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Station 41051 - South of St. Thomas, VI Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 41051

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Owned and maintained by Caribbean Integrated Coastal Ocean Observing System (CarICOOS)
Buoy
18.257 N 65.004 W (18°15'26" N 65°0'14" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 4 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 2 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1 m below water line
Water depth: 32 m
Watch circle radius: 60 yards

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 41051


Conditions at 41051 as of
0830 GMT on 04/30/2016:
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): SSE ( 150 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 11.7 kts
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.85 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 81.7 °F
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 11.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 11.7 kts
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
kts
GST
kts
WVHT
ft
DPD
sec
APD
sec
MWD PRES
in
PTDY
in
ATMP
°F
WTMP
°F
DEWP
°F
SAL
psu
VIS
nmi
TIDE
ft
04300820   SSE 9.7 11.7----29.85- 81.7-----
04300810   SSE 9.7 11.7 2.6-- SE29.85- 81.7-- 36.51--
04300800   SSE 9.7 11.7 2.6 4--29.85-0.04 81.5 81.7----
04300750    SE 9.7 11.7----29.85- 81.5-----
04300740   SSE 9.7 13.6----29.85- 81.5-----
04300730   SSE 11.7 13.6----29.86- 81.7-----
04300720   SSE 11.7 11.7----29.86- 81.7-----
04300710   SSE 9.7 11.7 2.6--SSE29.86- 81.7-- 36.51--
04300700   SSE 9.7 11.7 2.6 4--29.87-0.06 81.5 81.7----
04300650    SE 9.7 11.7----29.87- 81.7-----
04300640    SE 9.7 11.7----29.86- 81.5-----
04300630    SE 9.7 11.7----29.86- 81.5-----
04300620    SE 9.7 11.7----29.87- 81.7-----
04300610   SSE 11.7 13.6 3.0-- SE29.87- 81.7-- 36.51--
04300600   SSE 11.7 13.6 3.0 4--29.88- 81.7 81.7----
04300540   SSE 9.7 13.6----29.88- 81.7-----
04300530    SE 11.7 13.6----29.88- 81.7-----
04300520    SE 11.7 13.6----29.88- 81.7-----
04300510    SE 11.7 13.6 3.0-- SE29.89- 81.7-- 36.50--
04300500    SE 9.7 13.6 3.0 4--29.90-0.04 81.7 81.7----
04300450    SE 9.7 11.7----29.90- 81.7-----
04300440    SE 9.7 11.7----29.91- 81.7-----
04300430    SE 11.7 11.7----29.91- 81.7-----
04300420    SE 11.7 13.6----29.91- 81.9-----
04300410    SE 11.7 13.6 2.6-- SE29.92- 81.9-- 36.49--
04300400    SE 11.7 13.6 2.6 4--29.92- 81.9 81.7----
04300340    SE 9.7 11.7----29.93- 81.7-----
04300330    SE 9.7 11.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04300320    SE 11.7 13.6----29.93- 81.7-----
04300310    SE 9.7 11.7 2.6-- SE29.93- 81.7-- 36.48--
04300300    SE 9.7 11.7 2.6 4--29.93+0.02 81.9 81.7----
04300250   SSE 9.7 11.7----29.94- 81.9-----
04300240   SSE 11.7 13.6----29.93- 81.9-----
04300230    SE 7.8 11.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04300220    SE 9.7 11.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04300210    SE 9.7 11.7 2.6-- SE29.93- 81.9-- 36.49--
04300200    SE 9.7 11.7 2.6 4--29.93- 81.7 81.7----
04300140    SE 11.7 13.6----29.93- 81.9-----
04300130    SE 11.7 13.6----29.93- 81.7-----
04300120    SE 9.7 11.7----29.93- 81.7-----
04300110    SE 9.7 11.7 2.6-- SE29.93- 81.7-- 36.47--
04300100    SE 9.7 11.7 2.6 4--29.93+0.05 81.7 81.7----
04300050    SE 7.8 9.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04300040    SE 7.8 9.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04300030    SE 7.8 9.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04300020    SE 7.8 9.7----29.92- 81.9-----
04300010    SE 9.7 11.7 3.0-- SE29.92- 81.9-- 36.49--
04300000    SE 9.7 9.7 3.0 4--29.91- 81.7 81.7----
04292340    SE 9.7 11.7----29.90- 81.9-----
04292330    SE 9.7 11.7----29.90- 81.7-----
04292320    SE 11.7 13.6----29.89- 81.5-----
04292310    SE 11.7 13.6 3.0-- SE29.89- 81.5-- 36.49--
04292300    SE 13.6 15.5 3.0 4--29.89- 81.5 81.7----
04292250    SE 11.7 13.6----29.90- 81.5-----
04292240    SE 11.7 13.6----29.89- 81.5-----
04292230    SE 13.6 15.5----29.88- 81.5-----
04292220    SE 15.5 17.5----29.87- 81.5-----
04292210    SE 15.5 17.5 2.6-- SE29.87- 81.5-- 36.47--
04292200    SE 13.6 17.5 2.6 4--29.88-0.02 81.5 81.7----
04292140   SSE 11.7 13.6----29.89- 81.7-----
04292130    SE 11.7 13.6----29.88- 81.7-----
04292120    SE 15.5 19.4----29.87- 81.5-----
04292110    SE 17.5 19.4 3.0-- SE29.86- 81.5-- 36.46--
04292100   ESE 25.3- 3.0 4--29.86-0.05 81.3 81.9----
04292040   ESE 7.8 7.8----29.90- 81.1-----
04291950   ESE 9.7 11.7----29.89- 81.1-----
04291940   ESE 9.7 11.7----29.89- 81.1-----
04291930   ESE 9.7 11.7----29.89- 81.1-----
04291920   ESE 9.7 19.4----29.90- 81.1-----
04291910   ESE 15.5- 2.6-- SE29.90- 81.3-- 36.45--
04291900   ESE 9.7 11.7 2.6 4--29.90-0.03 81.3 81.9----
04291830   ESE 7.8 9.7----29.91- 81.3-----
04291820   ESE 11.7 23.3----29.91- 81.5-----
04291810   ESE 7.8 9.7 3.0-- SE29.91- 81.5-- 36.45--
04291800   ESE 7.8 9.7 3.0 4--29.91-0.03 81.5 81.9----
04291750    E 23.3-----29.91- 81.5-----
04291740   ESE------29.92- 81.7-----
04291730   ESE------29.92- 81.7-----
04291720   ESE------29.92- 81.7-----
04291710    SE 9.7 27.2 3.0-- SE29.93- 81.7-- 36.46--
04291700   ESE 7.8 9.7 3.0 4--29.93-0.03 81.5 81.9----
04291630    SE 7.8 9.7----29.93- 81.5-----
04291620    SE 9.7 11.7----29.93- 81.7-----
04291610    SE 9.7 11.7 3.0-- SE29.93- 81.7-- 36.46--
04291600    SE 9.7 11.7 3.0 4--29.93+0.00 81.7 82.0----
04291530    SE 9.7 11.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04291520    SE 9.7 11.7----29.93- 81.9-----
04291510    SE 11.7 13.6 3.0-- SE29.94- 81.9-- 36.46--
04291500    SE 11.7 13.6 3.0 4--29.94+0.00 82.2 81.9----
04291450    SE 11.7 13.6----29.94- 82.0-----
04291440    SE 11.7 13.6----29.94- 81.9-----
04291430    SE 9.7 13.6----29.95- 81.7-----
04291420    SE 9.7 11.7----29.95- 81.5-----
04291410   SSE 9.7 11.7 3.0-- SE29.95- 81.5-- 36.45--
04291400   SSE 9.7 13.6 3.0 4--29.95+0.03 81.7 81.9----
04291330    SE 11.7 13.6----29.95- 81.9-----
04291320    SE 11.7 15.5----29.95- 81.9-----
04291310    SE 11.7 15.5 3.0-- SE29.94- 81.9-- 36.45--
04291300    SE 13.6 15.5 3.0 4--29.94+0.03 81.7 81.7----
04291240   SSE 11.7 13.6----29.94- 81.1-----
04291230   SSE 11.7 13.6----29.94- 80.8-----
04291220   SSE 11.7 13.6----29.94- 81.3-----
04291210    SE 11.7 13.6 2.6-- SE29.94- 81.9-- 36.51--
04291200    SE 11.7 15.5 2.6 4--29.94+0.04 81.7 81.7----
04291110    SE 11.7 13.6 2.6-- SE29.93- 81.5-- 36.51--
04291100   ESE 11.7 13.6 2.6 4--29.92+0.03 81.3 81.7----
04291010   ESE 9.7 11.7 2.6-- SE29.92- 81.1-- 36.51--
04291000   ESE 11.7 13.6 2.6 4--29.91+0.02 81.0 81.7----
04290930   ESE 11.7 13.6----29.90- 81.1-----
04290920   ESE 11.7 13.6----29.90- 81.1-----
04290910   ESE 11.7 13.6 3.0-- SE29.90- 81.1-- 36.51--
04290900    SE 9.7 11.7 3.0 4--29.90- 81.1 81.7----

Detailed Wave Summary
for 41051 as of
0800 GMT on 04/30/2016:

These wave 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.

5-day plot - Significant Wave HeightSignificant Wave Height (WVHT): 2.6 ft
5-day plot - Wave SteepnessWave Steepness (STEEPNESS):VERY_STEEP
Previous observations
5-day plot - Significant Wave Height 5-day plot - Swell Height 5-day plot - Swell Period 5-day plot - Swell Direction 5-day plot - Wind Wave Height 5-day plot - Wind Wave Period 5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction 5-day plot - Wave Steepness 5-day plot - Average Wave Period
MM DD TIME
(GMT)
  WVHT
ft
  SwH
ft
  SwP
sec
  SwD WWH
ft
WWP
sec
  WWD STEEPNESS APD
sec
04300700    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04300600    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04300500    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04300400    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04300300    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04300200    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04300100    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04300000    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04292300    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04292200    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04292100    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291900    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291800    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291700    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291600    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291500    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291400    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291300    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291200    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291100    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04291000    2.6  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-
04290900    3.0  -  -  ---  -VERY_STEEP-

Disclaimer: Ocean current directions are measured to the nearest 10 degrees and speeds are measured to the nearest whole centimeter per second.

Ocean Current Data for 41051

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   0800 GMT   0700 GMT   0600 GMT
Depth
ft
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
7     180 0.12    190 0.10    210 0.12
10     200 0.12    130 0.12    200 0.08
13     160 0.17    180 0.16    270 0.08
16     180 0.16    150 0.12    260 0.06
20     160 0.19    160 0.14    240 0.06
23     180 0.21    140 0.17    170 0.08

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 41051

Ocean Current Stick Plots are available in metric units only:

All Instruments -1-day plot - ocean current 1-day plot     3-day plot - ocean current 3-day plot     5-day plot - ocean current 5-day plot     


Ocean Conditions at 41051 as of
0800 GMT on 04/30/2016:

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): 3.3 ft
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):81.73 °F
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):36.51 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 6.40 ppm
5-day plot - ChlorophyllChlorophyll (CLCON): 0.30 ug/l
5-day plot - TurbidityTurbidity (TURB): 0 FTU
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
ft
       OTMP
°F
   COND
mS/cm
  SAL
psu
  O2%
%
   O2PPM
ppm
CLCON
ug/l
TURB
FTU
PH EH
mv
04300700 3.381.72-36.51- 6.40 0.30 0--
04300600 3.381.73-36.51- 6.40 0.30 0--
04300500 3.381.72-36.50- 6.40 0.30 0--
04300400 3.381.72-36.49- 6.40 0.30 0--
04300300 3.381.72-36.48- 6.40 0.30 0--
04300200 3.381.73-36.49- 6.40 0.30 0--
04300100 3.381.72-36.47- 6.40 0.30 0--
04300000 3.381.73-36.49- 6.40 0.30 0--
04292300 3.381.73-36.49- 6.40 0.30 0--
04292200 3.381.73-36.47- 6.40 0.30 0--
04292100 3.381.79-36.46- 6.40 0.30 0--
04291900 3.381.90-36.45- 6.40 0.30 0--
04291800 3.381.86-36.45- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291700 3.381.84-36.46- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291600 3.381.97-36.46- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291500 3.381.93-36.46- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291400 3.381.79-36.45- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291300 3.381.75-36.45- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291200 3.381.66-36.51- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291100 3.381.64-36.51- 6.40 0.20 0--
04291000 3.381.66-36.51- 6.40 0.20 0--
04290900 3.381.64-36.51- 6.40 0.30 0--

Description of Measurements

Links which are specific to this station are listed below:

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.