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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
08-12-20220600Z2697301974307311
08-12-20220000Z2305322875327414
08-11-20221800Z21843221175327321
08-11-20221200Z2652342773347314
08-11-20220600Z2914362973357312
08-11-20220000Z21533321077317417
08-10-20221800Z442362976347216
08-10-20221200Z25423431074307218
08-10-20220600Z2229353773327220
08-10-20220000Z210133231076297315
08-09-20221800Z20513354975347315
08-09-20221200Z215133541074327217
08-09-20220600Z210153341175307215
08-09-20220000Z198153431077327414
08-08-20221800Z19515363876357518
08-08-20221200Z207123621076367415
08-08-20220600Z19612362977367516
08-08-20220000Z187113621078367714
08-07-20221800Z19111362878367720
08-07-20221200Z2019351277357722
08-07-20220600Z1921036-077347826
08-07-20220000Z1891136-078357826
08-06-20221800Z1911136-078367824
08-06-20221200Z198736-077367726
08-06-20220600Z217636-076367726
08-06-20220000Z214835-077347720
08-05-20221800Z2046352778357731
08-05-20221200Z1897362777367730
08-05-20220600Z27263621175337731
08-05-20220000Z22010353879357828
08-04-20221800Z1809362980367827
08-04-20221200Z19423411077347730
08-04-20220600Z2063351878347731
08-04-20220000Z1566352879357830
08-03-20221800Z66236-077347833
08-03-20221200Z2435-07634768
08-03-20220600Z268536-07736-0
08-03-20220000Z229635-078347718
08-02-20221800Z186736-078367635
08-02-20221200Z223736-076367534
08-02-20220600Z2099352175347632
08-02-20220000Z16543521077337633
08-01-20221800Z3404352975357635
08-01-20221200Z221103421175317529
08-01-20220600Z18893211176267531
08-01-20220000Z17053011176267625
07-31-20221800Z19273111176277627
07-31-20221200Z25123221075277431
07-31-20220600Z24553021274257429
07-31-20220000Z2145332976267530
07-30-20221800Z32383221076267530
07-30-20221200Z307103131174277429
07-30-20220600Z253103131174277428
07-30-20220000Z18472931276237527
07-29-20221800Z16953121177257530
07-29-20221200Z22243331174307330
07-29-20220600Z2758362975357333
07-29-20220000Z212103521075357434
07-28-20221800Z2008362775367434
07-28-20221200Z21883421073287333
07-28-20220600Z21483021274257329
07-28-20220000Z17353221275287328
07-27-20221800Z963363775287333
07-27-20221200Z524363671287133
07-27-20220600Z1992363671217134
07-27-20220000Z572353471197125
07-26-20221800Z2743231171307111
07-26-20221200Z2435304127130-0
07-26-20220600Z22010324117131-0
07-26-20220000Z22715315973317110
07-25-20221800Z202203361074337128
07-25-20221200Z204203351075327330
07-25-20220600Z202173151277317525
07-25-20220000Z19715343879347828
07-24-20221800Z20014363778367830
07-24-20221200Z21011363778357732
07-24-20220600Z21483321178337628
07-24-20220000Z199123031279297825
07-23-20221800Z19643021279307625
07-23-20221200Z23163031276307525
07-23-20220600Z212103131276317525
07-23-20220000Z22393231279327626
07-22-20221800Z20763131178307626
07-22-20221200Z23793541075357535
07-22-20220600Z22214364875367536
07-22-20220000Z225153541076357535
07-21-20221800Z20117365878367636
07-21-20221200Z204153641077367636
07-21-20220600Z20513363878367735
07-21-20220000Z194123531179357735
07-20-20221800Z18893631079367836
07-20-20221200Z2436363977367736
07-20-20220600Z2497363777367736
07-20-20220000Z20911363779367836
07-19-20221800Z2096363879367736
07-19-20221200Z2576364974367336
07-19-20220600Z23493641076367436
07-19-20220000Z19415364977367436
07-18-20221800Z19116364977367736
07-18-20221200Z20314363977367636
07-18-20220600Z200133631078357736
07-18-20220000Z193123621177367835
07-17-20221800Z18811362977367736
07-17-20221200Z24663621176357735
07-17-20220600Z20873621176367736
07-17-20220000Z18773621177367835
07-16-20221800Z1464362877357835
07-16-20221200Z13343621176367636
07-16-20220600Z1865362875367636
07-16-20220000Z17773521076357635
07-15-20221800Z1102362975367636
07-15-20221200Z34653221174327527
07-15-20220600Z27293031277307625
07-15-20220000Z22143131178307726
07-14-20221800Z20453131178317624
07-14-20221200Z22863331275327528
07-14-20220600Z220123131275317525
07-14-20220000Z19993231078327728
07-13-20221800Z22133331177337531
07-13-20221200Z23143531174357435
07-13-20220600Z23211363974367436
07-13-20220000Z19815354976357535
07-12-20221800Z198173641075367434
07-12-20221200Z20313363874367435
07-12-20220600Z1939364973367436
07-12-20220000Z1537363873367536
07-11-20221800Z6573641073367435
07-11-20221200Z62103141172317327
07-11-20220600Z78123041272307325
07-11-20220000Z70122941273297422
07-10-20221800Z68153341174327426
07-10-20221200Z45163241073317426
07-10-20220600Z16103131272317424
07-10-20220000Z2315343871347428
07-09-20221800Z3711343973347428
07-09-20221200Z8053331174337426
07-09-20220600Z17783231074327427
07-09-20220000Z17573031274307524
07-08-20221800Z533041273307424
07-08-20221200Z2093141272317324
07-08-20220600Z30103051272307328
07-08-20220000Z24163141172317227
07-07-20221800Z1193131274307324
07-07-20221200Z6423121174317225
07-07-20220600Z963352974327232
07-07-20220000Z22042721074277321
07-06-20221800Z21510353775357335
07-06-20221200Z25483431172347128
07-06-20220600Z212123141273317125
07-06-20220000Z187173041274307324
07-05-20221800Z179133121175317425
07-05-20221200Z18563121274317325
07-05-20220600Z19683221273327328
07-05-20220000Z15163121174307425
07-04-20221800Z3263131173317426
07-04-20221200Z2193231272327225
07-04-20220600Z31743131271307226
07-04-20220000Z356333973337328
07-03-20221800Z3363363874367329
07-03-20221200Z21911363772367231
07-03-20220600Z21513364873367231
07-03-20220000Z20416324874327221
07-02-20221800Z20218304127429-0
07-02-20221200Z20916323117330-0
07-02-20220600Z20115303127428-0
07-02-20220000Z19415293127429-0
07-01-20221800Z20016303127430-0
07-01-20221200Z20714313117331-0
07-01-20220600Z20812322107329-0
07-01-20220000Z19810282117427-0
06-30-20221800Z1905312127429-0
06-30-20221200Z2248342107134-0
06-30-20220600Z2161336297136-0
06-30-20220000Z1941336297236-0
06-29-20221800Z186936297235-0
06-29-20221200Z251635297035-0
06-29-20220600Z234836377036-0
06-29-20220000Z146536397036-0
06-28-20221800Z11935496934-0
06-28-20221200Z3501636476936-0
06-28-20220600Z310736387036-0
06-28-20220000Z97218356918-0

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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