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Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
24.693 N 82.773 W (24°41'36" N 82°46'23" W)
Site elevation: 0 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 17.4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 17.7 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 15.8 m above mean sea level
This station is the replacement for the failed Dry Tortugas station DRYF1.
Latest NWS Marine Forecast
Important Notice to Mariners
Search And Rescue (SAR) Data
Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships
Click on the graph icon in the table below to see a time series plot of the last five days of that observation.
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.
The weekly status report and the weekly maintenance report
also provide valuable station information.
Note that the payload types and the station locations occasionally change.
Please refer to the NDBC data inventory
for the data history of each station.