Station SSBN7 - Search and Rescue Data

Sunset Beach Nearshore Waves (SUN2WAVE)
33.838 N 78.484 W (33°50'19" N 78°29'3" W)

Right whales are active off NC 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.? To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to:

Meteorological data from this buoy (41024) can be viewed here.

Average surface winds - six hour block.

Date (UTC) Average
Wind Dir
Wind Spd
Air Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Air Temp.
Water Temp.
(Degrees F.)
Water Temp.
2024-06-14 1200Z--026-0796
2024-06-14 0600Z--036-0796
2024-06-14 0000Z--046-0796
2024-06-13 1800Z--036-0796
2024-06-13 1200Z--036-0796
2024-06-13 0600Z--036-0796
2024-06-13 0000Z--036-0796
2024-06-12 1800Z--036-0796
2024-06-12 1200Z--036-0786
2024-06-12 0600Z--026-0796
2024-06-12 0000Z--026-0796
2024-06-11 1800Z--016-0796
2024-06-11 1200Z--016-0786
2024-06-11 0600Z--016-0786
2024-06-11 0000Z--016-0786
2024-06-10 1800Z--016-0786
2024-06-10 1200Z--016-0786
2024-06-10 0600Z--026-0796
2024-06-10 0000Z--036-0796
2024-06-09 1800Z--026-0796

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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