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Station 44033 - Buoy F01 - West Penobscot Bay Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 44033

Station 44033
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Owned and maintained by Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems
2-meter discus buoy
44.056 N 68.997 W (44°3'21" N 68°59'48" 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: 110 m
Watch circle radius: 82 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 44033

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 44033 as of
1204 GMT on 09/02/2014:
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): E ( 80 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 2.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 3.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 0.4 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 6 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1012.3 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 15.6 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 14.7 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 29.40 psu
5-day plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS) (0 to 1.6 nmi): 0.0 km
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 3 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 3 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
09021104    E 1.0 2.0 0.5 5--1011.9- 15.3 14.6- 29.50 0.2-
09021004    N 3.0 6.0 0.5 6--1011.9- 15.3 14.6- 29.40 0.2-
09020904    NE 1.0 2.0 0.5 6--1011.2- 15.3 14.6- 29.40 0.6-
09020804   WNW 2.0 3.0 0.4 6--1011.8- 15.4 14.6- 29.40 0.4-
09020704   ESE 2.0 2.0 0.4 6--1012.2- 15.2 14.8- 29.50 0.4-
09020604    SE 1.0 1.0 0.5 6--1012.5- 15.2 14.7- 29.40 0.0-
09020504   SSE 3.0 5.0 0.5 6--1012.4- 15.4 14.5- 29.50 0.0-
09020404    E 3.0 3.0 0.5 5--1012.7- 15.5 14.7- 29.50 0.0-
09020304    S 3.0 3.0 0.4 5--1012.9- 15.5 14.6- 29.50 0.2-
09020204    SE 2.0 3.0 0.5 6--1013.0- 16.1 14.8- 29.40 0.2-
09020104   ESE 2.0 3.0 0.5 6--1012.7- 15.8 14.1- 29.50 3.0-
09020004   ESE 1.0 2.0 0.6 5--1012.5- 16.3 14.5- 29.40 3.0-
09012304    SE 3.0 3.0 0.5 6--1011.8- 16.3 14.9- 29.40 3.0-
09012204    S 3.0 3.0 0.5 6--1011.5- 17.1 15.2- 29.40 3.0-
09012104    S 3.0 4.0 0.6 5--1011.5- 17.4 15.1- 29.40 3.0-
09012004   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.6 6--1011.8- 17.2 15.6- 29.30 3.0-
09011904   ESE 1.0 2.0 0.6 6--1012.3- 17.0 15.1- 29.40 3.0-
09011804    S 3.0 4.0 0.6 6--1012.6- 16.5 14.9- 29.30 2.6-
09011704   SSW 2.0 2.0 0.6 6--1012.7- 16.1 14.6- 29.60 0.4-
09011604    S 3.0 4.0 0.5 5--1012.7- 15.9 14.8- 29.40 0.2-
09011504    SE 2.0 3.0 0.6 6--1013.1- 15.7 14.7- 29.30 0.6-
09011404    S 2.0 3.0 0.6 6--1013.2- 15.4 14.4- 29.40 0.4-
09011304    SW 2.0 3.0 0.6 6--1013.2- 15.1 14.4- 29.30 0.2-

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 44033

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   1204 GMT   1104 GMT   1004 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
2     160 32.0    160 17.0    100 11.0
10     170 29.0    200 20.0    230 14.0
14     180 30.0    190 21.0    230 14.0
18     180 32.0    180 23.0    230 12.0
22     180 31.0    180 25.0    230 11.0
26     180 28.0    180 24.0    240 9.0
30     170 27.0    190 23.0    210 7.0
34     170 27.0    190 24.0    210 7.0
38     170 25.0    190 24.0    220 6.0
42     170 25.0    180 22.0    200 3.0
46     180 26.0    180 21.0    130 3.0
50     180 26.0    170 21.0    100 4.0
54     180 25.0    170 20.0    120 4.0
58     180 22.0    170 18.0    130 2.0
62     180 21.0    170 15.0    210 0.0
66     180 20.0    170 14.0    80 2.0
70     180 21.0    180 14.0    100 4.0
74     180 23.0    180 13.0    80 5.0
78     180 24.0    170 12.0    80 7.0
82     180 23.0    180 12.0    90 8.0
86     180 22.0    190 12.0    120 5.0
90     170 19.0    200 12.0    170 5.0
94     150 16.0    190 12.0    180 6.0
98     140 13.0    190 14.0    190 8.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 44033

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 44033 as of
1204 GMT on 09/02/2014:

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):14.70 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):29.40 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
09021104 1.014.60-29.50------
09021004 1.014.60-29.40------
09020904 1.014.60-29.40------
09020804 1.014.60-29.40------
09020704 1.014.80-29.50------
09020604 1.014.70-29.40------
09020504 1.014.50-29.50------
09020404 1.014.70-29.50------
09020304 1.014.60-29.50------
09020204 1.014.80-29.40------
09020104 1.014.10-29.50------
09020004 1.014.50-29.40------
09012304 1.014.90-29.40------
09012204 1.015.20-29.40------
09012104 1.015.10-29.40------
09012004 1.015.60-29.30------
09011904 1.015.10-29.40------
09011804 1.014.90-29.30------
09011704 1.014.60-29.60------
09011604 1.014.80-29.40------
09011504 1.014.70-29.30------
09011404 1.014.40-29.40------
09011304 1.014.40-29.30------

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.