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Station 44014 - Search and Rescue Data

VIRGINIA BEACH 64 NM East of Virginia Beach, VA
36.611 N 74.842 W (36°36'41" N 74°50'31" W)

Right whales are active off VA from November to April.  Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas along the mid-Atlantic coast.  To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
07-29-20141800Z3559636
07-29-20141200Z35811636
07-29-20140600Z31812636
07-29-20140000Z26211646
07-28-20141800Z23815656
07-28-20141200Z22618656
07-28-20140600Z20516636
07-28-20140000Z22010636
07-27-20141800Z21511636
07-27-20141200Z21311626
07-27-20140600Z18512626
07-27-20140000Z1539626
07-26-20141800Z1497626
07-26-20141200Z964626
07-26-20140600Z1416626
07-26-20140000Z3604626
07-25-20141800Z35211636
07-25-20141200Z34512636
07-25-20140600Z02636
07-25-20140000Z154636

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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