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Station 46213 - Cape Mendocino, CA (094) Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station 46213

Information submitted by Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Waverider Buoy
40.295 N 124.732 W (40°17'41" N 124°43'55" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Sea temp depth: 0.46 m below water line
Water depth: 333 m

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Station 46213
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Conditions at 46213 as of
(4:22 am PDT)
1122 GMT on 05/27/2018:
     

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 - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 6.9 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 7 sec
5-day plot - Average Period Average Period (APD): 5.8 sec
5-day plot - Mean Wave Direction Mean Wave Direction (MWD): NNW ( 335 deg true )
5-day plot - Water Temperature Water Temperature (WTMP): 52.5 °F
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
(PDT)
WDIR WSPD
kts
GST
kts
WVHT
ft
DPD
sec
APD
sec
MWD PRES
in
PTDY
in
ATMP
°F
WTMP
°F
DEWP
°F
SAL
psu
VIS
nmi
TIDE
ft
0527 3:52 am--- 7.2 75.8NNW--- 52.7----
0527 3:22 am--- 6.6 75.9NNW--- 52.9----
0527 2:52 am--- 6.2 75.9 NW--- 52.9----
0527 2:22 am--- 6.2 65.7 NW--- 52.9----
0527 1:52 am--- 5.9 75.9 NW--- 52.7----
0527 1:22 am--- 5.2 65.8 NW--- 52.9----
052712:52 am--- 5.6 76.0 NW--- 52.7----
052712:22 am--- 5.6 65.8NNW--- 52.7----
052611:52 pm--- 5.2 205.9 SW--- 52.3----
052611:22 pm--- 5.2 106.0WNW--- 52.5----
052610:52 pm--- 4.9 55.8NNW--- 52.3----
052610:22 pm--- 4.9 206.0SSW--- 52.5----
0526 9:52 pm--- 5.2 65.9 NW--- 52.5----
0526 9:22 pm--- 5.2 95.9WNW--- 52.5----
0526 8:52 pm--- 4.9 85.8WNW--- 52.7----
0526 8:22 pm--- 4.9 95.6WNW--- 52.7----
0526 7:52 pm--- 5.2 95.8WNW--- 52.7----
0526 7:22 pm--- 5.6 105.9 NW--- 52.7----
0526 6:52 pm--- 5.2 96.0WNW--- 52.9----
0526 6:22 pm--- 5.2 116.0 W--- 53.1----
0526 5:52 pm--- 5.2 106.6WNW--- 53.4----
0526 5:22 pm--- 5.2 96.7WNW--- 53.6----
0526 4:52 pm--- 5.2 96.8WNW--- 54.0----
0526 4:22 pm--- 5.2 117.0WNW--- 53.6----
0526 3:52 pm--- 5.6 86.7WNW--- 53.6----
0526 3:22 pm--- 5.2 96.9WNW--- 53.6----
0526 2:52 pm--- 5.6 107.2WNW--- 53.4----
0526 2:22 pm--- 5.2 96.7WNW--- 53.4----
0526 1:52 pm--- 4.9 146.3 S--- 53.1----
0526 1:22 pm--- 5.2 96.2WNW--- 53.1----
052612:52 pm--- 5.6 116.5WNW--- 53.1----
052612:22 pm--- 5.2 106.4WNW--- 52.9----
052611:52 am--- 5.2 106.6WNW--- 52.7----
052611:22 am--- 5.6 106.8WNW--- 52.5----
052610:52 am--- 4.9 116.5WNW--- 52.7----
052610:22 am--- 5.6 107.2WNW--- 52.7----
0526 9:52 am--- 4.9 146.8 S--- 52.3----
0526 9:22 am--- 5.6 106.7WNW--- 52.2----
0526 8:52 am--- 5.6 146.6 S--- 52.2----
0526 8:22 am--- 5.9 106.3WNW--- 52.0----
0526 7:52 am--- 5.9 146.6 S--- 52.2----
0526 7:22 am--- 6.2 116.4WNW--- 52.2----
0526 6:52 am--- 6.2 106.6WNW--- 52.2----
0526 5:52 am--- 6.2 116.7WNW--- 52.3----
0526 5:22 am--- 6.2 117.0WNW--- 52.5----
0526 4:52 am--- 6.9 117.2WNW--- 52.7----
0526 4:22 am--- 6.2 116.9WNW--- 52.9----
0526 3:52 am--- 6.2 106.9WNW--- 52.9----

Detailed Wave Summary
for 46213 as of (4:22 am PDT)
1122 GMT on 05/27/2018:

These wave data are displayed in rounded times.

     

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 - Significant Wave HeightSignificant Wave Height (WVHT): 6.9 ft
5-day plot - Swell HeightSwell Height (SwH): 1.6 ft
5-day plot - Swell PeriodSwell Period (SwP): 13.3 sec
5-day plot - Swell DirectionSwell Direction (SwD):SSW
5-day plot - Wind Wave HeightWind Wave Height (WWH): 6.9 ft
5-day plot - Wind Wave PeriodWind Wave Period (WWP): 6.7 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave DirectionWind Wave Direction (WWD):NNW
5-day plot - Wave SteepnessWave Steepness (STEEPNESS):VERY_STEEP
5-day plot - Average Wave PeriodAverage Wave Period (APD): 5.8 sec
Previous observations
5-day plot - Significant Wave Height 5-day plot - Swell Height 5-day plot - Swell Period 5-day plot - Swell Direction 5-day plot - Wind Wave Height 5-day plot - Wind Wave Period 5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction 5-day plot - Wave Steepness 5-day plot - Average Wave Period
MM DD TIME
(PDT)
WVHT
ft
SwH
ft
SwP
sec
SwD WWH
ft
WWP
sec
WWD STEEPNESS APD
sec
0527 3:52 am 7.2 1.6 20.0SSW 6.9 6.7 NNWVERY_STEEP 5.8
0527 3:22 am 6.6 2.0 12.5SSW 6.2 6.7 NNW STEEP 5.9
0527 2:52 am 6.2 2.0 13.3 S 5.9 6.7 NW STEEP 5.9
0527 2:22 am 6.2 1.6 20.0 SW 5.9 6.2 NWVERY_STEEP 5.7
0527 1:52 am 5.9 2.0 16.7SSW 5.6 6.7 NW STEEP 5.9
0527 1:22 am 5.2 2.0 20.0 SW 4.9 6.2 NW STEEP 5.8
052712:52 am 5.6 2.3 13.3 S 5.2 6.7 NW STEEP 6.0
052712:22 am 5.2 2.0 10.5WNW 4.9 5.9 NNWVERY_STEEP 5.8
052611:52 pm 5.2 2.3 20.0 SW 4.6 6.2 NW AVERAGE 5.9
052611:22 pm 5.2 2.0 13.3 S 4.9 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.0
052610:52 pm 4.9 2.0 14.3SSW 4.6 5.0 NNWVERY_STEEP 5.8
052610:22 pm 4.9 2.6 20.0SSW 4.3 5.6 NW AVERAGE 6.0
0526 9:52 pm 5.2 2.3 13.3 S 4.6 5.6 NWVERY_STEEP 5.9
0526 9:22 pm 5.2 2.3 20.0SSW 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 5.9
0526 8:52 pm 4.9 2.0 11.1 W 4.6 8.3 WNW AVERAGE 5.8
0526 8:22 pm 4.9 2.3 10.5WNW 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 5.6
0526 7:52 pm 5.2 2.3 14.3 S 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 5.8
0526 7:22 pm 5.6 2.3 13.3SSW 4.9 9.9 NW AVERAGE 5.9
0526 6:52 pm 5.2 2.6 11.8WSW 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.0
0526 6:22 pm 5.2 2.6 11.1 W 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.0
0526 5:52 pm 5.2 2.6 10.5WNW 4.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.6
0526 5:22 pm 5.2 2.6 20.0SSW 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.7
0526 4:52 pm 5.2 2.6 13.3SSW 4.3 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.8
0526 4:22 pm 5.2 2.6 10.5WNW 4.3 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 7.0
0526 3:52 pm 5.2 2.3 14.3 S 4.9 8.3 WNW AVERAGE 6.7
0526 3:22 pm 5.2 2.6 14.3SSW 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.9
0526 2:52 pm 5.6 3.0 11.1 W 4.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 7.2
0526 2:22 pm 5.2 2.6 10.5WNW 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.7
0526 1:52 pm 4.9 2.6 14.3 S 4.3 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.3
0526 1:22 pm 5.2 2.6 13.3 S 4.6 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.2
052612:52 pm 5.6 2.6 10.5WNW 4.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.5
052612:22 pm 5.2 2.6 10.5WNW 4.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.4
052611:52 am 5.2 2.6 14.3 S 4.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.6
052611:22 am 5.2 2.6 10.5WNW 4.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.8
052610:52 am 4.9 2.6 10.5WNW 4.3 9.1 WNW AVERAGE 6.5
052610:22 am 5.6 3.0 10.5WNW 4.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 7.2
0526 9:52 am 4.9 2.6 14.3 S 4.3 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.8
0526 9:22 am 5.6 2.6 14.3 S 4.9 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.7
0526 8:52 am 5.6 3.0 14.3 S 4.9 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.6
0526 8:22 am 5.9 2.6 10.5WNW 4.9 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.3
0526 7:52 am 5.9 2.6 14.3 S 4.9 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.6
0526 7:22 am 6.2 3.0 10.5WNW 5.2 8.3 WNW AVERAGE 6.4
0526 6:52 am 6.2 3.0 14.3 S 5.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.6
0526 5:52 am 6.2 3.0 10.5WNW 5.6 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.7
0526 5:22 am 6.2 3.0 10.5WNW 5.2 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 7.0
0526 4:52 am 6.9 3.6 10.5WNW 5.6 7.1 NW AVERAGE 7.2
0526 4:22 am 6.2 3.3 10.5WNW 5.2 7.1 NW AVERAGE 6.9
0526 3:52 am 6.2 3.0 11.1WNW 5.2 9.9 WNW AVERAGE 6.9

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)


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.