Station 42026 - Search and Rescue Data

C22 - Loop Current Pressure Point Buoy, 70m Isobath
25.171 N 83.475 W (25°10'16" N 83°28'30" 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
Wind Spd
Air Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Air Temp.
Water Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Water Temp.
2024-07-20 1800Z127710-087108710
2024-07-20 1200Z126812-086128712
2024-07-20 0600Z136612-086128712
2024-07-20 0000Z150512-087128812
2024-07-19 1800Z161712-086128712
2024-07-19 1200Z139812-086128712
2024-07-19 0600Z132912-086128712
2024-07-19 0000Z91712-087128812
2024-07-18 1800Z102512-087128812
2024-07-18 1200Z123912-086128712
2024-07-18 0600Z1071012-086128712
2024-07-18 0000Z75812-086128712
2024-07-17 1800Z99712-086128712
2024-07-17 1200Z119912-086128712
2024-07-17 0600Z124812-086128712
2024-07-17 0000Z111612-086128712
2024-07-16 1800Z100712-086128712
2024-07-16 1200Z155512-084128612
2024-07-16 0600Z134912-085128612
2024-07-16 0000Z91712-085128612

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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