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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
10-23-20140600Z5315635
10-23-20140000Z4823646
10-22-20141800Z2619636
10-22-20141200Z3418626
10-22-20140600Z359626
10-22-20140000Z11812626
10-21-20141800Z12216626
10-21-20141200Z13117626
10-21-20140600Z1948616
10-21-20140000Z24416626
10-20-20141800Z24616626
10-20-20141200Z29614626
10-20-20140600Z30818636
10-20-20140000Z32520636
10-19-20141800Z34317636
10-19-20141200Z31615626
10-19-20140600Z27515626
10-19-20140000Z25115626
10-18-20141800Z21210616
10-18-20141200Z19410626

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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