Site elevation: sea level Air temp height: 2.79 m above site elevation Anemometer height: 2.95 m above site elevation Barometer elevation: 2.79 m above mean sea level Sea temp depth: 1 m below site elevation Water depth: 30 m
Right whales are active off SC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station between November 1 and April 30. It is illegal to approach right whales within 500 yards. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike.