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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  

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 44032

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 44032 as of
1104 GMT on 11/28/2014:
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): NNE ( 30 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 9.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 11.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 1.7 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 11 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1015.2 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): -0.6 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 10.2 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 33.20 psu
5-day plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS) (0 to 1.6 nmi): 3.0 km
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): -7.5 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 10 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 10 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
11281004   NNE 9.0 12.0----1014.7- -0.2 10.2- 33.20 3.0-
11280904   NNE 10.0 13.0 1.8 11--1014.4- 0.0 10.2- 33.20 3.0-
11280804   NNE 10.0 12.0----1014.6- 0.4 10.2- 33.20 3.0-
11280704   NNE 9.0 11.0----1015.1- 0.3 10.2- 33.20 3.0-
11280604   NNE 8.0 10.0 1.5 11--1015.0- 0.3 10.2- 33.20 3.0-
11280504   NNE 9.0 11.0 1.6 11--1015.2- 0.7 10.2- 33.10 3.0-
11280404   NNE 7.0 9.0 1.8 11--1015.6- 0.7 10.2- 33.20 3.0-
11280304    N 6.0 8.0 1.7 11--1015.9- 0.7 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11280204   NNE 6.0 8.0 1.8 11--1016.3- 0.6 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11280104    NE 6.0 7.0 1.8 11--1016.0- 0.4 10.2- 32.60 3.0-
11280004    NE 7.0 9.0 1.8 11--1015.4- 0.9 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11272304   NNE 9.0 11.0 2.4 11--1014.8- 1.5 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11272204    N 8.0 11.0 1.9 11--1014.1- 1.9 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11272104    N 8.0 10.0----1013.5- 2.2 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11272004   NNW 8.0 11.0 1.9 11--1012.6- 2.6 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11271904   NNW 8.0 9.0 2.2 11--1012.5- 2.4 10.2- 32.80 3.0-
11271804   NNW 7.0 9.0----1012.1- 1.8 10.2- 32.80 3.0-
11271704   NNW 7.0 10.0 2.0 11--1011.6- 1.4 10.2- 32.80 3.0-
11271604   NNW 9.0 11.0 2.2 11--1011.3- 1.1 10.2- 32.80 3.0-
11271504   NNW 10.0 13.0 2.4 11--1010.6- 0.7 10.2- 32.70 3.0-
11271404   NNW 10.0 13.0 2.3 11--1009.5- 0.9 10.2- 32.80 3.0-
11271304    N 11.0 15.0 2.2 11--1008.0- 1.3 10.2- 32.80 3.0-
11271204    N 12.0 15.0----1006.7- 1.5 10.2- 32.70 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 44032

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   1104 GMT   1004 GMT   0904 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
2     260 3.0    230 7.0    220 8.0
10     230 18.0    240 14.0    230 20.0
14     230 18.0    240 15.0    230 20.0
18     230 18.0    240 15.0    230 21.0
22     230 18.0    240 15.0    240 20.0
26     230 18.0    240 16.0    240 20.0
30     230 18.0    240 16.0    240 20.0
34     230 18.0    240 15.0    240 20.0
38     230 18.0    230 15.0    240 18.0
42     230 17.0    230 16.0    240 18.0
46     230 17.0    230 15.0    240 18.0
50     220 17.0    220 16.0    240 18.0
54     220 16.0    220 16.0    230 17.0
58     220 15.0    220 15.0    220 18.0
62     220 13.0    220 14.0    210 19.0
66     220 12.0    220 13.0    210 20.0
70     210 12.0    220 12.0    210 18.0
74     210 11.0    210 12.0    200 19.0
78     210 11.0    210 14.0    200 19.0

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
1104 GMT on 11/28/2014:

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):10.20 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):33.20 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
11281004 1.010.20-33.20------
11280904 1.010.20-33.20------
11280804 1.010.20-33.20------
11280704 1.010.20-33.20------
11280604 1.010.20-33.20------
11280504 1.010.20-33.10------
11280404 1.010.20-33.20------
11280304 1.010.20-32.70------
11280204 1.010.20-32.70------
11280104 1.010.20-32.60------
11280004 1.010.20-32.70------
11272304 1.010.20-32.70------
11272204 1.010.20-32.70------
11272104 1.010.20-32.70------
11272004 1.010.20-32.70------
11271904 1.010.20-32.80------
11271804 1.010.20-32.80------
11271704 1.010.20-32.80------
11271604 1.010.20-32.80------
11271504 1.010.20-32.70------
11271404 1.010.20-32.80------
11271304 1.010.20-32.80------
11271204 1.010.20-32.70------

Description of Measurements

Links which are specific to this station are listed below:

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.