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Station 42395 - Shell Alcyone Buoy - C16522 - Walker Ridge 552 Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 42395

Station operated by Shell International E&P
Buoy
26.404 N 90.792 W (26°24'15" N 90°47'32" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 3 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
Water depth: 2941.9 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 42395 as of
(10:20 am CDT)
1520 GMT on 05/20/2018:
     

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): ESE ( 110 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 11.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 13.6 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 3.0 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 5 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.01 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 82.4 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 79.9 °F
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
(CDT)
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
052010:00 am E 11.7 15.5 3.0 5--30.01+0.04 82.4 79.9----
0520 9:40 amESE 11.7 13.6 3.0 5--30.01- 82.4 79.9----
0520 9:20 amESE 11.7 15.5 2.6 5--30.01- 82.4 79.9----
0520 9:00 amESE 11.7 15.5 2.6 5--30.00+0.04 82.4 79.9----
0520 8:40 amESE 11.7 15.5 3.0 4--30.00- 82.2 79.9----
0520 8:20 amESE 11.7 17.5 3.0 4--30.00- 82.2 79.9----
0520 8:00 amESE 13.6 17.5 3.0 4--29.99+0.04 82.0 79.9----
0520 7:40 amESE 13.6 17.5 3.0 5--29.98- 82.0 79.9----
0520 7:20 am E 11.7 15.5 3.0 4--29.98- 81.9 79.9----
0520 7:00 amESE 13.6 17.5 3.0 4--29.97+0.02 81.7 79.9----
0520 6:40 amESE 13.6 17.5 3.3 4--29.97- 81.5 79.9----
0520 6:20 amESE 13.6 17.5 3.3 4--29.97- 81.5 79.9----
0520 6:00 amESE 11.7 15.5 3.3 4--29.97+0.02 81.7 79.9----
0520 5:40 amESE 13.6 17.5 3.3 5--29.96- 81.7 79.9----
0520 5:20 amESE 13.6 17.5 3.3 4--29.96- 81.5 79.9----
0520 5:00 am E 13.6 17.5 3.3 4--29.95-0.01 81.5 79.9----
0520 4:40 amESE 15.5 19.4 3.3 5--29.95- 81.7 79.9----
0520 4:20 amESE 15.5 19.4 3.3 4--29.95- 81.5 79.9----
0520 4:00 amESE 15.5 19.4 3.3 4--29.95-0.02 81.5 79.9----
0520 3:40 amESE 15.5 19.4 3.0 4--29.95- 81.7 79.9----
0520 3:20 amESE 17.5 21.4 3.0 4--29.95- 81.7 79.9----
0520 3:00 am E 17.5 21.4 3.0 4--29.95-0.03 81.7 79.9----
0520 2:40 am E 17.5 21.4 3.0 4--29.96- 81.7 79.9----
0520 2:20 am E 15.5 17.5 3.0 4--29.96- 81.7 79.9----
0520 2:00 am E 13.6 17.5 3.0 4--29.96-0.02 81.7 79.9----
0520 1:40 amESE 15.5 19.4 3.0 4--29.97- 81.7 79.9----
0520 1:20 amESE 15.5 17.5 2.6 4--29.97- 81.7 79.9----
0520 1:00 am E 15.5 19.4 2.6 4--29.97+0.00 81.7 79.9----
052012:40 am E 15.5 19.4 2.6 3--29.97- 81.9 79.9----
052012:20 am E 17.5 21.4 2.6 4--29.98- 81.9 79.9----
052012:00 am E 17.5 21.4 2.6 4--29.98+0.03 81.9 79.9----
051911:40 pm E 15.5 21.4 2.3 4--29.98- 82.0 79.9----
051911:20 pm E 15.5 21.4 2.3 5--29.98- 82.0 79.9----
051911:00 pm E 15.5 17.5 2.3 5--29.98+0.05 82.0 79.9----
051910:40 pm E 13.6 17.5 2.3 4--29.98- 82.0 79.9----
051910:20 pmESE 15.5 17.5 2.3 4--29.97- 82.0 79.9----
051910:00 pmESE 15.5 17.5 2.3 4--29.97+0.05 82.2 79.9----
0519 9:40 pm E 15.5 19.4 2.3 4--29.97- 82.2 79.9----
0519 9:20 pm E 13.6 17.5 2.3 4--29.96- 82.0 79.9----
0519 9:00 pm E 13.6 17.5 2.3 4--29.95+0.03 82.0 79.9----
0519 8:40 pm E 13.6 15.5 2.3 4--29.95- 82.0 79.9----
0519 8:20 pm E 13.6 15.5 2.3 4--29.94- 82.0 79.9----
0519 8:00 pm E 11.7 13.6 2.3 4--29.93+0.00 82.2 79.9----
0519 7:40 pm E 11.7 13.6 2.3 5--29.93- 82.0 79.9----
0519 7:20 pm E 11.7 13.6 2.0 4--29.93- 82.2 79.9----
0519 7:00 pmESE 11.7 13.6 2.0 4--29.93-0.01 82.4 79.9----
0519 6:40 pmESE 11.7 15.5 2.0 4--29.92- 82.6 79.9----
0519 6:00 pmESE 11.7 15.5 2.0 4--29.92-0.03 82.6 79.9----
0519 5:40 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.92- 82.6 79.9----
0519 5:20 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.93- 82.6 79.9----
0519 5:00 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.93-0.03 82.4 79.9----
0519 4:40 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.3 4--29.93- 82.4 79.9----
0519 4:20 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.93- 82.4 79.9----
0519 4:00 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.94-0.04 82.4 79.9----
0519 3:40 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 3--29.94- 82.4 79.9----
0519 3:20 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.3 4--29.95- 82.4 79.9----
0519 3:00 pmESE 11.7 15.5 2.3 4--29.95-0.02 82.2 79.9----
0519 2:40 pmESE 11.7 15.5 2.0 3--29.95- 82.4 79.9----
0519 2:20 pmESE 11.7 15.5 2.0 4--29.96- 82.4 79.9----
0519 2:00 pmESE 11.7 15.5 2.0 4--29.96+0.00 82.2 79.9----
0519 1:40 pm SE 11.7 15.5 2.0 4--29.96- 82.2 79.9----
0519 1:20 pm SE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.97- 82.0 79.9----
0519 1:00 pm SE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.97+0.01 82.0 79.9----
051912:40 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 4--29.97- 82.0 79.9----
051912:20 pm SE 13.6 15.5 2.0 3--29.97- 82.0 79.9----
051912:00 pmESE 13.6 15.5 2.0 3--29.97+0.02 82.0 79.9----
051911:40 am SE 13.6 15.5 2.0 3--29.97- 82.0 79.9----
051911:20 am SE 13.6 17.5 2.0 4--29.97- 82.0 79.9----
051911:00 am SE 13.6 17.5 2.0 4--29.97+0.03 82.0 79.9----

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 42395

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   10:40 am CDT   10:20 am CDT   10:00 am CDT    9:40 am CDT    9:20 am CDT    9:00 am CDT    8:40 am CDT    8:20 am CDT
Depth
ft
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
171     250 0.21    250 0.23    290 0.35    260 0.08    270 0.16    300 0.33    300 0.27    280 0.39
236     270 0.23    240 0.17    280 0.31    230 0.16    270 0.14    290 0.41    280 0.33    290 0.33
302     280 0.35    270 0.35    280 0.45    280 0.27    290 0.37    290 0.45    280 0.41    280 0.35
367     290 0.47    280 0.41    290 0.43    290 0.35    290 0.39    290 0.47    290 0.49    280 0.37
433     300 0.49    290 0.41    300 0.45    290 0.39    300 0.47    290 0.49    290 0.43    270 0.35
499     310 0.47    310 0.45    310 0.41    320 0.41    310 0.45    300 0.49    310 0.41    300 0.39
564     300 0.51    310 0.45    310 0.54    320 0.47    300 0.54    300 0.52    300 0.52    300 0.41
630     300 0.54    310 0.52    310 0.51    310 0.47    310 0.52    300 0.56    300 0.52    290 0.49
696     310 0.43    310 0.45    310 0.47    320 0.45    320 0.51    300 0.52    310 0.45    300 0.33
761     290 0.39    300 0.35    300 0.41    310 0.39    310 0.39    290 0.43    310 0.37    290 0.31
827     290 0.35    300 0.35    300 0.35    310 0.27    300 0.41    300 0.35    310 0.31    300 0.27
892     290 0.43    290 0.31    290 0.31    300 0.29    300 0.31    290 0.29    280 0.35    280 0.29
958     310 0.31    320 0.25    310 0.25    320 0.23    330 0.23    300 0.29    310 0.33    310 0.19
1024     350 0.29    340 0.27    340 0.33    350 0.37    340 0.41    330 0.43    330 0.37    330 0.39
1089     320 0.37    340 0.29    330 0.41    340 0.43    340 0.41    320 0.47    330 0.45    330 0.39
1155     290 0.33    300 0.27    310 0.35    310 0.35    300 0.35    290 0.39    300 0.27    290 0.31
1220     250 0.25    260 0.25    260 0.23    270 0.21    270 0.19    270 0.29    280 0.19    270 0.17
1286     240 0.10    210 0.10    230 0.06    150 0.02    310 0.06    220 0.04    190 0.00    290 0.04
1352     260 0.10    240 0.06    250 0.04    270 0.06    260 0.10    250 0.14    220 0.02    270 0.08
1417     280 0.29    280 0.23    280 0.27    270 0.27    280 0.23    270 0.29    260 0.29    270 0.29
1483     280 0.31    290 0.25    290 0.27    290 0.25    300 0.23    290 0.29    280 0.29    270 0.19
1549     300 0.23    310 0.17    310 0.21    330 0.16    320 0.19    320 0.19    320 0.19    300 0.14
1614     290 0.25    300 0.19    310 0.21    310 0.21    300 0.29    310 0.19    310 0.19    310 0.10
1680     280 0.33    290 0.25    310 0.27    300 0.21    300 0.35    290 0.23    290 0.27    280 0.21
1745     280 0.31    290 0.23    290 0.27    290 0.25    280 0.27    280 0.29    280 0.31    270 0.23
1811     300 0.19    300 0.17    300 0.17    290 0.17    310 0.14    280 0.23    300 0.16    290 0.16
1877     320 0.14    350 0.10    330 0.10    340 0.16    310 0.14    330 0.10    320 0.14    300 0.14
1942     320 0.14    0 0.16    340 0.14    360 0.16    350 0.16    340 0.12    320 0.14    330 0.08
2008     290 0.12    330 0.10    310 0.14    330 0.10    340 0.14    320 0.12    300 0.08    340 0.08
2073     310 0.21    330 0.12    310 0.19    330 0.19    310 0.14    290 0.14    320 0.12    290 0.10
2139     310 0.19    320 0.14    300 0.25    300 0.23    310 0.16    280 0.17    310 0.16    280 0.17
2205     280 0.19    320 0.14    320 0.23    320 0.21    300 0.25    300 0.19    300 0.17    290 0.21
2270     300 0.19    300 0.14    320 0.21    320 0.19    310 0.23    310 0.14    290 0.17    300 0.23
2336     290 0.19    310 0.21    320 0.17    300 0.16    320 0.19    310 0.10    300 0.16    300 0.10
2402     310 0.23    320 0.17    310 0.21    320 0.17    300 0.21    310 0.21    310 0.08    280 0.16
2467     290 0.17    300 0.16    290 0.19    320 0.17    310 0.16    290 0.19    270 0.14    280 0.16
2533     290 0.16    300 0.17    300 0.16    330 0.16    290 0.16    300 0.17    300 0.14    310 0.14
2598     290 0.12    320 0.08    310 0.17    300 0.14    320 0.16    270 0.16    290 0.04    280 0.10
2664     260 0.16    300 0.10    260 0.21    320 0.10    280 0.12   --   --    200 0.12
2730     210 0.02    260 0.19    270 0.17    280 0.10   --   --   --    230 0.14
2795     280 0.06    280 0.12    290 0.06   --   --   --   --   --
2861     200 0.12   --   --   --   --   --   --   --

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 42395

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