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Station FRFN7 - Search and Rescue Data

USACE-CHL Field Research Facility, Duck, NC
36.189 N 75.739 W (36°11'21" N 75°44'21" W)

Right whales are active off NC. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station.  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
04-18-20141200Z--075
04-18-20140600Z--076
04-18-20140000Z--086
04-17-20141800Z--084
04-17-20141200Z--076
04-17-20140600Z--066
04-17-20140000Z--076
04-16-20141800Z--086
04-16-20141200Z--096
04-16-20140600Z--0105
04-16-20140000Z--046
04-15-20141800Z--046
04-15-20141200Z--046
04-15-20140000Z--031
04-14-20141800Z--036
04-14-20141200Z--036
04-14-20140600Z--026
04-14-20140000Z--016
04-13-20141800Z--016
04-13-20141200Z--016
04-13-20140600Z--015
04-13-20140000Z--016
04-12-20141800Z--016
04-12-20141200Z--016
04-12-20140600Z--026
04-12-20140000Z--026
04-11-20141800Z--016
04-11-20141200Z--016
04-11-20140600Z--026
04-11-20140000Z--026
04-10-20141800Z--026
04-10-20141200Z--035
04-10-20140600Z--036
04-10-20140000Z--036
04-09-20141800Z--036
04-09-20141200Z--026
04-09-20140600Z--026
04-09-20140000Z--035
04-08-20141800Z--035
04-08-20141200Z--035
04-08-20140600Z--034
04-08-20140000Z--055
04-07-20141800Z--044
04-07-20141200Z--024
04-07-20140600Z--034
04-07-20140000Z--033
04-06-20141800Z--044
04-06-20141200Z--043
04-06-20140600Z--024
04-06-20140000Z--034
04-05-20141800Z--033
04-05-20141200Z--034
04-05-20140600Z--034
04-05-20140000Z--034
04-04-20141800Z--033
04-04-20141200Z--034
04-04-20140600Z--033
04-04-20140000Z--034
04-03-20141800Z--034
04-03-20141200Z--034
04-03-20140600Z--033
04-03-20140000Z--035
04-02-20141800Z--024
04-02-20141200Z--035
04-02-20140600Z--035
04-02-20140000Z--034
04-01-20141800Z--032
04-01-20141200Z--046
04-01-20140600Z--046
04-01-20140000Z--045
03-31-20141800Z--056
03-31-20141200Z--066
03-31-20140600Z--046
03-31-20140000Z--036
03-30-20141800Z--036
03-30-20141200Z--046
03-30-20140600Z--046
03-30-20140000Z--046
03-29-20141800Z--035
03-29-20141200Z--036
03-29-20140600Z--026
03-29-20140000Z--035
03-28-20141800Z--036
03-28-20141200Z--036
03-28-20140600Z--036
03-28-20140000Z--046
03-27-20141800Z--056
03-27-20141200Z--062
03-26-20141200Z--074
03-26-20140600Z--095
03-26-20140000Z--056
03-25-20141800Z--036
03-25-20141200Z--035
03-25-20140600Z--036
03-25-20140000Z--046
03-24-20141800Z--056
03-24-20141200Z--066
03-24-20140600Z--056
03-24-20140000Z--066
03-23-20141800Z--066
03-23-20141200Z--034
03-23-20140600Z--025
03-23-20140000Z--026
03-22-20141800Z--026
03-22-20141200Z--025
03-22-20140600Z--026
03-22-20140000Z--035
03-21-20141800Z--036
03-21-20141200Z--036
03-21-20140600Z--036
03-21-20140000Z--032
03-20-20141800Z--045
03-20-20141200Z--055
03-20-20140600Z--055
03-20-20140000Z--076
03-19-20141800Z--084
03-19-20141200Z--095
03-19-20140600Z--0106
03-19-20140000Z--0136
03-18-20141800Z--0116
03-18-20141200Z--0106
03-18-20140600Z--0104
03-18-20140000Z--0106
03-17-20141800Z--0116
03-17-20141200Z--0116
03-17-20140600Z--0106
03-17-20140000Z--075
03-16-20141800Z--046
03-16-20141200Z--016
03-16-20140600Z--015
03-16-20140000Z--015
03-15-20141800Z--016
03-15-20141200Z--016
03-15-20140600Z--016
03-15-20140000Z--026
03-14-20141800Z--026
03-14-20141200Z--033
03-14-20140600Z--035
03-14-20140000Z--046
03-13-20141800Z--046
03-13-20141200Z--045
03-13-20140600Z--036
03-13-20140000Z--015
03-12-20141800Z--016
03-12-20141200Z--016
03-12-20140600Z--016
03-12-20140000Z--016
03-11-20141800Z--016
03-11-20141200Z--016
03-11-20140600Z--016
03-11-20140000Z--026
03-10-20141800Z--036
03-10-20141200Z--035
03-10-20140600Z--036
03-10-20140000Z--035
03-09-20141800Z--035
03-09-20141200Z--036
03-09-20140600Z--046
03-09-20140000Z--066
03-08-20141800Z--086
03-08-20141200Z--0106
03-08-20140600Z--0146
03-08-20140000Z--0156
03-07-20141800Z--0126
03-07-20141200Z--0106
03-07-20140600Z--086
03-07-20140000Z--0106
03-06-20141800Z--0106
03-06-20141200Z--096
03-06-20140600Z--076
03-06-20140000Z--066
03-05-20141800Z--056
03-05-20141200Z--056
03-05-20140600Z--066
03-05-20140000Z--076
03-04-20141800Z--076
03-04-20141200Z--076
03-04-20140600Z--095
03-04-20140000Z--0103

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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