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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
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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 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.  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
0800 GMT on 09/23/2014:
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): ENE ( 60 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 8.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 11.0 m/s
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 22.5 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 26.1 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 35.49 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 10 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 11 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
09230700   NNE 7.0 9.0------ 21.2 26.1- 35.49--
09230600   ENE 6.0 7.0------ 22.9 26.1- 35.48--
09230500   NNE 6.0 6.0------ 22.4 26.1- 35.47--
09230400    N 5.0 6.0------ 21.4 26.2- 35.44--
09230300   NNW 5.0 6.0------ 20.9 26.2- 35.42--
09230200   NNW 3.0 4.0------ 21.1 26.2- 35.41--
09230100    W 1.0 1.0------ 21.4 26.2- 35.41--
09230000   ESE 4.0 4.0------ 21.4 26.2- 35.42--
09222300   SSE 6.0 7.0------ 21.4 26.2- 35.42--
09222200    NE 3.0 4.0------ 23.7 26.2- 35.43--
09222100    NE 5.0 6.0------ 23.6 26.3- 35.44--
09222000    NE 5.0 6.0------ 23.1 26.2- 35.44--
09221900    N 6.0 7.0------ 22.5 26.2- 35.44--
09221800    N 5.0 6.0------ 22.9 26.2- 35.44--
09221700    NE 6.0 7.0------ 23.3 26.2- 35.44--
09221600    N 6.0 8.0------ 23.4 26.2- 35.45--
09221500   NNE 6.0 7.0------ 23.4 26.2- 35.44--
09221400    N 7.0 8.0------ 22.7 26.2- 35.44--
09221300   NNW 6.0 7.0------ 22.4 26.2- 35.45--
09221200   WNW 8.0 9.0------ 22.1 26.2- 35.46--
09221100    W 8.0 9.0------ 22.7 26.2- 35.48--
09221000    W 8.0 10.0------ 23.9 26.2- 35.49--
09220900   WSW 7.0 8.0------ 24.0 26.1- 35.49--
09220800   WSW 9.0 10.0------ 24.1 26.1- 35.49--

Ocean Conditions at 41038 as of
0800 GMT on 09/23/2014:

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): 0.9 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):26.06 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):35.49 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
09230700 0.926.09-35.49------
09230600 0.926.12-35.48------
09230500 0.926.11-35.47------
09230400 0.926.15-35.44------
09230300 0.926.16-35.42------
09230200 0.926.15-35.41------
09230100 0.926.19-35.41------
09230000 0.926.21-35.42------
09222300 0.926.21-35.42------
09222200 0.926.23-35.43------
09222100 0.926.26-35.44------
09222000 0.926.24-35.44------
09221900 0.926.22-35.44------
09221800 0.926.21-35.44------
09221700 0.926.20-35.44------
09221600 0.926.22-35.45------
09221500 0.826.19-35.44------
09221400 0.926.18-35.44------
09221300 0.926.16-35.45------
09221200 0.926.17-35.46------
09221100 0.926.18-35.48------
09221000 0.826.16-35.49------
09220900 0.926.14-35.49------
09220800 0.826.13-35.49------

Description of Measurements

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

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