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Station 41038 - ILM2 - 5 miles SE of Wrightsville Beach, NC Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 41038

Station 41038

Owned and maintained by Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (CORMP)
Offshore Buoy
34.142 N 77.721 W (34°8'31" N 77°43'14" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 2.5 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
Water depth: 17 m

Right whales are active off NC. Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater within the vicinity of this station.  To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike/

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 41038


Conditions at 41038 as of
1500 GMT on 04/16/2014:
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): NE ( 40 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 10.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 13.0 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1026.6 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +3.7 mb ( Rising Rapidly )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 7.6 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 15.8 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 34.89 psu
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 3.0 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 13 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 14 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
04161400   NNE 12.0 15.0----1025.6 +3.1 6.7 15.8- 34.91--
04161300   NNE 12.0 14.0----1024.3 +3.7 6.2 15.8- 34.86--
04161200   NNE 14.0 18.0----1022.9 +4.0 5.9 15.8- 34.81--
04161100   NNE 14.0 16.0----1022.5 +4.6 6.2 15.8- 34.81--
04161000   NNE 12.0 15.0----1020.6 +5.0 7.2 15.8- 34.87--
04160900   NNE 13.0 16.0----1018.9 +4.3 8.1 15.7- 34.91--
04160800    N 13.0 16.0----1017.9 +5.9 8.7 15.8- 34.92--
04160700   NNE 14.0 16.0----1015.6 +4.4 9.5 15.8- 34.86--
04160600    N 11.0 14.0----1014.6 +5.2 9.4 15.9- 34.83--
04160500    N 14.0 17.0----1012.0 +5.5 10.4 16.0- 34.80--
04160400   NNW 14.0 16.0----1011.2 +6.2 10.6 16.0- 34.91--
04160300   NNW 12.0 16.0----1009.4 +4.8 11.8 16.2- 34.78--
04160200   NNW 14.0 17.0----1006.5 +2.1 13.2 16.4- 34.64--
04160100   SSW 10.0 11.0----1005.0 +0.0 18.9 16.5- 34.65--
04160000    S 11.0 12.0----1004.6 -1.0 18.9 16.5- 34.66--
04152300    S 9.0 11.0----1004.4 -2.3 18.6 16.6- 34.63--
04152200    S 9.0 12.0----1005.2 -2.5 18.5 16.8- 34.50--
04152100   SSW 9.0 11.0----1005.6 -2.3 18.1 16.8- 34.44--
04152000   SSW 8.0 10.0----1006.7 -1.8 18.2 16.9- 34.35--
04151900    SW 8.0 9.0----1007.7 -1.2 18.3 16.9- 34.34--
04151800   SSW 5.0 7.0----1007.9 -1.2 18.2 16.9- 34.35--
04151700   SSW 8.0 8.0----1008.5 +0.0 18.5 16.7- 34.54--
04151600   SSW 8.0 10.0----1008.9 +0.0 18.3 16.8- 34.46--

Ocean Conditions at 41038 as of
1500 GMT on 04/16/2014:

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):15.78 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):34.89 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
04161400 0.815.78-34.91------
04161300 0.915.78-34.86------
04161200 1.015.80-34.81------
04161100 0.815.81-34.81------
04161000 1.115.82-34.87------
04160900 0.915.75-34.91------
04160800 0.815.78-34.92------
04160700 0.715.84-34.86------
04160600 0.715.91-34.83------
04160500 0.915.99-34.80------
04160400 0.915.96-34.91------
04160300 0.816.21-34.78------
04160200 0.916.44-34.64------
04160100 0.716.49-34.65------
04160000 0.816.49-34.66------
04152300 0.816.60-34.63------
04152200 0.816.79-34.50------
04152100 0.816.81-34.44------
04152000 0.816.86-34.35------
04151900 0.916.89-34.34------
04151800 0.816.90-34.35------
04151700 0.816.70-34.54------
04151600 0.916.80-34.46------

Description of Measurements

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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.