Station 44009 - Search and Rescue Data

DELAWARE BAY 26 NM Southeast of Cape May, NJ
38.460 N 74.692 W (38°27'35" N 74°41'31" W)

Right whales are active off Delaware Bay from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas along the mid-Atlantic coast. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike


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
2024-04-23 1800Z151103221552325032
2024-04-23 1200Z20433621651365036
2024-04-23 0600Z20053622049365035
2024-04-23 0000Z15473621950365036
2024-04-22 1800Z35743631950365035
2024-04-22 1200Z3163642048364936
2024-04-22 0600Z352153631850365036
2024-04-22 0000Z337113431750344934
2024-04-21 1800Z183631946365036
2024-04-21 1200Z36133642050365036
2024-04-21 0600Z28103631952365136
2024-04-21 0000Z19763441853345234
2024-04-20 1800Z20643651853365136
2024-04-20 1200Z21623651750365035
2024-04-20 0600Z9323662049365036
2024-04-20 0000Z7573451749345033
2024-04-19 1800Z4293651849365036
2024-04-19 1200Z36143661948364936
2024-04-19 0600Z30153671948365036
2024-04-19 0000Z31233481748345034

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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