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Station 44032 - Buoy E01 - Central Maine Shelf Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 44032

Station 44032
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Owned and maintained by Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems
2-meter discus buoy
43.715 N 69.358 W (43°42'53" N 69°21'28" 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: 100 m
Watch circle radius: 54.67 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  

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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 44032

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 44032 as of
(5:04 pm EST)
2204 GMT on 11/25/2014:
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): WSW ( 250 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 15.5 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 17.5 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 6.9 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 11 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.84 in
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 54.5 °F
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 50.9 °F
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 33.10 psu
5-day plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS) (0 to 1.6 nmi): 1.6 nmi
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 17.5 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 19.4 kts
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
(EST)
   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
1125 4:04 pm   SW 11.7 13.6 6.2 11--29.81- 53.6 50.9- 33.20 1.6-
1125 3:04 pm   SW 11.7 13.6 6.6 11--29.81- 53.4 50.9- 33.20 1.6-
1125 2:04 pm   SW 13.6 15.5 6.9 11--29.79- 54.0 50.9- 33.20 1.6-
1125 1:04 pm   SW 13.6 17.5 7.5 11--29.78- 53.4 50.9- 33.20 1.6-
112512:04 pm   SW 13.6 15.5 6.9 8--29.78- 53.4 50.9- 33.20 1.5-
112511:04 am  WSW 17.5 19.4 8.2 11--29.77- 56.1 50.9- 33.20 1.6-
112510:04 am   SW 17.5 21.4 8.2 11--29.77- 54.3 50.9- 33.20 1.5-
1125 9:04 am   SW 15.5 19.4 10.2 11--29.76- 54.5 50.9- 33.20 1.5-
1125 8:04 am   SW 17.5 21.4 9.5 11--29.74- 54.7 50.9- 33.20 1.5-
1125 7:04 am   SW 19.4 21.4 9.5 11--29.72- 54.7 50.9- 33.20 1.4-
1125 6:04 am  SSW 17.5 19.4 9.2 11--29.68- 54.7 50.9- 33.00 1.5-
1125 5:04 am  SSW 15.5 17.5 10.2 11--29.66- 54.1 50.9- 33.00 1.4-
1125 4:04 am  SSW 17.5 21.4 11.5 11--29.65- 54.1 50.9- 33.00 1.4-
1125 3:04 am  SSW 17.5 21.4 9.5 11--29.65- 54.1 50.9- 33.10 1.5-
1125 2:04 am   SW 17.5 21.4----29.62- 56.1 50.9- 33.20 1.6-
1125 1:04 am   SW 15.5 19.4 10.5 8--29.60- 55.0 50.9- 33.20 1.5-
112512:04 am   SW 19.4 23.3 10.8 8--29.58- 55.6 50.9- 33.20 1.5-
112411:04 pm   SW 21.4 25.3 10.8 8--29.57- 55.0 50.9- 33.20 1.5-
112410:04 pm  SSW 21.4 25.3 10.8 8--29.55- 55.2 50.9- 33.20 1.4-
1124 9:04 pm  SSW 23.3 31.1 11.5 8--29.55- 55.4 50.9- 33.20 1.4-
1124 8:04 pm  SSW 23.3 29.1 11.8 8--29.56- 55.6 51.1- 33.10 1.3-
1124 7:04 pm  SSW 19.4 25.3 11.5 8--29.57- 55.6 51.1- 33.10 1.3-
1124 6:04 pm  SSW 25.3 35.0 11.2 8--29.55- 56.1 51.1- 33.10 0.8-

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 44032

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
    5:04 pm EST    4:04 pm EST    3:04 pm EST
Depth
ft
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
   Dir
°
Speed
kts
7     90 0.16    110 0.12    120 0.17
33     160 0.33    140 0.31    130 0.39
46     160 0.33    140 0.31    130 0.37
59     160 0.31    140 0.29    140 0.35
72     160 0.27    150 0.27    140 0.31
85     170 0.19    140 0.23    140 0.29
98     160 0.21    140 0.23    130 0.27
112     140 0.27    130 0.23    130 0.27
125     130 0.29    130 0.27    130 0.29
138     130 0.35    130 0.31    130 0.35
151     130 0.37    140 0.31    130 0.39
164     140 0.31    140 0.27    130 0.33
177     150 0.27    150 0.23    140 0.25
190     160 0.25    160 0.25    150 0.23
203     160 0.25    170 0.27    170 0.23
217     160 0.25    180 0.29    180 0.27
230     150 0.33    180 0.27    190 0.31
243     140 0.35    180 0.25    190 0.33
256     140 0.33    170 0.21    180 0.29

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 44032

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 44032 as of
(5:04 pm EST)
2204 GMT on 11/25/2014:

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): 3.3 ft
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):50.90 °F
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):33.10 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
(EST)
DEPTH
ft
       OTMP
°F
   COND
mS/cm
  SAL
psu
  O2%
%
   O2PPM
ppm
CLCON
ug/l
TURB
FTU
PH EH
mv
11254:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
11253:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
11252:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
11251:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
112512:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
112511:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
112510:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
11259:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
11258:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
11257:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
11256:04 am 3.350.90-33.00------
11255:04 am 3.350.90-33.00------
11254:04 am 3.350.90-33.00------
11253:04 am 3.350.90-33.10------
11252:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
11251:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
112512:04 am 3.350.90-33.20------
112411:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
112410:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
11249:04 pm 3.350.90-33.20------
11248:04 pm 3.351.08-33.10------
11247:04 pm 3.351.08-33.10------
11246:04 pm 3.351.08-33.10------

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.