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Site elevation: 1.5 m above mean sea level Air temp height: 5.4 m above site elevation Anemometer height: 7 m above site elevation Barometer elevation: 3.9 m above mean sea level Sea temp depth: 0.2 m below MLLW
Right whales are active off VA from November to April. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas along the mid-Atlantic coast. To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike