Station 41024 - Search and Rescue Data

Sunset Nearshore, NC (SUN2)
33.837 N 78.477 W (33°50'14" N 78°28'36" W)

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:

Wave data from this buoy (SSBN7) can be viewed here.

Average surface winds - six hour block.

Date (UTC) Average
Wind Dir
Wind Spd
Air Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Air Temp.
Water Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Water Temp.
2023-12-04 1800Z221106-0606596
2023-12-04 1200Z27246-0606596
2023-12-04 0600Z25576-0616596
2023-12-04 0000Z220106-0626596
2023-12-03 1800Z21186-0626596
2023-12-03 1200Z21256-0616596
2023-12-03 0600Z9516-0636596
2023-12-03 0000Z8536-0626596
2023-12-02 1800Z21216-0626596
2023-12-02 1200Z22526-0636586
2023-12-02 0600Z17766-0646586
2023-12-02 0000Z17856-0636586
2023-12-01 1800Z11346-0636586
2023-12-01 1200Z5766-0576586
2023-12-01 0600Z4956-0556576
2023-12-01 0000Z10735-0565585
2023-11-30 1800Z10636-0546586
2023-11-30 1200Z30766-0466586
2023-11-30 0600Z29746-0506586
2023-11-30 0000Z16216-0506596

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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