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: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike.

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

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
2024-06-14 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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