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See recent photos from NDBC weather buoy 42039 in the Gulf of Mexico.
Station 46081 - Search and Rescue Data
Western Prince William Sound
NDBC ADCPs are now quality controlled using automated methods. Historical and forty-five day files beginning 1 June 2010 are available in a new format that contains more QC information. The forty-five day files in the old format will be resident until approximately 31 July 2010.
Station 46081 ceased transmitting data 05/07/2013.
The NOAA National Data Buoy Center has deferred annual maintenance for buoys and C-MAN stations until further notice. We hope to resume maintenance of the coastal and offshore weather buoys and C-MAN network next year, pending full funding of the President's FY14 budget.
Average surface winds - six hour block.
The six-hour averages are calculated as follows: