21-20161200Z19312646
01-21-20160600Z18612656
01-21-20160000Z16817646
01-20-20161800Z16718646
01-20-20161200Z14419646
01-20-20160600Z12117636
01-20-20160000Z9217636
01-19-20161800Z8110616
01-19-20161200Z847616
01-19-20160600Z287616
01-19-20160000Z3588626
01-18-20161800Z208636
01-18-20161200Z2913636
01-18-20160600Z2013636
01-18-20160000Z35515646
01-17-20161800Z34718666
01-17-20161200Z34325686
01-17-20160600Z832686
01-17-20160000Z5516636
01-16-20161800Z567636
01-16-20161200Z119646
01-16-20160600Z28413666
01-16-20160000Z26219666
01-15-20161800Z27018676
01-15-20161200Z32115675
01-15-20160600Z15817696
01-15-20160000Z11822666
01-14-20161800Z12017645
01-14-20161200Z12314625
01-14-20160600Z11311626
01-14-20160000Z1039626
01-13-20161800Z8311626
01-13-20161200Z3912626
01-13-20160600Z3608616
01-13-20160000Z57616
01-12-20161800Z211616
01-12-20161200Z78616
01-12-20160600Z327616
01-12-20160000Z419626
01-11-20161800Z459626
01-11-20161200Z3812636
01-11-20160600Z515646
01-11-20160000Z35115656
01-10-20161800Z32318665
01-10-20161200Z31120676
01-10-20160600Z29823666
01-10-20160000Z27821656
01-09-20161800Z23214656
01-09-20161200Z13816645
01-09-20160600Z11715636
01-09-20160000Z9310636
01-08-20161800Z359646
01-08-20161200Z208656
01-08-20160600Z4910666
01-08-20160000Z3820686
01-07-20161800Z8320666
01-07-20161200Z10017666
01-07-20160600Z10319666
01-07-20160000Z9016676
01-06-20161800Z7019685
01-06-20161200Z6818666
01-06-20160600Z8020666
01-06-20160000Z8022676
01-05-20161800Z7913646
01-05-20161200Z7114656
01-05-20160600Z4920676
01-05-20160000Z1321656
01-04-20161800Z214636
01-04-20161200Z617656
01-04-20160600Z35321646
01-04-20160000Z36016636
01-03-20161800Z1013636
01-03-20161200Z2513636
01-03-20160600Z2713636
01-03-20160000Z1115646
01-02-20161800Z2219666
01-02-20161200Z2721666
01-02-20160600Z2524676
01-02-20160000Z1323666
01-01-20161800Z1619666
01-01-20161200Z1421655
01-01-20160600Z2818656
01-01-20160000Z3120656
12-31-20151800Z2520656
12-31-20151200Z2783635
12-31-20150600Z764636
12-31-20150000Z477646
12-30-20151800Z1726646
12-30-20151200Z16314636
12-30-20150600Z1626636
12-30-20150000Z7411636
12-29-20151800Z528656
12-29-20151200Z3368666
12-29-20150600Z28512676
12-29-20150000Z26314666
12-28-20151800Z26319676
12-28-20151200Z16722685
12-28-20150600Z14819666
12-28-20150000Z13716666

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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