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Station 44020 - Search and Rescue Data

NANTUCKET SOUND
41.443 N 70.186 W (41°26'35" N 70°11'11" 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

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
04-18-20141200Z6613626
04-18-20140600Z7416636
04-18-20140000Z6017636
04-17-20141800Z6019636
04-17-20141200Z5221636
04-17-20140600Z4519636
04-17-20140000Z3016626
04-16-20141800Z35921645
04-16-20141200Z34423646
04-16-20140600Z3138635
04-16-20140000Z19029645
04-15-20141800Z19026645
04-15-20141200Z18820625
04-15-20140600Z19020636
04-15-20140000Z19319625
04-14-20141800Z20717626
04-14-20141200Z21519625
04-14-20140600Z21019625
04-14-20140000Z19818626
04-13-20141800Z16713626

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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