Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center 3-meter discus buoy ARES payload 40.503 N 69.248 W (40°30'10" N 69°14'53" 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: 66.4 m Watch circle radius: 130
Station 44008 ceased transmitting 10/10/16.
As of 10/20/16, reconnaissance determined no buoy on station.
It will be restored to service when it can be worked into the schedule. When the date is known, it will be posted in the Weekly Maintenance Report.
Caution: Right whales may be active in northeast waters year-round. Mandatory speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times along the US east coast. Voluntary speed restrictions may be in effect in other areas and times. For current information on speed-restricted areas, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike