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Station 42035 - Search and Rescue Data

GALVESTON,TX - 22 NM East of Galveston, TX
29.237 N 94.404 W (29°14'12" N 94°24'13" W)

As of 0900z, 10/25/23, the buoy from station 42035 has gone adrift. The buoy has ran aground at Galveston, TX 10/26/23. The buoy was recovered 11/01/23.

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.

Search and Rescue Data are not available for this station.

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