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Station 44029 - Buoy A01 - Massachusetts Bay

Owned and maintained by Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems
Moored Buoy
42.523 N 70.566 W (42°31'24" N 70°33'56" W)

Water depth: 65 m
Watch circle radius: 45 yards

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

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Disclaimer: Ocean current directions are measured to the nearest 10 degrees and speeds are measured to the nearest whole centimeter per second.

Ocean Current Data for 44029

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7     180 0.80    170 0.64    170 0.64    170 0.49    170 0.35    170 0.25    180 0.35    220 0.25    220 0.35    210 0.21    160 0.21    190 0.29    200 0.37    170 0.58    170 0.58    170 0.64    150 0.62    110 0.29    60 0.31    360 0.33    240 0.27    240 0.27    250 0.70
33     160 0.43    170 0.45    180 0.35    190 0.29    220 0.33    240 0.51    240 0.47    240 0.35    220 0.60    220 0.49    220 0.39    190 0.58    190 0.54    180 0.60    180 0.52    190 0.51    200 0.66    190 0.37    210 0.17    220 0.31    230 0.54    220 0.64    200 0.64
46     160 0.35    180 0.43    180 0.43    180 0.31    210 0.33    220 0.52    240 0.49    220 0.51    210 0.51    220 0.56    220 0.41    200 0.35    190 0.47    190 0.58    190 0.66    190 0.68    200 0.66    200 0.49    220 0.41    220 0.49    220 0.54    220 0.54    210 0.62
59     130 0.47    160 0.45    170 0.39    180 0.35    200 0.31    210 0.47    260 0.41    230 0.37    230 0.47    230 0.51    230 0.33    210 0.19    180 0.33    200 0.33    200 0.45    210 0.45    210 0.54    210 0.62    230 0.49    220 0.68    230 0.51    210 0.51    190 0.52
72     120 0.37    150 0.27    180 0.17    210 0.21    230 0.31    220 0.52    260 0.47    250 0.37    240 0.49    230 0.37    250 0.23    180 0.16    170 0.17    180 0.27    210 0.27    200 0.35    220 0.45    220 0.58    240 0.39    220 0.58    250 0.52    220 0.39    190 0.41
85     100 0.29    150 0.14    220 0.10    230 0.23    240 0.33    220 0.60    250 0.52    240 0.41    230 0.41    220 0.31    230 0.16    130 0.21    140 0.19    160 0.19    190 0.14    210 0.23    230 0.29    230 0.43    250 0.49    220 0.54    250 0.49    210 0.29    180 0.31
98     90 0.25    170 0.08    250 0.16    240 0.31    240 0.35    220 0.60    240 0.47    220 0.35    210 0.31    200 0.27    180 0.19    100 0.23    100 0.25    140 0.10    270 0.06    240 0.23    250 0.35    250 0.47    250 0.54    220 0.56    230 0.39    190 0.35    170 0.31
112     70 0.23    230 0.04    270 0.19    240 0.35    240 0.37    220 0.58    240 0.39    220 0.27    200 0.27    180 0.25    140 0.19    80 0.29    80 0.27    80 0.08    320 0.10    260 0.25    250 0.45    250 0.56    240 0.58    210 0.62    210 0.41    190 0.33    140 0.33
125     60 0.25    310 0.04    280 0.23    240 0.31    230 0.39    210 0.54    240 0.37    200 0.21    180 0.27    170 0.17    120 0.23    80 0.31    70 0.37    80 0.10    330 0.12    270 0.29    250 0.49   --    230 0.56    210 0.62    220 0.35    180 0.25    130 0.35
138     60 0.23    320 0.04    270 0.19    230 0.29    230 0.39    210 0.52    230 0.37    190 0.21    180 0.23    160 0.12    100 0.27    70 0.29    70 0.39    70 0.10    350 0.12    270 0.25    260 0.43    240 0.58    230 0.47    200 0.52    220 0.29    170 0.21    120 0.31
151     70 0.17    250 0.02    260 0.16    230 0.29    220 0.37    210 0.41    240 0.35    220 0.16    190 0.14    180 0.08    90 0.21    70 0.27    70 0.33    90 0.06    350 0.12    280 0.19    250 0.39    240 0.54    230 0.41    210 0.47    220 0.19    160 0.17    120 0.27
164     70 0.12    210 0.06    260 0.16    220 0.29    210 0.35    210 0.39    240 0.29    250 0.17    240 0.10    220 0.10    100 0.17    70 0.21    70 0.27    110 0.04    340 0.08    270 0.17    250 0.37    230 0.47    230 0.31    200 0.39    240 0.14    160 0.14    130 0.25
177     80 0.12    210 0.10    240 0.16    210 0.27    210 0.29    210 0.35    260 0.25    290 0.12    240 0.06    210 0.12    120 0.17    100 0.19    80 0.19    150 0.10    300 0.00    250 0.16    240 0.37    220 0.39    230 0.19    200 0.33    260 0.16    180 0.10    130 0.21
190     90 0.17    170 0.12    210 0.10    200 0.17    210 0.25    210 0.25    270 0.17    300 0.16    280 0.08    170 0.06    110 0.17    100 0.25    90 0.29    130 0.17    110 0.08    230 0.16    230 0.29    230 0.27    230 0.10    210 0.27    270 0.14    180 0.08    120 0.21

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