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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
0654 GMT on 04/20/2014:
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): NNW ( 330 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 4.6 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 6.2 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1015.7 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 20.1 °C
5-day plot - Tide (above MLLW) Tide (above MLLW) (TIDE): 0.33 m
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 4 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 5 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
04200648    NW 3.6 6.2----1015.8- 20.0---- 0.31
04200642    NW 4.6 6.2----1015.9- 20.0---- 0.30
04200636    NW 4.1 6.7----1015.9- 20.0---- 0.29
04200630    NW 2.6 4.1----1016.0- 20.2---- 0.28
04200624    NW 4.1 5.7----1016.0- 20.1---- 0.26
04200618    NW 4.6 6.2----1016.0- 20.0---- 0.25
04200612    NW 5.1 7.7----1016.1- 20.0---- 0.24
04200606    NW 5.1 7.2----1016.2- 20.1---- 0.23
04200600    NW 4.6 7.2----1016.2 +0.0 20.2---- 0.21
04200554   NNW 5.1 7.7----1016.2- 20.2---- 0.21
04200548    NW 5.1 6.2----1016.3- 20.3---- 0.20
04200542    NW 4.6 7.2----1016.4- 20.3---- 0.19
04200536    NW 5.1 7.7----1016.5- 20.4---- 0.18
04200530    NW 5.7 7.7----1016.6- 20.6---- 0.16
04200524    NW 3.6 6.7----1016.6- 20.7---- 0.15
04200518   WNW 3.6 5.1----1016.5- 20.6---- 0.14
04200512    NW 4.1 8.2----1016.6- 20.5---- 0.12
04200506    NW 5.7 8.2----1016.6- 20.5---- 0.11
04200500    NW 4.6 6.2----1016.6 +0.7 20.5---- 0.10
04200454   WNW 3.1 6.2----1016.6- 20.5---- 0.09
04200448    NW 3.6 5.1----1016.6- 20.4---- 0.09
04200442    NW 4.1 6.2----1016.6- 20.7---- 0.07
04200436    W 3.1 5.7----1016.6- 20.8---- 0.05
04200430    W 4.1 6.2----1016.7- 20.8---- 0.06
04200424   WNW 6.2 9.8----1016.7- 20.7---- 0.06
04200418   WNW 5.1 9.3----1016.7- 20.8---- 0.04
04200412    W 4.6 8.2----1016.6- 20.8---- 0.02
04200406   WNW 4.6 7.2----1016.6- 20.7---- 0.02
04200400   WNW 5.1 8.2----1016.6 +1.1 20.7---- 0.01
04200354   WNW 3.1 5.1----1016.6- 20.7-----0.00
04200348   WNW 3.1 5.7----1016.7- 20.8-----0.01
04200342   WNW 4.6 6.2----1016.7- 20.7-----0.01
04200336   WNW 4.1 6.2----1016.6- 20.6-----0.01
04200330    NW 4.1 7.2----1016.6- 20.5-----0.01
04200324    NW 3.6 5.7----1016.6- 20.6-----0.01
04200318    NW 3.6 4.6----1016.5- 20.6-----0.01
04200312    NW 3.6 5.1----1016.3- 20.5-----0.00
04200306   NNW 3.1 4.6----1016.2- 20.5---- 0.00
04200300    NW 3.6 4.6----1016.1 +1.0 20.5---- 0.01
04200254    NW 3.6 5.1----1016.0- 20.5---- 0.02
04200248    NW 4.6 6.7----1016.0- 20.4---- 0.02
04200242    NW 4.1 5.7----1016.0- 20.6---- 0.03
04200236    NW 4.6 6.7----1016.0- 20.5---- 0.05
04200230    NW 5.1 8.2----1016.0- 20.6---- 0.06
04200224    NW 4.1 6.2----1016.0- 20.6---- 0.07
04200218    NW 5.1 7.2----1016.0- 20.7---- 0.08
04200212    NW 4.6 7.2----1016.0- 20.7---- 0.09
04200206    NW 4.6 7.2----1015.9- 20.7---- 0.11
04200200    NW 5.1 7.2----1015.9 +1.0 20.8---- 0.12
04200154    NW 4.1 6.2----1015.8- 20.9---- 0.13
04200148   WNW 4.1 6.2----1015.7- 20.9---- 0.14
04200142    NW 5.1 7.7----1015.7- 20.8---- 0.16
04200136    NW 4.6 6.2----1015.6- 20.8---- 0.18
04200130   WNW 4.6 6.7----1015.5- 21.0---- 0.19
04200124    NW 4.6 7.7----1015.5- 21.2---- 0.21
04200118   WNW 4.1 6.2----1015.5- 21.3---- 0.22
04200112   WNW 4.6 6.7----1015.4- 21.3---- 0.24
04200106   WNW 5.7 8.2----1015.4- 21.3---- 0.25
04200100   WNW 4.6 6.7----1015.5 +0.8 21.2---- 0.27
04200054   WNW 4.6 8.8----1015.4- 21.2---- 0.28
04200048   WNW 4.6 7.2----1015.4- 21.3---- 0.29
04200042   WNW 5.1 7.2----1015.4- 21.3---- 0.31
04200036    W 5.1 7.2----1015.4- 21.3---- 0.33
04200030   WNW 6.7 10.3----1015.3- 21.3---- 0.34
04200024   WNW 5.7 9.8----1015.3- 21.3---- 0.35
04200018   WNW 6.2 8.8----1015.3- 21.3---- 0.37
04200012   WNW 5.1 7.2----1015.2- 21.3---- 0.39
04200006   WNW 5.7 8.2----1015.2- 19.1---- 0.41
04200000   WNW 6.7 9.3----1015.1 +0.5 21.2---- 0.42
04192354   WNW 6.2 10.8----1015.0- 21.3---- 0.44
04192348   WNW 5.1 8.8----1015.0- 21.4---- 0.45
04192342   WNW 5.7 8.2----1015.0- 21.5---- 0.47
04192336   WNW 5.1 6.7----1015.0- 21.7---- 0.48
04192330   WNW 6.2 9.8----1014.9- 21.7---- 0.50
04192324    W 5.7 7.7----1015.0- 21.7---- 0.51
04192318    W 6.7 9.3----1014.9- 21.7---- 0.53
04192312    W 5.1 8.2----1014.9- 21.8---- 0.55
04192306    W 4.6 7.7----1014.9- 21.9---- 0.55
04192300   WNW 6.7 11.3----1014.9 +0.4 21.8---- 0.57
04192254    W 5.7 9.3----1014.8- 21.9---- 0.58
04192248    W 6.2 9.3----1014.8- 21.9---- 0.59
04192242    W 7.2 9.8----1014.7- 22.2---- 0.61
04192236   WNW 5.7 7.7----1014.8- 22.2---- 0.62
04192230   WNW 6.2 8.8----1014.8- 22.4---- 0.63
04192224    W 5.7 9.8----1014.8- 22.4---- 0.65
04192218    W 5.1 8.2----1014.7- 22.3---- 0.66
04192212    W 5.7 8.2----1014.7- 22.4---- 0.68
04192206    W 4.6 8.2----1014.7- 22.6---- 0.70
04192200    W 5.1 7.2----1014.6 -0.3 22.6---- 0.71
04192154    W 5.7 8.8----1014.6- 22.9---- 0.73
04192148    W 5.1 9.3----1014.6- 22.7---- 0.74
04192142   WNW 6.2 8.8----1014.6- 22.6---- 0.75
04192136   WNW 6.2 8.8----1014.6- 22.5---- 0.77
04192130   WNW 6.7 9.8----1014.6- 22.6---- 0.77
04192124    W 5.1 8.2----1014.5- 22.6---- 0.79
04192118   WNW 6.7 9.8----1014.5- 22.2---- 0.80
04192112   WNW 6.7 9.8----1014.5- 22.4---- 0.81
04192106    W 6.2 9.3----1014.5- 22.7---- 0.83
04192100   WNW 6.2 8.8----1014.5 -0.4 22.6---- 0.84
04192054   WNW 6.2 9.3----1014.5- 22.7---- 0.85
04192048   WNW 5.7 7.7----1014.5- 22.8---- 0.85
04192042    W 5.7 9.3----1014.5- 22.8---- 0.87
04192036   WNW 6.2 8.2----1014.5- 22.7---- 0.87
04192030   WNW 6.2 8.8----1014.5- 22.5---- 0.88
04192024    W 7.2 10.3----1014.6- 22.5---- 0.89
04192018   WNW 6.7 9.8----1014.6- 22.6---- 0.89
04192012   WNW 6.7 9.3----1014.5- 22.8---- 0.91
04192006   WNW 6.7 9.8----1014.5- 22.7---- 0.91
04192000   WNW 6.7 8.2----1014.5 -0.7 22.7---- 0.91
04191954   WNW 7.2 10.3----1014.5- 22.7---- 0.91
04191948   WNW 7.2 9.8----1014.5- 22.5---- 0.90
04191942    W 4.6 9.8----1014.5- 23.1---- 0.91
04191936    W 5.1 7.7----1014.6- 23.1---- 0.89
04191930   WSW 7.7 9.3----1014.5- 22.9---- 0.90
04191924   WSW 7.2 9.3----1014.6- 23.2---- 0.91
04191918    W 4.6 6.7----1014.8- 23.4---- 0.89
04191912    W 4.6 7.2----1014.9- 23.5---- 0.88
04191906    W 4.6 7.7----1014.9- 23.4---- 0.87
04191900    W 6.2 9.3----1015.0 -0.6 23.2---- 0.87
04191854    W 4.1 5.7----1015.0- 23.5---- 0.86
04191848   WNW 6.2 8.2----1015.0- 23.2---- 0.86
04191842    W 5.7 8.8----1015.0- 23.2---- 0.85
04191836    W 5.7 8.2----1015.0- 23.1---- 0.84
04191830   WNW 6.2 8.2----1015.0- 23.0---- 0.83
04191824    W 5.1 8.2----1015.0- 23.3---- 0.83
04191818    W 5.1 7.7----1015.0- 23.3---- 0.82
04191812   WNW 5.7 7.7----1015.0- 23.2---- 0.81
04191806   WNW 5.7 8.2----1015.0- 23.3---- 0.80
04191800   WNW 4.6 7.2----1015.0 -0.8 23.3---- 0.79
04191754    W 5.1 9.3----1015.0- 23.2---- 0.78
04191748   WSW 7.7 10.3----1015.0- 22.9---- 0.77
04191742   WSW 7.7 9.3----1015.0- 23.0---- 0.76
04191736    W 6.2 8.8----1015.0- 23.1---- 0.75
04191730    W 7.2 9.8----1015.0- 23.0---- 0.74
04191724    W 7.7 9.3----1015.0- 23.2---- 0.72
04191718   WSW 8.2 9.8----1015.0- 23.3---- 0.72
04191712    W 7.2 9.8----1015.0- 23.5---- 0.70
04191706   WSW 6.7 8.2----1015.1- 23.7---- 0.69
04191700    W 5.7 7.7----1015.2 -0.4 23.4---- 0.68
04191654    W 5.1 8.8----1015.4- 23.3---- 0.68
04191648    W 5.1 8.2----1015.4- 23.2---- 0.66
04191642    W 5.7 8.2----1015.4- 23.4---- 0.64
04191636   WSW 7.2 9.3----1015.3- 23.1---- 0.63
04191630   WSW 7.2 9.3----1015.3- 23.1---- 0.62
04191624    W 7.2 9.3----1015.3- 23.2---- 0.61
04191618   WSW 7.2 8.8----1015.3- 23.1---- 0.58
04191612    W 7.2 9.3----1015.4- 23.1---- 0.58
04191606   WSW 7.7 8.8----1015.5- 23.1---- 0.58
04191600    W 5.7 9.3----1015.5 +0.3 23.6---- 0.55
04191554    W 4.6 6.7----1015.6- 23.8---- 0.55
04191548   WSW 6.2 8.2----1015.5- 23.4---- 0.55
04191542    W 6.2 8.2----1015.6- 23.2---- 0.53
04191536   WSW 6.7 8.2----1015.6- 23.1---- 0.51
04191530    W 7.2 9.3----1015.5- 23.3---- 0.51
04191524    W 5.7 8.2----1015.6- 23.5---- 0.50
04191518    W 4.6 7.7----1015.6- 23.7---- 0.50
04191512    W 4.1 6.7----1015.7- 23.5---- 0.49
04191506   WNW 5.7 8.2----1015.7- 23.2---- 0.50
04191500    W 4.6 7.2----1015.7 +0.8 23.5---- 0.49
04191454   WNW 4.6 6.7----1015.8- 23.5---- 0.49
04191448    W 4.1 6.7----1015.8- 23.7---- 0.49
04191442    W 5.1 7.2----1015.8- 23.5---- 0.48
04191436   WNW 4.6 7.2----1015.7- 23.5---- 0.46
04191430   WNW 5.1 7.2----1015.7- 23.5---- 0.46
04191424    W 4.6 6.7----1015.7- 23.6---- 0.46
04191418   WNW 5.7 7.7----1015.6- 23.4---- 0.47
04191412    W 5.1 6.7----1015.6- 23.6---- 0.47
04191406    W 4.6 7.7----1015.6- 23.6---- 0.46
04191400    W 5.1 6.7----1015.6 +1.3 23.8---- 0.47
04191354   WNW 3.1 5.1----1015.6- 24.2---- 0.45
04191348    W 3.1 4.6----1015.6- 24.2---- 0.48
04191342    W 3.1 4.1----1015.6- 24.2---- 0.48
04191336    W 3.1 4.1----1015.5- 24.1---- 0.48
04191330    W 2.6 4.6----1015.4- 23.9---- 0.47
04191324   WNW 4.6 5.7----1015.3- 23.7---- 0.49
04191318   WNW 3.6 5.1----1015.3- 23.8---- 0.49
04191312    W 3.6 5.1----1015.3- 23.9---- 0.49
04191306    W 3.1 4.6----1015.2- 23.9---- 0.49
04191300   WNW 3.1 5.1----1015.2 +1.6 23.9---- 0.51
04191254   WNW 3.6 5.7----1015.2- 23.8---- 0.51
04191248   WNW 3.6 5.1----1015.2- 23.8---- 0.52
04191242   WNW 3.6 5.7----1015.2- 23.9---- 0.53
04191236    W 1.5 3.6----1015.1- 24.0---- 0.54
04191230   WNW 2.1 3.1----1015.0- 23.6---- 0.55
04191224   WNW 3.1 4.6----1015.0- 23.3---- 0.55
04191218   WNW 2.6 4.1----1015.0- 23.3---- 0.56
04191212    NW 3.1 5.1----1014.9- 23.3---- 0.56
04191206    NW 3.6 5.7----1014.9- 23.3---- 0.58
04191200    NW 3.6 5.1----1014.9 +1.6 23.4---- 0.57
04191154    NW 3.1 4.6----1014.9- 23.3---- 0.58
04191148    NW 3.1 4.1----1014.9- 23.2---- 0.58
04191142    NW 4.1 6.2----1014.9- 23.2---- 0.60
04191136    NW 3.6 5.7----1014.9- 23.3---- 0.62
04191130   WNW 4.1 6.2----1014.8- 23.4---- 0.62
04191124   WNW 5.1 7.2----1014.8- 23.4---- 0.63
04191118   WNW 4.1 6.7----1014.6- 23.6---- 0.62
04191112    W 4.1 6.7----1014.5- 23.9---- 0.61
04191106    W 4.1 5.7----1014.5- 23.9---- 0.64
04191100    W 4.1 6.2----1014.3 +1.3 24.0---- 0.64
04191054    W 3.6 6.2----1014.3- 24.0---- 0.65
04191048    W 3.6 5.7----1014.1- 24.0---- 0.65
04191042    W 3.6 6.7----1014.1- 24.1---- 0.67
04191036    W 4.1 6.2----1014.1- 24.1---- 0.66
04191030    W 3.6 6.2----1014.0- 24.2---- 0.69
04191024    W 3.6 5.7----1014.0- 24.2---- 0.70
04191018    W 4.6 7.2----1013.9- 24.3---- 0.69
04191012    W 5.7 8.2----1013.8- 24.4---- 0.69
04191006    W 4.1 6.2----1013.7- 24.3---- 0.71
04191000    W 3.6 5.1----1013.6 +0.7 24.3---- 0.73
04190954    W 4.1 6.2----1013.5- 24.3---- 0.71
04190948    W 4.1 5.7----1013.5- 24.3---- 0.75
04190942    W 4.1 6.2----1013.5- 24.3---- 0.76
04190936    W 4.1 6.2----1013.4- 24.3---- 0.72
04190930    W 4.6 5.7----1013.4- 24.4---- 0.72
04190924    W 4.6 6.7----1013.3- 24.4---- 0.72
04190918    W 5.1 6.7----1013.3- 24.5---- 0.72
04190912    W 4.1 5.7----1013.2- 24.6---- 0.75
04190906    W 4.1 7.2----1013.2- 24.6---- 0.73
04190900    W 5.1 7.2----1013.3 -0.9 24.6---- 0.72
04190854   WSW 5.1 6.2----1013.3- 24.6---- 0.72
04190848    W 4.6 6.7----1013.2- 24.6---- 0.71
04190842    W 3.6 4.6----1013.1- 24.5---- 0.70
04190836    W 4.1 7.2----1013.1- 24.6---- 0.70
04190830    W 5.1 7.2----1012.9- 24.5---- 0.71
04190824    W 4.6 6.7----1012.9- 24.6---- 0.69
04190818    W 5.1 7.2----1012.9- 24.6---- 0.67
04190812    W 4.1 5.7----1013.0- 24.6---- 0.68
04190806    W 5.1 7.2----1013.0- 24.5---- 0.68
04190800    W 5.1 7.2----1013.0 -1.6 24.5---- 0.66
04190754   WSW 5.7 6.7----1012.9- 24.4---- 0.65

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