Station 44007 - Search and Rescue Data
PORTLAND 12 NM Southeast of Portland,ME
Caution: Right whales may be active in northeast waters year-round. NOAA may establish temporary Dynamic Management Areas (DMAs) to protect aggregations of right whales. Mariners are requested to transit DMAs at 10 knots or less when consistent with safe navigation. For information on currently active DMAs, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike
Buoy 44007 was vandalized on or about 1743Z on 2/16/15, causing damage resulting in transmission failure. Buoy hull 3D54 (44007) was recovered 4/9/15.
Average surface winds - six hour block.
The six-hour averages are calculated as follows: