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Station DPHA1 - Dauphin Island, AL

Station DPHA1
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Station operated by Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Coastal Marine Station
30.251 N 88.078 W (30°15'5" N 88°4'40" W)

Anemometer height: 14 m above site elevation

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Ocean Conditions at DPHA1 as of
0330 GMT on 09/15/2014:

These oceanographic data are displayed in rounded times.

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.

 Depth (DEPTH): 2.2 m
5-day plot - Ocean TemperatureOcean Temperature (OTMP):30.17 °C
5-day plot - SalinitySalinity (SAL):26.96 psu
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT)Oxygen Concentration (O2PCT): 81.2%
5-day plot - Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM)Oxygen Concentration (O2PPM): 5.28 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
09150300 2.230.15-24.9882.30 5.41----
09150230 2.230.27-24.2685.20 5.61----
09150200 2.130.31-24.2988.90 5.85----
09150130 2.130.21-24.1681.40 5.37----
09150100 2.130.11-24.7676.50 5.04----
09150030 2.130.11-24.8278.60 5.17----
09150000 2.030.14-26.6978.10 5.09----
09142330 2.030.17-26.7487.80 5.72----
09142300 2.030.14-26.5480.70 5.26----
09142230 2.030.16-26.6584.40 5.50----
09142200 2.029.92-26.9584.40 5.51----
09142130 2.030.11-26.6693.90 6.12----
09142100 2.030.80-25.58104.90 6.80----
09142030 2.030.54-25.1997.20 6.34----
09142000 2.030.54-25.3992.90 6.06----
09141930 2.030.10-26.1092.40 6.04----
09141900 2.029.94-26.8292.20 6.02----
09141830 2.029.86-26.8889.70 5.86----
09141800 2.029.85-26.5491.30 5.98----
09141730 2.030.26-24.8395.80 6.29----
09141700 2.029.87-24.4291.90 6.09----
09141630 2.029.85-24.3291.70 6.08----
09141600 2.029.64-24.4090.70 6.03----
09141530 2.029.14-24.4786.10 5.77----
09141500 2.028.91-24.4581.90 5.51----
09141430 2.128.82-24.5280.20 5.41----
09141400 2.128.83-24.4779.20 5.34----
09141330 2.128.86-24.4379.60 5.36----
09141300 2.128.89-24.4478.90 5.31----
09141230 2.228.92-24.4578.40 5.27----
09141200 2.228.96-24.5378.10 5.25----
09141130 2.228.89-24.4777.80 5.24----
09141100 2.228.86-24.7279.10 5.32----
09141030 2.229.11-24.9484.30 5.64----
09141000 2.229.74-25.0484.30 5.58----
09140930 2.329.82-25.1584.30 5.57----
09140900 2.329.84-25.2283.80 5.53----
09140830 2.329.91-25.5283.80 5.51----
09140800 2.330.04-26.2880.70 5.28----
09140730 2.430.15-27.1977.70 5.04----
09140700 2.330.29-28.7974.50 4.78----
09140630 2.330.24-28.7476.70 4.93----
09140600 2.330.37-29.4873.80 4.72----
09140530 2.230.39-29.1274.20 4.75----
09140500 2.330.53-25.6777.80 5.06----
09140430 2.230.54-25.4686.60 5.64----
09140400 2.230.58-23.6390.90 5.98----

Solar Radiation Conditions at DPHA1 as of
0330 GMT on 09/15/2014:
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 - 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
09150300 0.0--
09150230 0.0--
09150200 0.0--
09150130 0.0--
09150100 0.0--
09150030 0.0--
09150000 7.0--
09142330 32.0--
09142300 65.0--
09142230 313.0--
09142200 436.0--
09142130 472.0--
09142100 589.0--
09142030 694.0--
09142000 792.0--
09141930 869.0--
09141900 916.0--
09141830 925.0--
09141800 950.0--
09141730 950.0--
09141700 927.0--
09141630 891.0--
09141600 829.0--
09141530 762.0--
09141500 684.0--
09141430 589.0--
09141400 507.0--
09141330 369.0--
09141300 206.0--
09141230 139.0--
09141200 47.0--
09141130 3.0--
09141100 0.0--
09141030 0.0--
09141000 0.0--
09140930 0.0--
09140900 0.0--
09140830 0.0--
09140800 0.0--
09140730 0.0--
09140700 0.0--
09140630 0.0--
09140600 0.0--
09140530 0.0--
09140500 0.0--
09140430 0.0--
09140400 0.0--

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.