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Station 45162 - Search and Rescue Data

Thunder Bay Buoy, Alpena, MI
44.988 N 83.271 W (44°59'17" N 83°16'14" W)

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
09-26-20171800Z0017016
09-26-20171200Z243116018
09-26-20170600Z170417018
09-26-20170000Z162318118
09-25-20171800Z160117117
09-25-20171200Z188418018
09-25-20170600Z178518117
09-25-20170000Z161414116
09-24-20171800Z0018018
09-24-20171200Z0018018
09-24-20170600Z0017116
09-24-20170000Z161216117
09-23-20171800Z168318118
09-23-20171200Z196418015
09-23-20170600Z234317118
09-23-20170000Z173318117
09-22-20171800Z160015118
09-22-20171200Z0018118
09-22-20170600Z160017116
09-22-20170000Z125117217

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.

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