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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

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
10-23-20141800Z32025393
10-23-20141200Z310275115
10-23-20140600Z322276116
10-23-20140000Z33028696
10-22-20141800Z31118656
10-22-20141200Z30314646
10-22-20140600Z29410636
10-22-20140000Z2249636
10-21-20141800Z2389636
10-21-20141200Z21110636
10-21-20140600Z23611646
10-21-20140000Z20317636
10-20-20141800Z19410636
10-20-20141200Z1702636
10-20-20140600Z35710646
10-20-20140000Z33518666
10-19-20141800Z32522686
10-19-20141200Z32521666
10-19-20140600Z33919666
10-19-20140000Z3319666

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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