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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
0130 GMT on 07/28/2016:
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): ESE ( 120 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 2.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 2.0 m/s
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 29.5 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 29.9 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 35.71 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
07280100   ESE 2.0 2.0------ 29.5 29.9- 35.73--
07280030    SE 2.0 2.0------ 29.5 29.9- 35.69--
07280000    SE 2.0 3.0------ 29.8 29.9- 35.67--
07272330   SSE 2.0 2.0------ 30.6 29.9- 35.70--
07272300   ESE 2.0 2.0------ 29.9 30.0- 35.67--
07272230   ESE 2.0 3.0------ 29.7 29.9- 35.65--
07272200   ESE 3.0 3.0------ 29.5 29.9- 35.64--
07272130   ESE 3.0 4.0------ 29.4 29.9- 35.65--
07272100    E 3.0 4.0------ 29.3 29.9- 35.64--
07272030    E 4.0 5.0------ 29.4 29.9- 35.63--
07272000    E 3.0 5.0------ 29.2 29.8- 35.62--
07271930    E 4.0 5.0------ 29.1 29.8- 35.61--
07271900    E 3.0 4.0------ 29.0 29.7- 35.55--
07271830    E 2.0 3.0------ 28.8 29.7- 35.53--
07271800    SE 3.0 4.0------ 28.0 29.7- 35.52--
07271730    SE 4.0 7.0------ 27.1 29.7- 35.50--
07271700    SE 7.0 9.0------ 26.8 29.7- 35.55--
07271630   SSE 7.0 8.0------ 28.7 29.8- 35.59--
07271600    E 6.0 8.0------ 29.6 29.8- 35.62--
07271530   ESE 5.0 7.0------ 29.6 29.8- 35.64--
07271500    E 6.0 7.0------ 29.5 29.8- 35.66--
07271430    E 5.0 6.0------ 29.5 29.9- 35.67--
07271400    E 6.0 8.0------ 29.8 29.8- 35.67--
07271130   ENE 6.0 7.0------ 29.2 29.7- 35.56--
07271100    NE 6.0 7.0------ 29.1 29.7- 35.56--
07271030   NNE 6.0 7.0------ 29.2 29.7- 35.53--
07271000   ENE 3.0 4.0------ 29.2 29.7- 35.56--
07270930    NE 3.0 4.0------ 29.1 29.7- 35.57--
07270900    NE 3.0 4.0------ 29.2 29.7- 35.54--
07270830    NE 3.0 4.0------ 29.3 29.7- 35.56--
07270800   ENE 2.0 3.0------ 29.2 29.7- 35.56--
07270530    E 2.0 2.0------ 29.4 29.8- 35.72--
07270500   ESE 2.0 3.0------ 29.5 29.9- 35.68--
07270430   ESE 3.0 3.0------ 29.5 29.9- 35.68--
07270400    E 2.0 3.0------ 29.5 29.9- 35.67--
07270330    E 2.0 3.0------ 29.6 29.9- 35.69--
07270300    E 2.0 2.0------ 29.6 29.9- 35.67--
07270230   ENE 1.0 2.0------ 29.8 30.0- 35.71--
07270200   ESE 1.0 2.0------ 29.7 30.0- 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:   
   0100 GMT   0000 GMT   2300 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
4     80 6.0    350 7.0    320 4.0
5     220 7.0    360 12.0    20 5.0
6     360 10.0    0 10.0    30 7.0
7     350 13.0    20 7.0    340 2.0
8     360 10.0    350 8.0    40 1.0
9     10 13.0    350 8.0    80 7.0
10     360 16.0    10 3.0    10 8.0
11     0 14.0    340 7.0    10 8.0
12     360 13.0    10 12.0    20 7.0
13     0 8.0    10 15.0    0 9.0
14     10 10.0    10 9.0    10 5.0
15     10 14.0    30 11.0    10 11.0
16     20 12.0    340 9.0    30 9.0
17     50 10.0    360 9.0    20 7.0
18     50 11.0    360 8.0    10 9.0
19     40 9.0    30 5.0    40 8.0
20     360 8.0    60 5.0    60 7.0
21     50 9.0    100 5.0    110 6.0
22     90 3.0    140 10.0    140 10.0
23     200 8.0    170 15.0    160 16.0
24     200 17.0    170 19.0    160 14.0
25     200 20.0    170 22.0    170 18.0
26     200 22.0    180 21.0    170 21.0
27     210 23.0    190 21.0    180 16.0
28     210 24.0    190 23.0    190 19.0
29     220 26.0    200 21.0    200 20.0
30     230 26.0    220 22.0    200 17.0
31     230 27.0    220 20.0    200 18.0
32     240 25.0    220 14.0    200 16.0
33     250 23.0    240 12.0    210 11.0
34     250 20.0    280 13.0    230 7.0
35     270 18.0    290 13.0    280 8.0
36     260 18.0    280 10.0    300 7.0
37     260 11.0    240 8.0    270 4.0
38     250 11.0    210 10.0    250 4.0
39     260 14.0    220 10.0    180 2.0
40     270 14.0    260 9.0    270 6.0
41     280 18.0    270 11.0    260 6.0
42     290 19.0    280 10.0    280 8.0
43     300 15.0    300 9.0    290 7.0
44     310 14.0    310 9.0    310 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
0130 GMT on 07/28/2016:

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):29.85 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):35.71 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
07280100 1.029.92-35.73------
07280030 1.029.91-35.69------
07280000 1.029.94-35.67------
07272330 1.029.95-35.70------
07272300 1.029.96-35.67------
07272230 1.029.94-35.65------
07272200 1.029.91-35.64------
07272130 1.029.92-35.65------
07272100 1.029.93-35.64------
07272030 1.029.87-35.63------
07272000 1.029.81-35.62------
07271930 1.029.76-35.61------
07271900 1.029.72-35.55------
07271830 1.029.70-35.53------
07271800 1.029.67-35.52------
07271730 1.029.66-35.50------
07271700 1.029.70-35.55------
07271630 1.029.79-35.59------
07271600 1.029.81-35.62------
07271530 1.029.82-35.64------
07271500 1.029.81-35.66------
07271430 1.029.86-35.67------
07271400 1.029.83-35.67------
07271130 1.029.73-35.56------
07271100 1.029.73-35.56------
07271030 1.029.72-35.53------
07271000 1.029.68-35.56------
07270930 1.029.67-35.57------
07270900 1.029.67-35.54------
07270830 1.029.69-35.56------
07270800 1.029.74-35.56------
07270530 1.029.82-35.72------
07270500 1.029.86-35.68------
07270430 1.029.86-35.68------
07270400 1.029.87-35.67------
07270330 1.029.89-35.69------
07270300 1.029.94-35.67------
07270230 1.029.99-35.71------
07270200 1.030.01-35.72------

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.