Station 44018 (LLNR 560) - CAPE COD - 24 NM East of Provincetown, MA
Boston Approach Lighted Buoy BB NOAA 44018
Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center 3-meter discus buoy ARES payload 42.121 N 69.701 W (42°7'16" N 69°42'4" 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: 221 m Watch circle radius: 401
Station 44018 went adrift on 12/08/2016 and the last report from its moored position was at 1100Z. The buoy has been retrieved 12/20/2016.
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