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Station 42047 - GERG Flower Gardens Buoy V Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42047

Developed and maintained by Texas A & M University
Funding provided by Flower Garden Banks Joint Industry Project

TABS II
27.896 N 93.597 W (27°53'47" N 93°35'50" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3.4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3.4 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 3.4 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1.8 m below MLLW
Water depth: 89.92 m

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Station 42047
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Conditions at 42047 as of
1900 GMT on 04/20/2018:
     

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): E ( 90 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 7.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 8.0 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1021.5 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -2.1 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 23.0 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 8 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 8 m/s
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
04201830  E 7.0 8.0----1022.0-- 22.9----
04201800  E 6.0 8.0----1022.6 -0.5- 22.8----
04201730  E 6.0 7.0----1023.3-- 22.8----
04201700  E 6.0 7.0----1023.7 +0.8- 22.8----
04201630  E 7.0 8.0----1023.7-- 22.8----
04201600  E 7.0 9.0----1023.6-- 22.7----
04201530  E 7.0 9.0----1023.4-- 22.7----
04201500  E 8.0 9.0----1023.1 +1.3- 22.7----
04201430  E 8.0 9.0----1023.1-- 22.7----
04201400  E 8.0 10.0----1022.9 +2.2- 22.7----
04201330  E 9.0 10.0----1022.2-- 22.7----
04201300  E 8.0 9.0----1023.0 +2.1- 22.7----
04201230  E 8.0 9.0----1022.5-- 22.7----
04201200  E 8.0 10.0----1021.8-- 22.6----
04201130  E 8.0 10.0----1021.4-- 22.6----
04201100  E 8.0 10.0----1020.7 -0.2- 22.6----
04201030  E 8.0 10.0----1020.7-- 22.6----
04201000  E 8.0 9.0----1020.9 -0.6- 22.6----
04200930  E 9.0 10.0----1020.5-- 22.6----
04200900  E 9.0 10.0----1020.9 -0.9- 22.6----
04200830 ENE 8.0 10.0----1021.1-- 22.6----
04200800 ENE 9.0 10.0----1020.9-- 22.6----
04200730 ENE 8.0 10.0----1020.9-- 22.6----
04200700 ENE 7.0 9.0----1021.5-- 22.7----
04200630 ENE 7.0 9.0----1021.5-- 22.7----
04200600  NE 7.0 9.0----1021.7-- 22.7----
04200530 ENE 7.0 8.0----1022.0-- 22.7----
04200500 ENE 7.0 8.0----1021.8 +0.0- 22.7----
04200430 ENE 7.0 8.0----1022.0-- 22.7----
04200400  NE 7.0 8.0----1022.2-- 22.7----
04200330  NE 7.0 8.0----1022.1-- 22.7----
04200300  NE 7.0 8.0----1022.1-- 22.7----
04200230 NNE 7.0 8.0----1022.1-- 22.7----
04200200 NNE 7.0 9.0----1021.9 +0.4- 22.7----
04200130 NNE 7.0 8.0----1021.8-- 22.7----
04200100 NNE 7.0 8.0----1021.5-- 22.8----
04200030 NNE 7.0 8.0----1021.6-- 22.8----
04200000 NNE 7.0 8.0----1021.5-- 22.8----
04192300 NNE 6.0 7.0----1021.5-- 22.9----
04192230 NNE 6.0 7.0----1021.6-- 22.9----
04192200 NNE 6.0 8.0----1021.8 -1.2- 22.9----
04192130 NNE 6.0 7.0----1021.6-- 22.9----
04192100  NE 6.0 7.0----1022.0 -0.7- 22.9----
04192030  NE 7.0 8.0----1022.2-- 22.9----
04192000  NE 7.0 8.0----1022.5 -0.4- 22.9----

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 42047

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   1900 GMT   1830 GMT   1800 GMT   1730 GMT   1700 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
2     160 20.0    170 21.0    160 14.0    180 14.0    190 16.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42047

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     


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.