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.
2024-05-21 1200Z20103-0643723
2024-05-21 0600Z4276-0686726
2024-05-21 0000Z3986-0726726
2024-05-20 1800Z34106-0716726
2024-05-20 1200Z18126-0646716
2024-05-20 0600Z42116-0666726
2024-05-20 0000Z796-0696726
2024-05-19 1800Z21106-0696726
2024-05-19 1200Z35666-0706726
2024-05-19 0600Z240126-0736736
2024-05-19 0000Z224106-0756746
2024-05-18 1800Z218106-0756746
2024-05-18 1200Z22156-0746736
2024-05-18 0600Z183116-0746746
2024-05-18 0000Z15096-0746746
2024-05-17 1800Z14256-0746746
2024-05-17 1200Z26336-0716726
2024-05-17 0600Z25386-0726736
2024-05-17 0000Z24586-0766746
2024-05-16 1800Z23786-0736736

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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