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Station LJPC1 - La Jolla, CA (073) Image indicating link to RSS feed of recent meteorological observations for station LJPC1

Station LJPC1
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Information submitted by Scripps Institution of Oceanography
C-MAN Station
32.867 N 117.257 W (32°52'0" N 117°15'24" W)

Site elevation: 0 m above mean sea level
Air temp height: 6.1 m above site elevation
Anemometer height: 20.2 m above site elevation
Water depth: 7.51 m

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Regional HF Radar Surface Current Observations


Conditions at LJPC1 as of
(8:24 pm PST on 11/23/2014)
0424 GMT on 11/24/2014:
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): ENE ( 70 deg true )
5-day plot - Wind Speed Wind Speed (WSPD): 1 kts
5-day plot - Wind Gust Wind Gust (GST): 4 kts
5-day plot - Wave Height Wave Height (WVHT): 3.3 ft
5-day plot - Dominant Wave Period Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 13 sec
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 10 meters (WSPD10M): 2 kts
5-day plot - Wind Speed at 10 Meters Wind Speed at 20 meters (WSPD20M): 2 kts
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
(PST)
   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
1123 7:24 pm  ENE 2 4 3.3 12----------
1123 6:24 pm   N 3 5 3.6 12----------
1123 5:24 pm   N 7 10 3.3 8----------
1123 4:24 pm  NNW 5 8 3.3 8----------
1123 3:24 pm   NW 6 8 3.3 14----------
1123 2:24 pm  WNW 4 6 3.3 12----------
1123 1:24 pm   NW 7 9 3.3 6----------
112312:24 pm   NW 7 10 3.0 7----------
112311:24 am  NNW 6 9 3.0 6----------
112310:24 am  NNW 8 9 3.0 6----------
1123 9:24 am   SW 1 4 3.3 7----------
1123 8:24 am   E 6 12 3.6 7----------
1123 7:24 am   E 5 11 3.6 7----------
1123 6:24 am   E 5 8 3.6 7----------
1123 5:24 am   E 5 8 3.6 7----------
1123 4:24 am   E 4 7 3.3 7----------
1123 3:24 am   E 6 11 3.6 8----------
1123 2:24 am   E 6 10 3.6 8----------
1123 1:24 am   E 8 11 3.6 7----------
112312:24 am  ESE 7 11 3.6 7----------
112211:24 pm   SE 6 9 3.3 11----------
112210:24 pm   SE 4 5 3.0 11----------
1122 9:24 pm   SE 3 6 2.6 11----------

Detailed Wave Summary
for LJPC1 as of
(8:24 pm PST on 11/23/2014)
0424 GMT on 11/24/2014:

These wave 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.

5-day plot - Significant Wave HeightSignificant Wave Height (WVHT): 3.3 ft
5-day plot - Swell HeightSwell Height (SwH): 3.3 ft
5-day plot - Swell PeriodSwell Period (SwP): 7.7 sec
5-day plot - Wind Wave HeightWind Wave Height (WWH): 0.0 ft
5-day plot - Wave SteepnessWave Steepness (STEEPNESS): SWELL
Previous observations
5-day plot - Significant Wave Height 5-day plot - Swell Height 5-day plot - Swell Period 5-day plot - Swell Direction 5-day plot - Wind Wave Height 5-day plot - Wind Wave Period 5-day plot - Wind Wave Direction 5-day plot - Wave Steepness 5-day plot - Average Wave Period
MM DD TIME
(PST)
  WVHT
ft
  SwH
ft
  SwP
sec
  SwD WWH
ft
WWP
sec
  WWD STEEPNESS APD
sec
1123 7:24 pm   3.3   3.3   6.2  - 0.0-  - SWELL-
1123 6:24 pm   3.6   3.3   6.2  - 1.0 3.7  - SWELL-
1123 5:24 pm   3.3   3.0   8.3  - 1.3 3.6  - AVERAGE-
1123 4:24 pm   3.3   3.0   8.3  - 1.6 3.6  - AVERAGE-
1123 3:24 pm   3.3   3.0   8.3  - 1.3 3.2  - SWELL-
1123 2:24 pm   3.3   3.3   6.2  - 0.3 3.6  - SWELL-
1123 1:24 pm   3.3   3.0   5.9  - 1.3 2.9  - STEEP-
112312:24 pm   3.0   2.6   4.2  - 1.6 3.1  - AVERAGE-
112311:24 am   3.0   2.6   4.2  - 1.6 2.9  - AVERAGE-
112310:24 am   3.0   2.6   6.2  - 1.3 2.9  - STEEP-
1123 9:24 am   3.3   2.6   4.2  - 1.6 3.1  - AVERAGE-
1123 8:24 am   3.6   3.0   5.0  - 2.3 3.2  - AVERAGE-
1123 7:24 am   3.6   2.6   5.0  - 2.6 3.3  - AVERAGE-
1123 6:24 am   3.6   2.3   4.3  - 2.6 3.2  - AVERAGE-
1123 5:24 am   3.6   2.3   5.3  - 3.0 3.3  - AVERAGE-
1123 4:24 am   3.3   2.3   4.3  - 2.3 3.3  - AVERAGE-
1123 3:24 am   3.6   2.6   5.9  - 2.3 3.6  - AVERAGE-
1123 2:24 am   3.6   2.6   5.0  - 2.6 3.7  - AVERAGE-
1123 1:24 am   3.6   3.0   4.2  - 2.3 3.3  - AVERAGE-
112312:24 am   3.6   3.0   4.8  - 2.0 3.1  - AVERAGE-
112211:24 pm   3.3   3.0   5.6  - 1.0 3.2  - SWELL-
112210:24 pm   3.0   3.0   5.9  - 0.0-  - SWELL-
1122 9:24 pm   2.6   2.6   5.9  - 0.0-  - SWELL-

Plot of wave energy versus frequency (and period)


Description of Measurements

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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.