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Station 42020 - Search and Rescue Data

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX - 60NM SSE of Corpus Christi, TX
26.968 N 96.693 W (26°58'5" N 96°41'33" 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
01-28-20231200Z174183671971367236
01-28-20230600Z155183651968367236
01-28-20230000Z120143541965357235
01-27-20231800Z106123631963367236
01-27-20231200Z93103621663367236
01-27-20230600Z6993631862367236
01-27-20230000Z40123641959367236
01-26-20231800Z22123641958367236
01-26-20231200Z20133641559367236
01-26-20230600Z13143641861367236
01-26-20230000Z352143641860367234
01-25-20231800Z341153652155367136
01-25-20231200Z344193671958367136
01-25-20230600Z334223681763367235
01-25-20230000Z334153691966367235
01-24-20231800Z1732036101973367236
01-24-20231200Z130233691972367235
01-24-20230600Z112233671969367235
01-24-20230000Z97203661967367236
01-23-20231800Z92173651966367235

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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