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Station 42012 - Search and Rescue Data

ORANGE BEACH - 44 NM SE of Mobile, AL
30.060 N 87.548 W (30°3'36" N 87°32'54" 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
11-27-20220000Z133163631972367136
11-26-20221800Z104123622069367130
11-26-20221200Z84103612365367129
11-26-20220600Z52113622064367032
11-26-20220000Z20123621967367032
11-25-20221800Z26953632171367033
11-25-20221200Z170103532271356932
11-25-20220600Z133143541971356931
11-25-20220000Z89153542069356933
11-24-20221800Z79153632068367030
11-24-20221200Z98133532269357031
11-24-20220600Z78103622169367033
11-24-20220000Z7783622169367032
11-23-20221800Z62123631965367029
11-23-20221200Z46133531863357032
11-23-20220600Z52143532064356930
11-23-20220000Z24143632065367031
11-22-20221800Z39113532363356934
11-22-20221200Z46153632260366836
11-22-20220600Z44153632162366835
11-22-20220000Z28133632263366736
11-21-20221800Z47123632155366836
11-21-20221200Z49163642151366832
11-21-20220600Z45183642352366835
11-21-20220000Z25183632253366936
11-20-20221800Z28183641850366936
11-20-20221200Z27203632251366936
11-20-20220600Z29183631953366936
11-20-20220000Z38153632255367035
11-19-20221800Z51153532058357035
11-19-20221200Z47163632356367036
11-19-20220600Z37163622356367036
11-19-20220000Z28123622157367036
11-18-20221800Z31123622250367034
11-18-20221200Z32173632448367036
11-18-20220600Z16173632449367136
11-18-20220000Z355143622353367136
11-17-20221800Z33893612452367135
11-17-20221200Z11163622352367135
11-17-20220600Z4203632453367236
11-17-20220000Z358193631955367235
11-16-20221800Z2143522052357235
11-16-20221200Z2173632350367236
11-16-20220600Z358183632155367136
11-16-20220000Z345183642160367136
11-15-20221800Z302113652066367236
11-15-20221200Z116173662269367235
11-15-20220600Z85163642266367236
11-15-20220000Z100133622162367132
11-14-20221800Z62123631858367135
11-14-20221200Z52173632255367236
11-14-20220600Z52143632154367236
11-14-20220000Z20153621857367236
11-13-20221800Z16133621851367236
11-13-20221200Z5203631945367235
11-13-20220600Z355213642150367336
11-13-20220000Z350223631660367236
11-12-20221800Z29393621971367236
11-12-20221200Z257133622172367236
11-12-20220600Z253113622072367336
11-12-20220000Z246133621971367334
11-11-20221800Z257163621871367435
11-11-20221200Z284143621769367336
11-11-20220600Z321143621770367436
11-11-20220000Z339163621872367435
11-10-20221800Z357133631768367435
11-10-20221200Z46173651966367435
11-10-20220600Z60203651868367436
11-10-20220000Z42173541870357434
11-09-20221800Z49163651767367434
11-09-20221200Z66203662070367436
11-09-20220600Z72173631776367436
11-09-20220000Z33343521676357535
11-08-20221800Z4583621974367434
11-08-20221200Z48123622073367435
11-08-20220600Z2673621974367436
11-08-20220000Z3233621874367536
11-07-20221800Z7293621774367535
11-07-20221200Z60103621974367436
11-07-20220600Z3163611973367436
11-07-20220000Z6933621874367436
11-06-20221800Z6793622173367335
11-06-20221200Z3863622472367335
11-06-20220600Z13283622173367336
11-06-20220000Z8983631870367336
11-05-20221800Z10953531574357436
11-05-20221200Z140113642075367435
11-05-20220600Z140143641974367436
11-05-20220000Z110133541873357435
11-04-20221800Z101153641474367434
11-04-20221200Z106133631974367436
11-04-20220600Z10693611874367436
11-04-20220000Z10783621873367436
11-03-20221800Z67103621971367436
11-03-20221200Z52113611971367436
11-03-20220600Z2383611872367436
11-03-20220000Z21713511873357435
11-02-20221800Z5473621771367436
11-02-20221200Z46123622170367436
11-02-20220600Z583611870367436
11-02-20220000Z21223511872357435
11-01-20221800Z6583611870367436
11-01-20221200Z22103611968367436
11-01-20220600Z773611770367436
11-01-20220000Z29783411771347434
10-31-20221800Z29953611969367436
10-31-20221200Z34253621768367430
10-31-20220600Z29793431870347429
10-31-20220000Z272123431870347428
10-30-20221800Z25393451871347429
10-30-20221200Z145183672172367430
10-30-20220600Z126203471874347429
10-30-20220000Z129193461975347529
10-29-20221800Z117163561775357429
10-29-20221200Z11683552074357429
10-29-20220600Z108133441874347427
10-29-20220000Z63123531873357426
10-28-20221800Z80143631772367427
10-28-20221200Z2383511867357429
10-28-20220600Z1043511968357428
10-28-20220000Z30313511867357526
10-27-20221800Z4843621864367526
10-27-20221200Z45123621961367427
10-27-20220600Z25153421865347529
10-27-20220000Z336133421869347525
10-26-20221800Z34293521864357526
10-26-20221200Z4213642062367431
10-26-20220600Z325153541970357427
10-26-20220000Z210113451876347430
10-25-20221800Z183133551676357430
10-25-20221200Z149123551976357531
10-25-20220600Z148153641976367530
10-25-20220000Z120113431875347628
10-24-20221800Z115133531775357630
10-24-20221200Z120113632074367636
10-24-20220600Z129123621874367635
10-24-20220000Z112123521973357635
10-23-20221800Z9793622473367636
10-23-20221200Z70103622271367635
10-23-20220600Z14083611873367636
10-23-20220000Z12783511771357535
10-22-20221800Z84113521970357536
10-22-20221200Z9573611970367535
10-22-20220600Z14873611770367536
10-22-20220000Z17563511969357535
10-21-20221800Z9253611967367536
10-21-20221200Z348103612064367536
10-21-20220600Z31073612065367535
10-21-20220000Z26453512163357535
10-20-20221800Z633612062367635
10-20-20221200Z1753611861367636
10-20-20220600Z35293611861367635
10-20-20220000Z32493511862357635
10-19-20221800Z1373621856367636
10-19-20221200Z20193642052367636
10-19-20220600Z7233641854367736
10-19-20220000Z355193531859357734
10-18-20221800Z356143621858367836
10-18-20221200Z10213631858367836
10-18-20220600Z356203631767367836
10-18-20220000Z324123521875357835
10-17-20221800Z299103611775367836
10-17-20221200Z30173622075367736
10-17-20220600Z16363621877367836
10-17-20220000Z10573511977357835
10-16-20221800Z6493621875367836
10-16-20221200Z7573511975357736
10-16-20220600Z12973611777367735
10-16-20220000Z11083521877357735
10-15-20221800Z79103611876367736
10-15-20221200Z5383511674357735
10-15-20220600Z2143611775367735
10-15-20220000Z14853621875367736
10-14-20221800Z86103631973367736
10-14-20221200Z43173631972367735
10-14-20220600Z6103621875367736
10-14-20220000Z32883521877357835
10-13-20221800Z5223621875367836
10-13-20221200Z32563622075367836
10-13-20220600Z22163621878367836
10-13-20220000Z2187182978187818

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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