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Station BTHD1 - Search and Rescue Data

Bethany Beach, DE
38.537 N 75.046 W (38°32'13" N 75°2'46" W)

Right whales are active off Delaware Bay from November to April.  Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas along the mid-Atlantic coast.  To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike 

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
07-29-20141200Z--026
07-29-20140600Z--026
07-29-20140000Z--025
07-28-20141800Z--024
07-28-20141200Z--026
07-28-20140600Z--025
07-28-20140000Z--026
07-27-20141800Z--016
07-27-20141200Z--026
07-27-20140600Z--015
07-27-20140000Z--016
07-26-20141800Z--016
07-26-20141200Z--026
07-26-20140600Z--016
07-26-20140000Z--026
07-25-20141800Z--016
07-25-20141200Z--016
07-25-20140600Z--016
07-25-20140000Z--016
07-24-20141800Z--026
07-24-20141200Z--026
07-24-20140600Z--026
07-24-20140000Z--026
07-23-20141800Z--026
07-23-20141200Z--026
07-23-20140600Z--026
07-23-20140000Z--026
07-22-20141800Z--026
07-22-20141200Z--026
07-22-20140600Z--026
07-22-20140000Z--026
07-21-20141800Z--036
07-21-20141200Z--036
07-21-20140600Z--036
07-21-20140000Z--046
07-20-20141800Z--056
07-20-20141200Z--036
07-20-20140600Z--035
07-20-20140000Z--036
07-19-20141800Z--035
07-19-20141200Z--026
07-19-20140600Z--026
07-19-20140000Z--026
07-18-20141800Z--026
07-18-20141200Z--026
07-18-20140600Z--026
07-18-20140000Z--025
07-17-20141800Z--025
07-17-20141200Z--026
07-17-20140600Z--026
07-17-20140000Z--026
07-16-20141800Z--025
07-16-20141200Z--036
07-16-20140600Z--036
07-16-20140000Z--035
07-15-20141800Z--026
07-15-20141200Z--026
07-15-20140600Z--025
07-15-20140000Z--026
07-14-20141800Z--026
07-14-20141200Z--026
07-14-20140600Z--026
07-14-20140000Z--026
07-13-20141800Z--016
07-13-20141200Z--016
07-13-20140600Z--015
07-13-20140000Z--016
07-12-20141800Z--016
07-12-20141200Z--016
07-12-20140600Z--015
07-12-20140000Z--026
07-11-20141800Z--026
07-11-20141200Z--022
07-11-20140600Z--026
07-11-20140000Z--026
07-10-20141800Z--026
07-10-20141200Z--026
07-10-20140600Z--026
07-10-20140000Z--026
07-09-20141800Z--036
07-09-20141200Z--026
07-09-20140600Z--035
07-09-20140000Z--036
07-08-20141800Z--036
07-08-20141200Z--026
07-08-20140600Z--026
07-08-20140000Z--025
07-07-20141800Z--016
07-07-20141200Z--016
07-07-20140600Z--026
07-07-20140000Z--016
07-06-20141800Z--016
07-06-20141200Z--015
07-06-20140600Z--016
07-06-20140000Z--026
07-05-20141800Z--026
07-05-20141200Z--026
07-05-20140600Z--036
07-05-20140000Z--036
07-04-20141800Z--056
07-04-20141200Z--036
07-04-20140600Z--026
07-04-20140000Z--025
07-03-20141800Z--026
07-03-20141200Z--026
07-03-20140600Z--026
07-03-20140000Z--026
07-02-20141800Z--026
07-02-20141200Z--026
07-02-20140600Z--025
07-02-20140000Z--026
07-01-20141800Z--026
07-01-20141200Z--026
07-01-20140600Z--026
07-01-20140000Z--024
06-30-20141800Z--026
06-30-20141200Z--026
06-30-20140600Z--026
06-30-20140000Z--026
06-29-20141800Z--026
06-29-20141200Z--026
06-29-20140600Z--026
06-29-20140000Z--026
06-28-20141800Z--026
06-28-20141200Z--036
06-28-20140600Z--026
06-28-20140000Z--036
06-27-20141800Z--036
06-27-20141200Z--026
06-27-20140600Z--023
06-27-20140000Z--026
06-26-20141800Z--026
06-26-20141200Z--026
06-26-20140600Z--026
06-26-20140000Z--026
06-25-20141800Z--026
06-25-20141200Z--026
06-25-20140600Z--026
06-25-20140000Z--026
06-24-20141800Z--026
06-24-20141200Z--026
06-24-20140600Z--026
06-24-20140000Z--026
06-23-20141800Z--026
06-23-20141200Z--026
06-23-20140600Z--026
06-23-20140000Z--026
06-22-20141800Z--026
06-22-20141200Z--016
06-22-20140600Z--016
06-22-20140000Z--016
06-21-20141800Z--016
06-21-20141200Z--014
06-15-20140600Z--021
06-15-20140000Z--026
06-14-20141800Z--026
06-14-20141200Z--026
06-14-20140600Z--026
06-14-20140000Z--033

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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