Station 41038 - Search and Rescue Data

Wrightsville Beach Nearshore, NC (ILM2)
34.141 N 77.715 W (34°8'27" N 77°42'53" 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:

Data from a nearby waverider buoy (41110) 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.
2024-07-24 1200Z24535-0785815
2024-07-24 0000Z195124-0834824
2024-07-23 1800Z20686-0826826
2024-07-23 1200Z20866-0826806
2024-07-23 0600Z206106-0826816
2024-07-23 0000Z192136-0826816
2024-07-22 1800Z177126-0806816
2024-07-22 1200Z22444-0784814
2024-07-22 0000Z197134-0834824
2024-07-21 1800Z200101-0821831
2024-07-20 1800Z201126-0826826
2024-07-20 1200Z23466-0806806
2024-07-20 0600Z28476-0766816
2024-07-20 0000Z208116-0826816
2024-07-19 1800Z16046-0806826

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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