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Station 46070 (LLNR 1198.1) - SOUTHWEST BERING SEA - 142NM NNE OF ATTU IS, AK

Station 46070
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Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
6-meter NOMAD buoy
ARES payload
55.083 N 175.270 E (55°5'0" N 175°16'12" E)

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: 1 m below site elevation
Water depth: 3804 m
Watch circle radius: 3871 yards

NOTICE: An old 6 meter hull is located at position 55.0310N, 175.2839E (55*00'11"N 175*17'02"E).

For area forecasts and warnings, select: Anchorage WFO.

Station 46070 went adrift on 12/02/2014 and the last report from its moored position was at 0130Z.  The buoy is suspected to have run aground and is no longer transmitting valid observation data.

Click here to see the latest positions.

Important Notice to Mariners

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

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