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Station PTWW1 - Search and Rescue Data

9444900 - Port Townsend, WA
48.111 N 122.760 W (48°6'40" N 122°45'35" W)

Wind data from PTWW1 is subject to obstruction by ferries docking at the pier during the daytime hours.

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
2024-02-24 1800Z151841-046224840
2024-02-24 1200Z198451-046284849
2024-02-24 0600Z192356-045334856
2024-02-24 0000Z359260-045404856
2024-02-23 1800Z335160-044594860
2024-02-23 1200Z266360-044604860
2024-02-23 0600Z222160-045564859
2024-02-23 0000Z291359-052524859
2024-02-22 1800Z120760-050564857
2024-02-22 1200Z1361160-048564860
2024-02-22 0600Z1311360-049564859
2024-02-22 0000Z1131459-050594859
2024-02-21 1800Z1021260-049594860
2024-02-21 1200Z105560-046574760
2024-02-21 0600Z266260-046564859
2024-02-21 0000Z285460-047594860
2024-02-20 1800Z153260-045594759
2024-02-20 1200Z182260-042594759
2024-02-20 0600Z269460-044554759
2024-02-20 0000Z120154-046494754

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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