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Station SSBN7 - Sunset Beach Nearshore Waves (SUN2WAVE)

Owned and maintained by Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (CORMP)
Waverider Buoy
33.841 N 78.482 W (33°50'29" N 78°28'55" W)

Water depth: 9.75 m

Right whales are active off NC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station between November 1 and April 30.  To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike.

Meteorological data from this buoy (41024) can be viewed here.

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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 SSBN7

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3     50 0.06    100 0.16    310 0.04    30 0.08    50 0.17    360 0.08    340 0.25    20 0.23    30 0.23    10 0.41    20 0.35    0 0.35    30 0.31    20 0.31    30 0.27    10 0.39    340 0.23    350 0.35    0 0.35    350 0.45    340 0.49    340 0.41    340 0.43    350 0.27    340 0.45    290 0.41    270 0.47    270 0.43    260 0.66    270 0.68    270 0.47    270 0.45    270 0.29    260 0.25    270 0.10    260 0.06    110 0.31    110 0.27    90 0.43    100 0.39    100 0.45    90 0.47    80 0.49    70 0.41    60 0.29    70 0.39
33     90 0.19    150 0.14    100 0.14    80 0.08    50 0.08    50 0.17    20 0.10    50 0.14    30 0.12    30 0.16    20 0.06    10 0.10    20 0.21    30 0.14    60 0.08    120 0.12    110 0.21    100 0.23    70 0.21    90 0.35    90 0.21    90 0.23    70 0.17    40 0.16    50 0.23    360 0.27    350 0.14    280 0.12    240 0.04    20 0.16    260 0.19    230 0.12    210 0.04    170 0.14    210 0.12    210 0.16    150 0.10    130 0.08    80 0.06    140 0.02    110 0.19    150 0.17    120 0.17    120 0.12    60 0.10    0 0.10

Ocean Current Stick Plots are available in metric units only:

All Instruments -1-day plot - ocean current 1-day plot     3-day plot - ocean current 3-day plot     5-day plot - ocean current 5-day plot     


Description of Measurements

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