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Observations - Radial Search

Distance is entered as nautical miles or kilometers depending on whether you choose Imperial or Metric.

(e.g. 30.5N   or   30 30 0 N   or   30 30 N)

(e.g. 90W   or   90 0 0 W   or   90 0 W)

  

       


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56 observations from 08/13/2022 1400 GMT to 08/13/2022 1516 GMT

ID      T1 TIME    LAT     LON DIST HDG WDIR  WSPD   GST  WVHT   DPD   APD MWD   PRES  PTDY  ATMP  WTMP  DEWP   VIS  TCC  TIDE  S1HT  S1PD  S1DIR  S2HT  S2PD  S2DIR   Ice   Sea      SwH      SwP     SwD     WWH    WWP    WWD      STEEPNESS
           (GMT)                 nm  °T   °T   kts   kts    ft   sec   sec  °T     in    in    °F    °F    °F   nmi  8th    ft    ft   sec     °T    ft   sec     °T   Acc   Ice       ft      sec              ft    sec     
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51201    B 1426  21.67 -158.12    4   0    -     -     -   2.6     6   4.8  34      -     -     -  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.33     11.1     NNE    2.62    5.9     NE          STEEP
51212    B 1430  21.32 -158.15   17 186    -     -     -   3.3    14   7.6 173      -     -     -  80.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     2.30     14.3       S    2.62    8.7    SSE        AVERAGE
51212    B 1400  21.32 -158.15   17 186    -     -     -   3.3    14   7.5 170      -     -     -  80.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.97     14.3       S    2.30    9.5      S        AVERAGE
51211    B 1430  21.30 -157.96   20 154    -     -     -   3.0    13   5.6 162      -     -  75.6  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     13.3     SSE    2.62    5.3     SE        AVERAGE
51211    B 1400  21.30 -157.96   20 154    -     -     -   3.3    13   5.7 157      -     -  75.9  80.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     13.3     SSE    2.62    5.1     SE        AVERAGE
MOKH1    O 1436  21.43 -157.79   21 119  100   5.1   8.9     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  77.4  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MOKH1    O 1430  21.43 -157.79   21 119   90   4.1   6.0     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  77.4  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MOKH1    O 1424  21.43 -157.79   21 119  100   4.1   7.0     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  77.2  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MOKH1    O 1418  21.43 -157.79   21 119   90   4.1   8.0     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  77.5  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MOKH1    O 1412  21.43 -157.79   21 119  100   5.1  11.1     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  77.7  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MOKH1    O 1406  21.43 -157.79   21 119  110   6.0   8.9     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  77.5  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
MOKH1    O 1400  21.43 -157.79   21 119  100   5.1   9.9     -     -     -   -  30.02 -0.02  77.7  81.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51207    B 1426  21.48 -157.75   22 109    -     -     -   3.9     6   4.9  51      -     -     -  78.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.66     10.5      NE    3.61    5.9     NE          STEEP
SHIP     S 1400  21.30 -157.90   22 146    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  30.01 -0.02     -     -     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
OOUH1    O 1430  21.30 -157.87   23 142  130   1.0   1.9     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  76.3  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
OOUH1    O 1424  21.30 -157.87   23 142   90   1.9   4.1     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  76.3  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
OOUH1    O 1418  21.30 -157.87   23 142   40   1.0   2.9     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  76.3  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
OOUH1    O 1412  21.30 -157.87   23 142   40   1.9   2.9     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  76.3  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
OOUH1    O 1406  21.30 -157.87   23 142   40   1.0   5.1     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  76.3  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
OOUH1    O 1400  21.30 -157.87   23 142   50   1.9   2.9     -     -     -   -  30.02 -0.02  76.3  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51202    B 1426  21.42 -157.68   27 114    -     -     -   4.3     6   5.2  82      -     -     -  79.9     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.98     13.3      SE    4.27    5.9      E          STEEP
NWWH1    O 1430  21.95 -159.35   72 287  250   5.1   6.0     -     -     -   -  30.05     -  72.1  84.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NWWH1    O 1424  21.95 -159.35   72 287  250   6.0   7.0     -     -     -   -  30.05     -  72.0  84.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NWWH1    O 1418  21.95 -159.35   72 287  250   6.0   7.0     -     -     -   -  30.05     -  72.1  84.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NWWH1    O 1412  21.95 -159.35   72 287  260   4.1   6.0     -     -     -   -  30.05     -  72.0  84.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NWWH1    O 1406  21.95 -159.35   72 287  240   6.0   6.0     -     -     -   -  30.05     -  72.0  84.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
NWWH1    O 1400  21.95 -159.35   72 287  250   5.1   6.0     -     -     -   -  30.05 -0.03  72.0  84.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51213    B 1428  20.75 -157.00   81 129    -     -     -   3.3    13   6.3 179      -     -     -  80.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.97     13.3       S    2.95    8.3    SSE        AVERAGE
51WH0    B 1430  23.00 -158.00   84   5  110   9.7     -     -     -     -   -  30.03     -  77.4  79.2  68.2     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51208    B 1426  22.29 -159.57   91 297    -     -     -   3.3     8   5.3  81      -     -     -  79.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.66     10.5      NE    3.28    8.3      E        AVERAGE
KLIH1    O 1430  20.90 -156.47  101 114   60   7.0  15.0     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  73.6  79.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KLIH1    O 1424  20.90 -156.47  101 114   20  13.0  15.9     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  75.9  79.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KLIH1    O 1418  20.90 -156.47  101 114   30  11.1  13.0     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  75.9  79.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KLIH1    O 1412  20.90 -156.47  101 114   20   5.1   8.9     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  76.1  79.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KLIH1    O 1406  20.90 -156.47  101 114   20   5.1   7.0     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  75.9  79.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KLIH1    O 1400  20.90 -156.47  101 114  350   4.1   6.0     -     -     -   -  30.02 -0.02  74.5  79.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KWHH1    O 1430  20.04 -155.83  159 126   80   1.9   4.1     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  76.5  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KWHH1    O 1424  20.04 -155.83  159 126  360   2.9   4.1     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  76.5  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KWHH1    O 1418  20.04 -155.83  159 126    -   0.0   1.9     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  76.5  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KWHH1    O 1412  20.04 -155.83  159 126   90   1.9   6.0     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  76.6  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KWHH1    O 1406  20.04 -155.83  159 126  130   2.9   5.1     -     -     -   -  29.97     -  76.5  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
KWHH1    O 1400  20.04 -155.83  159 126   70   1.9   4.1     -     -     -   -  29.97 -0.01  75.7  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51003    B 1450  19.20 -160.64  202 225   50   9.7  13.6     -     -     -   -  29.98     -  78.4     -  70.9     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51003    B 1440  19.20 -160.64  202 225   50   9.7  11.7     -     -     -   -  29.98     -  78.4     -  70.9     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51003    B 1430  19.20 -160.64  202 225   50   9.7  11.7     -     -     -   -  29.99     -  78.4     -  70.7     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51003    B 1420  19.20 -160.64  202 225   50   9.7  11.7     -     -     -   -  29.99     -  78.4     -  71.1     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51003    B 1410  19.20 -160.64  202 225   60   7.8  11.7     -     -     -   -  29.99     -  78.6     -  71.2     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51003    B 1400  19.20 -160.64  202 225   60   7.8  11.7     -     -     -   -  29.99 -0.04  78.6     -  70.9     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
ILOH1    O 1430  19.73 -155.06  205 123  240   1.9   6.0     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  70.2  80.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
ILOH1    O 1424  19.73 -155.06  205 123  160   5.1   9.9     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  70.3  80.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
ILOH1    O 1418  19.73 -155.06  205 123  140   8.0   9.9     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  70.5  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
ILOH1    O 1412  19.73 -155.06  205 123  140   5.1   8.0     -     -     -   -  30.02     -  70.7  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
ILOH1    O 1406  19.73 -155.06  205 123  150   7.0  12.0     -     -     -   -  30.01     -  70.2  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
ILOH1    O 1400  19.73 -155.06  205 123  150   7.0   9.9     -     -     -   -  30.01 -0.02  70.3  81.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
51206    B 1445  19.78 -154.97  208 121    -     -     -   4.6     8   6.1 100      -     -     -  79.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.98     11.8       E    4.27    8.3      E        AVERAGE
51206    B 1415  19.78 -154.97  208 121    -     -     -   4.6     8   6.0 102      -     -     -  80.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.98     11.8       E    4.27    7.7    ESE        AVERAGE
    56 observations reported for 1400 GMT

1 B = Buoy, C = C-MAN Station, D = Drifting Buoy, S = Ship, O = Other

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