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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

Station 46029 - Search and Rescue Data

COLUMBIA RIVER BAR - 20NM West of Columbia River Mouth
46.159 N 124.514 W (46°9'32" N 124°30'52" W)

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
11-29-20140600Z303196116
11-29-20140000Z328176106
11-28-20141800Z28956116
11-28-20141200Z197166106
11-28-20140600Z198186116
11-28-20140000Z191206126
11-27-20141800Z193186106
11-27-20141200Z200176106
11-27-20140600Z18525686
11-27-20140000Z17320666
11-26-20141800Z18317676
11-26-20141200Z18518676
11-26-20140600Z20316676
11-26-20140000Z20515686
11-25-20141800Z21318696
11-25-20141200Z22517696
11-25-20140600Z234156106
11-25-20140000Z190236106
11-24-20141800Z179176106
11-24-20141200Z151116116

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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