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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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Owned and maintained by Limno Tech
Buoy
41.983 N 86.617 W (41°58'59" 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
Water depth: 20.7 m

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

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Conditions at 45026 as of
1350 GMT on 07/31/2014:
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): SSW ( 200 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): 0.7 m
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 3 sec
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 19.3 °C
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 20.0 °C
5-day plot - Dew Point Dew Point (DEWP): 15.3 °C
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 7 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
07311340   SSW 6.0 8.0 0.6 3---- 19.1 20.0 15.2---
07311320   SSW 6.0 8.0 0.6 3---- 18.9 20.1 15.1---
07311310   SSW 6.0 8.0 0.6 3---- 18.9 20.1 14.9---
07311300   SSW 7.0 8.0 0.6 3---- 18.8 20.2 15.0---
07311250   SSW 6.0 8.0 0.5 3---- 18.9 20.2 15.1---
07311240   SSW 6.0 8.0 0.5 3---- 19.0 20.2 15.2---
07311230   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.5 3---- 18.9 20.3 15.0---
07311220   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.5 3---- 19.0 20.3 15.1---
07311210    S 6.0 8.0 0.5 3---- 19.0 20.3 15.0---
07311200    S 6.0 7.0 0.5 2---- 19.0 20.4 15.0---
07311150    S 6.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.1 20.4 15.1---
07311140    S 5.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.2 20.4 15.3---
07311130    S 6.0 7.0 0.5 2---- 19.2 20.4 14.9---
07311120   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.5 2---- 19.2 20.4 14.8---
07311110    S 6.0 7.0 0.5 2---- 19.2 20.4 14.9---
07311100   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.2 20.5 14.9---
07311050   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.1 20.5 14.7---
07311040   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.1 20.5 14.4---
07311030   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.1 20.6 14.6---
07311020   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.0 20.6 14.7---
07311010   SSW 5.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.0 20.6 14.6---
07311000   SSW 6.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.1 20.6 14.5---
07310950   SSW 5.0 7.0 0.4 2---- 19.1 20.6 14.6---
07310940   SSW 5.0 6.0 0.4 2---- 19.0 20.7 14.6---
07310930    S 5.0 6.0 0.4 2---- 18.9 20.7 14.7---
07310920    S 5.0 6.0 0.3 2---- 18.8 20.6 14.5---
07310910    S 5.0 7.0 0.3 2---- 19.0 20.4 14.3---
07310900    S 5.0 7.0 0.3 2---- 18.9 20.4 14.0---
07310850    S 5.0 6.0 0.3 2---- 18.8 20.4 14.2---
07310840    S 5.0 6.0 0.3 2---- 18.7 20.4 13.9---
07310830    S 4.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 18.7 20.4 13.7---
07310820    S 4.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 18.6 20.4 14.0---
07310810    S 4.0 4.0 0.3 2---- 18.7 20.4 14.1---
07310800    S 4.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 18.8 20.4 13.8---
07310750    S 4.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 18.7 20.4 13.9---
07310740    S 4.0 5.0 0.3 2---- 18.8 20.5 14.0---
07310730    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.7 20.5 14.0---
07310720    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.6 14.3---
07310710    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.6 14.5---
07310700    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.7 14.8---
07310650    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.8 14.8---
07310640    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.7 20.9 14.8---
07310630    S 4.0 4.0 0.2----- 18.7 20.9 14.6---
07310620    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 18.7 20.9 14.6---
07310610    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.9 14.6---
07310600    S 4.0 5.0 0.2----- 18.5 21.0 14.7---
07310550    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 18.2 21.0 14.8---
07310540    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 18.1 20.8 14.6---
07310530    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 18.1 20.8 14.4---
07310520    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 18.3 20.8 14.4---
07310510    S 3.0 4.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.8 14.5---
07310500   SSE 3.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.8 13.9---
07310450   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.5 14.1---
07310440   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.4 20.1 14.2---
07310430   SSE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.3 20.1 14.1---
07310420    SE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.3 20.1 14.1---
07310410    SE 1.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.5 20.1 14.0---
07310400    E 2.0 2.0 0.2----- 18.6 20.1 13.4---
07310350    E 2.0 2.0 0.2----- 18.5 20.1 13.5---
07310340   ENE 2.0 2.0 0.2----- 18.4 20.1 13.5---
07310330   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.5 20.1 13.7---
07310320   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.2----- 18.4 20.2 13.7---
07310310   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 18.4 20.2 13.6---
07310300   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 18.4 20.2 13.8---
07310250   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 18.4 20.2 13.7---
07310240   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 18.3 20.2 13.8---
07310230   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 18.3 20.2 13.8---
07310220   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 18.4 20.2 13.8---
07310210   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.3 3---- 18.3 20.2 13.7---
07310200    E 2.0 3.0 0.4 3---- 18.3 20.2 13.9---
07310150    E 2.0 3.0 0.4 3---- 18.3 20.2 13.6---
07310140   ENE 2.0 3.0 0.4 3---- 18.1 20.2 13.9---
07310130    NE 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.9 20.2 14.0---
07310120    NE 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.8 20.2 13.5---
07310110   NNE 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.2 13.2---
07310100   NNE 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 20.1 13.2---
07310050   NNE 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.4 20.2 14.1---
07310040   NNE 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.4 20.1 14.2---
07310030   NNE 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.3 20.2 14.3---
07310020   NNE 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.2 20.2 14.3---
07310010   NNE 4.0 6.0 0.4 2---- 17.2 20.2 14.4---
07310000   NNE 5.0 6.0 0.4 2---- 17.2 20.2 14.6---
07302350   NNE 5.0 6.0 0.4 2---- 17.2 20.2 14.7---
07302340   NNE 4.0 6.0 0.4 2---- 17.1 20.2 14.7---
07302330    N 5.0 6.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.2 14.7---
07302320    N 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.2 14.6---
07302310    N 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.0 20.2 14.4---
07302300    N 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.2 14.5---
07302250    N 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.2 14.5---
07302240    N 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.2 14.5---
07302230    N 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.2 14.6---
07302220    N 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.2 20.3 14.5---
07302210    N 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.3 14.5---
07302200    N 4.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.0 20.3 14.3---
07302150    N 4.0 6.0 0.4 3---- 17.1 20.3 14.2---
07302140    N 4.0 6.0 0.3 2---- 17.1 20.3 14.3---
07302130    N 5.0 6.0 0.3 3---- 17.1 20.3 14.2---
07302120    N 5.0 6.0 0.3 3---- 17.2 20.3 14.2---
07302110    N 4.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.2 20.3 14.1---
07302100    N 4.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.2 20.4 14.2---
07302050    N 4.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.2 20.4 14.1---
07302040    N 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.2 20.4 14.1---
07302030    N 3.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.2 20.4 14.1---
07302020    N 3.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.1 20.4 14.0---
07302010    N 4.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.1 20.4 14.1---
07302000    N 3.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.2 20.4 14.3---
07301950    N 3.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.3 20.4 14.3---
07301940    N 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.3 20.4 14.3---
07301930   NNW 4.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.4 20.4 14.3---
07301920   NNW 3.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.4 20.4 14.4---
07301910   NNW 3.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.4 20.4 14.3---
07301900    NW 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.4 20.4 14.3---
07301850    NW 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.4 20.4 14.2---
07301840   WNW 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.5 20.4 14.2---
07301830   WNW 3.0 5.0 0.3 3---- 17.5 20.3 14.3---
07301820   WNW 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.6 20.3 14.5---
07301810   WNW 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.6 20.4 14.3---
07301800    W 3.0 4.0 0.3 3---- 17.5 20.3 14.3---
07301750   WNW 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.5 20.3 14.3---
07301740   WNW 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 20.3 14.2---
07301730   WNW 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 20.3 14.1---
07301720    W 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 20.2 14.2---
07301710   WNW 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 20.2 14.1---
07301700    W 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.2 14.1---
07301650    W 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.1 14.1---
07301640    W 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.1 14.0---
07301630    W 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.1 14.0---
07301620   WSW 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 20.1 13.9---
07301610   WSW 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.1 14.2---
07301600   WSW 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.0 14.1---
07301550    W 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 20.0 14.0---
07301540    W 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 20.0 14.0---
07301530    W 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 19.9 14.1---
07301520    W 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 19.9 14.0---
07301510   WNW 3.0 4.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 19.9 13.7---
07301500   WNW 3.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 19.8 13.8---
07301450   WNW 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 19.8 13.9---
07301440   WNW 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.6 19.8 13.9---
07301430    NW 4.0 5.0 0.4 3---- 17.7 19.8 13.9---
07301420    NW 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.7 19.8 14.0---
07301410    NW 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.7 19.8 13.9---
07301400    NW 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.8 19.8 13.9---
07301350    NW 4.0 5.0 0.4 2---- 17.8 19.8 14.0---

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:   
   1350 GMT   1340 GMT   1320 GMT   1310 GMT   1300 GMT   1250 GMT   1240 GMT   1230 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     40 7.0    40 6.0    50 7.0    80 7.0    80 9.0    80 9.0    70 10.0    50 8.0
2     240 1.0    10 2.0    350 1.0    190 1.0    40 2.0    360 3.0    20 3.0    360 4.0
3     350 7.0    340 8.0    350 6.0    350 7.0    0 6.0    330 10.0    350 10.0    360 7.0
4     350 12.0    340 9.0    350 12.0    350 10.0    360 9.0    340 11.0    350 9.0    350 9.0
5     350 11.0    340 9.0    350 10.0    340 9.0    350 8.0    330 11.0    340 11.0    350 9.0
6     340 9.0    330 8.0    340 10.0    350 8.0    340 8.0    330 10.0    340 7.0    350 8.0
7     330 7.0    320 7.0    350 8.0    340 6.0    330 5.0    340 8.0    330 6.0    330 5.0
8     330 7.0    300 7.0    330 6.0    310 7.0    310 3.0    320 6.0    310 4.0    320 2.0
9     310 5.0    290 6.0    320 4.0    300 4.0    290 3.0    300 3.0    280 3.0    20 2.0
10     210 1.0    180 3.0    210 2.0    160 3.0    150 4.0    190 3.0    180 2.0    150 2.0
11     190 5.0    150 5.0    160 4.0    150 7.0    160 7.0    180 6.0    170 4.0    190 4.0
12     160 5.0    140 6.0    150 6.0    150 6.0    160 7.0    180 7.0    190 5.0    190 5.0
13     160 6.0    150 7.0    160 5.0    150 5.0    150 5.0    200 6.0    200 5.0    190 3.0

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

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 45026 as of
1350 GMT on 07/31/2014:

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):20.02 °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
07311340 1.020.04--------
07311320 1.020.09--------
07311310 1.020.12--------
07311300 1.020.16--------
07311250 1.020.18--------
07311240 1.020.23--------
07311230 1.020.28--------
07311220 1.020.32--------
07311210 1.020.35--------
07311200 1.020.38--------
07311150 1.020.40--------
07311140 1.020.41--------
07311130 1.020.43--------
07311120 1.020.42--------
07311110 1.020.44--------
07311100 1.020.48--------
07311050 1.020.49--------
07311040 1.020.51--------
07311030 1.020.57--------
07311020 1.020.59--------
07311010 1.020.63--------
07311000 1.020.65--------
07310950 1.020.64--------
07310940 1.020.69--------
07310930 1.020.69--------
07310920 1.020.59--------
07310910 1.020.43--------
07310900 1.020.39--------
07310850 1.020.37--------
07310840 1.020.35--------
07310830 1.020.35--------
07310820 1.020.36--------
07310810 1.020.39--------
07310800 1.020.39--------
07310750 1.020.41--------
07310740 1.020.46--------
07310730 1.020.51--------
07310720 1.020.57--------
07310710 1.020.62--------
07310700 1.020.72--------
07310650 1.020.82--------
07310640 1.020.87--------
07310630 1.020.87--------
07310620 1.020.91--------
07310610 1.020.95--------
07310600 1.021.02--------
07310550 1.020.99--------
07310540 1.020.85--------
07310530 1.020.77--------
07310520 1.020.80--------
07310510 1.020.78--------
07310500 1.020.75--------
07310450 1.020.49--------
07310440 1.020.08--------
07310430 1.020.10--------
07310420 1.020.10--------
07310410 1.020.10--------
07310400 1.020.10--------
07310350 1.020.12--------
07310340 1.020.13--------
07310330 1.020.14--------
07310320 1.020.16--------
07310310 1.020.17--------
07310300 1.020.16--------
07310250 1.020.17--------
07310240 1.020.18--------
07310230 1.020.19--------
07310220 1.020.19--------
07310210 1.020.19--------
07310200 1.020.20--------
07310150 1.020.19--------
07310140 1.020.18--------
07310130 1.020.16--------
07310120 1.020.16--------
07310110 1.020.16--------
07310100 1.020.15--------
07310050 1.020.16--------
07310040 1.020.15--------
07310030 1.020.15--------
07310020 1.020.16--------
07310010 1.020.17--------
07310000 1.020.18--------
07302350 1.020.20--------
07302340 1.020.20--------
07302330 1.020.21--------
07302320 1.020.22--------
07302310 1.020.23--------
07302300 1.020.24--------
07302250 1.020.24--------
07302240 1.020.24--------
07302230 1.020.24--------
07302220 1.020.25--------
07302210 1.020.26--------
07302200 1.020.27--------
07302150 1.020.29--------
07302140 1.020.29--------
07302130 1.020.32--------
07302120 1.020.33--------
07302110 1.020.34--------
07302100 1.020.36--------
07302050 1.020.37--------
07302040 1.020.39--------
07302030 1.020.38--------
07302020 1.020.38--------
07302010 1.020.39--------
07302000 1.020.39--------
07301950 1.020.38--------
07301940 1.020.38--------
07301930 1.020.39--------
07301920 1.020.40--------
07301910 1.020.39--------
07301900 1.020.40--------
07301850 1.020.37--------
07301840 1.020.36--------
07301830 1.020.35--------
07301820 1.020.34--------
07301810 1.020.35--------
07301800 1.020.33--------
07301750 1.020.31--------
07301740 1.020.29--------
07301730 1.020.25--------
07301720 1.020.22--------
07301710 1.020.19--------
07301700 1.020.17--------
07301650 1.020.13--------
07301640 1.020.13--------
07301630 1.020.11--------
07301620 1.020.10--------
07301610 1.020.06--------
07301600 1.020.02--------
07301550 1.019.99--------
07301540 1.019.96--------
07301530 1.019.93--------
07301520 1.019.90--------
07301510 1.019.88--------
07301500 1.019.85--------
07301450 1.019.83--------
07301440 1.019.82--------
07301430 1.019.80--------
07301420 1.019.79--------
07301410 1.019.78--------
07301400 1.019.77--------
07301350 1.019.75--------

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.