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Station 42022 - C12 - West Florida Central Buoy Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42022

Station 42022
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Owned and maintained by COMPS (University of South Florida)
Offshore Buoy
27.498 N 83.721 W (27°29'53" N 83°43'16" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 1.98 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3.1 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 1.93 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1 m below water line
Water depth: 50 m

Latest NWS Marine Forecast

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 42022

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 42022 as of
1130 GMT on 02/08/2016:
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): 7.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 9.0 m/s
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 21.0 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 36.27 psu
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
02081100    NW 7.0 9.0------- 21.0- 36.31--
02081030    NW 7.0 9.0------- 21.0- 36.31--
02081000    NW 7.0 9.0------- 21.0- 36.31--
02080930    NW 7.0 10.0------- 21.0- 36.31--
02080900    NW 7.0 10.0------- 21.0- 36.31--
02080830    NW 7.0 9.0------- 21.0- 36.31--
02080800   NNW 7.0 11.0------- 21.0- 36.30--
02080730    NW 8.0 10.0------- 20.9- 36.29--
02080700    NW 8.0 10.0------- 20.9- 36.29--
02080630    NW 7.0 9.0------- 20.9- 36.30--
02080600    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.8- 36.30--
02080530    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.8- 36.29--
02080500    NW 8.0 12.0------- 20.8- 36.30--
02080430    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.8- 36.30--
02080400    NW 9.0 12.0------- 20.8- 36.29--
02080330    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.7- 36.29--
02080300    NW 7.0 10.0------- 20.7- 36.30--
02080230    NW 7.0 11.0------- 20.7- 36.30--
02080200    NW 8.0 10.0------- 20.7- 36.29--
02080130    NW 8.0 10.0------- 20.7- 36.29--
02080100    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.7- 36.29--
02080030    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.6- 36.29--
02080000   WNW 8.0 11.0------- 20.6- 36.28--
02072330    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.5- 36.26--
02072300    NW 9.0 11.0------- 20.4- 36.27--
02072230    NW 8.0 11.0------- 20.3- 36.25--
02072200    NW 9.0 12.0------- 20.3- 36.25--
02072130    NW 9.0 12.0------- 20.3- 36.24--
02072100   NNW 9.0 12.0------- 20.2- 36.23--
02072030   NNW 9.0 12.0------- 20.2- 36.24--
02072000   NNW 9.0 12.0------- 20.1- 36.22--
02071930   NNW 10.0 14.0------- 20.1- 36.22--
02071900   NNW 10.0 14.0------- 19.9- 36.20--
02071830    N 11.0 14.0------------
02071800   NNW 11.0 14.0------- 19.9- 36.20--
02071730   NNW 11.0 14.0------- 19.8- 36.19--
02071700   NNW 12.0 16.0------- 19.8- 36.19--
02071630   NNW 11.0 14.0------- 19.7- 36.18--
02071600   NNW 12.0 15.0------- 19.7- 36.17--
02071530   NNW 11.0 14.0------- 19.6- 36.16--
02071500   NNW 10.0 14.0------- 19.6- 36.15--
02071430   NNW 11.0 14.0------- 19.5- 36.15--
02071400    N 12.0 15.0------- 19.5- 36.14--
02071330    N 11.0 13.0------- 19.5- 36.15--
02071300   NNW 12.0 15.0------- 19.5- 36.14--
02071230    N 12.0 16.0------- 19.4- 36.14--
02071200    N 12.0 16.0------------

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 42022

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   1100 GMT   1000 GMT   0900 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
4     160 14.0    180 20.0    200 25.0
5     160 13.0    200 17.0    200 23.0
6     170 12.0    190 14.0    180 15.0
7     160 7.0    180 9.0    200 13.0
8     160 10.0    170 8.0    200 11.0
9     150 11.0    190 12.0    200 11.0
10     140 13.0    190 10.0    190 9.0
11     150 10.0    170 9.0    210 13.0
12     150 9.0    180 13.0    190 10.0
13     130 7.0    170 9.0    200 6.0
14     150 8.0    180 12.0    210 10.0
15     150 9.0    210 9.0    200 11.0
16     160 9.0    200 12.0    190 14.0
17     140 8.0    180 8.0    180 16.0
18     100 4.0    180 5.0    210 10.0
19     190 5.0    150 3.0    220 11.0
20     150 7.0    130 5.0    190 10.0
21     160 6.0    200 8.0    190 11.0
22     170 7.0    160 8.0    180 9.0
23     170 7.0    170 11.0    190 10.0
24     160 5.0    170 9.0    190 10.0
25     130 6.0    160 10.0    180 12.0
26     180 10.0    180 7.0    190 13.0
27     150 6.0    170 7.0    190 7.0
28     180 4.0    160 5.0    190 6.0
29     160 9.0    170 7.0    160 11.0
30     160 9.0    180 9.0    190 12.0
31     160 10.0    180 11.0    180 12.0
32     160 11.0    180 11.0    180 13.0
33     160 10.0    180 10.0    190 14.0
34     160 14.0    170 16.0    190 15.0
35     160 12.0    180 15.0    190 18.0
36     150 12.0    180 17.0    190 16.0
37     160 11.0    180 14.0    200 14.0
38     150 13.0    160 16.0    190 16.0
39     150 13.0    180 15.0    190 14.0
40     140 14.0    160 14.0    180 13.0
41     130 14.0    160 13.0    180 12.0
42     130 14.0    150 12.0    170 13.0
43     120 14.0    150 13.0    150 10.0
44     120 15.0    140 14.0    150 12.0
45     110 16.0    130 12.0    140 13.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42022

Ocean Current Stick Plots are available in metric units only:
     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 42022 as of
1130 GMT on 02/08/2016:

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):21.02 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):36.27 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
02081100 1.021.02-36.31------
02081030 1.021.00-36.31------
02081000 1.021.00-36.31------
02080930 1.020.98-36.31------
02080900 1.021.00-36.31------
02080830 1.020.97-36.31------
02080800 1.020.96-36.30------
02080730 1.020.93-36.29------
02080700 1.020.91-36.29------
02080630 1.020.88-36.30------
02080600 1.020.82-36.30------
02080530 1.020.83-36.29------
02080500 1.020.78-36.30------
02080430 1.020.77-36.30------
02080400 1.020.76-36.29------
02080330 1.020.72-36.29------
02080300 1.020.72-36.30------
02080230 1.020.72-36.30------
02080200 1.020.73-36.29------
02080130 1.020.70-36.29------
02080100 1.020.66-36.29------
02080030 1.020.63-36.29------
02080000 1.020.60-36.28------
02072330 1.020.49-36.26------
02072300 1.020.40-36.27------
02072230 1.020.33-36.25------
02072200 1.020.31-36.25------
02072130 1.020.26-36.24------
02072100 1.020.18-36.23------
02072030 1.020.17-36.24------
02072000 1.020.09-36.22------
02071930 1.020.06-36.22------
02071900 1.019.93-36.20------
02071800 1.019.88-36.20------
02071730 1.019.83-36.19------
02071700 1.019.76-36.19------
02071630 1.019.72-36.18------
02071600 1.019.66-36.17------
02071530 1.019.64-36.16------
02071500 1.019.58-36.15------
02071430 1.019.54-36.15------
02071400 1.019.52-36.14------
02071330 1.019.46-36.15------
02071300 1.019.47-36.14------
02071230 1.019.44-36.14------

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.