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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

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
09-05-20150600Z5011616
09-05-20150000Z3815626
09-04-20151800Z3518626
09-04-20151200Z3816616
09-04-20150600Z74606
09-04-20150000Z2325606
09-03-20151800Z23310616
09-03-20151200Z24011616
09-03-20150600Z24011616
09-03-20150000Z23313616
09-02-20151800Z23012616
09-02-20151200Z22211616
09-02-20150600Z2099616
09-02-20150000Z1345616
09-01-20151800Z679616
09-01-20151200Z98616
09-01-20150600Z3088616
09-01-20150000Z25016626
08-31-20151800Z24514616
08-31-20151200Z24714616

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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