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Station 42360 - BW Pioneer buoy - C16471 - Walker Ridge 249 Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42360

Station operated by Petrobras - USA
Buoy
26.672 N 90.471 W (26°40'18" N 90°28'14" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3.5 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
Water depth: 2530.7 m

Anemometers are located at 3 meters above sea level but they are corrected to 10 meters by the owner.

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Conditions at 42360 as of
(12:00 am CST)
0600 GMT on 11/22/2017:

Note: This report is more than two hours old
     

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): NNE ( 30 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 23.3 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 106.8 kts
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.92 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): +0.00 in ( Steady )
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
(CST)
WDIR WSPD
kts
GST
kts
WVHT
ft
DPD
sec
APD
sec
MWD PRES
in
PTDY
in
ATMP
°F
WTMP
°F
DEWP
°F
SAL
psu
VIS
nmi
TIDE
ft
112111:00 pmNNE 25.3136.0----29.92+0.00------
112110:00 pmNNE 13.6137.9----29.95+0.04------
1121 9:00 pmNNE 17.5-----29.92-------
1121 8:00 pmNNE 15.5-----29.92+0.02------
1121 7:00 pmNNE 13.6-----29.91+0.02------
1121 6:00 pmNNE 13.6-----29.89-0.01------
1121 5:00 pmNNE 11.7-----29.90+0.00------
1121 4:00 pmNNE 13.6-----29.89-0.04------
1121 3:00 pmNNE 15.5-----29.90-------
1121 2:00 pmNNE 11.7-----29.90-------
1121 1:00 pmNNE 11.7-----29.92-------
112112:00 pmNNE 11.7-----29.95-------
112111:00 amNNE 9.7-----29.97-------
112110:00 amNNE 9.7-----29.98-------
1121 9:00 amNNE 11.7-----29.98-------
1121 8:00 amNNE 7.8-----29.99-------
1121 7:00 amNNE 5.8-----29.98-------
1121 6:00 amNNE 3.9-----29.98-------
1121 5:00 amNNE 5.8-----29.96-------
1121 4:00 amNNE 9.7-----29.96-------
1121 3:00 amNNE 11.7-----29.96-------

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 42360

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   12:00 am CST
Depth
ft
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
98     280 6.97
164     280 0.72
230     280 0.52
295     300 0.35
361     300 0.29
427     290 0.25
492     300 0.29
558     300 0.29
623     310 0.29
689     300 0.25
755     300 0.21
820     290 0.29
886     290 0.25
951     280 0.25
1017     270 0.21
1083     270 0.16
1148     280 0.16
1214     270 0.23
1280     260 0.21
1345     260 0.23
1411     270 0.23
1476     290 0.16
1542     270 0.19
1608     270 0.21
1673     270 0.25
1739     290 0.16
1804     280 0.21
1870     270 0.23
1936     130 0.16
2001     220 0.31

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42360

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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.