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Station 45026 - St. Joseph, MI Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 45026

Station 45026
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41.983 N 86.617 W (41°58'58" N 86°37'1" W)

Site elevation: 176 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 3 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 3 m above site elevation
Sea temp depth: 1 m below water line
Water depth: 20.7 m

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Conditions at 45026 as of
1250 GMT on 05/25/2016:
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): S ( 170 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 1.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 2.0 m/s
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 0.2 m
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 17.1 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 14.9 °C
5-day plot - Dew Point Dew Point (DEWP): 13.1 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 2 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 2 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
05251230   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.8 12.9---
05251220    S 2.0 2.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.8 12.9---
05251210   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.8 12.9---
05251200   SSE 1.0 2.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.7 12.9---
05251150    SE 2.0 2.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.7 13.0---
05251140    SE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.6 12.9---
05251130    SE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.6 12.9---
05251120    SE 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.8 14.5 12.8---
05251110    SE 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.7 14.4 12.9---
05251100    SE 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.3 13.0---
05251050   SSE 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.3 13.0---
05251040   SSE 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.3 13.0---
05251030   SSE 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 17.1 14.3 13.1---
05251020   SSE 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 17.2 14.6 13.1---
05251010    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 17.2 14.6 13.1---
05251000    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 17.1 14.7 13.2---
05250950    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.7 13.2---
05250940    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.7 13.2---
05250930    S 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.7 13.2---
05250920    S 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.7 13.2---
05250910    S 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.7 13.2---
05250900    S 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.7 13.2---
05250850    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 17.0 14.5 13.2---
05250840    S 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.7 14.5 13.1---
05250830    S 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.6 14.6 13.1---
05250820    S 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.6 14.6 13.0---
05250810   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.6 14.5 13.1---
05250800   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.6 14.5 13.0---
05250750   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.8 14.4 13.0---
05250740   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.8 14.4 12.9---
05250730   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 17.1 14.4 12.9---
05250720   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 16.9 14.4 12.9---
05250710   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 16.7 14.4 12.9---
05250700   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.7 14.5 12.9---
05250650   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.8 14.6 12.8---
05250640   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 17.0 14.6 12.8---
05250630   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 17.0 14.5 12.8---
05250620    S 3.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 17.1 14.5 12.8---
05250610    S 3.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 17.2 14.5 12.8---
05250600    S 3.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 17.3 14.5 12.8---
05250540   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 17.5 14.6 12.8---
05250530   SSW 4.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 17.9 14.7 12.7---
05250520   SSW 4.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 18.0 14.8 12.7---
05250510    S 4.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 18.1 14.8 12.7---
05250500    S 4.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 18.3 14.9 12.7---
05250450    S 4.0 5.0 0.3----- 18.2 15.0 12.7---
05250440    S 4.0 5.0 0.3----- 18.4 15.1 12.7---
05250430    S 4.0 5.0 0.3----- 18.5 15.2 12.7---
05250420    S 4.0 5.0 0.3----- 18.6 15.3 12.7---
05250410    S 4.0 5.0 0.3----- 18.7 15.4 12.7---
05250400    S 4.0 5.0 0.3----- 18.7 15.4 12.7---
05250350    S 5.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 19.0 15.4 12.7---
05250340    S 5.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 19.1 15.4 12.7---
05250330    S 5.0 5.0 0.2----- 19.3 15.5 12.7---
05250320    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 19.4 15.5 12.7---
05250310    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 19.8 15.4 12.5---
05250300    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 19.9 15.6 12.4---
05250250    S 5.0 5.0 0.2----- 20.5 15.7 12.3---
05250240   SSE 4.0 5.0 0.1----- 20.6 15.7 12.0---
05250230   SSE 4.0 5.0 0.1----- 21.0 15.5 12.2---
05250220   SSE 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 21.2 15.6 12.4---
05250210   SSE 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 21.2 15.8 12.8---
05250200   SSE 3.0 4.0 0.1----- 20.9 15.4 13.2---
05250150   SSE 3.0 3.0 0.1----- 20.9 14.9 13.6---
05250140    S 3.0 3.0 0.1----- 21.6 14.8 12.8---
05250130    S 3.0 3.0 0.1----- 21.8 14.9 12.8---
05250120   SSE 3.0 3.0 0.1----- 22.5 15.0 12.2---
05250110   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.1----- 22.6 14.9 12.4---
05250100   SSE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 23.1 15.1 11.2---
05250050   SSE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 23.0 15.2 11.3---
05250040    SE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 23.6 15.4 10.2---
05250030    SE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 23.8 15.4 8.5---
05250020    SE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 24.1 15.5 9.4---
05250010   ESE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 24.7 16.1 8.5---
05250000    SE 1.0 2.0 0.1----- 24.6 16.5 7.9---
05242350   ESE 2.0 3.0 0.1----- 23.1 15.9 9.4---
05242340   ESE 1.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.5 16.4 10.9---
05242330    E 2.0 3.0 0.1----- 22.8 15.9 10.5---
05242320    E 2.0 3.0 0.1----- 23.1 18.4 9.8---
05242310    E 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 23.2 18.9 9.7---
05242300    E 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 23.1 17.6 9.2---
05242250    E 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.3 16.3 12.2---
05242240    E 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.3 18.1 13.9---
05242230    E 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.2 19.0 14.3---
05242220    E 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.2 21.1 14.6---
05242210   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.1 21.0 14.7---
05242200   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.2 20.6 15.6---
05242150   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.8 21.1 15.7---
05242140    NE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 23.1 21.5 15.3---
05242130   NNE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.9 21.5 15.8---
05242120    NE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.9 21.3 15.9---
05242110   NNE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.9 21.1 15.7---
05242100   NNE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.6 20.4 15.9---
05242050    NE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.6 19.3 15.9---
05242040    NE 2.0 3.0 0.1----- 22.5 19.4 15.4---
05242030    NE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.4 19.5 14.8---
05242020   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.2 19.9 14.7---
05242010   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.2 19.8 15.4---
05242000   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.2 20.0 15.2---
05241950   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.0 20.1 14.6---
05241940    E 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.6 19.9 14.8---
05241930   ENE 1.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.7 19.8 12.9---
05241920   ENE 1.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.2 20.1 12.8---
05241910   NNE 1.0 1.0 0.1----- 21.8 20.2 14.6---
05241900   NNW 1.0 2.0 0.1----- 22.0 20.1 13.3---
05241850    NW 2.0 2.0 0.1----- 21.8 17.9 12.7---
05241840   WNW 2.0 3.0 0.1----- 21.9 15.8 13.5---
05241830    NW 1.0 1.0 0.1----- 22.3 15.7 13.6---
05241820   - 0.0 1.0 0.1----- 22.5 15.5 13.7---
05241810   - 0.0 0.0 0.2----- 22.0 15.5 15.2---
05241800   - 0.0 1.0 0.2----- 21.8 15.4 14.4---
05241750    S 1.0 1.0 0.2----- 21.8 15.3 13.4---
05241740    SW 1.0 1.0 0.1----- 21.7 15.3 12.6---
05241730   WSW 1.0 2.0 0.2----- 21.6 15.2 11.9---
05241720   WSW 1.0 2.0 0.2----- 21.2 15.1 11.7---
05241710    W 1.0 2.0 0.2----- 20.9 15.0 11.7---
05241700   WSW 1.0 2.0 0.2----- 20.5 15.1 11.0---
05241650    SW 1.0 1.0 0.2----- 20.3 15.0 10.8---
05241640   SSW 1.0 1.0 0.2----- 20.1 14.9 10.2---
05241630    SW 1.0 1.0 0.2----- 19.7 14.8 9.9---
05241620   SSW 1.0 1.0 0.2----- 19.2 14.8 10.3---
05241610    S 1.0 1.0 0.2----- 18.6 14.7 10.9---
05241600   SSW 1.0 2.0 0.2----- 18.2 14.7 11.0---
05241550   SSW 1.0 2.0 0.2----- 17.3 14.7 11.3---
05241540    SW 2.0 2.0 0.2----- 17.1 14.6 11.4---
05241530   SSW 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.2 14.5 11.2---
05241520   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 17.2 14.4 11.1---
05241510   SSW 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.6 14.3 11.3---
05241500    S 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 16.1 14.2 11.3---
05241450    S 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 16.2 14.2 11.4---
05241440   SSW 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 16.3 14.1 11.2---
05241430   SSW 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 16.3 14.0 11.1---
05241420   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 16.2 14.0 11.0---
05241410   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.2 13.9 11.0---
05241400    SW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.0 13.9 11.0---
05241350   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 15.9 13.8 11.1---
05241340   SSW 3.0 3.0 0.3 2---- 16.2 13.8 11.0---
05241330   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.3----- 16.1 13.7 10.8---
05241320   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.3----- 16.1 13.7 10.7---
05241310   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 16.1 13.6 10.5---
05241300   SSW 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 16.2 13.5 10.5---
05241250   SSW 4.0 4.0 0.2----- 16.4 13.5 10.0---

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 45026

Unit of Measure:   Time Zone:   
   1250 GMT   1230 GMT   1220 GMT   1210 GMT   1200 GMT   1150 GMT   1140 GMT   1130 GMT
Depth
m
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
   Dir
°
Speed
cm/s
1     220 9.0    230 11.0    240 12.0    220 11.0    220 13.0    210 12.0    200 10.0    200 9.0
3     230 12.0    220 14.0    220 12.0    200 12.0    210 13.0    200 12.0    200 13.0    200 12.0
4     220 10.0    230 13.0    220 12.0    210 9.0    210 11.0    190 12.0    210 9.0    190 15.0
5     240 4.0    240 7.0    230 8.0    220 7.0    220 8.0    230 9.0    230 8.0    230 11.0
6     200 7.0    200 5.0    210 4.0    180 5.0    200 7.0    170 3.0    280 3.0    170 3.0
7     180 6.0    220 4.0    220 4.0    170 6.0    150 7.0    190 2.0    150 3.0    30 1.0
8     170 4.0    180 4.0    40 2.0    250 5.0    160 3.0    130 4.0    130 3.0    130 4.0
9     160 4.0    230 2.0    130 3.0    90 2.0    110 4.0    70 7.0    130 3.0    80 5.0
10     100 5.0    80 3.0    80 4.0    70 4.0    60 1.0    70 10.0    90 6.0    80 5.0
11     110 6.0    70 3.0    100 6.0    90 4.0    350 3.0    40 5.0    50 3.0    50 4.0
12     120 7.0    90 4.0    70 2.0    110 2.0    110 3.0    50 3.0    60 3.0    130 3.0
13     140 5.0    30 1.0    150 2.0    110 1.0    140 4.0    90 2.0    290 0.0    220 2.0
14     170 4.0    210 4.0    190 4.0    100 3.0    150 4.0    130 3.0    160 4.0    180 2.0
15     150 5.0    180 2.0    180 2.0    80 0.0    150 4.0    120 4.0    200 2.0    110 2.0
16     130 6.0    180 3.0    260 2.0    260 3.0    160 2.0    110 2.0    70 1.0    150 3.0
17     180 3.0    40 0.0    250 2.0    150 1.0    140 2.0    180 5.0    190 5.0    170 3.0
18     220 3.0    30 1.0    230 1.0    260 4.0    190 0.0    220 1.0    190 5.0    220 3.0
19     230 5.0    180 3.0    190 3.0    200 4.0    200 2.0    190 3.0    210 2.0    190 3.0

Previous (up to 48) reports of ocean current data for 45026

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Ocean Conditions at 45026 as of
1250 GMT on 05/25/2016:

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):14.91 °C
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
05251230 1.014.86--------
05251220 1.014.82--------
05251210 1.014.79--------
05251200 1.014.76--------
05251150 1.014.72--------
05251140 1.014.67--------
05251130 1.014.63--------
05251120 1.014.57--------
05251110 1.014.49--------
05251100 1.014.36--------
05251050 1.014.34--------
05251040 1.014.32--------
05251030 1.014.32--------
05251020 1.014.52--------
05251010 1.014.63--------
05251000 1.014.69--------
05250950 1.014.73--------
05250940 1.014.73--------
05250930 1.014.73--------
05250920 1.014.72--------
05250910 1.014.72--------
05250900 1.014.72--------
05250850 1.014.55--------
05250840 1.014.54--------
05250830 1.014.61--------
05250820 1.014.62--------
05250810 1.014.55--------
05250800 1.014.53--------
05250750 1.014.49--------
05250740 1.014.45--------
05250730 1.014.43--------
05250720 1.014.45--------
05250710 1.014.47--------
05250700 1.014.53--------
05250650 1.014.58--------
05250640 1.014.58--------
05250630 1.014.58--------
05250620 1.014.56--------
05250610 1.014.54--------
05250600 1.014.53--------
05250540 1.014.64--------
05250530 1.014.66--------
05250520 1.014.73--------
05250510 1.014.82--------
05250500 1.014.88--------
05250450 1.014.97--------
05250440 1.014.96--------
05250430 1.014.97--------
05250420 1.015.13--------
05250410 1.015.27--------
05250400 1.015.25--------
05250350 1.015.23--------
05250340 1.015.20--------
05250330 1.015.18--------
05250320 1.015.20--------
05250310 1.015.02--------
05250300 1.014.82--------
05250250 1.014.71--------
05250240 1.014.56--------
05250230 1.014.53--------
05250220 1.014.55--------
05250210 1.014.59--------
05250200 1.014.58--------
05250150 1.014.58--------
05250140 1.014.59--------
05250130 1.014.62--------
05250120 1.014.68--------
05250110 1.014.68--------
05250100 1.014.74--------
05250050 1.014.78--------
05250040 1.014.82--------
05250030 1.014.80--------
05250020 1.014.82--------
05250010 1.014.87--------
05250000 1.014.88--------
05242350 1.014.81--------
05242340 1.014.70--------
05242330 1.014.68--------
05242320 1.014.66--------
05242310 1.014.66--------
05242300 1.014.71--------
05242250 1.014.69--------
05242240 1.014.65--------
05242230 1.014.73--------
05242220 1.014.77--------
05242210 1.014.81--------
05242200 1.014.75--------
05242150 1.014.72--------
05242140 1.014.71--------
05242130 1.014.78--------
05242120 1.014.78--------
05242110 1.014.74--------
05242100 1.014.86--------
05242050 1.015.07--------
05242040 1.014.93--------
05242030 1.014.97--------
05242020 1.014.95--------
05242010 1.014.93--------
05242000 1.015.06--------
05241950 1.015.07--------
05241940 1.014.99--------
05241930 1.014.90--------
05241920 1.014.84--------
05241910 1.014.83--------
05241900 1.014.77--------
05241850 1.014.70--------
05241840 1.014.57--------
05241830 1.014.56--------
05241820 1.014.57--------
05241810 1.014.56--------
05241800 1.014.54--------
05241750 1.014.55--------
05241740 1.014.49--------
05241730 1.014.50--------
05241720 1.014.47--------
05241710 1.014.40--------
05241700 1.014.35--------
05241650 1.014.35--------
05241640 1.014.26--------
05241630 1.014.27--------
05241620 1.014.25--------
05241610 1.014.22--------
05241600 1.014.21--------
05241550 1.014.24--------
05241540 1.014.22--------
05241530 1.014.20--------
05241520 1.014.18--------
05241510 1.014.20--------
05241500 1.014.18--------
05241450 1.014.13--------
05241440 1.014.08--------
05241430 1.014.05--------
05241420 1.013.98--------
05241410 1.013.93--------
05241400 1.013.91--------
05241350 1.013.88--------
05241340 1.013.85--------
05241330 1.013.80--------
05241320 1.013.74--------
05241310 1.013.67--------
05241300 1.013.53--------
05241250 1.013.50--------

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.