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Station 41029 - Capers Nearshore (CAP 2) Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 41029

Station 41029
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Owned and maintained by Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (CORMP)
Offshore Buoy
32.800 N 79.620 W (32°48'0" N 79°37'12" 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
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: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike. 

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Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 41029


Conditions at 41029 as of
1408 GMT on 05/06/2016:
Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

5-day plot - Wind Direction Wind Direction (WDIR): WNW ( 290 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 6.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 9.0 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1009.5 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 14.8 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 20.8 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 34.18 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 7 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 8 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Previous observations
5-day plot - Wind Direction 5-day plot - Wind Speed 5-day plot - Wind Gust 5-day plot - Wave Height 5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period 5-day plot - Average Period 5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction 5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure 5-day plot - Pressure Tendency 5-day plot - Air Temperature 5-day plot - Water Temperature 5-day plot - Dew Point 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Visibility 5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW)
MM DD TIME
(GMT)
   WDIR WSPD
m/s
GST
m/s
WVHT
m
DPD
sec
APD
sec
MWD PRES
mb
PTDY
mb
ATMP
°C
WTMP
°C
DEWP
°C
SAL
psu
VIS
km
TIDE
m
05061308   WNW 6.0 9.0----1009.2- 14.6 20.7- 34.19--
05061208    NW 7.0 10.0----1008.9- 13.6 20.7- 34.16--
05061108    NW 7.0 9.0----1007.9- 13.0 20.8- 34.12--
05061008    NW 7.0 10.0----1007.5- 12.8 20.8- 34.09--
05060908    NW 8.0 10.0----1007.0- 13.3 20.9- 34.07--
05060808    NW 7.0 9.0----1006.8- 13.2 20.9- 34.06--
05060708   NNW 8.0 10.0----1006.8- 13.1 21.0- 34.02--
05060608   NNW 8.0 11.0----1007.5- 13.6 21.1- 34.06--
05060508   WNW 8.0 11.0----1007.1- 15.3 21.1- 34.13--
05060408   WNW 7.0 10.0----1006.7- 16.0 21.1- 34.15--
05060308    NW 6.0 8.0----1006.7- 16.3 21.2- 34.16--
05060208   WNW 9.0 12.0----1006.3- 17.2 21.2- 34.19--
05060108   WNW 9.0 12.0----1005.5- 18.0 21.2- 34.18--
05060008    NW 8.0 11.0----1004.3- 18.9 21.2- 34.21--
05052308    NW 8.0 13.0----1003.4- 19.4 21.2- 34.19--
05052208    NW 9.0 13.0----1002.7- 19.7 21.3- 34.13--
05052108    NW 9.0 13.0----1001.8- 20.1 21.3- 34.08--
05052008    W 9.0 13.0----1001.3- 20.2 21.4- 34.02--
05051908   WNW 9.0 14.0----1001.9- 20.0 21.3- 33.99--
05051808   WNW 9.0 12.0----1001.6- 19.6 21.3- 33.96--
05051708   WNW 10.0 14.0----1001.7- 19.1 21.3- 33.98--
05051608   WNW 8.0 11.0----1002.2- 18.3 21.3- 34.00--
05051508   WNW 8.0 10.0----1002.1- 17.5 21.3- 34.01--

Ocean Conditions at 41029 as of
1408 GMT on 05/06/2016:

These oceanographic data are displayed in rounded times.

Unit of Measure:    Time Zone:   

Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.

 Depth (DEPTH): 1.0 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):20.76 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):34.18 psu
Previous observations
5-day plot - Ocean Temperature 5-day plot - Conductivity 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT) 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM) 5-day plot - Chlorophyll 5-day plot - Turbidity 5-day plot - pH 5-day plot - Eh
MM   DD    TIME
(GMT)
DEPTH
m
       OTMP
°C
   COND
mS/cm
  SAL
psu
  O2%
%
   O2PPM
ppm
CLCON
ug/l
TURB
FTU
PH EH
mv
05061308 1.020.68-34.19------
05061208 1.020.67-34.16------
05061108 1.020.75-34.12------
05061008 1.020.80-34.09------
05060908 1.020.85-34.07------
05060808 1.020.90-34.06------
05060708 1.021.02-34.02------
05060608 1.021.06-34.06------
05060508 1.021.11-34.13------
05060408 1.021.14-34.15------
05060308 1.021.19-34.16------
05060208 1.021.18-34.19------
05060108 1.021.23-34.18------
05060008 1.021.20-34.21------
05052308 1.021.22-34.19------
05052208 1.021.27-34.13------
05052108 1.021.30-34.08------
05052008 1.021.35-34.02------
05051908 1.021.34-33.99------
05051808 1.021.34-33.96------
05051708 1.021.33-33.98------
05051608 1.021.30-34.00------
05051508 1.021.28-34.01------

Description of Measurements

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Real Time Data in tabular form for the last forty-five days.

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