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Station 42002 - Search and Rescue Data

WEST GULF - 207 NM East of Brownsville, TX
26.055 N 93.646 W (26°3'18" N 93°38'46" W)

The highly endangered Rice's whale, a newly identified species, inhabit the northeastern Gulf of Mexico year-round along the continental shelf-break between 100m and 400m depth. Vessels can kill or injure whales - please use slow speeds and be prepared to avoid surfacing whales. To report sightings call 1-877-WHALE-HELP.

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
01-21-20220600Z2121369766367534
01-21-20220000Z1821367668367535
01-20-20221800Z3444363673367434
01-20-20221200Z1969364674367436
01-20-20220600Z16515364674367436
01-20-20220000Z17113364675367435
01-19-20221800Z17314364674367436
01-19-20221200Z17414364673367433
01-19-20220600Z16716364673367432
01-19-20220000Z15914363772367430
01-18-20221800Z16813362671367431
01-18-20221200Z16410362668367532
01-18-20220600Z1116362866367533
01-18-20220000Z436352866357532
01-17-20221800Z177362666367632
01-17-20221200Z3329363765367632
01-17-20220600Z3088364663367632
01-17-20220000Z31613367862367630
01-16-20221800Z320203611661367632
01-16-20221200Z319253615860367730

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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