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Station SBIO1 - South Bass Island, OH Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station SBIO1

Station SBIO1
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Owned and maintained by National Data Buoy Center
C-MAN Station
MARS payload
41.629 N 82.841 W (41°37'44" N 82°50'29" W)

Site elevation: 176.8 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 1.5 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 21 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 178.3 m above mean sea level

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Important Notice to Mariners

Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

Meteorological Observations from Nearby Stations and Ships Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations near station SBIO1

Sector pictures are available for this station at 0, 45, 90, 135, 180, 225, 270, 315 degrees.

(SECTOR PHOTOS ARE NOT IN REAL-TIME AND ARE NOT UPDATED!)


Conditions at SBIO1 as of
(4:00 am EDT)
0800 GMT on 10/24/2014:
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): SW ( 230 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 6 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 6 kts
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 30.10 in
5-day plot - Pressure Tendency Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.01 in ( Falling )
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 48.6 °F
5-day plot - Wind Chill Wind Chill (CHILL): 45.5 °F
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 6 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 6 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed, Wind Gust and Atmospheric Pressure Combined plot of Wind Speed, Gust, and Air Pressure
Continuous Winds
TIME
(EDT)
5-day plot - Wind Direction WDIR 5-day plot - Wind Speed WSPD
4:00 amSW ( 223 deg ) 6 kts
3:50 amSW ( 231 deg ) 7 kts
3:40 amWSW ( 241 deg ) 7 kts
3:30 amWSW ( 240 deg ) 8 kts
3:20 amSW ( 234 deg ) 8 kts
3:10 amSW ( 230 deg ) 7 kts
 
Peak gust during the measurement hour
TIME
(EDT)
5-day plot - Gust Direction GDR 5-day plot - Gust Speed GST
3:18 amSW ( 230 deg ) 10 kts
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
(EDT)
   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
1024 3:00 am   SW 7 8----30.11+0.00 49.8-----
1024 2:00 am   SW 4 5----30.11-0.01 49.8-----
1024 1:00 am   SW 6 6----30.11-0.02 50.5-----
102412:00 am   SW 5 7----30.11-0.01 50.9-----
102311:00 pm  SSW 6 7----30.11-0.01 51.1-----
102310:00 pm  SSW 8 9----30.13+0.00 52.0-----
1023 9:00 pm   S 4 4----30.12-0.03 50.7-----
1023 8:00 pm   S 5 5----30.13-0.02 51.4-----
1023 7:00 pm  WNW 2 2----30.14-0.03 50.4-----
1023 6:00 pm  NNW 3 4----30.14-0.04 54.3-----
1023 5:00 pm  NNW 4 4----30.15-0.05 54.7-----
1023 4:00 pm   NW 5 6----30.16-0.06 54.3-----
1023 3:00 pm   NW 8 9----30.18-0.07 52.5-----
1023 2:00 pm  WNW 10 11----30.21-0.04 51.3-----
1023 1:00 pm  WNW 11 12----30.23-0.02 51.3-----
102312:00 pm   NW 7 8----30.25+0.00 51.6-----
102311:00 am  NNW 7 8----30.25+0.01 49.5-----
102310:00 am   N 7 9----30.25+0.01 49.1-----
1023 9:00 am   N 3 5----30.24+0.00 46.6-----
1023 8:00 am   N 7 11----30.24+0.00 47.1-----
1023 7:00 am   N 7 11----30.24+0.00 47.1-----
1023 6:00 am  NNW 11 12----30.25-0.01 47.5-----
1023 5:00 am   N 7 9----30.24-0.02 46.8-----
1023 4:00 am   N 9 13----30.24-0.02 47.8-----

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.