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Station 42085 - Southeast of Ponce, PR Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42085

Station 42085
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Owned and maintained by Caribbean Integrated Coastal Ocean Observing System (CarICOOS)
2.5-meter ODAS buoy
17.860 N 66.524 W (17°51'36" N 66°31'25" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 4 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 3 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 1 m below site elevation
Water depth: 18 m
Watch circle radius: 65.62 yards

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 42085


Conditions at 42085 as of
1400 GMT on 08/28/2014:
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): E ( 80 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 12.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 15.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 1.8 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 8 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1013.7 mb
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 28.8 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 34.74 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 13 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 14 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
08281300    E 11.0 13.0 1.6 7--1013.7 +1.0- 28.8- 34.63--
08281200    E 10.0 13.0 1.5 8--1013.4 +0.7- 28.8- 34.65--
08281100   ENE 10.0 13.0 1.5 7--1013.2 +0.5- 28.8- 34.64--
08281000   ENE 9.0 11.0 1.4 7--1012.7-- 28.8- 34.65--
08280900   ENE 6.0 7.0 1.4 7--1012.7 -0.3- 28.8- 34.65--
08280800   ENE 8.0 9.0 1.4 7--1012.7 -1.4- 28.8- 34.65--
08280700    E 8.0 10.0 1.3 7--1012.7 -2.3- 28.8- 34.65--
08280600    NE 6.0 7.0 1.3 7--1013.0 -2.8- 28.8- 34.64--
08280500    E 9.0 11.0 1.3 7--1014.1 -1.7- 28.8- 34.62--
08280400    E 7.0 9.0 1.4 7--1015.0 -0.4- 28.9- 34.61--
08280300   ENE 8.0 10.0 1.4 7--1015.8 +1.0- 28.9- 34.60--
08280200   ENE 10.0 12.0 1.3 6--1015.8 +1.8- 28.9- 34.60--
08280100   ENE 7.0 9.0 1.4 6--1015.4 +1.8- 28.9- 34.60--
08280000   ENE 9.0 11.0 1.3 7--1014.8 +1.2- 28.9- 34.62--
08272300    E 8.0 9.0 1.2 7--1014.0 +0.6- 29.0- 34.66--
08272200    E 9.0 11.0 1.4 7--1013.6 +0.0- 29.0- 34.66--
08272100    E 9.0 12.0 1.4 7--1013.6 -0.4- 29.0- 34.67--
08272000    E 9.0 11.0 1.5 6--1013.4 -1.3- 29.0- 34.65--
08271900    E 9.0 11.0 1.4 7--1013.6-- 29.0- 34.65--
08271800    E 10.0 12.0 1.5 6--1014.0 -1.7- 29.0- 34.65--
08271700    E 10.0 12.0 1.4 7--1014.7 -1.1- 28.9- 34.63--
08271600    E 9.0 12.0 1.3 7--1015.4 -0.3- 28.9- 34.62--
08271500    E 8.0 10.0 1.4 7--1015.7-- 28.9- 34.60--

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 42085

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   1400 GMT   1300 GMT   1200 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
2     270 37.0    260 35.0    260 30.0
4     260 35.0    260 31.0    270 28.0
5     260 35.0    250 28.0    280 23.0
6     260 43.0    250 43.0    290 36.0
7     260 50.0    260 50.0    280 39.0
8     260 48.0    260 52.0    280 40.0
9     260 53.0    260 51.0    280 38.0
10     260 51.0    260 48.0    270 43.0
11     260 52.0    260 43.0    270 39.0
12     260 55.0    270 43.0    270 41.0
13     260 55.0    270 46.0    270 41.0
14     260 56.0    270 47.0    270 39.0
15     260 48.0    270 41.0    270 30.0
16     270 22.0    270 19.0    260 8.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42085

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 42085 as of
1400 GMT on 08/28/2014:

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):28.82 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):34.74 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
08281300 1.028.80-34.63------
08281200 1.028.78-34.65------
08281100 1.028.79-34.64------
08281000 1.028.80-34.65------
08280900 1.028.81-34.65------
08280800 1.028.80-34.65------
08280700 1.028.81-34.65------
08280600 1.028.82-34.64------
08280500 1.028.84-34.62------
08280400 1.028.85-34.61------
08280300 1.028.85-34.60------
08280200 1.028.87-34.60------
08280100 1.028.90-34.60------
08280000 1.028.93-34.62------
08272300 1.028.99-34.66------
08272200 1.029.01-34.66------
08272100 1.029.01-34.67------
08272000 1.029.00-34.65------
08271900 1.029.00-34.65------
08271800 1.028.98-34.65------
08271700 1.028.94-34.63------
08271600 1.028.92-34.62------
08271500 1.028.90-34.60------

Description of Measurements

Links which are specific to this station are listed below:

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.