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Station 44025 (LLNR 830) - LONG ISLAND - 30 NM South of Islip, NY Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 44025

Station 44025
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Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
3-meter discus buoy
ARES payload
40.251 N 73.164 W (40°15'3" N 73°9'52" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 5 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: sea level
Sea temp depth: 0.6 m below site elevation
Water depth: 40.8 m
Watch circle radius: 82 yards

Right whales are active off NY from November to April.  Speed restrictions of 10 knots apply to vessels 65 feet or greater in specific areas along the mid-Atlantic coast.  To learn more about right whales and rules protecting them, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike

Latest NWS Marine Forecast 1 and Latest NWS Marine Forecast 2

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Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 44025

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 44025 as of
(1:50 pm EDT)
1750 GMT on 10/30/2014:
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): NW ( 320 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 7.8 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 11.7 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 1.6 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 8 sec
5-day plot - Average Period Average Period (APD): 4.5 sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction Mean Wave Direction (MWD): SE ( 135 deg true )
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.95 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.02 in ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 56.5 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 62.8 °F
5-day plot - Dew Point Dew Point (DEWP): 43.9 °F
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 9.7 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Continuous Winds
TIME
(EDT)
5-day plot - Wind Direction WDIR 5-day plot - Wind Speed WSPD
1:50 pmNW ( 319 deg ) 8.5 kts
1:40 pmNW ( 314 deg ) 8.4 kts
1:30 pmNW ( 312 deg ) 8.0 kts
1:20 pmNW ( 312 deg ) 8.4 kts
1:10 pmNW ( 315 deg ) 8.5 kts
1:00 pmNW ( 318 deg ) 8.2 kts
 
Peak gust during the measurement hour
TIME
(EDT)
5-day plot - Gust Direction GDR 5-day plot - Gust Speed GST
1:44 pmNW ( 320 deg ) 11.7 kts
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
(EDT)
   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
103012:50 pm  NNW 7.8 9.7 1.6 84.1SSE29.97-0.01 55.9 62.6 43.5---
103011:50 am   N 7.8 9.7 1.6 74.4 SE29.98+0.00 55.8 62.6 43.7---
103010:50 am   N 5.8 7.8 1.6 64.7 S29.98+0.01 56.5 62.4 44.8---
1030 9:50 am  NNW 3.9 5.8 1.6 64.8SSE29.98+0.02 56.3 62.2 45.9---
1030 8:50 am   N 3.9 7.8 1.6 64.7 S29.97+0.03 56.5 62.2 48.0---
1030 7:50 am   NW 3.9 5.8 2.0 64.8 S29.97+0.04 56.7 62.2 48.2---
1030 6:50 am  NNW 3.9 3.9 1.6 64.5 S29.96+0.03 56.1 62.2 48.2---
1030 5:50 am  NNW 5.8 7.8 2.0 64.4 S29.95+0.01 56.5 62.1 48.7---
1030 4:50 am  NNW 5.8 7.8 2.3 64.5 S29.93+0.01 56.7 62.1 49.1---
1030 3:50 am   N 7.8 9.7 2.6 64.2 S29.93+0.01 56.7 62.1 50.0---
1030 2:50 am   N 9.7 11.7 3.0 64.0SSE29.93+0.01 56.1 62.1 50.0---
1030 1:50 am  NNW 13.6 17.5 3.3 64.2 S29.92+0.00 56.5 62.1 49.3---
103012:50 am  NNW 15.5 19.4 3.6 64.4 S29.92+0.00 57.6 62.1 49.6---
102911:50 pm  WNW 15.5 17.5 3.3 64.3 S29.92+0.02 57.2 62.1 51.1---
102910:50 pm  WNW 15.5 17.5 3.6 64.4 S29.93+0.04 57.6 62.1 50.0---
1029 9:50 pm   NW 13.6 17.5 3.9 64.6 S29.91+0.05 57.0 62.1 50.2---
1029 8:50 pm   NW 15.5 19.4 3.9 54.4 W29.90+0.05 57.6 62.1 51.6---
1029 7:50 pm   NW 15.5 19.4 3.9 44.5 W29.89+0.06 58.6 62.1 52.0---
1029 6:50 pm   NW 13.6 17.5 3.9 64.5 S29.87+0.04 62.6 62.1 50.4---
1029 5:50 pm  WNW 17.5 21.4 3.6 64.3 S29.85+0.03 62.8 62.1 52.0---
1029 4:50 pm   W 19.4 23.3 3.3 64.8 S29.83+0.00 64.0 62.2 52.5---
1029 3:50 pm  WSW 9.7 11.7 3.9 64.9SSW29.83-0.01 63.1 62.2 60.6---
1029 2:50 pm  WSW 9.7 11.7 3.9 64.8SSW29.82-0.04 63.1 62.2 61.0---

Detailed Wave Summary
for 44025 as of (2:00 pm EDT)
1800 GMT on 10/30/2014:

These wave 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.

5-day plot - Significant Wave HeightSignificant Wave Height (WVHT): 1.6 ft
5-day plot - Swell HeightSwell Height (SwH): 1.3 ft
5-day plot - Swell PeriodSwell Period (SwP): 7.7 sec
5-day plot - Swell DirectionSwell Direction (SwD): SE
5-day plot - Wind Wave HeightWind Wave Height (WWH): 1.0 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave PeriodWind Wave Period (WWP): 3.6 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave DirectionWind Wave Direction (WWD):WNW
5-day plot - Average Wave PeriodAverage Wave Period (APD): 4.5 sec
Previous observations
5-day plot - Significant Wave Height 5-day plot - Swell Height 5-day plot - Swell Period 5-day plot - Swell Direction 5-day plot - Wind Wave Height 5-day plot - Wind Wave Period 5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction 5-day plot - Wave Steepness 5-day plot - Average Wave Period
MM DD TIME
(EDT)
  WVHT
ft
  SwH
ft
  SwP
sec
  SwD WWH
ft
WWP
sec
  WWD STEEPNESS APD
sec
1030 1:00 pm   1.6   1.3   7.7  SSE 1.0 2.7   W N/A 4.1
103012:00 pm   1.6   1.3   7.1   SE 0.7 3.0   W N/A 4.4
103011:00 am   1.6   1.3   5.6   S 0.7 3.0   WSW N/A 4.7
103010:00 am   1.6   1.6   6.2  SSE 0.7 3.1   W N/A 4.8
1030 9:00 am   1.6   1.6   5.6   S 0.7 3.2   W N/A 4.7
1030 8:00 am   2.0   1.6   5.9   S 1.0 3.1   W N/A 4.8
1030 7:00 am   1.6   1.6   6.2   S 1.0 3.7   W N/A 4.5
1030 6:00 am   2.0   1.6   6.2   S 1.3 3.6   WNW N/A 4.4
1030 5:00 am   2.3   2.0   6.2   S 1.3 4.0   W N/A 4.5
1030 4:00 am   2.6   2.3   6.2   S 1.6 3.8   W AVERAGE 4.2
1030 3:00 am   3.0   2.0   6.2  SSE 2.3 4.2   W STEEP 4.0
1030 2:00 am   3.3   1.0   8.3   SE 3.3 5.9   S STEEP 4.2
1030 1:00 am   3.6   1.0   9.1  ESE 3.3 5.9   S STEEP 4.4
103012:00 am   3.3   1.3   6.7  SSE 3.0 5.9   S STEEP 4.3
102911:00 pm   3.6   1.0   10.0   SE 3.3 5.9   S STEEP 4.4
102910:00 pm   3.9   1.3   10.8  NNE 3.9 6.2   S STEEP 4.6
1029 9:00 pm   3.9   0.0  -  - 3.9 5.0   WVERY_STEEP 4.4
1029 8:00 pm   3.9   0.7   10.8  WSW 3.9 4.3   WVERY_STEEP 4.5
1029 7:00 pm   3.9   0.0  -  - 3.9 6.2   S STEEP 4.5
1029 6:00 pm   3.6   1.3   9.1  SSE 3.3 5.9   S STEEP 4.3
1029 5:00 pm   3.3   1.6   8.3   S 3.0 6.2   S STEEP 4.8
1029 4:00 pm   3.9   3.3   6.2  SSW 2.0 4.5   SSW STEEP 4.9
1029 3:00 pm   3.9   3.0   6.2  SSW 2.3 4.5   SSW STEEP 4.8

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)


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.

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Please refer to the NDBC data inventory for the data history of each station.