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Station 41033 - Fripp Nearshore (FRP 2) Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 41033

Station 41033
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Owned and maintained by Caro-COOPS: Carolinas Coastal Ocean Observing and Prediction System
Offshore Buoy
32.270 N 80.400 W (32°16'12" N 80°24'0" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
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: 

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Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 41033

Conditions at 41033 as of
2300 GMT on 05/27/2015:
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): SE ( 140 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 4.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 4.0 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1022.3 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.5 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 26.2 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 5 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 5 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)
05272200   SSE 4.0 5.0----1021.9 -1.5 26.5-----
05272100    SE 4.0 5.0----1022.2- 26.6-----
05272000   SSE 3.0 4.0----1022.8- 26.7-----
05271900    S 4.0 5.0----1023.4 -1.0 26.8-----
05271600   SSE 2.0 3.0----1024.4- 27.5-----
05271400    S 2.0 3.0----1024.5- 27.3-----
05271300    S 3.0 3.0----1024.4- 26.1-----
05271200   SSE 4.0 5.0----1023.4- 25.5-----
05271100   SSE 4.0 5.0----1022.8- 25.0-----
05271000    S 5.0 6.0----1021.6- 24.8-----
05270900    S 5.0 6.0----1021.4- 24.7-----
05270800   SSE 6.0 6.0----1021.3- 24.7-----
05270700    S 4.0 5.0----1022.0- 24.7-----
05270600   SSW 4.0 5.0----1023.1- 24.8-----
05270500    SW 4.0 5.0----1023.9- 24.9-----
05270400    S 5.0 6.0----1024.1- 25.2-----
05270300    S 5.0 7.0----1023.9- 25.4-----
05270200    S 7.0 8.0----1023.6- 25.4-----
05270100   SSE 7.0 9.0----1023.1- 25.1-----
05270000   SSE 6.0 6.0----1023.1- 25.4-----

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

Historical Data & Climatic Summaries for quality controlled data for the current month, previous months, and previous years.