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Station 42360 - Search and Rescue Data

BW Pioneer buoy - C16471
26.602 N 90.238 W (26°36'9" N 90°14'17" W)

Anemometers are located at 3 meters above sea level but they are corrected to 10 meters by the owner.
October 1st, 2014 buoy 42360 was re-deployed at 26 36' 8.64" N  90 14' 17.1" W.  This is approximately 18 miles east of its previous location.  

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
03-03-20151200Z11014333
03-03-20150600Z1058636
03-03-20150000Z1259636
03-02-20151800Z10211636
03-02-20151200Z827646
03-02-20150600Z1238646
03-02-20150000Z14111656
03-01-20151800Z10815656
03-01-20151200Z9520656
03-01-20150600Z8825666
03-01-20150000Z8027575
02-28-20151800Z8028676
02-28-20151200Z7027676
02-28-20150600Z6324666
02-28-20150000Z6824666
02-27-20151800Z6026676
02-27-20151200Z3325656
02-27-20150600Z2723656
02-27-20150000Z319656
02-26-20151800Z34418656

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 all available SAR data (up to 45 days)

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