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Station BGCF1 - Big Carlos Pass, FL Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station BGCF1

Station BGCF1

Owned and maintained by COMPS (University of South Florida)
Shorebased Tower
26.404 N 81.881 W (26°24'16" N 81°52'52" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Anemometer height: 19.1 m above site elevation

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Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at BGCF1 as of
2354 GMT on 04/23/2014:
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): W ( 270 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 3.1 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 4.6 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1014.1 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 23.2 °C
5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW) Tide (above MLLW) (TIDE): 0.71 m
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 3 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 3 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
04232348    W 3.1 5.1----1014.0- 23.3---- 0.70
04232342    W 3.1 4.6----1013.9- 23.4---- 0.70
04232336    W 3.1 5.1----1013.9- 23.5---- 0.69
04232330    W 3.1 4.6----1013.9- 23.6---- 0.68
04232324    W 3.6 5.7----1013.8- 23.5---- 0.68
04232318   WNW 4.1 6.2----1013.7- 23.6---- 0.67
04232312   WNW 4.1 5.7----1013.6- 23.6---- 0.66
04232306   WNW 4.1 6.2----1013.6- 23.6---- 0.66
04232300    W 4.1 5.7----1013.5 +0.0 23.7---- 0.66
04232254   WNW 5.1 6.7----1013.5- 23.5---- 0.65
04232248   WNW 4.6 6.2----1013.4- 23.7---- 0.64
04232242   WNW 4.6 6.7----1013.5- 23.7---- 0.63
04232236   WNW 4.6 7.7----1013.5- 23.8---- 0.63
04232230    W 4.1 6.2----1013.5- 24.0---- 0.62
04232224   WNW 5.1 7.2----1013.4- 23.7---- 0.61
04232218   WNW 5.7 7.2----1013.4- 23.7---- 0.60
04232212   WNW 5.1 6.7----1013.5- 23.9---- 0.59
04232206   WNW 4.6 6.7----1013.5- 23.9---- 0.58
04232200    W 4.1 6.2----1013.5 -0.5 24.1---- 0.57
04232154    W 4.1 6.2----1013.5- 24.2---- 0.56
04232148    W 4.6 6.7----1013.4- 24.0---- 0.55
04232142    W 4.6 7.7----1013.4- 24.0---- 0.55
04232136    W 4.1 6.7----1013.4- 24.3---- 0.54
04232130    W 5.7 7.7----1013.4- 23.9---- 0.52
04232124    W 4.6 7.2----1013.4- 24.0---- 0.52
04232118    W 4.6 7.2----1013.4- 24.1---- 0.51
04232112    W 4.1 6.2----1013.4- 24.1---- 0.49
04232106    W 5.1 8.8----1013.4- 24.0---- 0.49
04232100    W 4.1 7.7----1013.4 -1.1 24.1---- 0.48
04232054    W 5.1 7.7----1013.4- 23.9---- 0.48
04232048   WNW 5.1 7.2----1013.4- 24.0---- 0.46
04232042    W 4.6 7.2----1013.4- 24.1---- 0.46
04232036    W 4.1 6.2----1013.4- 24.2---- 0.45
04232030    W 4.1 6.2----1013.4- 24.1---- 0.44
04232024    W 4.6 6.2----1013.4- 24.1---- 0.44
04232018    W 4.6 7.7----1013.4- 24.1---- 0.42
04232012    W 4.6 6.7----1013.3- 24.1---- 0.42
04232006    W 5.1 8.8----1013.4- 24.1---- 0.41
04232000    W 5.7 7.7----1013.5 -1.4 24.1---- 0.41
04231954    W 4.6 7.2----1013.5- 24.3---- 0.41
04231948    W 4.6 7.7----1013.5- 24.3---- 0.41
04231942    W 4.1 7.2----1013.6- 24.5---- 0.39
04231936    W 4.6 6.7----1013.7- 24.4---- 0.40
04231930    W 5.7 9.3----1013.8- 24.1---- 0.39
04231924    W 5.1 7.7----1013.9- 24.4---- 0.39
04231918    W 4.6 7.7----1013.9- 24.4---- 0.39
04231912    W 5.7 8.2----1014.0- 24.4---- 0.39
04231906    W 5.1 7.7----1014.0- 24.6---- 0.40
04231900    W 4.6 7.7----1014.0 -1.4 24.6---- 0.39
04231854    W 4.6 6.7----1014.1- 24.5---- 0.39
04231848    W 4.6 6.7----1014.1- 24.4---- 0.39
04231842    W 5.1 7.7----1014.2- 24.4---- 0.40
04231836    W 4.6 6.2----1014.1- 24.6---- 0.40
04231830    W 4.6 7.2----1014.1- 24.4---- 0.39
04231824    W 5.1 8.2----1014.2- 24.4---- 0.40
04231818    W 4.1 5.7----1014.3- 24.6---- 0.40
04231812    W 5.1 7.2----1014.4- 24.4---- 0.40
04231806    W 5.1 7.7----1014.5- 24.3---- 0.41
04231800   WSW 5.7 7.7----1014.5 -1.1 24.1---- 0.41
04231754   WSW 5.1 7.7----1014.5- 24.1---- 0.41
04231748    W 4.6 7.2----1014.5- 24.3---- 0.42
04231742    W 3.6 5.7----1014.5- 24.3---- 0.41
04231736    W 3.6 6.2----1014.5- 24.2---- 0.43
04231730    W 4.1 6.2----1014.6- 23.9---- 0.43
04231724    W 4.6 6.2----1014.7- 23.8---- 0.44
04231718   WSW 4.6 7.2----1014.8- 23.8---- 0.45
04231712   WSW 5.1 6.7----1014.8- 23.8---- 0.46
04231706   WSW 4.6 6.2----1014.8- 23.7---- 0.47
04231700   WSW 4.6 6.2----1014.9 -0.5 23.6---- 0.47
04231654    W 5.1 6.2----1014.9- 23.5---- 0.48
04231648    W 4.1 5.7----1015.0- 23.7---- 0.49
04231642   WSW 5.1 6.2----1015.0- 23.5---- 0.49
04231636    W 4.1 5.7----1015.0- 23.4---- 0.50
04231630    W 4.1 5.1----1015.1- 23.5---- 0.52
04231624    W 4.1 6.2----1015.2- 23.4---- 0.52
04231618   WSW 4.1 5.7----1015.2- 23.4---- 0.52
04231612    W 4.1 5.1----1015.2- 23.3---- 0.54
04231606    W 3.6 5.1----1015.4- 23.4---- 0.54
04231600   WSW 4.6 5.7----1015.5 +0.4 23.3---- 0.54
04231554   WSW 5.1 6.2----1015.5- 22.9---- 0.55
04231548   WSW 4.6 6.2----1015.5- 23.1---- 0.57
04231542   WSW 4.1 5.7----1015.6- 23.2---- 0.57
04231536    W 3.6 5.1----1015.6- 23.2---- 0.59
04231530    W 4.1 5.7----1015.6- 23.3---- 0.59
04231524   WNW 3.6 5.7----1015.6- 23.3---- 0.61
04231518    W 3.6 5.7----1015.6- 23.3---- 0.61
04231512    W 3.6 6.2----1015.6- 23.2---- 0.62
04231506    W 3.6 5.1----1015.6- 23.2---- 0.62
04231500    W 3.6 5.7----1015.6 +1.0 23.2---- 0.63
04231454    W 3.6 5.7----1015.6- 23.1---- 0.64
04231448   WNW 3.6 5.1----1015.6- 23.1---- 0.65
04231442    W 2.6 4.1----1015.6- 23.1---- 0.65
04231436   WNW 3.1 4.6----1015.6- 22.8---- 0.67
04231430    W 3.1 4.6----1015.6- 22.9---- 0.68
04231424    NW 3.1 5.1----1015.6- 22.6---- 0.68
04231418   NNW 4.1 5.1----1015.5- 22.7---- 0.69
04231412    NW 3.6 5.1----1015.5- 22.6---- 0.70
04231406   NNW 4.1 5.1----1015.4- 22.4---- 0.71
04231400   NNW 4.6 5.7----1015.4 +1.5 22.4---- 0.72
04231354   NNW 4.6 5.7----1015.3- 22.4---- 0.73
04231348   NNW 4.6 6.2----1015.3- 22.3---- 0.73
04231342    NW 3.6 6.7----1015.3- 22.5---- 0.73
04231336    NW 3.1 4.6----1015.4- 22.3---- 0.73
04231330   WNW 3.6 5.7----1015.3- 22.3---- 0.73
04231324    NW 3.1 5.1----1015.2- 22.1---- 0.73
04231318   NNW 3.6 5.7----1015.2- 22.0---- 0.73
04231312   NNW 4.1 5.7----1015.2- 22.0---- 0.73
04231306    NW 4.1 5.1----1015.1- 22.0---- 0.72
04231300   NNW 3.1 5.1----1015.0 +1.8 21.9---- 0.71
04231254    NW 3.6 5.7----1015.0- 21.8---- 0.71
04231248    NW 3.6 5.7----1015.0- 21.8---- 0.71
04231242    NW 3.1 5.1----1014.9- 21.8---- 0.69
04231236   NNW 3.6 4.6----1014.9- 21.7---- 0.69
04231230    NW 3.6 4.6----1014.8- 21.6---- 0.68
04231224    NW 3.1 4.6----1014.8- 21.7---- 0.67
04231218   NNW 3.6 4.6----1014.8- 21.6---- 0.66
04231212   NNW 3.6 5.1----1014.7- 21.6---- 0.66
04231206    NW 3.1 5.1----1014.6- 21.5---- 0.65
04231200    NW 3.6 5.7----1014.6 +1.8 21.3---- 0.64
04231154    NW 4.1 5.7----1014.6- 21.2---- 0.63
04231148    NW 3.6 4.6----1014.5- 21.1---- 0.62
04231142   NNW 3.1 4.1----1014.5- 21.2---- 0.60
04231136    NW 3.1 4.6----1014.4- 21.1---- 0.60
04231130    NW 3.1 4.6----1014.3- 21.0---- 0.59
04231124    NW 3.1 4.1----1014.2- 20.8---- 0.58
04231118    NW 2.1 2.6----1014.0- 20.8---- 0.57
04231112    NW 2.6 3.6----1013.9- 20.7---- 0.56
04231106    NW 2.6 3.6----1013.9- 20.7---- 0.55
04231100    NW 2.6 3.1----1013.9 +1.0 20.7---- 0.54
04231054    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.8- 20.7---- 0.52
04231048    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.7- 20.7---- 0.52
04231042    NW 2.6 2.6----1013.6- 20.7---- 0.50
04231036    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.5- 20.7---- 0.49
04231030    NW 1.5 2.1----1013.5- 20.7---- 0.47
04231024    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.4- 20.8---- 0.46
04231018    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.4- 20.8---- 0.45
04231012    NW 2.6 3.6----1013.3- 20.9---- 0.43
04231006    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.3- 20.9---- 0.42
04231000    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.2 +0.0 20.9---- 0.41
04230954    NW 2.1 3.6----1013.2- 20.9---- 0.40
04230948   NNW 2.1 2.6----1013.0- 21.0---- 0.39
04230942    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.1- 21.0---- 0.37
04230936   WNW 2.1 2.6----1013.0- 21.0---- 0.36
04230930    NW 2.1 3.1----1012.9- 21.0---- 0.35
04230924    NW 2.1 2.6----1012.9- 21.0---- 0.34
04230918    NW 2.1 3.6----1012.9- 21.0---- 0.32
04230912    NW 2.6 3.1----1012.8- 21.0---- 0.31
04230906    NW 2.1 3.1----1012.9- 21.1---- 0.30
04230900    NW 2.6 3.1----1012.8 -0.6 21.1---- 0.29
04230854    NW 2.1 3.1----1012.8- 21.1---- 0.27
04230848    NW 2.1 3.1----1012.8- 21.1---- 0.25
04230842    NW 2.1 3.1----1012.8- 21.0---- 0.24
04230836    NW 2.6 3.1----1012.8- 21.1---- 0.23
04230830   WNW 2.1 3.1----1012.9- 21.1---- 0.22
04230824   WNW 2.6 3.6----1012.9- 21.1---- 0.21
04230818    NW 2.6 3.6----1012.9- 21.1---- 0.20
04230812   WNW 2.1 3.6----1012.9- 21.1---- 0.19
04230806    NW 2.1 2.6----1012.9- 21.1---- 0.18
04230800    NW 2.6 3.1----1012.9 -0.9 21.1---- 0.17
04230754    NW 2.1 3.1----1012.9- 21.1---- 0.16
04230748    NW 2.1 2.6----1012.9- 21.0---- 0.15
04230742    NW 2.1 3.1----1012.9- 21.0---- 0.14
04230736    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.0- 20.9---- 0.13
04230730    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.1- 20.9---- 0.13
04230724    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.0- 20.9---- 0.12
04230718    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.0- 20.9---- 0.11
04230712    NW 1.5 2.6----1013.1- 20.9---- 0.11
04230706    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.2- 20.9---- 0.11
04230700    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.3 -0.6 20.9---- 0.10
04230654    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.3- 20.8---- 0.10
04230648    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.4- 20.9---- 0.10
04230642    NW 2.6 3.1----1013.3- 20.9---- 0.11
04230636    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.4- 20.9---- 0.10
04230630    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.4- 20.9---- 0.10
04230624    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.4- 20.9---- 0.10
04230618    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.4- 20.9---- 0.10
04230612    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.5- 20.9---- 0.11
04230606    NW 2.1 3.1----1013.4- 20.9---- 0.11
04230600    NW 2.1 2.6----1013.5 -0.4 20.9---- 0.11
04230554   WNW 1.5 2.6----1013.5- 20.9---- 0.13
04230548    NW 2.1 3.6----1013.5- 21.0---- 0.14
04230542    NW 2.6 3.6----1013.5- 21.0---- 0.14
04230536    NW 2.6 4.6----1013.6- 21.1---- 0.15
04230530    NW 2.6 3.6----1013.6- 21.0---- 0.15
04230524    NW 2.6 3.1----1013.6- 21.1---- 0.16
04230518    NW 2.6 3.6----1013.6- 21.1---- 0.17
04230512    NW 2.6 4.1----1013.6- 21.1---- 0.18
04230506    NW 2.6 3.6----1013.6- 21.1---- 0.19
04230500   WNW 1.5 3.1----1013.7 +0.3 21.1---- 0.20
04230454   WNW 1.5 2.6----1013.7- 21.0---- 0.21
04230448   WNW 1.5 2.6----1013.8- 21.0---- 0.22
04230442    NW 2.1 3.6----1013.9- 21.1---- 0.24
04230436    NW 2.6 4.1----1013.8- 21.1---- 0.25
04230430    NW 2.6 4.1----1013.8- 21.1---- 0.27
04230424    NW 3.1 4.6----1013.8- 21.2---- 0.28
04230418    NW 3.1 4.1----1013.9- 21.2---- 0.29
04230412    NW 3.1 4.1----1013.9- 21.2---- 0.31
04230406    NW 3.1 4.1----1013.9- 21.3---- 0.31
04230400    NW 3.1 4.1----1013.9 +1.1 21.4---- 0.32
04230354    NW 3.1 4.1----1013.9- 21.4---- 0.34
04230348    NW 2.6 4.1----1013.9- 21.6---- 0.35
04230342   WNW 3.1 4.6----1014.0- 21.6---- 0.37
04230336    NW 3.6 5.7----1014.0- 21.6---- 0.39
04230330    NW 3.1 5.1----1013.9- 21.7---- 0.41
04230324   WNW 3.1 7.2----1014.0- 21.8---- 0.41
04230318   WNW 4.6 6.2----1014.0- 21.7---- 0.43
04230312   WNW 4.1 6.2----1014.0- 21.8---- 0.45
04230306   WNW 3.1 4.6----1013.9- 21.8---- 0.46
04230300   WNW 3.1 4.6----1013.9 +1.6 21.9---- 0.47
04230254   WNW 3.1 4.6----1013.9- 21.9---- 0.48
04230248    W 3.6 5.1----1013.9- 21.9---- 0.51
04230242    W 3.6 6.2----1013.9- 22.0---- 0.51
04230236    W 3.6 5.1----1013.9- 22.0---- 0.52
04230230    W 3.1 5.1----1013.8- 22.0---- 0.55
04230224    W 2.6 4.1----1013.7- 22.0---- 0.54
04230218    W 2.6 4.6----1013.7- 22.1---- 0.55
04230212    W 2.6 4.1----1013.6- 22.1---- 0.57
04230206    W 2.6 3.6----1013.5- 22.1---- 0.57
04230200    W 2.6 4.1----1013.5 +1.2 22.1---- 0.58
04230154   WNW 2.6 4.1----1013.4- 22.1---- 0.59
04230148    W 3.1 4.1----1013.4- 22.1---- 0.59
04230142    W 3.1 4.1----1013.4- 22.1---- 0.61
04230136    W 3.1 4.6----1013.2- 22.1---- 0.62
04230130   WNW 2.6 4.1----1013.1- 22.1---- 0.63
04230124    W 1.5 2.6----1012.9- 22.1---- 0.63
04230118   WNW 2.1 3.1----1012.9- 22.1---- 0.64
04230112   WNW 2.1 2.6----1012.8- 22.1---- 0.66
04230106   WNW 2.1 2.6----1012.8- 22.1---- 0.66
04230100    NW 1.5 2.6----1012.8 +0.3 22.2---- 0.68
04230054   WNW 2.1 2.6----1012.8- 22.2---- 0.68

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