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Station 42023 - C13 - WFS South Buoy, 50m Isobath Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42023

Station 42023
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Owned and maintained by COMPS (University of South Florida)
Offshore Buoy
26.010 N 83.086 W (26°0'36" N 83°5'10" 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

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Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 42023 as of
2330 GMT on 09/27/2016:
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): NW ( 310 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 2.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 3.0 m/s
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 28.8 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 30.3 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 34.70 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
09272300   WNW 2.0 3.0------ 29.0 30.4- 34.67--
09272230   WNW 1.0 3.0------ 29.6 30.4- 34.72--
09272200   WNW 2.0 4.0------ 30.3 30.6- 34.71--
09272130   WNW 2.0 3.0------ 30.5 30.8- 34.68--
09272100   WSW 2.0 3.0------ 29.7 30.8- 34.71--
09272030   WNW 2.0 3.0------ 30.8 30.5- 34.80--
09272000   WSW 2.0 3.0------ 30.2 30.6- 34.84--
09271930   WSW 2.0 3.0------ 29.9 30.2- 34.64--
09271900    W 1.0 2.0------ 30.3 30.2- 34.70--
09271830    W 1.0 2.0------ 29.4 30.3- 34.79--
09271800    NW 1.0 2.0------ 28.8 30.2- 34.72--
09271730   WSW 2.0 2.0------ 28.8 30.1- 34.74--
09271700   SSW 1.0 2.0------ 28.8 30.1- 34.74--
09271630    S 1.0 2.0------ 29.0 30.0- 34.74--
09271600    S 1.0 2.0------ 28.8 30.0- 34.69--
09271530    SE 1.0 2.0------ 28.7 30.0- 34.64--
09271500   ESE 1.0 1.0------ 28.8 29.9- 34.67--
09271430   - 0.0 1.0------ 29.0 29.9- 34.63--
09271400   ENE 1.0 2.0------ 29.0 29.9- 34.59--
09271330    NE 1.0 2.0------ 29.3 29.8- 34.55--
09271300    N 2.0 3.0------ 28.7 29.8- 34.55--
09271230   NNW 2.0 3.0------ 28.7 29.8- 33.61--
09271200    N 2.0 3.0------ 27.9 29.8- 34.07--
09271130    NW 3.0 5.0------ 27.6 29.9- 34.53--
09271100   - 0.0 1.0------ 27.9 29.9- 34.53--
09271030    E 2.0 2.0------ 27.8 29.9- 34.57--
09271000   ENE 2.0 2.0------ 27.9 29.9- 34.50--
09270930   NNE 1.0 2.0------ 27.7 29.9- 34.50--
09270900    NW 2.0 2.0------ 27.8 29.9- 34.56--
09270830    W 1.0 3.0------ 27.9 29.9- 34.56--
09270800   WSW 2.0 3.0------ 28.0 29.9- 34.54--
09270730    SW 2.0 4.0------ 28.0 29.9- 34.54--
09270700    SW 3.0 4.0------ 27.9 29.9- 34.53--
09270630    S 3.0 4.0------ 27.9 29.9- 34.46--
09270600   SSE 4.0 5.0------ 28.1 29.9- 34.46--
09270530    SE 3.0 5.0------ 27.9 29.9- 34.48--
09270500   ESE 4.0 5.0------ 28.0 30.0- 34.44--
09270330   NNE 8.0 10.0------ 27.5 30.0- 34.42--
09270300    N 6.0 9.0------ 27.6 30.0- 34.47--
09270230    N 5.0 6.0------ 27.3 30.1- 34.46--
09270200   WNW 5.0 6.0------ 27.2 30.1- 34.46--
09270130   WNW 7.0 8.0------ 26.7 30.1- 34.42--
09270100    W 6.0 8.0------ 26.8 30.1- 34.41--
09270030   WNW 7.0 10.0------ 26.9 30.1- 34.40--
09270000    W 10.0 13.0------ 27.6 30.1- 34.35--

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 42023

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   2300 GMT   2200 GMT   2100 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
4     200 2.0    220 2.0    190 8.0
5     80 1.0    310 1.0    220 7.0
6     120 5.0    160 2.0    200 6.0
7     110 10.0    150 4.0    210 9.0
8     120 9.0    130 5.0    190 7.0
9     110 12.0    130 5.0    170 9.0
10     110 14.0    160 7.0    180 7.0
11     110 16.0    120 8.0    140 12.0
12     110 16.0    120 11.0    130 11.0
13     110 16.0    120 10.0    140 13.0
14     120 21.0    130 13.0    140 13.0
15     120 20.0    130 13.0    140 13.0
16     110 13.0    130 12.0    150 15.0
17     130 14.0    140 16.0    150 15.0
18     130 12.0    130 15.0    140 15.0
19     120 14.0    130 16.0    140 15.0
20     120 16.0    130 17.0    140 13.0
21     130 19.0    130 18.0    150 16.0
22     130 19.0    130 18.0    140 16.0
23     130 19.0    140 20.0    140 17.0
24     130 20.0    130 19.0    140 16.0
25     130 20.0    130 17.0    140 18.0
26     130 16.0    140 15.0    140 17.0
27     130 16.0    130 12.0    150 16.0
28     140 17.0    130 11.0    150 14.0
29     140 17.0    120 16.0    140 14.0
30     120 20.0    120 14.0    140 15.0
31     120 19.0    120 14.0    140 14.0
32     120 20.0    130 15.0    130 14.0
33     120 18.0    130 12.0    130 12.0
34     120 15.0    130 10.0    140 10.0
35     110 16.0    130 9.0    140 11.0
36     120 21.0    130 15.0    140 14.0
37     120 22.0    120 16.0    140 15.0
38     120 22.0    130 20.0    140 13.0
39     120 17.0    140 13.0    130 8.0
40     100 18.0    130 6.0    160 4.0
41     90 14.0    190 10.0    210 6.0
42     100 11.0    150 8.0    200 7.0
43     110 10.0    170 7.0    180 9.0
44     140 8.0    170 7.0    180 9.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42023

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 42023 as of
2330 GMT on 09/27/2016:

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):30.28 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):34.70 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
09272300 1.030.41-34.67------
09272230 1.030.44-34.72------
09272200 1.030.64-34.71------
09272130 1.030.77-34.68------
09272100 1.030.83-34.71------
09272030 1.030.51-34.80------
09272000 1.030.55-34.84------
09271930 1.030.17-34.64------
09271900 1.030.19-34.70------
09271830 1.030.25-34.79------
09271800 1.030.16-34.72------
09271730 1.030.13-34.74------
09271700 1.030.13-34.74------
09271630 1.030.04-34.74------
09271600 1.030.01-34.69------
09271530 1.029.99-34.64------
09271500 1.029.94-34.67------
09271430 1.029.91-34.63------
09271400 1.029.87-34.59------
09271330 1.029.83-34.55------
09271300 1.029.82-34.55------
09271230 1.029.82-33.61------
09271200 1.029.83-34.07------
09271130 1.029.85-34.53------
09271100 1.029.85-34.53------
09271030 1.029.89-34.57------
09271000 1.029.89-34.50------
09270930 1.029.89-34.50------
09270900 1.029.91-34.56------
09270830 1.029.91-34.56------
09270800 1.029.93-34.54------
09270730 1.029.94-34.54------
09270700 1.029.95-34.53------
09270630 1.029.95-34.46------
09270600 1.029.95-34.46------
09270530 1.029.93-34.48------
09270500 1.029.98-34.44------
09270330 1.030.01-34.42------
09270300 1.030.03-34.47------
09270230 1.030.05-34.46------
09270200 1.030.05-34.46------
09270130 1.030.11-34.42------
09270100 1.030.12-34.41------
09270030 1.030.13-34.40------
09270000 1.030.11-34.35------

Description of Measurements

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

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