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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
1704 GMT on 09/21/2014:
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): SSE ( 160 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 6.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 7.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 0.8 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 5 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1010.2 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 15.5 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 13.7 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 32.00 psu
5-day plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS) (0 to 1.6 nmi): 2.8 km
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 6 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 7 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
09211604   SSE 6.0 7.0 0.8 5--1011.6- 15.6 13.6- 32.00 3.0-
09211504   SSE 7.0 7.0 0.9 5--1012.4- 15.2 13.6- 32.00 2.8-
09211404   SSE 4.0 5.0 0.9 5--1013.2- 15.4 13.6- 32.10 3.0-
09211304    S 2.0 2.0 0.8 5--1014.1- 14.6 13.5- 32.10 3.0-
09211204   SSW 4.0 5.0 1.0 5--1014.2- 15.1 13.5- 32.10 2.8-
09211104    S 4.0 4.0 0.9 5--1014.3- 14.8 13.5- 32.10 3.0-
09211004    S 5.0 6.0 1.1 5--1014.6- 15.2 13.4- 32.10 3.0-
09210904    S 4.0 4.0 1.2 5--1014.9- 14.9 13.4- 32.10 3.0-
09210804   SSW 5.0 6.0 1.1 5--1015.5- 15.1 13.4- 32.10 3.0-
09210704   SSW 6.0 8.0 1.2 5--1016.0- 15.1 13.4- 32.20 3.0-
09210604    S 7.0 8.0 1.7 6--1016.7- 15.0 13.3- 32.20 3.0-
09210504    S 5.0 6.0 1.6 6--1017.1- 15.0 13.1- 32.30 3.0-
09210404   SSW 8.0 10.0 1.7 6--1017.3- 15.5 13.0- 32.30 3.0-
09210304   SSW 8.0 11.0 1.6 6--1017.8- 15.5 13.0- 32.30 3.0-
09210204    S 8.0 9.0 1.5 5--1018.5- 15.2 13.0- 32.30 3.0-
09210104    S 8.0 9.0 1.6 6--1019.0- 15.1 13.0- 32.30 3.0-
09210004    S 7.0 8.0 1.6 6--1019.7- 14.9 13.0- 32.30 3.0-
09202304    S 7.0 8.0 1.7 6--1019.7- 14.8 13.1- 32.30 3.0-
09202204    S 6.0 8.0 1.6 5--1020.1- 14.7 13.1- 32.30 2.8-
09202104    S 5.0 6.0 1.4 5--1020.8- 14.5 13.1- 32.30 3.0-
09202004    S 7.0 8.0 1.7 5--1021.2- 14.4 13.1- 32.30 3.0-
09201904   SSW 9.0 10.0 1.5 5--1021.7- 14.3 13.1- 32.30 3.0-
09201804   SSW 7.0 8.0 1.4 5--1022.1- 14.2 13.1- 32.30 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:   
   1704 GMT   1604 GMT   1504 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
10     220 24.0    210 23.0    220 18.0
14     220 18.0    200 20.0    220 13.0
18     210 14.0    210 14.0    250 8.0
22     210 16.0    220 10.0    260 4.0
26     210 19.0    200 11.0    220 5.0
30     200 19.0    190 15.0    200 5.0
34     190 14.0    180 13.0    220 2.0
38     160 11.0    170 12.0    180 2.0
42     140 12.0    170 12.0    170 5.0
46     150 13.0    170 11.0    180 5.0
50     160 13.0    170 11.0    170 4.0
54     170 15.0    170 13.0    160 5.0
58     170 15.0    170 14.0    180 6.0
62     170 16.0    180 17.0    180 7.0
66     170 14.0    180 20.0    180 7.0
70     160 12.0    180 20.0    190 8.0
74     160 11.0    180 18.0    190 11.0
78     160 8.0    190 15.0    190 15.0

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
1704 GMT on 09/21/2014:

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):13.70 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):32.00 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
09211604 1.013.60-32.00------
09211504 1.013.60-32.00------
09211404 1.013.60-32.10------
09211304 1.013.50-32.10------
09211204 1.013.50-32.10------
09211104 1.013.50-32.10------
09211004 1.013.40-32.10------
09210904 1.013.40-32.10------
09210804 1.013.40-32.10------
09210704 1.013.40-32.20------
09210604 1.013.30-32.20------
09210504 1.013.10-32.30------
09210404 1.013.00-32.30------
09210304 1.013.00-32.30------
09210204 1.013.00-32.30------
09210104 1.013.00-32.30------
09210004 1.013.00-32.30------
09202304 1.013.10-32.30------
09202204 1.013.10-32.30------
09202104 1.013.10-32.30------
09202004 1.013.10-32.30------
09201904 1.013.10-32.30------
09201804 1.013.10-32.30------

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.