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Station 41029 - Capers Nearshore, SC (CAP2)

Owned and maintained by Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (CORMP)
Moored Buoy
32.803 N 79.624 W (32°48'12" N 79°37'26" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 2.79 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 2.95 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 2.79 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1 m below water line
Water depth: 10 m

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:

Wave data from this buoy (41065) can be viewed here.

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