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Station 44030 - Buoy B01 - Western Maine Shelf Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 44030

Station 44030
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Owned and maintained by Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems
2-meter discus buoy
43.181 N 70.428 W (43°10'50" N 70°25'40" 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: 62 m
Watch circle radius: 49.33 yards

Caution: Right whales may be active in northeast waters year-round. NOAA may establish temporary Dynamic Management Areas (DMAs) to protect aggregations of right whales. Mariners are requested to transit DMAs at 10 knots or less when consistent with safe navigation. For information on currently active DMAs, go to: http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/shipstrike 

Latest NWS Marine Forecast

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station 44030

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 44030 as of
0104 GMT on 08/02/2014:
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): S ( 180 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): 0.8 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 4 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1021.8 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 19.2 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 18.0 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 30.00 psu
5-day plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS) (0 to 1.6 nmi): 3.0 km
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 5 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
08020004    S 7.0 8.0 0.8 8--1021.8- 19.0 18.0- 30.00 3.0-
08012304    S 7.0 8.0 0.7 8--1021.3- 20.4 18.0- 29.90 2.8-
08012204   SSW 5.0 6.0 0.7 8--1021.7- 19.6 18.0- 30.00 3.0-
08012104   SSW 6.0 6.0 0.7 8--1021.4- 19.6 18.4- 30.40 3.0-
08012004   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.7 8--1021.3- 19.1 18.3- 30.50 3.0-
08011904   SSE 3.0 4.0 0.8 8--1021.4- 18.7 18.0- 30.50 3.0-
08011804    S 5.0 6.0 0.8 8--1021.8- 18.5 18.0- 30.40 3.0-
08011704   SSE 5.0 6.0 0.9 8--1022.4- 18.3 18.1- 30.40 3.0-
08011604   SSE 3.0 4.0 0.8 8--1022.2- 18.4 18.2- 30.30 3.0-
08011504    S 2.0 3.0 0.7 8--1022.4- 18.1 17.8- 30.30 2.8-
08011404    SW 3.0 4.0 0.8 8--1022.3- 17.4 17.3- 30.20 2.8-
08011304    SW 3.0 4.0 0.7 8--1022.1- 17.3 17.1- 30.20 3.0-
08011204    SW 4.0 4.0 0.7 8--1022.0- 17.4 17.0- 30.20 2.6-
08011104   SSW 4.0 4.0 0.7 8--1021.4- 17.4 17.2- 30.40 3.0-
08011004   SSW 5.0 5.0 0.7 8--1020.8- 17.3 17.1- 30.50 3.0-
08010904   SSW 4.0 5.0 0.8 8--1020.3- 17.5 17.1- 30.50 3.0-
08010804   SSW 5.0 6.0 0.9 8--1020.2- 17.5 17.2- 30.60 3.0-
08010704    S 5.0 6.0 1.0 8--1019.9- 17.2 17.3- 30.70 3.0-
08010604   SSW 5.0 6.0 0.8 8--1019.9- 17.4 17.1- 30.70 3.0-
08010504    S 4.0 5.0 0.9 8--1020.0- 17.6 17.1- 30.80 3.0-
08010404   SSW 3.0 3.0 1.0 5--1020.0- 18.3 17.1- 30.80 3.0-
08010304    SW 5.0 6.0 1.1 8--1019.9- 18.0 17.2- 30.80 3.0-
08010204   SSW 4.0 5.0 1.1 8--1019.4- 18.6 17.2- 30.80 3.0-

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 44030

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   0104 GMT   0004 GMT   2304 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
10     190 22.0    180 21.0    170 26.0
14     180 12.0    180 20.0    170 26.0
18     180 10.0    180 17.0    160 24.0
22     160 13.0    160 19.0    160 26.0
26     150 14.0    160 19.0    160 23.0
30     150 13.0    150 16.0    150 18.0
34     120 12.0    140 12.0    140 13.0
38     100 11.0    140 7.0    150 10.0
42     80 7.0    150 4.0    150 8.0
46     40 9.0    20 4.0    100 3.0
50     20 10.0    360 5.0    50 2.0
54     40 9.0    0 2.0    150 7.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 44030

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 44030 as of
0104 GMT on 08/02/2014:

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):18.00 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):30.00 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
08020004 1.018.00-30.00------
08012304 1.018.00-29.90------
08012204 1.018.00-30.00------
08012104 1.018.40-30.40------
08012004 1.018.30-30.50------
08011904 1.018.00-30.50------
08011804 1.018.00-30.40------
08011704 1.018.10-30.40------
08011604 1.018.20-30.30------
08011504 1.017.80-30.30------
08011404 1.017.30-30.20------
08011304 1.017.10-30.20------
08011204 1.017.00-30.20------
08011104 1.017.20-30.40------
08011004 1.017.10-30.50------
08010904 1.017.10-30.50------
08010804 1.017.20-30.60------
08010704 1.017.30-30.70------
08010604 1.017.10-30.70------
08010504 1.017.10-30.80------
08010404 1.017.10-30.80------
08010304 1.017.20-30.80------
08010204 1.017.20-30.80------

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.