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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
1600 GMT on 10/25/2014:
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): ESE ( 110 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 5.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 6.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 0.9 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 7 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1012.4 mb
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -1.0 mb ( Falling )
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 29.6 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 34.37 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 6 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 6 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
10251500    E 5.0 6.0 0.8 6--1013.1 +0.3- 29.5- 34.33--
10251400   ENE 4.0 5.0 0.9 7--1013.6 +1.5- 29.5- 34.35--
10251300   ENE 4.0 5.0 0.9 7--1013.4 +2.0- 29.3- 34.26--
10251250    NE 4.0 5.0----1013.3---- 34.26--
10251240    NE 4.0 5.0----1013.3-------
10251230    NE 4.0 5.0----1013.1-------
10251220    NE 4.0 5.0----1013.0-------
10251210    NE 4.0 5.0----1012.8---- 34.20--
10251200    NE 4.0 5.0 1.1 6--1012.8 +1.8- 29.3- 34.20--
10251150   ENE 4.0 5.0----1012.8---- 34.20--
10251140    NE 4.0 5.0----1012.8-------
10251130   ENE 4.0 5.0----1012.6-------
10251120    NE 4.0 5.0----1012.5-------
10251110   ENE 5.0 6.0----1012.4---- 34.21--
10251100   ENE 4.0 5.0 1.2 6--1012.1 +1.5- 29.3- 34.21--
10251050   ENE 4.0 5.0----1011.9---- 34.21--
10251040   ENE 5.0 6.0----1011.9-------
10251030   ENE 5.0 6.0----1011.8-------
10251020   ENE 5.0 6.0----1011.7-------
10251010   ENE 5.0 6.0----1011.6---- 34.06--
10251000    NE 4.0 5.0 1.1 5--1011.4 +0.8- 29.3- 34.06--
10250950    NE 4.0 6.0----1011.2---- 34.06--
10250940    NE 5.0 6.0----1011.1-------
10250930    NE 5.0 5.0----1011.0-------
10250920    NE 4.0 5.0----1011.0-------
10250910    NE 4.0 5.0----1011.0---- 34.03--
10250900    NE 4.0 5.0 1.1 7--1011.0 +0.0- 29.3- 34.03--
10250850    NE 3.0 4.0----1010.9---- 34.03--
10250840   NNE 4.0 5.0----1010.8-------
10250830    NE 4.0 5.0----1010.7-------
10250820   ENE 4.0 4.0----1010.7-------
10250810    E 5.0 6.0----1010.6---- 34.04--
10250800    E 6.0 7.0 1.1 6--1010.6 -1.0- 29.3- 34.04--
10250750    E 6.0 7.0----1010.6---- 34.04--
10250740   ENE 5.0 7.0----1010.6-------
10250730   ENE 6.0 8.0----1010.6-------
10250720   ENE 6.0 7.0----1010.5-------
10250710   ENE 6.0 7.0----1010.5---- 34.04--
10250700   ENE 6.0 7.0 1.0 7--1010.6-- 29.3- 34.04--
10250650    NE 5.0 6.0----1010.6---- 34.04--
10250640    NE 5.0 6.0----1010.7-------
10250630    NE 5.0 6.0----1010.8-------
10250620    NE 5.0 6.0----1010.9-------
10250610    NE 4.0 6.0----1011.0---- 34.04--
10250600    NE 4.0 5.0 0.9 6--1011.0 -1.2- 29.3- 34.04--
10250500    NE 5.0 6.0 1.0 6--1011.6 -0.6- 29.3- 34.12--
10250400    E 5.0 6.0 1.0 6--1012.1-- 29.3- 34.22--
10250300    NE 4.0 5.0 0.9 7--1012.2-- 29.3- 34.29--
10250200   ENE 3.0 5.0 1.0 6--1012.2 +1.6- 29.4- 34.36--
10250100   ---------- 29.4- 34.37--
10250000   ---------- 29.5- 34.42--
10242300   ESE 5.0 6.0 1.0 6--1010.6-- 29.5- 34.48--
10242240   -------1010.6-------
10242230   -------1010.6-------
10242220   -------1010.6-------
10242210   -------1010.5---- 34.45--
10242200   ESE 5.0 6.0 1.0 5--1010.5 -0.4- 29.6- 34.45--
10242150   -------1010.5---- 34.45--
10242140   -------1010.6-------
10242130   -------1010.5-------
10242120   -------1010.5-------
10242110   -------1010.5---- 34.72--
10242100   ESE 5.0 6.0 0.9 6--1010.5 -0.9- 30.0- 34.72--
10242050   -------1010.5---- 34.72--
10242040   -------1010.5-------
10242030   -------1010.5-------
10242020   -------1010.5-------
10242010   -------1010.6---- 34.73--
10242000   ESE 5.0 6.0 0.9 6--1010.6 -1.6- 30.1- 34.73--
10241950   -------1010.6---- 34.73--
10241940   -------1010.6-------
10241930   -------1010.7-------
10241920   -------1010.7-------
10241910   -------1010.8---- 34.72--
10241900   ESE 4.0 6.0 0.8 6--1010.9-- 30.0- 34.72--
10241850   -------1010.9---- 34.72--
10241840   -------1011.0-------
10241830    SE 5.0 6.0----1011.1-------
10241820   ESE 5.0 6.0----1011.2-------
10241810   ESE 5.0 6.0----1011.3---- 34.72--
10241800   ESE 5.0 6.0 0.8 6--1011.4 -2.3- 30.0- 34.72--
10241700    SE 5.0 6.0 0.8 6--1012.2 -1.8- 30.0- 34.73--
10241600   ESE 6.0 7.0 0.7 6--1013.0 -0.6- 29.9- 34.73--

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:   
   1600 GMT   1500 GMT   1400 GMT   1300 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
2     240 28.0    250 32.0    240 29.0    200 29.0
4     240 22.0    250 28.0    220 28.0    190 22.0
5     220 19.0    210 21.0    210 32.0    200 26.0
6     240 33.0    220 35.0    230 45.0    210 36.0
7     250 37.0    230 39.0    240 51.0    220 42.0
8     240 40.0    230 37.0    240 49.0    210 40.0
9     240 36.0    230 29.0    240 43.0    210 35.0
10     230 36.0    220 23.0    230 39.0    210 30.0
11     240 32.0    230 32.0    230 36.0    210 30.0
12     240 32.0    230 30.0    230 39.0    210 32.0
13     230 31.0    240 29.0    230 35.0    200 29.0
14     240 30.0    230 28.0    220 34.0    190 27.0
15     230 23.0    220 25.0    210 23.0    190 21.0
16     240 8.0    220 4.0    230 8.0    210 6.0

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
1600 GMT on 10/25/2014:

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):29.65 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):34.37 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
10251500 1.029.54-34.33------
10251400 1.029.48-34.35------
10251300 1.029.34-34.26------
10251200 1.029.26-34.20------
10251100 1.029.30-34.21------
10251000 1.029.25-34.06------
10250900 1.029.26-34.03------
10250800 1.029.26-34.04------
10250700 1.029.26-34.04------
10250600 1.029.28-34.04------
10250500 1.029.28-34.12------
10250400 1.029.33-34.22------
10250300 1.029.34-34.29------
10250200 1.029.43-34.36------
10250100 1.029.45-34.37------
10250000 1.029.53-34.42------
10242300 1.029.52-34.48------
10242200 1.029.59-34.45------
10242100 1.029.96-34.72------
10242000 1.030.07-34.73------
10241900 1.030.03-34.72------
10241800 1.030.02-34.72------
10241700 1.029.98-34.73------
10241600 1.029.95-34.73------

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.