Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center 3-meter discus buoy ARES 4.4 payload 40.502 N 69.247 W (40°30'9" N 69°14'48" 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: 65.8 m Watch circle radius: 140
Station 44008 went adrift on 02/09/2013 and the last report from its moored position was at 1800Z. Transmits and positioning ceased on 03/26/2013.
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