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Station BSCA1 - Bon Secour, AL Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station BSCA1

Station operated by Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Water Quality Station
30.329 N 87.829 W (30°19'43" N 87°49'46" W)

Site elevation: sea level
Air temp height: 6.4 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 7.01 m above site elevation
Barometer elevation: 2.85 m above mean sea level
Sea temp depth: 2 m below MLLW

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Search And Rescue (SAR) Data

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Conditions at BSCA1 as of
2330 GMT on 11/24/2017:
     

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 ( 220 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 1.0 m/s
5-day plot - Atmospheric Pressure Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 1014.9 mb
5-day plot - Air Temperature Air Temperature (ATMP): 15.1 °C
5-day plot - Salinity Salinity (SAL): 22.63 psu
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 1 m/s
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 2 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
11242300 SSW 1.5-----1014.6- 15.3-- 22.67--
11242230 SSW 1.5-----1014.6- 15.4-- 22.73--
11242200 - 0.0-----1014.6- 15.9-- 22.86--
11242130 - 0.0-----1014.6- 15.8-- 22.90--
11242100 - 0.0-----1014.6- 15.6-- 22.94--
11242030 - 0.0-----1014.9- 15.4-- 22.94--
11242000 - 0.0---------- 22.91--
11241930 - 0.0---------- 22.92--
11241900 - 0.0---------- 22.92--
11241830 - 0.0---------- 22.94--
11241800 WSW 2.1---------- 22.93--
11241730 SSW 1.0---------- 22.91--
11241700 - 0.0---------- 22.89--
11241630 - 0.0---------- 22.86--
11241600 - 0.0---------- 22.89--
11241530 - 0.0---------- 22.87--
11241430  N 3.6---------- 22.77--
11241400  N 3.6---------- 22.75--
11241330 NNW 4.1---------- 22.77--
11241300  NW 5.1---------- 22.72--
11241130  W 1.5-------------
11241100  W 1.0-------------
11241030  NW 3.6-------------
11241000 NNW 4.6-------------
11240930  N 5.7-------------
11240900  N 5.1-------------
11240830  N 4.1-------------
11240800 NNW 4.1-------------
11240730  NW 3.1-------------
11240700  W 1.0-------------
11240630  W 0.5-----1015.9- 9.7-----
11240600  W 0.5-----1016.3 -0.3 9.6-----
11240530  W 1.5-----1016.6- 9.8-----
11240500  W 1.0-----1016.6 +0.0 10.2-----
11240430 WNW 3.1-----1016.6- 10.3-----
11240400 WNW 3.1-----1016.6 +0.7 10.6-----
11240330  NW 4.6-----1016.6- 11.2-----
11240300 WNW 3.6-----1016.6 +1.0 11.5-----
11240230 WNW 2.6-----1016.6- 11.8-----
11240200  W 0.5-----1016.6 +1.4 12.1-----
11240130  W 1.5-----1016.3- 13.0-----
11240100 WNW 4.6-----1015.9 +1.4 13.4-----
11240030 WNW 3.6-----1015.6- 13.7-----
11240000  W 2.6-----1015.6 +1.4 14.2-----

Ocean Conditions at BSCA1 as of
2330 GMT on 11/24/2017:

These oceanographic data are displayed in rounded times.

     

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 Depth (DEPTH): 2.0 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):14.85 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):22.63 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT):109.9%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 9.68 ppm
Previous observations
5-day plot - Ocean Temperature 5-day plot - Conductivity 5-day plot - Salinity 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT) 5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM) 5-day plot - Chlorophyll 5-day plot - Turbidity 5-day plot - pH 5-day plot - Eh
MM   DD    TIME
(GMT)
DEPTH
m
       OTMP
°C
   COND
mS/cm
  SAL
psu
  O2%
%
   O2PPM
ppm
CLCON
ug/l
TURB
FTU
PH EH
mv
11242300 2.014.80-22.67109.00 9.60----
11242230 2.014.72-22.73110.20 9.72----
11242200 2.014.56-22.86112.30 9.93----
11242130 1.914.49-22.90111.80 9.90----
11242100 1.914.44-22.94111.90 9.91----
11242030 1.914.44-22.94111.30 9.86----
11242000 1.914.40-22.91108.10 9.59----
11241930 1.814.37-22.92106.90 9.49----
11241900 1.814.29-22.92105.50 9.38----
11241830 1.814.19-22.94106.70 9.51----
11241800 1.814.26-22.93105.80 9.41----
11241730 1.814.35-22.91103.70 9.21----
11241700 1.814.40-22.89102.00 9.05----
11241630 1.814.39-22.86100.30 8.90----
11241600 1.914.39-22.8998.80 8.77----
11241530 1.914.34-22.8796.20 8.55----
11241500 1.914.29-22.8594.70 8.42----
11241430 1.914.26-22.7794.90 8.45----
11241400 1.914.24-22.7595.70 8.53----
11241330 1.914.30-22.7795.00 8.45----
11241300 2.014.23-22.7296.00 8.56----
11241230 2.014.27-22.6097.10 8.66----
11241200 2.014.28-22.5096.20 8.58----
11241130 2.114.46-22.3896.30 8.56----
11241100 2.114.52-22.2495.70 8.50----
11241030 2.114.50-22.2597.00 8.62----
11241000 2.214.51-22.2697.60 8.67----
11240930 2.214.52-22.2598.10 8.71----
11240900 2.214.55-22.2598.60 8.75----
11240830 2.214.58-22.2699.30 8.81----
11240800 2.214.62-22.2799.80 8.85----
11240730 2.214.68-22.31100.40 8.89----
11240700 2.314.73-22.30101.50 8.98----
11240630 2.314.76-22.28102.40 9.05----
11240600 2.314.79-22.26102.60 9.07----
11240530 2.314.82-22.27103.20 9.11----
11240500 2.314.85-22.31103.00 9.08----
11240430 2.314.91-22.31103.20 9.09----
11240400 2.314.95-22.28103.20 9.08----
11240330 2.214.98-22.27103.40 9.10----
11240300 2.215.01-22.26102.90 9.05----
11240230 2.215.05-22.26103.60 9.10----
11240200 2.115.09-22.28102.90 9.03----
11240130 2.115.10-22.28104.00 9.13----
11240100 2.115.13-22.29103.90 9.11----
11240030 2.115.20-22.31104.50 9.15----
11240000 2.115.27-22.31105.00 9.19----

Solar Radiation Conditions at BSCA1 as of
2330 GMT on 11/24/2017:
     

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 - Short Wave Radiation 1Short Wave Radiation 1 (SRAD1): 0.0watts/meter2
Previous observations
5-day plot - Short Wave Radiation 1 5-day plot - Short Wave Radiation 2 5-day plot - Long Wave Radiation
MM   DD    TIME
(GMT)
  SRAD1
w/m2
   SWRAD
w/m2
    LWRAD
w/m2
11242300 4.0--
11242230 23.0--
11242200 122.0--
11242130 193.0--
11242100 288.0--
11242030 370.0--
11240630 0.0--
11240600 0.0--
11240530 0.0--
11240500 0.0--
11240430 0.0--
11240400 0.0--
11240330 0.0--
11240300 0.0--
11240230 0.0--
11240200 0.0--
11240130 0.0--
11240100 0.0--
11240030 0.0--
11240000 0.0--

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