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Station 44020 - Search and Rescue Data

NANTUCKET SOUND
41.443 N 70.187 W (41°26'35" N 70°11'14" W)

Caution: Right whales may be active in northeast waters year-round.  NOAA recommends vessels reduce speeds below 10 knots, when consistent with safe navigation. For latest sightings, go to: http://rwhalesightings.nefsc.noaa.gov/

For area forecasts and warnings, select: Boston WFO

New hull 3D41 deployed at Station 44020 on 2/21/15.

Hull 3D53 formerly at 44020 reported missing from station by US Coast Guard vessel.  The last report from moored position was at 0450Z 1/27/15. No data or positions are currently being reported.

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
03-04-20151200Z24717323
03-04-20150600Z18619636
03-04-20150000Z17316616
03-03-20151800Z2065616
03-03-20151200Z30514626
03-03-20150600Z29818626
03-03-20150000Z28717626
03-02-20151800Z28916626
03-02-20151200Z26613616
03-02-20150600Z2065616
03-02-20150000Z1647606
03-01-20151800Z1987606
03-01-20151200Z2494606
03-01-20150600Z2678606
03-01-20150000Z24410616
02-28-20151800Z2715616
02-28-20151200Z32411616
02-28-20150600Z31512616
02-28-20150000Z2883616
02-27-20151800Z3255616
02-27-20151200Z32814626

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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