Station 41009 - Search and Rescue Data

CANAVERAL 20 NM East of Cape Canaveral, FL
28.508 N 80.185 W (28°30'27" N 80°11'6" W)

Right whales are active off FL from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas and times along the U.S. East Coast. It is illegal to approach right whales within 500 yards. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike.


Average surface winds - six hour block.

Date (UTC) Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
Wave
Obs
Air Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Air Temp.
Obs
Water Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Water Temp.
Obs
2024-07-18 1800Z10943621783368336
2024-07-18 1200Z22053621782368335
2024-07-18 0600Z16893621783368335
2024-07-18 0000Z131103421784348434
2024-07-17 1800Z17343621984368435
2024-07-17 1200Z19343621983368336
2024-07-17 0600Z17483632183368436
2024-07-17 0000Z155123421784348534
2024-07-16 1800Z14063621684368536
2024-07-16 1200Z20373631883368436
2024-07-16 0600Z162113631784368536
2024-07-16 0000Z13993531884358535
2024-07-15 1800Z12143631984368436
2024-07-15 1200Z28523631782368435
2024-07-15 0600Z17973631784368436
2024-07-15 0000Z15193431884348534
2024-07-14 1800Z8643631784368536
2024-07-14 1200Z28033631882368436
2024-07-14 0600Z16683621983368436
2024-07-14 0000Z15393622185358435

The six-hour averages are calculated as follows:

  • The 0000Z average uses data from 2100Z to 0259Z.
  • The 0600Z average uses data from 0300Z to 0859Z.
  • The 1200Z average uses data from 0900Z to 1459Z.
  • The 1800Z average uses data from 1500Z to 2059Z.

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