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Station MROS1 - Search and Rescue Data

8661070 - Springmaid Pier, SC
33.656 N 78.916 W (33°39'20" N 78°54'59" W)

Right whales are active off SC from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station between November 1 and April 30.  It is illegal to approach right whales within 500 yards. 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
2024-02-29 0000Z2101855-060555657
2024-02-28 1800Z1982160-060605560
2024-02-28 1200Z2161060-058605460
2024-02-28 0600Z2111360-059605460
2024-02-28 0000Z2041155-058555455
2024-02-27 1800Z199860-057595460
2024-02-27 1200Z212560-054575460
2024-02-27 0600Z218560-054605460
2024-02-27 0000Z2061057-056485451
2024-02-26 1800Z2011560-055575457
2024-02-26 1200Z224560-049605460
2024-02-26 0600Z239460-047605460
2024-02-26 0000Z199655-049445454
2024-02-25 1800Z116660-048435460
2024-02-25 1200Z345654-041445349
2024-02-25 0600Z335760-046565355
2024-02-25 0000Z312254-055355347
2024-02-24 1800Z286856-060395457
2024-02-24 1200Z286751-050295350
2024-02-24 0600Z283656-053345456
2024-02-24 0000Z281360-057405456
2024-02-23 1800Z2131660-056605460
2024-02-23 1200Z2161760-056605360
2024-02-23 0600Z2121260-055605360
2024-02-23 0000Z2021257-055535357
2024-02-22 1800Z190960-053575357
2024-02-22 1200Z316260-045585260
2024-02-22 0600Z30260-048605360
2024-02-22 0000Z14557-056575357
2024-02-21 1800Z4860-056595360
2024-02-21 1200Z356960-040595260
2024-02-21 0600Z131060-046585360
2024-02-21 0000Z31457-053575357
2024-02-20 1800Z33760-054605360
2024-02-20 1200Z13860-042605260
2024-02-20 0600Z347560-045605260
2024-02-20 0000Z87854-052505355
2024-02-19 1800Z49460-051525260
2024-02-19 1200Z0660-042605260
2024-02-19 0600Z331460-041595260
2024-02-19 0000Z337256-046485354
2024-02-18 1800Z352559-044495358
2024-02-18 1200Z19857-041465360
2024-02-18 0600Z16860-047605360
2024-02-18 0000Z1755-054475356
2024-02-17 1800Z327857-059455355
2024-02-17 1200Z2531060-057355353
2024-02-17 0600Z219860-055535460
2024-02-17 0000Z127357-055575357
2024-02-16 1800Z31160-058605360
2024-02-16 1200Z278760-057605360
2024-02-16 0600Z2551060-059605460
2024-02-16 0000Z2111359-058595457
2024-02-15 1800Z177960-055605360
2024-02-15 1200Z279560-050605360
2024-02-15 0600Z262860-052585358
2024-02-15 0000Z221955-054575457
2024-02-14 1800Z207460-055605360
2024-02-14 1200Z340660-045605260
2024-02-14 0600Z326560-048605360
2024-02-14 0000Z315558-058545358
2024-02-13 1800Z3031360-060585360
2024-02-13 1200Z2631760-055605360
2024-02-13 0600Z2081260-061605360
2024-02-13 0000Z123857-057455254
2024-02-12 1800Z300458-061565260
2024-02-12 1200Z231260-059605260
2024-02-12 0600Z222560-058605260
2024-02-12 0000Z221655-056475256
2024-02-11 1800Z2291055-063375260
2024-02-11 1200Z217760-054505157
2024-02-11 0600Z219660-054605160
2024-02-11 0000Z222955-055465157
2024-02-10 1800Z222860-055545257
2024-02-10 1200Z223757-055285158
2024-02-10 0600Z227553-054405160
2024-02-10 0000Z219654-054525157
2024-02-09 1800Z199460-053575255
2024-02-09 1200Z243160-047605160
2024-02-09 0600Z288160-047605160
2024-02-09 0000Z188257-049555157
2024-02-08 1800Z105660-048605060
2024-02-08 1200Z358460-039605060
2024-02-08 0600Z8560-044605058
2024-02-08 0000Z2660-051555060
2024-02-07 1800Z7860-050605060
2024-02-07 1200Z12960-037605060
2024-02-07 0600Z191260-041585060
2024-02-07 0000Z161257-050575155
2024-02-06 1800Z71460-051605160
2024-02-06 1200Z131460-043605160
2024-02-06 0600Z201555-049485154
2024-02-06 0000Z251358-055415158
2024-02-05 1800Z321557-055535160
2024-02-05 1200Z241360-046605160
2024-02-05 0600Z452060-049605160
2024-02-05 0000Z602157-051505157
2024-02-04 1800Z631555-049385160
2024-02-04 1200Z361055-044555160
2024-02-04 0600Z521060-048605160
2024-02-04 0000Z90757-050445252
2024-02-03 1800Z76954-049435160
2024-02-03 1200Z331154-046425157
2024-02-03 0600Z311158-052525160
2024-02-03 0000Z263358-055515258
2024-02-02 1800Z221560-054575257
2024-02-02 1200Z265760-046605160
2024-02-02 0600Z253860-048605260
2024-02-02 0000Z2141155-051555257
2024-02-01 1800Z178660-050605258
2024-02-01 1200Z320657-040605160
2024-02-01 0600Z319560-041605260
2024-02-01 0000Z338853-047515253
2024-01-31 1800Z14860-050605260
2024-01-31 1200Z31460-048605260
2024-01-31 0600Z273160-051605260
2024-01-31 0000Z981058-052585258
2024-01-30 1800Z74960-050605260
2024-01-30 1200Z20660-042605160
2024-01-30 0600Z352658-047585258
2024-01-30 0000Z318558-055505258
2024-01-29 1800Z327957-055575258
2024-01-29 1200Z299860-046605260
2024-01-29 0600Z2761060-050555260
2024-01-29 0000Z2661260-057525258
2024-01-28 1800Z2581757-066475258
2024-01-28 1200Z2301051-060535353
2024-01-28 0600Z214760-059605460
2024-01-28 0000Z170557-060485557
2024-01-27 1800Z132260-057495357
2024-01-27 1200Z223354-055395256
2024-01-27 0600Z230559-057435255
2024-01-27 0000Z221850-057275253
2024-01-26 1800Z218759-060605260
2024-01-26 1200Z226959-062605260
2024-01-26 0600Z209660-059605358
2024-01-26 0000Z216452-060455347
2024-01-25 1800Z207360-062595360
2024-01-25 1200Z196360-060595160
2024-01-25 0600Z173560-059605260
2024-01-25 0000Z118358-058585258
2024-01-24 1800Z71659-057595259
2024-01-24 1200Z54958-056555160
2024-01-24 0600Z531060-056605160
2024-01-24 0000Z60758-056555158
2024-01-23 1800Z47960-053585160
2024-01-23 1200Z531060-051605160
2024-01-23 0600Z571057-050575157
2024-01-23 0000Z77839-048285141
2024-01-22 1800Z62760-043525060
2024-01-22 1200Z5560-034605060
2024-01-22 0600Z348560-033605060
2024-01-22 0000Z340455-038475157
2024-01-21 1800Z336755-035475156
2024-01-21 1200Z337952-023465154
2024-01-21 0600Z3361057-027575260
2024-01-21 0000Z324857-033475357
2024-01-20 1800Z3191157-036365353
2024-01-20 1200Z329658-032365358
2024-01-20 0600Z327660-037495354
2024-01-20 0000Z3131057-051495457
2024-01-19 1800Z2731460-056605460
2024-01-19 1200Z2601060-049605460
2024-01-19 0600Z285260-051605460
2024-01-19 0000Z69657-052555457
2024-01-18 1800Z71660-050595360
2024-01-18 1200Z108260-041595258
2024-01-18 0600Z357360-036605360
2024-01-18 0000Z307357-040545357
2024-01-17 1800Z321660-037425357
2024-01-17 1200Z3361060-030605258
2024-01-17 0600Z358860-039605360
2024-01-17 0000Z329857-049575457
2024-01-16 1800Z278560-057605460
2024-01-16 1200Z221560-056605560
2024-01-16 0600Z45458-056605560
2024-01-16 0000Z47857-055425557
2024-01-15 1800Z96460-054575460
2024-01-15 1200Z245460-050605360
2024-01-15 0600Z231760-048605360
2024-01-15 0000Z229928-049205325

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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