Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center 3-meter discus buoy AMPS payload 31.400 N 80.868 W (31°24'0" N 80°52'5" W)
Site elevation: sea level Air temp height: 4 m above site elevation Anemometer height: 5 m above site elevation Barometer elevation: sea level Sea temp depth: 0.6 m below water line Water depth: 19.5 m Watch circle radius: 76
Station 41008 has stopped transmitting at 00Z 04/02/16.
The southern third of NOAA's 22-square mile Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary has be designated a research area specifically designed for conducting controlled scientific studies where human activities cannot affect the results. Fishing and diving will be prohibited in the lightly used, 8-square mile research area. Vessels are permitted to travel through it without stopping. For complete information, go to the Gray's Reef website at graysreef.noaa.gov