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Station 42019 - Search and Rescue Data

FREEPORT, TX - 60 NM South of Freeport, TX
27.910 N 95.345 W (27°54'35" N 95°20'41" W)

Bryde's whales 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. To learn more, go to: https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/species/gulf-mexico-brydes-whale

Average surface winds - six hour block.


Date

UTC
Average
Wind Dir
(True)
Average
Wind Spd
(Knots)
 Wind
Obs
Average
Seas
(Feet)
 Wave
Obs
01-22-20211800Z1343637
01-22-20211200Z19673636
01-22-20210600Z186113636
01-22-20210000Z171113446
01-21-20211800Z175123647
01-21-20211200Z176103647
01-21-20210600Z176113646
01-21-20210000Z157103646
01-20-20211800Z11573646
01-20-20211200Z7473646
01-20-20210600Z11453657
01-20-20210000Z123123668
01-19-20211800Z119173676
01-19-20211200Z135183686
01-19-20210600Z155203686
01-19-20210000Z159203669
01-18-20211800Z158183646
01-18-20211200Z157113617
01-18-20210600Z14463617
01-18-20210000Z13133516

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.

Display all available SAR data (up to 45 days)

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