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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
1104 GMT on 10/24/2014:
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): N ( 10 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 10.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 12.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 2.8 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 11 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1002.3 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 10.3 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 12.4 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 32.90 psu
5-day plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS) (0 to 1.6 nmi): 3.0 km
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 6.6 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 11 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 12 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
10241004   NNE 9.0 11.0 2.4 11--1002.2- 11.0 12.4- 32.90 3.0-
10240904   NNE 10.0 12.0 3.1 11--1001.9- 10.9 12.4- 32.90 3.0-
10240804   NNE 11.0 14.0 2.9 11--1001.7- 10.8 12.4- 32.90 3.0-
10240704   NNE 11.0 13.0 2.6 11--1001.8- 10.6 12.4- 32.90 2.8-
10240604    N 11.0 14.0 3.3 11--1002.0- 10.5 12.4- 32.90 2.8-
10240504    N 11.0 13.0 3.2 11--1002.6- 10.6 12.4- 33.00 3.0-
10240404   NNE 11.0 13.0 2.6 11--1003.1- 10.8 12.4- 32.90 2.0-
10240304    N 13.0 15.0 3.7 11--1003.2- 11.3 12.4- 32.90 3.0-
10240204   NNE 12.0 15.0 3.1 11--1003.6- 11.7 12.4- 32.90 3.0-
10240104   NNE 11.0 13.0 3.2 11--1004.5- 11.7 12.4- 32.90 2.8-
10240004   NNE 12.0 14.0 2.9 11--1004.9- 11.6 12.4- 32.90 2.4-
10232304   NNE 12.0 15.0 2.9 8--1005.1- 11.6 12.4- 32.90 2.0-
10232204   NNE 15.0 18.0 3.3 11--1003.8- 11.5 12.4- 33.00 0.6-
10232104    NE 14.0 17.0 3.5 11--1004.2- 12.0 12.4- 33.00 2.0-
10232004    NE 12.0 15.0 4.2 11--1004.7- 12.1 12.4- 33.00 2.8-
10231904    NE 12.0 15.0 3.6 11--1005.0- 12.1 12.3- 33.00 2.8-
10231804    NE 14.0 19.0 4.1 11--1005.5- 12.2 12.3- 33.00 0.7-
10231704    NE 16.0 20.0----1005.0- 12.3 12.3- 33.00 1.9-
10231604    NE 16.0 20.0 3.5 8--1005.9- 12.0 12.3- 33.00 0.7-
10231504   ENE 17.0 20.0 3.4 8--1005.9- 12.2 12.4- 33.00 0.7-
10231404    NE 15.0 19.0 3.0 11--1006.5- 12.2 12.4- 33.00 0.7-
10231304    NE 15.0 18.0 3.7 8--1006.2- 11.9 12.4- 33.00 1.5-
10231204    NE 16.0 20.0 3.0 6--1006.5- 11.8 12.4- 33.00 0.9-

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 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     230 32.0    230 39.0    220 40.0
10     240 40.0    220 44.0    230 46.0
14     240 39.0    230 41.0    230 43.0
18     250 38.0    230 38.0    240 42.0
22     260 38.0    240 36.0    240 40.0
26     260 37.0    240 34.0    250 37.0
30     270 36.0    250 31.0    260 34.0
34     270 34.0    250 30.0    260 31.0
38     270 32.0    250 29.0    260 28.0
42     270 31.0    250 27.0    260 26.0
46     270 29.0    250 25.0    260 24.0
50     270 27.0    250 23.0    260 22.0
54     270 25.0    250 22.0    260 20.0
58     270 23.0    250 20.0    260 20.0
62     270 21.0    250 20.0    260 19.0
66     270 20.0    240 19.0    260 18.0
70     270 19.0    240 18.0    260 18.0
74     260 19.0    240 18.0    260 18.0
78     260 18.0    240 17.0    260 18.0

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 10/24/2014:

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):12.40 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):32.90 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
10241004 1.012.40-32.90------
10240904 1.012.40-32.90------
10240804 1.012.40-32.90------
10240704 1.012.40-32.90------
10240604 1.012.40-32.90------
10240504 1.012.40-33.00------
10240404 1.012.40-32.90------
10240304 1.012.40-32.90------
10240204 1.012.40-32.90------
10240104 1.012.40-32.90------
10240004 1.012.40-32.90------
10232304 1.012.40-32.90------
10232204 1.012.40-33.00------
10232104 1.012.40-33.00------
10232004 1.012.40-33.00------
10231904 1.012.30-33.00------
10231804 1.012.30-33.00------
10231704 1.012.30-33.00------
10231604 1.012.30-33.00------
10231504 1.012.40-33.00------
10231404 1.012.40-33.00------
10231304 1.012.40-33.00------
10231204 1.012.40-33.00------

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.