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Station 44034 - Buoy I01 - Eastern Maine Shelf Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 44034

Station 44034
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Owned and maintained by Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems
2-meter discus buoy
44.106 N 68.109 W (44°6'22" N 68°6'33" 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 44034

Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at 44034 as of
2204 GMT on 08/28/2014:
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): NW ( 310 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 8.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 9.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 2.1 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 11 sec
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1006.0 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 18.8 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 13.6 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 32.40 psu
5-day plot - Visibility Visibility (VIS) (0 to 1.6 nmi): 2.6 km
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 8 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 9 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
08282104   WNW 4.0 5.0 1.6 11--1005.6- 18.1 14.2- 32.40 2.8-
08282004    NW 5.0 6.0----1005.1- 18.7 14.5- 32.40 2.6-
08281904   NNW 4.0 6.0 2.6 16--1004.8- 18.8 14.6- 32.40 2.6-
08281804   NNW 2.0 3.0----1005.1- 18.4 14.8- 32.40 3.0-
08281704   WNW 3.0 4.0 2.3 16--1005.1- 17.6 14.6- 32.50 3.0-
08281604    NW 2.0 3.0 2.5 16--1005.6- 17.7 14.5- 32.40 3.0-
08281504    N 2.0 2.0----1006.3- 17.4 13.9- 32.50 3.0-
08281404   NNW 3.0 6.0 1.6 11--1007.0- 16.9 13.6- 32.50 3.0-
08281304   NNW 3.0 4.0 0.7 5--1007.2- 15.8 13.5- 32.50 3.0-
08281204   WNW 2.0 3.0 1.9 16--1007.4- 15.9 13.4- 32.50 3.0-
08281104    W 2.0 2.0 1.6 11--1007.4- 15.3 13.3- 32.40 3.0-
08281004    W 2.0 2.0 1.7 11--1007.3- 14.9 13.3- 32.40 3.0-
08280904   NNE 2.0 3.0 1.6 11--1007.1- 15.5 13.4- 32.40 3.0-
08280804    N 4.0 5.0 1.0 6--1007.1- 16.1 13.9- 32.30 3.0-
08280704    N 4.0 5.0 1.0 6--1007.6- 16.9 14.1- 32.30 3.0-
08280604   NNW 2.0 3.0 1.0 6--1007.6- 16.6 14.6- 32.20 3.0-
08280504    N 2.0 2.0 1.0 6--1007.9- 16.2 14.6- 32.20 2.8-
08280404   SSW 2.0 3.0 1.1 6--1008.4- 16.0 14.8- 32.20 2.6-
08280304   WNW 2.0 2.0 1.2 11--1008.8- 16.0 14.9- 32.20 2.8-
08280204   WSW 2.0 3.0 1.5 5--1008.9- 16.2 14.8- 32.20 2.6-
08280104    W 2.0 3.0 1.2 11--1009.1- 16.6 14.8- 32.20 1.7-
08280004   SSW 2.0 2.0 1.0 5--1009.5- 16.2 14.7- 32.20 2.6-
08272304   WSW 1.0 2.0 1.1 5--1009.1- 16.3 14.7- 32.20 2.6-

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 44034

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   2204 GMT   2104 GMT   2004 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
2     220 57.0    210 64.0    220 68.0
10     230 56.0    220 59.0    230 58.0
14     220 51.0    220 54.0    220 53.0
18     210 48.0    210 49.0    220 53.0
22     210 46.0    210 48.0    210 52.0
26     210 44.0    210 48.0    210 46.0
30     210 43.0    210 48.0    210 36.0
34     220 41.0    200 46.0    210 32.0
38     210 41.0    200 43.0    210 36.0
42     210 42.0    190 41.0    210 40.0
46     200 41.0    190 39.0    220 42.0
50     200 40.0    200 39.0    220 41.0
54     200 40.0    200 39.0    220 37.0
58     210 40.0    200 39.0    220 35.0
62     210 37.0    190 36.0    220 32.0
66     200 32.0    180 32.0    220 29.0
70     190 28.0    180 32.0    220 27.0
74     190 26.0    170 26.0    230 22.0
78     180 24.0    180 22.0    230 19.0
82     180 25.0    180 19.0    230 18.0
86     180 24.0    180 19.0    220 17.0
90     170 20.0    160 21.0    220 16.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 44034

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 44034 as of
2204 GMT on 08/28/2014:

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):13.60 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):32.40 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
08282104 1.014.20-32.40------
08282004 1.014.50-32.40------
08281904 1.014.60-32.40------
08281804 1.014.80-32.40------
08281704 1.014.60-32.50------
08281604 1.014.50-32.40------
08281504 1.013.90-32.50------
08281404 1.013.60-32.50------
08281304 1.013.50-32.50------
08281204 1.013.40-32.50------
08281104 1.013.30-32.40------
08281004 1.013.30-32.40------
08280904 1.013.40-32.40------
08280804 1.013.90-32.30------
08280704 1.014.10-32.30------
08280604 1.014.60-32.20------
08280504 1.014.60-32.20------
08280404 1.014.80-32.20------
08280304 1.014.90-32.20------
08280204 1.014.80-32.20------
08280104 1.014.80-32.20------
08280004 1.014.70-32.20------
08272304 1.014.70-32.20------

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.