Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center 3-meter discus buoy ARES 4.4 payload 43.531 N 70.144 W (43°31'53" N 70°8'39" 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 site elevation Water depth: 23.7 m Watch circle radius: 66
Caution: Right whales may be active in northeast waters year-round. NOAA may establish temporary Dynamic Management Areas (DMAs) to protect aggregations of right whales. Mariners are requested to transit DMAs at 10 knots or less when consistent with safe navigation. For information on currently active DMAs, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike
Buoy 44007 was vandalized on or about 1743Z on 2/16/15, causing damage resulting in transmission failure. Buoy hull 3D54 (44007) was recovered 4/9/15.