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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

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 42023

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 42023 as of
0430 GMT on 05/25/2016:
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): NE ( 40 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 4.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 5.0 m/s
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 26.6 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 27.0 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 35.75 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
05250400    N 4.0 5.0------ 26.7 27.1- 35.77--
05250330    N 4.0 4.0------ 26.7 27.1- 35.79--
05250300    N 3.0 4.0------ 26.6 27.2- 35.80--
05250230    N 3.0 4.0------ 26.5 27.2- 35.81--
05250200    N 3.0 4.0------ 26.5 27.2- 35.81--
05250130    N 2.0 3.0------ 26.5 27.3- 35.82--
05250100   NNE 3.0 4.0------ 26.6 27.3- 35.85--
05250030   NNE 3.0 4.0------ 26.6 27.3- 35.83--
05250000   NNE 4.0 5.0------ 27.0 27.4- 35.84--
05242330   NNE 4.0 5.0------ 27.5 27.4- 35.86--
05242300   NNE 4.0 5.0------ 27.6 27.5- 35.85--
05242230   NNE 4.0 5.0------ 27.5 27.5- 35.86--
05242200    NE 4.0 5.0------ 27.3 27.6- 35.86--
05242130    NE 4.0 5.0------ 26.9 27.6- 35.87--
05242100    NE 4.0 5.0------ 26.9 27.6- 35.87--
05242030    NE 4.0 5.0------ 26.9 27.6- 35.84--
05242000    NE 4.0 5.0------ 26.9 27.5- 35.83--
05241930    NE 4.0 4.0------ 27.2 27.3- 35.79--
05241900   ENE 4.0 5.0------ 27.1 27.2- 35.79--
05241830   ENE 4.0 5.0------ 27.0 27.2- 35.77--
05241800   ENE 5.0 5.0------ 26.9 27.2- 35.77--
05241730   ENE 4.0 6.0------ 26.9 27.3- 35.80--
05241700   ENE 4.0 6.0------ 26.9 27.2- 35.81--
05241630   ENE 4.0 5.0------ 27.0 27.1- 35.77--
05241600   ENE 5.0 5.0------ 26.7 27.0- 35.74--
05241530   ENE 4.0 5.0------ 26.8 27.1- 35.80--
05241500   ENE 4.0 5.0------ 26.8 27.0- 35.79--
05241430    NE 4.0 4.0------ 27.1 26.9- 35.78--
05241400    NE 3.0 4.0------ 27.1 26.9- 35.79--
05241330   ENE 3.0 4.0------ 26.9 26.8- 35.77--
05241300   ENE 3.0 4.0------ 26.9 26.7- 35.73--
05241230   ENE 4.0 4.0------ 26.5 26.8- 35.74--
05241200   ENE 3.0 4.0------ 26.4 26.7- 35.74--
05241130   ENE 3.0 3.0------ 26.5 26.7- 35.74--
05241100   ENE 3.0 3.0------ 26.0 26.7- 35.72--
05241030    NE 3.0 3.0------ 25.8 26.7- 35.73--
05241000   NNE 4.0 4.0------ 25.9 26.6- 35.71--
05240930    NE 3.0 4.0------ 26.0 26.7- 35.70--
05240900   ENE 3.0 4.0------ 26.0 26.6- 35.68--
05240830    E 3.0 3.0------ 26.1 26.7- 35.68--
05240800    E 4.0 4.0------ 26.1 26.7- 35.69--
05240730    E 3.0 4.0------ 26.1 26.7- 35.68--
05240700    E 4.0 5.0------ 26.1 26.7- 35.70--
05240630    E 4.0 4.0------ 26.1 26.8- 35.70--
05240600    E 3.0 4.0------ 26.1 26.9- 35.70--
05240530    E 3.0 4.0------ 26.1 26.8- 35.71--
05240500   ENE 3.0 4.0------ 26.2 26.9- 35.72--

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:   
   0400 GMT   0300 GMT   0200 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
4     150 4.0    150 3.0    180 8.0
5     160 6.0    170 5.0    150 5.0
6     180 7.0    160 8.0    180 7.0
7     160 12.0    170 7.0    180 12.0
8     160 12.0    170 10.0    180 13.0
9     170 13.0    190 15.0    190 13.0
10     190 13.0    190 14.0    190 13.0
11     190 17.0    210 11.0    210 14.0
12     200 21.0    210 13.0    200 13.0
13     190 19.0    200 15.0    210 9.0
14     200 14.0    200 17.0    220 15.0
15     200 14.0    200 22.0    220 22.0
16     200 23.0    200 23.0    220 25.0
17     200 22.0    210 24.0    220 26.0
18     200 23.0    200 22.0    220 27.0
19     200 20.0    220 19.0    220 25.0
20     210 22.0    220 20.0    220 24.0
21     200 21.0    210 19.0    220 26.0
22     200 18.0    210 18.0    220 23.0
23     190 16.0    220 16.0    220 22.0
24     180 16.0    210 15.0    220 20.0
25     180 15.0    200 14.0    230 20.0
26     180 14.0    210 14.0    220 18.0
27     180 15.0    210 15.0    220 18.0
28     190 13.0    190 14.0    210 18.0
29     180 14.0    160 13.0    190 15.0
30     170 15.0    150 16.0    170 13.0
31     160 16.0    150 17.0    160 15.0
32     150 17.0    140 14.0    170 15.0
33     140 19.0    140 17.0    160 15.0
34     130 20.0    140 16.0    160 13.0
35     120 19.0    140 16.0    160 12.0
36     120 16.0    140 15.0    160 11.0
37     120 20.0    130 14.0    160 12.0
38     130 19.0    130 14.0    150 12.0
39     130 13.0    120 15.0    150 11.0
40     130 15.0    130 14.0    150 10.0
41     130 12.0    120 14.0    150 8.0
42     110 11.0    120 10.0    130 8.0
43     120 14.0    120 4.0    130 10.0
44     120 15.0    110 6.0    110 5.0

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
0430 GMT on 05/25/2016:

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):27.04 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):35.75 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
05250400 1.027.08-35.77------
05250330 1.027.13-35.79------
05250300 1.027.18-35.80------
05250230 1.027.18-35.81------
05250200 1.027.20-35.81------
05250130 1.027.26-35.82------
05250100 1.027.27-35.85------
05250030 1.027.32-35.83------
05250000 1.027.37-35.84------
05242330 1.027.43-35.86------
05242300 1.027.50-35.85------
05242230 1.027.51-35.86------
05242200 1.027.57-35.86------
05242130 1.027.62-35.87------
05242100 1.027.60-35.87------
05242030 1.027.57-35.84------
05242000 1.027.52-35.83------
05241930 1.027.29-35.79------
05241900 1.027.23-35.79------
05241830 1.027.19-35.77------
05241800 1.027.25-35.77------
05241730 1.027.27-35.80------
05241700 1.027.17-35.81------
05241630 1.027.07-35.77------
05241600 1.026.97-35.74------
05241530 1.027.07-35.80------
05241500 1.027.05-35.79------
05241430 1.026.94-35.78------
05241400 1.026.90-35.79------
05241330 1.026.80-35.77------
05241300 1.026.70-35.73------
05241230 1.026.76-35.74------
05241200 1.026.72-35.74------
05241130 1.026.70-35.74------
05241100 1.026.68-35.72------
05241030 1.026.66-35.73------
05241000 1.026.62-35.71------
05240930 1.026.65-35.70------
05240900 1.026.65-35.68------
05240830 1.026.66-35.68------
05240800 1.026.70-35.69------
05240730 1.026.69-35.68------
05240700 1.026.75-35.70------
05240630 1.026.81-35.70------
05240600 1.026.87-35.70------
05240530 1.026.85-35.71------
05240500 1.026.89-35.72------

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.